Star Chevron Witness's Credibility Under Fire In $19B Suit

Law360, New York (October 25, 2013, 7:18 PM EDT) -- A former Ecuadorean judge who claims he accepted bribes to influence litigation leading to a $19 billion judgment against Chevron Corp. faced an onslaught of questions from the defense Friday over admitted inconsistencies and exaggerations in prior statements and his own history of corruption.

In his second and final day of cross examination, Alberto Guerra — a pivotal witness in Chevron’s attempts to block global enforcement of the disputed award — weathered continued efforts of Steven Donziger and his co-defendants to undermine the credibility of his...
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Case Information

Case Title

Chevron Corporation v. Donziger et al

Case Number



New York Southern

Nature of Suit

Racketeer/Corrupt Organization


Lewis A. Kaplan

Date Filed

February 1, 2011

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