In The News
Singer Associates News

Chevron Calls for Criminal Investigation of Judge, Plaintiffs’ Lawyers in Ecuador Case

December 21, 2011

Chevron submitted evidence showing that plaintiffs' representatives--including Steven Donziger, Pablo Fajardo, Juan Pablo Saenz, Julio Prieto, and Luis Yanza--covertly worked with Judge Zambrano to draft the judgment. The letter states that the fraudulent conduct "is causing serious, ongoing harm to Chevron Corporation and to the Republic of Ecuador."

Digging up history at old Transbay Terminal

December 5, 2011

Archaeologists unearth pieces of San Francisco's history at the Transbay Terminal construction site. Artifacts offer a unique glimpse into life in the mid-to late 1800's.

Reuters – Arbitrators near jurisdiction call in Chevron case

November 30, 2011

In an arbitration Chevron initiated in 2009 under the U.S.-Ecuador Bilateral Investment Treaty (BIT), a Tribunal in The Hague issued an order in February 2011 requiring Ecuador to take all measures at its disposal to prevent enforcement of the Lago Agrio judgment until further order of the Tribunal, including the Tribunal’s final award on the merits.

Chevron Seeks Prejudgment Attachment of RICO Defendants’ Assets

November 30, 2011

Chevron has filed in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York a motion for attachment, seeking to prevent the Lago Agrio plaintiffs, lawyers, and financiers from collecting and dissipating monies based upon the fraudulent judgment that they have obtained through collusion with a corrupt Ecuadorian court. This motion relates to Chevron’s fraud and RICO claims against those pursuing sham environmental claims against it.

Recology’s S.F. food-scrap collecting to hit milestone

November 22, 2011

Recology is picking up what will be the one millionth ton of compost at Scoma’s Fisherman’s Wharf Restaurant in San Francisco. The urban composting program has helped San Francisco divert 78 percent of its waste from landfill since the program’s inception in 1996.

Free speech groups file legal complaint against Ecuador for clamping down on free speech

November 15, 2011

Recently the owners and former editor of Ecuador's largest newspaper were sentenced to three years in prison and ordered to pay $40 million in fines for libel against President Rafael Correa. The Chevron Ecuador trial is in the appeal phase in that country.

San Francisco Examiner Newspaper Sold by Phil Anschutz to Black Press Co. in Canada

November 11, 2011

Singer Associates Public Relations in San Francisco has represented the Hearst Corporation when it sold the paper to the Fang Family and in the later transaction where Anschutz Investments purchased the paper from the Fang family.

Cal Athletics Partners with Recology, Initiates Zero-Waste Goal

November 10, 2011

Cal Athletics is doing their part with Recology, the San Francisco-based recycling, composting and waste collection company, to reduce waste at upcoming athletic events and lead sustainable practices around campus. The revamped Memorial Stadium, set to open in September 2012, will aim to be a zero waste operation. “Blue and gold makes green!”

San Francisco Sentinel Live Election Coverage

November 9, 2011

The San Francisco Sentinel reported live from the various election night campaign parties as the numbers started to come in after the polls closed at 8:00pm.

Singer Associates Public Relations Weighs in on Growth of Asian Political Power in San Francisco

November 6, 2011

Lee's appointment as acting mayor in January was an acknowledgment of the Chinese-American community's growing political clout, said political consultant Sam Singer. "Over the course of the last decade they've made significant inroads in San Francisco's politics," Singer said.

{{ item.acf.dccf_clientsPage_lightbox_title }}