Breaking: Chevron Subpoenas Kevin Jon Heller, Then Withdraws Subpoena

Oh no you didn’t, Chevron. According to my impeccable sources, Chevron served a subpoena on Opinio Juris blogger Kevin Jon Heller, who has been highly critical of Chevron’s position in the Lago Agrio case, and then withdrew the subpoena when the ACLU came to Heller’s defense. Here was my initial reaction, which I thought was catchy: “Hell hath no fury like a blogger subpoenaed.”

I’ll have full coverage of this sometime on Friday. In the meanwhile, my advice to Chevron: keep it classy, and batten down the hatches.

About Ted Folkman

Ted Folkman is a shareholder with Murphy & King, a Boston law firm, where he has a complex business litigation practice. He is the author of International Judicial Assistance (MCLE 2d ed. 2016), a nuts-and-bolts guide to international judicial assistance issues, and of the chapter on service of process in the ABA's forthcoming treatise on International Aspects of US Litigation, and he is the publisher of Letters Blogatory, the Web's first blog devoted to international judicial assistance, which the ABA recognized as one of the best 100 legal blogs in 2012, 2014, and 2015.

One thought on “Breaking: Chevron Subpoenas Kevin Jon Heller, Then Withdraws Subpoena

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *