Patton Boggs Seeks $22M Over Tossed Chevron Injunction

Law360, New York (February 16, 2012, 7:54 PM EST) -- Patton Boggs LLP sued Chevron on Wednesday to collect a $21.8 million bond the energy giant posted when it obtained an injunction blocking the enforcement of an $18 billion court judgment for a class of Ecuadorean plaintiffs, saying a decision later overturning the injunction entitles the firm to the funds.

Chevron was required to post the bond when a New York federal judge issued the injunction in March barring the enforcement of the judgment obtained by a class of Ecuadorean citizens who say Chevron predecessor Texaco...
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