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Venezuela's Oil Co. Can't Copy Bribery Defendants' Docs

Law360, Miami (March 14, 2018, 11:03 PM EDT) -- The Florida federal judge overseeing Venezuela’s state-owned oil company PDVSA’s suit over an alleged bribery scheme said Wednesday he would modify a temporary restraining order to prohibit all defendants from destroying any records related to business with it, but stopped short of granting the oil company’s request to immediately access defendants’ servers and documents.

In a hearing in Miami, U.S. District Judge Darrin P. Gayles said he would order the dozens of defendants — which include international oil companies Glencore Ltd., Lukoil Petroleum Ltd., Vitol SA and others — to keep any records related to their business with PDVSA, but saw...

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March 3, 2018

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