Central Crude Can't Duck Enbridge Pipeline Fee Claims

Law360, New York (July 11, 2012, 8:47 PM EDT) -- Louisiana-based Central Crude Inc. lost its bid Tuesday for summary judgment against an Enbridge Inc. unit that sued the natural gas shipper for allegedly withholding fees the energy giant claims Central Crude should pay for shipping gas on its Texas pipe network.

U.S. District Judge Kenneth M. Hoyt shot down Central Crude's argument that alleged typographical errors in the parties' shipping contract negate payment of certain fees. If Central Crude is trying to get out of the suit on a typo, the onus is on the...
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Case Information

Case Title

Enbridge Pipelines (East Texas) L.P. et al v. Central Crude, Inc.

Case Number



Texas Southern

Nature of Suit

190(Contract: Other)


Judge Kenneth M. Hoyt

Date Filed

January 24, 2011

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