Mealey's Toxic Tort/Environmental - 5th Circuit Panel Affirms Defense Summary Judgment In Royalty Calculation Dispute

Mealey's Toxic Tort/Environmental - 5th Circuit Panel Affirms Defense Summary Judgment In Royalty Calculation Dispute

NEW ORLEANS - A unanimous Fifth Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals panel affirmed summary judgment on April 2 for a natural gas production company accused of violating provisions of the Louisiana Mineral Code by not providing the owner of an unleased mineral interest an accounting of the expenses incurred in drilling and completing a well (Tyler Eugene Adams Jr., et al. v. Chesapeake Operating Inc., No. 13-30342, 5th Cir.).

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