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Judge rules for Chevron in Ecuadorean case

NEW YORK — A federal judge on Tuesday blocked U.S. courts from being used to collect a $9 billion Ecuadorean judgment against Chevron for rainforest damage, saying lawyers poisoned an honorable quest with their illegal and wrongful conduct. “Justice is ...

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Judge can’t block $18B Chevron judgment

NEW YORK — A judge overstepped his authority when he tried to ban enforcement around the world of an $18 billion judgment against Chevron Inc. for environmental damage in Ecuador, a federal appeals court said Thursday. The three-judge panel of ...

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ERISA subject to $1.5 million judgment

The anti-alienation rule of ERISA does not prevent the enforcement of $1.5 million judgment against a pension plan that mistakenly credited amounts to a participant’s former wife, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit ruled in Milgram v. ...

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Court to review judgment against Microsoft

WASHINGTON, D.C. — The U.S. Supreme Court agreed Monday to referee a $290 million dispute between Microsoft Corp. and a Canadian technology company over complaints that a tool used in the popular Microsoft Word program violated patent protections.

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