Chevron: Separate Arbitration Award Has No Bearing On Lago Agrio Litigation

(August 31, 2015, 11:29 AM EDT) -- NEW YORK — The attorneys representing Chevron Corp. on Aug. 11 filed a letter with the Second Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals, contending that contrary to the argument of the attorney representing a group of Ecuadorian residents who won an $18.5 billion judgment against the company, a ruling in a different federal court that upheld an arbitration award related to the case has “no bearing” on the attorney’s standing or his arguments (Chevron Corporation v. Steven R. Donziger, et al., No. 14-826, 2nd Cir.).

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