The Human Touch - Corporate Counsel – The Amazon Post

Chevron's Views
And Opinions On
The Ecuador Lawsuit.

The Human Touch – Corporate Counsel

Date: Aug 18, 2014

Despite clear evidence of fraud on the part of the plaintiffs, Chevron was hit with a huge environmental judgment in Ecuador for allegedly damaging Amazon habitats. Despite appeals to courts in the United States and international forums, it looked as though Chevron would have to pay up. The company’s general counsel, R. Hewitt Pate, was determined not to let that happen.