Gas Natural Asks U.S. Court To Block Merger

Law360, New York (December 5, 2006, 12:00 AM EST) -- Stepping up its efforts to block E.On AG’s merger with Endesa SA, Spanish gas supplier Gas Natural has filed legal actions on both sides of the Atlantic claiming E.On hasn’t disclosed information about the sale and that it is using its dominant position in the market to finance the merger.

In a case filed in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York last week, Gas Natural says that E.On’s filing with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission about the proposed tender offer...
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