Posts Tagged ‘frade’

High Brazil court said to ‘affirm’ Frade ban

by on September 12, 2012 5:41 pm BST
But the chief executive of the Switzerland-based drilling contractor also said the company had never been served with the initial order made public at the end of August. Thus concluding the countdown had not begun, all of its rigs continue to operate, Steven Newman said."Let me assure you

Brazil court upholds ban on Chevron, Transocean operations

by on August 30, 2012 9:11 am BST
Brazil court upholds ban on Chevron, Transocean operationsBY JEFF FICKRIO DE JANEIRO - A Brazilian court upheld an injunction that bans U.S. oil company Chevron Corp. and drilling company Transocean Ltd. from operating in Brazil, according to a decision posted on the court's website Tuesday.Chevron and Transocean had appealed

Chevron appeals ban on brazil operations

by on August 17, 2012 12:05 am BST
Chevron appeals ban on brazil operationsBY JEFF FICK- Chevron, Transocean barred from Brazil earlier this month- Appeal part of several court cases surrounding November offshore oil spill- Two companies still face fines from regulators and civil, criminal lawsuitsRio de Janeiro - US oil major Chevron Corp said late Thursday it has

Brazil judge nixes one suit against Chevron

by Forex Rooton May 7, 2012 8:35 pm BST
Mauro Souza Marques da Costa Braga of the Second Federal Regional Tribunal in Rio de Janeiro rejected the case, launched by FUP, Brazil's largest oil-workers' union federation, because its main aims are already part of an existing lawsuit, Reuters reported.The judge said his rejection of the case has