Landowner: Fracking Company Violated Rules; Lease Lawsuit Should Be Dismissed

Mealey's (June 18, 2015, 10:42 AM EDT) -- COLUMBUS, Ohio — The trustee of a revocable trust that was sued by a hydraulic fracturing company that contends the trust is violating the terms of an oil and gas lease on May 1 moved for dismissal of the company’s lawsuit on grounds that the company violated federal rules pertaining to diversity jurisdiction (Gulfport Energy Corporation v. Donald Morris, No. 15-00635, S.D. Ohio).

(Brief available. Document #94-150512-017B.)


Gulfport Energy Corp. filed a lawsuit in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Ohio against...
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