Fracking Company: Allegations Of Royalty Underpayment Fail; Claims Barred
(August 3, 2016, 1:22 PM EDT) -- COLUMBUS, Ohio — A hydraulic fracturing company on Aug. 2 filed its answer in an Ohio federal court, denying allegations brought by a group of leaseholders who contend that the company is among a group of fracking operations that “systematically” violated their leases and underpaid royalties (Zehentbauer Family Land LP v. Chesapeake Exploration LLC, et al., No. 15-02449, N.D. Ohio).
(Answer available. Document #94-160809-005W.)
Zehentbauer Family Land LP, Hanover Farms LP and Evelyn Frances Young, successor trustee of the Robert Milton Young Trust, filed a...