Chevron Wins Access To Email Info In Ecuador Pollution Row
By Sindhu Sundar
Law360, New York (June 25, 2013, 11:04 PM EDT) -- A New York federal judge on Tuesday upheld its order allowing Chevron Corp. to subpoena Microsoft Corp. for email account information on nonparties in Chevron's racketeering suit against New York attorney Steven Donziger, who represents a group of Ecuadorean plaintiffs in an environmental suit against the energy giant.
U.S. District Judge Lewis A. Kaplan denied a bid by the defendants, as well as three unidentified individuals the probe would involve, to quash the subpoena. The judge ruled that the anonymous John Does challenging the subpoena had...