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The Resource Law of the jungle : the $19 billion legal battle over oil in the rain forest and the lawyer who'd stop at nothing to win, Paul M. Barrett

Law of the jungle : the $19 billion legal battle over oil in the rain forest and the lawyer who'd stop at nothing to win, Paul M. Barrett

Label
Law of the jungle : the $19 billion legal battle over oil in the rain forest and the lawyer who'd stop at nothing to win
Title
Law of the jungle
Title remainder
the $19 billion legal battle over oil in the rain forest and the lawyer who'd stop at nothing to win
Statement of responsibility
Paul M. Barrett
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Chronicles the twenty-year legal battle between crusading lawyer Steven Donziger and Texaco/Chevron, detailing the corporation's destruction of rain forest Aboriginal homes and the extreme prosecution tactics that culminated in Donziger's indictment for racketeering
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Barrett, Paul
Dewey number
344.7304/6332
Illustrations
maps
Index
index present
LC call number
  • KF373.D595
  • KF373.D595
LC item number
  • B37 2014
  • B37 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Donziger, Steven R
  • Chevron Corporation
  • Environmental lawyers
  • Liability for oil pollution damages
Label
Law of the jungle : the $19 billion legal battle over oil in the rain forest and the lawyer who'd stop at nothing to win, Paul M. Barrett
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 277-280) and index
Contents
Surveillance -- Pressure -- Arrival -- Production -- Litigation -- Remediation -- Jurisdiction -- Justicia! -- Inspection -- Lobbying -- Publicity -- Relationships -- Fiasco -- Authorship -- Entrapment -- Cleansing -- Outtakes -- Racketeering -- Decision -- Pollution -- Retribution -- Corruption -- Trial -- Conclusions -- Epilogue
Control code
sky258120636
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
viii, 290 pages
Isbn
9780770436346
Lccn
2013038226
Other physical details
map
Label
Law of the jungle : the $19 billion legal battle over oil in the rain forest and the lawyer who'd stop at nothing to win, Paul M. Barrett
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 277-280) and index
Contents
Surveillance -- Pressure -- Arrival -- Production -- Litigation -- Remediation -- Jurisdiction -- Justicia! -- Inspection -- Lobbying -- Publicity -- Relationships -- Fiasco -- Authorship -- Entrapment -- Cleansing -- Outtakes -- Racketeering -- Decision -- Pollution -- Retribution -- Corruption -- Trial -- Conclusions -- Epilogue
Control code
sky258120636
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
viii, 290 pages
Isbn
9780770436346
Lccn
2013038226
Other physical details
map

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