Company: Ruling That Fracking Lease Expired Was ‘Illogical’

(February 8, 2016, 7:50 AM EST) -- CINCINNATI — A hydraulic fracturing company that lost a lease dispute with a landowner filed a reply brief in the Sixth Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals on Dec. 11, contending that the district court reached an “illogical” conclusion when it ruled that the lease in question had expired (Nikki Filicky v. American Energy - Utica LLC, No. 15-4061, 6th Cir.).

(Reply brief available. Document #94-160209-006B.)


Nikki Filicky sued American Energy - Utica LLC in the Belmont County, Ohio, Court of Common Pleas on Dec. 9,...
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