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Expert Report- Angel R. Oquendo

Expert Report- Angel R. Oquendo

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UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURTSOUTHERN DISTRICT OF NEW YORK________________________________________________________________________11-CV-3718 (LAK)CHEVRON CORPORATION,PLAINTIFF,v.MARíA AGUINDA SALAZAR
et al.
,DEFENDANTSANDSTEVEN DONZIGER
et al.
,INTERVENORS________________________________________________________________________EXPERT REPORT OF ÁNGEL R. OQUENDO
________________________________________________________________________
 
TABLE OF CONTENTS
 
Page
 -i-I. BACKGROUND AND QUALIFICATIONS..........................................................1II. SCOPE OF OPINION............................................................................................2III. SUMMARY OF CONCLUSIONS.........................................................................3IV. DISCUSSION........................................................................................................4A.
 RES JUDICATA
AND THE
LAGO AGRIO
DIFFUSE-RIGHTS SUIT.............41. NOMENCLATURE: “INDIVIDUAL” VS. “DIFFUSE” RIGHTS.............42. GENERAL PRINCIPLES OF
 RES JUDICATA
...........................................73. IDENTITY OF PARTIES AND DIFFUSE-RIGHTS ACTIONS................94. IDENTITY OF PARTIES BETWEEN THE TWO CONTROVERSIESAT STAKE...............................................................................................12a) The First Set of Claimants: Ecuadorian Governmental Authorities......12b) The Second Set of Claimants: The
 Lago Agrio
Plaintiffs.....................17B. CIVIL-LAW ANALYSIS OF THE
 LAGO AGRIO
DECISION......................181. INTRODUCTION.....................................................................................182.
 RES JUDICATA
.........................................................................................203. RETROACTIVITY....................................................................................264. PUNITIVE DAMAGES.............................................................................32V. SIGNATURE.......................................................................................................38
 
 1
REPORT: IMPLICATIONS OF THE SETTLEMENTS BETWEENTEXACO PETROLEUM CORPORATION AND ECUADORIANGOVERNMENTAL AUTHORITIES FOR THE PRESENT LITIGATION—IDENTITY OF PARTIES; ANALYSIS OF THE
 LAGO AGRIO
DECISION FROMA CIVIL LAW PERSPECTIVE
 I, Ángel R. Oquendo, declare that the following is true and correct.
I. Background and Qualifications
1.
 
A law professor and scholar, I have taught Latin American Law for over 15 years.Exhibits A and B, which are attached to this report, describe my background and myqualifications for forming the opinions that are set forth in this expert report. ExhibitB also includes a list of my publications from the last ten years. I have not testified asan expert at trial or by deposition in the previous four years. In 2009, I submitted awritten declaration, on the basis of my Latin-American-Law expertise, for twoasylum-petition proceedings before the Immigration Court in Hartford, Connecticut:(1)
 Matter of M-P
; (2)
 Matter of G-M 
(Htfd. Imm. Ct.) (2009).2.
 
A list of the documents that I considered to render the opinions that are set forth inthis report is attached as Exhibit C. In addition, I hereby incorporate, as Exhibit D,my prior expert report, which I submitted to an arbitration tribunal and signed onSeptember 2, 2010. I prepared such report for
Chevron Corp. v. The Republic of  Ecuador 
, PCA Case No. 2009-23 (hereinafter “BIT-Report”), which is the arbitrationproceeding that Chevron and Texaco commenced against the Republic of Ecuador.

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