We use cookies on this site to enable your digital experience. By continuing to use this site, you are agreeing to our cookie policy. close

Exxon Misread Alaska Pipeline Regulations: Court

Law360 (July 30, 2007, 12:00 AM EDT) -- An appeals court on Friday knocked down Exxon Mobil Corp.'s bid to overturn federal rules that govern access to a yet to be built multibillion-dollar pipeline that would transport natural gas between Alaska and the lower 48 states, telling the oil giant that it could not restrict access from other companies.

Exxon, which leases land containing about 90% to 95% of Alaska's proven natural gas reserves from the state, argued that before it could apply for a certificate to build and operate an Alaska pipeline, it...
To view the full article, register now.
Law360 Pro Say Podcast
Check out Law360's new podcast, Pro Say, which offers a weekly recap of both the biggest stories and hidden gems from the world of law.