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  • Mercy Jimenez
    1 of 17 CVX/RIG execs detained in Brazil for small oil spill today allowed 2 post bond; where's media outrage for others detained by Brazil?
    9/5/12
    Reply (7)
    • Bob de'Long: North American is the place to be. I wonder how CEOs can justify putting their boys at risk in such a place. I would never work in China.
      9/5/12
    • Bob de'Long: They can get prison terms of up to 31 years, and the firms face fines up to $20B. It was a relatively minor oil spill.
      9/5/12
    • realornot: I got out of RIG 2 weeks ago. It is just getting worse. Both of them are in deep do do.
      9/5/12
    • DaLatin: http://seekingalpha.com/n/b86l I could give them a few of my lawyers numbers,but, cheaper to pay & run ! ">)
      9/5/12
    • Michael Fitzsimmons: yeah mj, brazil is really shooting themselves in the foot. you'd think with the performance of PBR, they'd be grateful for some help
      9/6/12
    • Mercy Jimenez: Agree Michael; what gets me is that PBR has had dozens of similar spills but NO penalties and NO detention; I have better places to invest$
      9/6/12
    • DaLatin: President deflecting political currents !
      9/6/12
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