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Why would Patton Boggs ... wade into this?

Jun 30, 2013 - The Washington Post
Board and Executive Moves

It's a monumental battle of wills, money and egos.

The oil giant Chevron, the third-biggest U.S. company by revenue, has sued Patton Boggs, the nation's premier legal and lobbying firm, for concealing and promoting fraudulent information in a case that was born in the jungles of the Amazon.

Chevron has also convinced a New York federal judge to allow it - despite protests from Patton Boggs about attorney-client privilege - to take the extraordinary step of examining thousands of page...