Plaintiffs Raise Chevron Damage Claim In Ecuador

Plaintiffs Raise Chevron Damage Claim In Ecuador

QUITO, Ecuador - (AP) The plaintiffs suing Chevron Corp. over oil contamination in the Ecuadorean jungle have raised their estimate of damages to a range of $40 billion to $90 billion. The previous estimate was $27 billion and was endorsed by a court-appointed expert. Full version available to lexis.com subscribers.