'Crude' Maker Fights Chevron In 2nd Circ. For Outtakes

Law360, New York (July 14, 2010, 4:17 PM EDT) -- Ecuadorean environmental claimants seeking $27 billion from Chevron Corp. and a filmmaker who documented their efforts sought Wednesday to convince a federal appeals court to reverse an order compelling the disclosure of film outtakes, saying the oil giant is trying to chill journalistic efforts.

Illan Maazel of Emery Celli Brinckerhoff & Abady LLP, who represents the Ecuadoreans, and Maura Wogan of Frankfurt Kurnit Klein & Selz PC, who represents filmmaker Joseph A. Berlinger, told the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit that the roughly...
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