Chevron Blasts Donziger's Motion To Dismiss RICO Suit

Law360, Los Angeles (January 30, 2014, 10:49 PM EST) -- Chevron Corp. on Thursday said it has standing to pursue injunctive relief against attorney Steven Donziger and others the energy giant claims engineered a $9.5 billion Ecuadorian pollution judgment against it through fraud, decrying as "nonsense" Donziger's motion to dismiss its racketeering suit.

Chevron urged U.S. District Judge Lewis A. Kaplan to deny Donziger's post-trial motion to dismiss its RICO suit for lack of standing. Donziger has argued Chevron forfeited standing due to its post-trial decision to alter the terms of the injunction it is requesting...
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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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