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Judge Kaplan on Fraud and Foreign Judgments

In a lengthy and fascinating opinion, Judge Kaplan explores the enforceability of foreign judgments in Chevron v. Doniger, 11 Civ 0691. The opinion concerns a motion by Chevron to enjoin a multti-billion dollar judgment entered in Ecuador for extensive damage to the rain forest, and indigenous cultures in Ecuador, and which provided for a doubling unless Chevron … Continue Reading