Chevron Gets Access To More Email Data In Ecuador Row

Law360, New York (August 23, 2013, 4:37 PM EDT) -- Chevron Corp. on Thursday persuaded a California federal judge to allow it access to the Google and Yahoo email data of certain nonparties in its ongoing saga with Steven Donziger, the attorney representing a group of Ecuadorean plaintiffs accusing the energy giant over its predecessor's drilling operations in their hometown.

U.S. District Judge Nathanael Cousins granted Chevron’s bid to subpoena the email account information of nearly three dozen nonparty defendants known as the Doe defendants, although he narrowed the scope of the discovery request to only...
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