Equity Cos., Hunton & Williams Win Frac Sand Row

Law360, New York (October 3, 2011, 8:54 PM EDT) -- Minerals Development & Supply Co. Inc. lost two suits Friday in Wisconsin federal court targeting Superior Silica Sand LLC, Hunton & Williams LLP and the two private equity firms that own Superior over a supply contract for oil and gas mining materials.

In February 2009, MDSC had entered into an agreement to sell Superior material used to produce frac sand, which is pumped into oil and gas wells. MDSC also entered into an agreement to buy that amount of material from Wildcat Companies II LLC, creating...
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Case Title

Mineral Development & Supply Co. Inc. et al v. Superior Silica Sand, LLC


Case Number

3:11-cv-00017

Court

Wisconsin Western

Nature of Suit

Other Statutory Actions

Judge

William M. Conley

Date Filed

January 7, 2011


Case Title

Minerals Development & Supply Company, Inc. v. Hunton & Williams LLP et al


Case Number

3:10-cv-00488

Court

Wisconsin Western

Nature of Suit

P.I.: Other

Judge

William M. Conley

Date Filed

August 26, 2010

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