The V.I. Department of Justice will provide excellent, independent, and
ethical legal services for the U.S. Virgin Islands in order to achieve
justice and to assert, protect, and defend the rights of the people.
The Government of the Virgin Islands files this complaint alleging a pattern of misconduct by Hess Corporation ("Hess Corp"), approved and undertaken at the highest levels of the company and carried out over decades, that violates the Territory's Criminally Influenced and Corrupt Organizations Act ("CICO") and constitutes various torts, as laid out below.