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Chevron faces asset seizure in Brazil over $18 billion Ecuador judgment

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Title: Chevron faces asset seizure in Brazil over $18 billion Ecuador judgment
Author: Hinton, Karen
Subject(s): Latin America
Ecuador
Brazil
Chevron
lawsuit
oil spill
oil
legal action
Sergio Bermudes
indigenous
Superior Tribunal of Justice
reciprocal treaty enforcement
health consequences
Amazon
Assembly of the Affected Ones
enforcement action
asset seizure
environment
environmental consequences
Abstract: This article provides information about the second legal enforcement action filed by Ecuadorian indigenous communities to force Chevron to pay for the clean-up of an oil disaster that resulted in several health problems and environmental destruction. The communities are requesting the seizure over $18 billion in company assets. The article also discusses additional charges existing against Chevron. Also included are a copy of the complaint against Chevron (in Portuguese) and an unofficial translation in English.
Date: 2012-06-28
Publisher: Amazon Defense Coalition
Citation: Hinton, K. (2012, July 28). Chevron faces asset seizure in Brazil over $18 billion Ecuador judgment. Amazon Defense Coalition
Description: Article and accompanying documents re-posted as a PDF document with permission from the Asemblea de Afectados as part of an Institutional Repository collection to aggregate Latin American energy policy, dialogue, white papers, reports, and educational materials.
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1928/21177
Available at: http://texacotoxico.org/eng/node/1259
http://chevrontoxico.com/assets/docs/2012-06-27-brazil-claim-portuguese.pdf
http://texacotoxico.org/eng/sites/default/files/Unofficial%20Translation%20of%20Brazil%20Claim.pdf

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America Defense Coalition.6.28.12.pdf 95.05Kb PDF View/Open Article
ChevronCourtCase.Port..6.28.12.pdf 6.382Mb PDF View/Open Portuguese version
ChevronCourtCas ... ranslation.Eng.6.28.12.pdf 274.7Kb PDF View/Open Unofficial English translation

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