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February 17, 2012

The Fraudulent Chevron Ecuador Lawsuit: Setting the Record Straight (Part III: Did International Oil Firms Despoil Eastern Ecuador’s Environment?)

In a three-part series, Professor Douglas Southgate of Ohio State University, examines the Chevron Ecuador lawsuit at length: This post …

October 10, 2011

Lago Agrio Plaintiffs’ New York Lobbying and Political Influence Campaign Exposed

On October 7, 2011, Chevron submitted to the office of the New York State Comptroller a request under New York’s …

June 6, 2011

Netright Daily – Chevron RICO Complaints Point to Collusion Between Trial Lawyers, Ecuadorian Courts and Green Groups

This article traces the development of the racketeering suit Chevron filed against the trial lawyers and consultants leading a fraudulent …

June 1, 2011

Fortune – New fraud allegations in the Chevron Lago Agrio case

This article explores the evidence of fraud in the Chevron Ecuador case: Ordinarily, an allegation that plaintiffs lawyers may have …

May 26, 2011

Shopfloor – Activists Ignore Evidence to Back Shakedown Suit Against Chevron

Shopfloor weighs in on the recent developments in the Chevron Ecuador case: Activists and apologists for the shakedown litigation over …

May 16, 2011

Center for Individual Freedom – Chevron/Ecuador Judge Smacks Down Lawyers

In the second part of his discussion of the Chevron Ecuador lawsuit, this blogger writes about the trial’s legal developments …

May 9, 2011

Reuters – US judge in Chevron-Ecuador case won’t recuse self

Update in Chevron Ecuador case regarding the court that blocked enforcement of the judgment: The U.S. judge who has temporarily …

April 18, 2011

Courthouse News Service – Ecuadoreans Must Defend $18B Award at Nov. Trial

A federal court has granted Chevron its bifurcation motion and is expediting Chevron’s declaratory relief claim to trial in November. …

April 14, 2011

Knight Center for Journalism in the Americas – U.S. state department criticizes “deterioration” of free expression in Ecuador

This blog writes about the U.S. State Department’s report on Ecuador: The United States Department of State’s 2010 Human Rights …

April 12, 2011

Associated Press – US envoy departs Ecuador, expelled over criticism

The U.S. ambassador has left Ecuador following last week’s decision to expel her: U.S. Ambassador Heather Hodges left Ecuador on …

March 31, 2011

Reuters – Kinross Gold to invest $1.1 bln in Ecuador mine

Plans to move forward with a mine in Ecuador: Canada’s Kinross Gold (K.TO: Quote) will invest $1.1 billion in Ecuador’s …

February 25, 2011

Dow Jones – Ecuador’s 2010 Remittances Fall 7% On Year To $2.32B

News about Ecuadorians living abroad and sending remittances to their home country: Remittances by Ecuadoreans living abroad totaled $2.32 billion …