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April 26, 2010

The Trial Lawyers Suing Chevron Fail to Explain Away Their Fraud

Reeling from the public revelation that they submitted fraudulent expert reports to the court in Lago Agrio, the Amazon Defense …

February 12, 2010

Cabrera’s Report: The Significant Flaws

Earlier in the week it was revealed that the author of a report recommending Chevron pay $27 billion in damages …

February 11, 2010

Amazon Defense Front Gets It Wrong — Again – Amazon Defense Front defense of Richard Cabrera shows the group favors greed over a fair trial

New revelation of a conflict of interest for the author of a report recommending that Chevron pay $27 billion in …

January 21, 2010

Lawyers for the Government of Ecuador Engage in Revisionist History – Myth of Jurisdiction Exposed

Lawyers for the Government of Ecuador Engage in Revisionist History- Myth of Jurisdiction Exposed “In a lawsuit filed Thursday, the …

December 17, 2009

What’s behind the $27 billion figure?

U.S. trial lawyers representing 48 Ecuadorian plaintiffs (not 30,000) are attempting to hold Chevron liable for more than $27 billion. …

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 14, 2009

Plaintiffs’ Lawyers’ Statements on Groundwater Contamination Misleading and Incorrect

In virtually every public statement and news release, the plaintiffs’ lawyers and their activist NGO partners claim that the remediated …

July 21, 2009

Who Signed-Off On Texaco’s Remediation?

FICTION: “Well, our clients never released Texaco.” – Steven Donziger, 60 Minutes, May 3, 2009 FACT: The U.S.-based trial lawyers …

June 9, 2009

Ecuador government signed off on Texaco cleanup in 1998

FICTION: “‘Chevron’s mischaracterization of the evidence against it in Ecuador is a clear example of insensitivity to human suffering and …

June 2, 2009

Hundreds of government officials signed off on remediation

FICTION: “Chevron claims it ‘remediated’ the environmental damage in the mid-1990s despite the fact a team of court experts found …

May 27, 2009

Texaco remediation was thorough and complete

FICTION: “…[N]ew proof has emerged that the oil giant never touched the majority of toxic waste pits that it certified …