SEC Seeks Libya Info From Conoco, Occidental

Law360, New York (June 21, 2011, 3:17 PM EDT) -- The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission is seeking information from Occidental Petroleum Corp. and ConocoPhillips regarding their operations in Libya, company spokesmen said Tuesday.

Occidental spokesman Richard Kline and ConocoPhillips spokesman John McLemore told Law360 the companies had received information requests involving Lybia and were cooperating with the SEC’s inquiry. They declined to elaborate on the matter.

Exxon Mobil Corp. is also the subject of a similar information request from the SEC, the Wall Street Journal reported Monday. An Exxon representative didn’t immediately respond to a...
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