Breach Of Trial Agreement Cost EP Energy $21M Verdict: Suit

Law360, Houston (January 7, 2013, 5:16 PM EST) -- An El Paso Corp. spinoff on Monday hit an oilfield service unit of RPC Inc. with a suit in Texas court, alleging a broken agreement the companies inked in the midst of litigation over a well explosion cost it a $21 million verdict.

EP Energy E&P Company LP claims Cudd Pressure Control Inc. backed out of an agreement to not launch a post-trial attack on a trial court’s application of Texas law in a case that resulted in a $20.7 million jury verdict, resulting in a...
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