Fracking By EOG, Shell Caused Damaging Tremors, Suit Says

Law360, Houston (August 2, 2013, 5:21 PM EDT) -- EOG Resources Inc. and units of Royal Dutch Shell PLC, Sunoco Inc. and Enterprise Products Partners LP were hit with a proposed class action Tuesday in Texas state court by landowners who say hydraulic fracturing carried out by the energy companies damaged their homes.

Putative lead plaintiffs Dan and Jan Marie Finn and Ed and Norma Specht say EOG, Shell Trading (US) Co., Sunoco Partners Marketing & Terminals LP and Enterprise Crude Oil LLC each had a hand in causing destructive “earthquakes, ground subsidence and other...
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