Marathon Oil Co. v. United States

ELR Citation: ELR 20405
No(s). 97-5146 (Fed. Cir. Dec 28, 2000)

The court, on remand from the U.S. Supreme Court, affirms a Court of Federal Claims' decision awarding two oil companies restitution of the full amount of bonus payments they made to the U.S. government for 10-year renewable rights to explore for and develop oil and gas resources on tracts of the ou...