3rd Circuit: Class Suit Over Oil And Gas Line Agreements Belongs In State Court

3rd Circuit: Class Suit Over Oil And Gas Line Agreements Belongs In State Court

PHILADELPHIA - The Third Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals on Aug. 16 upheld the remand of a class complaint over oil and gas line lease agreements between property owners and an energy company but found that the District Court cited the incorrect Class Action Fairness Act (CAFA) exception in its decision (Jeffrey S. Vodenichar, et al. v. Halcon Energy Properties, Inc., et al., No. 13-2812, 3rd Cir.; 2013 U.S. App. LEXIS 17027).

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