Category Archive for: Canada Hearing

Ecuadorian Indigenous People prove that Chevron is an Asset of Chevron Corporation

In the hearing held on April 17th and 18th, Ecuadorians indigenous and farmers presented evidence of the fact that Chevron Canada is an asset of Chevron Corporation, which would trigger the collection of the 9,5 billion US $ sentence in favor of the people of Ecuador affected by the company’s oil operations. The victims of…

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Indigenous Leaders from Ecuador united to confront Oil Giant Chevron in Ontario Court

OTTAWA, TORONTO –  On April 17th and 18th the Court of Appeals of Ontario, will be the setting in which Ecuadorian plaintiffs will demonstrate that Chevron Canada is wholly owned by Chevron Corporation, which would allow the indigenous and peasant people of Ecuador to enforce the judgement of more than 9.5 billon dollars, issued by the…

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Chevron Case – New Hearing in Canada

On the 17th and 18th of April it will take place a new hearing which will face the Ecuadorian people against the oil company Chevron in Canada. Guillermo Grefa, member of the Kichwa indigenous community of Rumipamba (Orellana) and Jaime Vargas, president of the CONAIE (Ecuadorian Confederation of Indigenous Nationalities) will participate on behalf of…

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Stages of the Chevron Case

On November 3, 1993, 75 people, including settler-farmers and indigenous people of the Cofan, Secoya and Kichwa nationalities from the Orellana and Sucumbios provinces, filed a class-action lawsuit against the oil company Texaco in the Southern District Court of New York. They accused the company of polluting the environment and affecting public health due to…

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Ontario Court gives a Green Light to continue there the Chevron Case

The Court of Appeal for Ontario decides against Chevron’s million dollar demand for security – a Chevron tactic to derail the plaintiffs’ litigation Quito, 31st of October 2017.- The decision of the Court of Appeal for Ontario gives Ecuadorians the opportunity to continue their legal action to enforce the judgement against Chevron Corporation without providing…

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