La. industry groups pushing 'legacy lawsuit' reform

Kyle Barnett Apr. 9, 2012, 9:46am

BATON ROUGE, La. (Legal Newsline) - A joint statement has been released by a trio of energy and industry associations detailing their plans to push ahead with "legacy lawsuit" reform legislation despite opposition from landowners.

The statement was signed by the Louisiana Oil and Gas Association, Louisiana Association of Business and Industry and Louisiana Mid-Continent Oil and Gas Association and addressed to members of numerous house and senate committees who will be handling various proposals seeking to limit liability for energy companies who are being sued by owners of land where oil drilling once occurred.

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