Army Contractors Hit With Suit Over Shale Development Deal

Law360, New York (October 21, 2013, 3:43 PM EDT) -- Two government contractors entered into a "corrupt agreement" to deliberately breach a subcontract with ITI Group Corp. and Consolidated Energy Services Global LLC for an alternative energy project at the Fort Knox U.S. Army base, according to a complaint removed to federal court Friday.

The Oct. 8 complaint removed from Kentucky state court accuses oil and gas exploration investment company Trico/Tiger Development LLC of convincing ITI and CESG to help develop the 110,000-acre shale gas field at Fort Knox, only to later terminate their agreement in...
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