Transmission Co. Seeks Exit From FPL Contract Spat

Law360, New York (January 8, 2010, 2:12 PM EST) -- Lone Star Transmission LLC — a counterdefendant in FPL Energy LLC's breach of contract suit against Hilliard Energy Ltd. over services related to the construction of an electric transmission line — has lodged a bid to exit the suit by asking a federal judge to toss Hilliard's eight counterclaims.

Lone Star claims in its motion filed Thursday in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Texas that Hilliard has failed to plead any factual allegations supporting a claim for relief against the company, adding...
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