Briggs v. Southwestern Energy Production Co.

ELR Citation: 48 ELR 20056
No(s). 2018 PA Super 79 (Pa. Super. Ct. Apr 2, 2018)

A Pennsylvania appellate court held that a family may go forward with its lawsuit against a natural gas company for operating wells on adjacent property to extract natural gas from beneath the family's property via hydraulic fracturing. The family asserted claims for trespass and conversion and soug...