Water Treatment Company: Third-Party Complaint Should Be Dismissed In Fracking Case
(December 9, 2015, 2:18 PM EST) -- PITTSBURGH — The defendant in a hydraulic fracturing lawsuit related to claims that water treatment services failed and resulted in groundwater contamination on Dec. 4 filed a brief in Pennsylvania federal court arguing that the third-party complaint filed by a company it contracted should be dismissed (EQT Production Company v. Terra Services LLC v. Trumbull Corporation and Environmental Construction Inc., No. 14-01053, W.D. Pa.).
(Brief available. Document #94-151215-010B.)
EQT Production Co. sued Terra Services LLC in the Tioga County, Pa., Court of Common Pleas,...