Ecuador’s State-Sponsored Activism Continues in the U.S.

June 29, 2015 • Chevron Ecuador Blog Post

Earlier this year, we documented how the government of Ecuador was waging a campaign of state-sponsored activism and judicial intimidation against both Chevron and an International Arbitration Tribunal that was considering denial of justice claims by Chevron against the Republic of Ecuador. The campaign, financed and organized by the government of Ecuador, included the bussing of hundreds of protestors to Washington DC in April to protest outside of the World Bank, where the tribunal was holding a hearing under the auspices of the Bilateral Investment Treaty (BIT) between the United States and Ecuador. Read more>>

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chevronecuadorEcuador’s State-Sponsored Activism Continues in the U.S.

Forensic Analysis Confirms the Overwhelming Evidence That Donziger and His Associates Ghostwrote the Lago Agrio Judgment

May 26, 2015 • Chevron Ecuador Blog Post

Steven Donziger and his few remaining supporters have been trumpeting a computer forensics report that they claim is a “game changer” in their decades-long attempt to extort billions of dollars from Chevron and to distract from the U.S. federal court’s ruling against them. But recent testimony by the report’s author confirms that the $9.5 billion Ecuadorian judgment against Chevron was …

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chevronecuadorForensic Analysis Confirms the Overwhelming Evidence That Donziger and His Associates Ghostwrote the Lago Agrio Judgment

Will Ecuador’s Paid Protesters Get a Raise This Year?

May 12, 2015 • Chevron Ecuador Blog Post

Spring is here and, true to form, paid protestors are gearing up for another season of state-sponsored activism and judicial intimidation. The few remaining supporters of the “legal fraud of the century” have already begun a year of manufactured campaigns against Chevron, paid for by the government of Ecuador. Read more>>

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chevronecuadorWill Ecuador’s Paid Protesters Get a Raise This Year?

Another Key Funder of Fraudulent Ecuador Litigation Against Chevron Withdraws Support

May 4, 2015 • Chevron Ecuador Blog Post

Chevron has reached a settlement agreement with Woodsford Litigation Funding Limited, a U.K.-based litigation funder that provided $2.5 million in funding to the fraudulent lawsuit against Chevron in Ecuador. Chevron brought conspiracy claims against Woodsford in Gibraltar for the company’s role in funding and advancing the fraudulent lawsuit. In the settlement Woodsford has resolved those claims by withdrawing all financial support related to the Ecuador litigation and assigning all of its interest in the litigation to Chevron. Chevron, in turn, has agreed to release all of its claims against Woodsford and Woodsford’s Gibraltar-based funding entity, Temeraire Limited. Read more>>

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chevronecuadorAnother Key Funder of Fraudulent Ecuador Litigation Against Chevron Withdraws Support

Revealed by Amazon Watch: Desperation!

April 9, 2015 • Chevron Ecuador Blog Post

Recently Amazon Watch – one of the few remaining supporters of Steven Donziger, the lawyer behind the fraudulent lawsuit against Chevron in Ecuador – issued a press release claiming to have obtained videos containing “smoking gun” evidence that Chevron tried to hide contamination in Ecuador. Upon viewing the videos, however, viewers will find that the only revelation made by their …

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chevronecuadorRevealed by Amazon Watch: Desperation!

Who is Amazon Watch, And Who Do They Really Work For?

April 1, 2015 • Chevron Ecuador Blog Post

For years, a San Francisco-based activist organization, Amazon Watch, has made Chevron the target of an unrelenting smear campaign based on false allegations of environmental and social harms in the Amazon region of Ecuador. But who is Amazon Watch, and who do they really work for?  The short answer is that Amazon Watch is a key player in a fraudulent …

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chevronecuadorWho is Amazon Watch, And Who Do They Really Work For?