Law360, New York (January 1, 2013, 4:50 PM EST) -- Disputes involving the fossil fuel industry dominate the litigation energy lawyers say they'll be watching in 2013, as court battles mount over hydraulic fracturing, the Obama administration pursues contentious offshore drilling plans and the legal fray over the Deepwater Horizon spill rages on.
Also on the radar are a Texas investor’s suit against one of the oil and natural gas industry’s biggest players and ongoing legal challenges to EPA rules affecting utilities, attorneys say.
Here are some of the top energy cases to watch in 2013....
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