Board of Directors

Martin James



Martin has been a serial entrepreneur and technology consultant in the automotive industry for 20 years. He received his PhD in computer science from The Open University and has more than 30 years of experience with real time systems. Martin monitors group actions in the United Kingdom and Europe from a data-driven perspective and has a keen eye for data errors in CRM systems. He has been a third-party consultant for Microsoft, Netware and Cisco Systems and sits on the management boards of UK Legal Data and Neetrix, among others. Martin’s expertise in building systems for data management make him uniquely qualified to assist the Stichting Emission Claim in its efforts to bring justice to those harmed.

Emission Claim Foundation

Emission Claim is a not-for-profit foundation that helps victims of the fraudulent use of diesel vehicles' tampering software get compensation. The foundation wants to hold accountable the car manufacturers who misled their customers and flouted the environment

Who are our lawyers?

Emission Claim Foundation has appointed the Amsterdam-based law firm Kennedy van der Laan to represent them in the Diesel Emission Cases.

Since 1992, this renowned Dutch law firm has been collaborating with market leaders to provide pragmatic solutions for their clients' legal issues.

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Together we are strong

At Emission Claim Foundation, we believe that we are stronger together in the fight against negligent and powerful companies. Our goal is to advocate for the rights of individuals who may not have the means to resist on their own. By taking collective action, we combine our efforts to address misconduct. Join us and contribute to a better future for all of us.

Claim code compliance

The Emission Claim Foundation complies with the legal requirements of Article 3:305a of the Dutch Civil Code and the requirements of the Claim Code 2019. The Claim Code is a code for foundations and associations that are engaged in representing collective interests. The purpose of the code is to promote that the representative always prioritizes the interests of the affected parties.

Contact us

General enquiries can be sent to 
Questions surrounding participation in the diesel emissions case can be sent to
Barbara Strozzilaan 101 
1083 HN Amsterdam 

Compensation for diesel drivers

You could potentially receive up to €10,000 compensation (20% of the purchase value). Check your license plate to find out if you qualify.
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