Law360 (December 21, 2007, 12:00 AM EST) -- From the district courts all the way to the Supreme Court, 2008 promises trials whose outcomes will affect precedent as well as billions of dollars. Here's a quick look at five of the cases that the energy industry and energy lawyers will be watching over the next year.
1. Morgan Stanley Capital Group v. Public Utility Distribution 1 et al.
The Supreme Court granted certiorari to this case as well as its twin, Calpine Energy Services et al. v. Public Utility Distribution 1 et al.,...