This article provides information about the second legal enforcement action filed by Ecuadorian indigenous communities to force Chevron to pay for the clean-up of an oil disaster that resulted in several health problems and environmental destruction. The communities are requesting the seizure over $18 billion in company assets. The article also discusses additional charges existing against Chevron. Also included are a copy of the complaint against Chevron (in Portuguese) and an unofficial translation in English.
Article and accompanying documents re-posted as a PDF document with permission from the Asemblea de Afectados as part of an Institutional Repository collection to aggregate Latin American energy policy, dialogue, white papers, reports, and educational materials.
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Hinton, Karen. "Chevron faces asset seizure in Brazil over $18 billion Ecuador judgment." (2012). http://digitalrepository.unm.edu/la_energy_dialog/194