The U.S. Supreme Court on May 21, 2018, announced that it would hear the landmark lawsuit, filed by the villagers of Mundra, challenging the absolute immunity of powerful institutions like the International Finance Corporation (IFC).
The villagers were affected by the coal-fired Tata Mundra Ultra Mega Project, which was partially funded by the IFC.
US Supreme Court to Hear Dispute Over Tata Mundra Power Plant (Business Line)
Indian fishermen hail US Supreme Court decision to hear World Bank suit (The Straits Times)
US Supreme Court to hear dispute over power plant in Gujarat (Money Control)
US Supreme Court to hear dispute over power plant in Gujarat (Times of India)