Entergy Case Challenges Limit On FERC's Power

Law360, New York (February 6, 2008, 12:00 AM EST) -- What started out as a complaint about allegedly excessive electricity bills in Texas has evolved into an important case that questions the jurisdiction of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission and the authority of a state court to interfere with the bulk power arrangements of an interstate power pool.

The U.S. Supreme Court will discuss at the justices' private meeting next Friday whether to grant certiorari to Entergy Corp., et al., v. Jenkins, et al.

Several attorneys say a Texas appeals court erred in its opinion that...
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