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The Ecuador Lawsuit.

lawsuit myths

October 23, 2009

Myth 5: Texaco Petroleum is solely responsible for the problems in Ecuador’s Oriente region

Chevron is being blamed for a situation that is the sole responsibility of the Ecuadorian government and Petroecuador. Petroecuador, Ecuador’s …

October 22, 2009

Myth 4: Oil contamination in water is the biggest health threat facing the Oriente

There is no question that the people of the Oriente region of Ecuador face a series of challenges regarding health …

October 21, 2009

Myth 3: The judicial system in Ecuador is fair and independent

The judicial system in Ecuador is not fair and is far from independent. Since assuming office in January 2007, President …

October 20, 2009

Myth 2: There have been over 1,400 cancer deaths as a result of oil pollution

The cancer claims made by Richard Cabrera is one of the most shocking examples of the absurdity of his work.  …

October 19, 2009

Trial lawyers seeking a major payday don’t often want the facts to get in the way of a good story

And they’ll keep telling their story over and over again with more and more embellishment until someone either confronts them …