Nobel laureate Joseph Stiglitz plans to file a brief in support of Argentina’s bid for U.S. Supreme Court review of a lower-court order to pay holders of defaulted bonds in full, according to his lawyer.
Chevron Corp. won a U.S. judge’s ruling that a multibillion-dollar pollution judgment issued in Ecuador was procured by fraud, making it less likely that plaintiffs will collect the $9.5 billion award.
A U.S. judge handed Chevron Corp. a key victory in the energy company’s long-fought battle against a multibillion-dollar pollution lawsuit in Ecuador, ruling the American lawyer leading the case resorted to bribery and fraud.
Steven Donziger, a New York attorney accused of leading a racketeering scheme in an environmental lawsuit against Chevron Corp., hired appellate attorney Deepak Gupta of Washington’s Gupta Beck PLLC to represent him in an anticipated appeal, the firm said on its website.
ICICI Bank Ltd. Chief Executive Officer Chanda Kochhar says it doesn’t seem so long ago that she was worrying that she wouldn’t be able to handle her job at what’s now India’s largest nongovernment lender while managing her household and caring for her infant son.