Chevron Corp. v. Donziger

ELR Citation: 44 ELR 20044
No(s). 11 Civ. 0691 (S.D.N.Y. Mar 4, 2014) (Kaplan, J.)

A district court held that a multibillion dollar judgment granted by an Ecuadorian court for environmental pollution in the Amazon was procured by fraud and therefore enjoined the attorney and two of his Ecuadorian clients from seeking to enforce that judgment in the United States. Upon consideratio...