A jury in Clark County, Nev., returned a verdict last month against Kinder Morgan Energy Partners in a work-related lawsuit brought by the family of a worker. Rick Lewis worked as a gasoline... Read more
A trial involving Maryland families who sued one of the nation’s largest oil companies started last month in Towson, Maryland. More than two years ago, thousands of gallons of gas spil... Read more
The Occupational Safety and Health Administration has proposed $91,000 in penalties against Oklahoma’s Wynnewood Refining Co. for allegedly failing to protect employees from hazardous... Read more
Victims of the explosion at the BP PLC refinery in Texas have settled all but one of the more than 4,000 lawsuits that were filed in state court after the blast. Four of the five remaining l... Read more
With gas prices in the U.S. at record levels, folks should at least expect to get exactly what they pay for at the pump. A fuel company in Texas with dozens of gasoline stations in the Houst... Read more
Our firm is involved in the “Hot Fuel case” in Kansas where a federal court is allowing discovery to proceed against petroleum marketers, refiners, and oil companies. The case in... Read more
At a time when most Americans are really struggling to make ends meet, ExxonMobil has once again reported the largest quarterly profit in U.S. history. The oil giant posted net income of $11... Read more
The Associated Press says the government owns hundreds of underground fuel tanks that need to be inspected for leaks of hazardous substances that could make local water undrinkable. Many of... Read more
What is being labeled a “bureaucratic oversight” has allowed 24 oil companies to avoid more than $1.3 billion in royalties for the privilege of extracting oil and natural gas fro... Read more
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