Chevron Disputes $9.5B Award Authorship In Final Testimony

Law360, New York (November 25, 2013, 8:32 PM EST) -- Chevron Corp. presented the final witness in its New York racketeering trial over a $9.5 billion Amazon pollution award it claims is the product of fraud, seeking to show on Monday that forensic computer evidence directly contradicts the testimony of the judgment’s purported author.

As both sides prepare to present their closing arguments Tuesday morning, the oil giant ended six weeks of alternately grueling and dramatic proceedings with testimony from rebuttal witness and Stroz Friedberg LLP forensics expert Spencer Lynch, which was aimed at dismantling the...
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Chevron Corporation v. Donziger et al


Case Number

2:11-cv-00691

Court

New York Southern

Nature of Suit

Racketeer/Corrupt Organization

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Lewis A. Kaplan

Date Filed

February 1, 2011

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