Patton Boggs Faces Transfer Of $22M Chevron Bond Suit

Law360, Los Angeles (July 19, 2012, 7:24 PM EDT) -- Patton Boggs LLP's suit over a $21.8 million bond Chevron Corp. posted for an injunction blocking an $18 billion Ecuadorean environmental judgment should be moved to the New York federal court that issued the since-overturned injunction, a New Jersey magistrate judge recommended Wednesday.

U.S. Magistrate Judge Cathy L. Waldor issued a report recommending that a New Jersey federal court grant Chevron's motion to transfer the case to U.S. District Judge Lewis Kaplan, the New York federal judge who granted the injunction after the oil giant raised...
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