Texas Justices To Hear Oncor's Row With Chaparral Energy

Law360, Houston (December 8, 2017, 4:08 PM EST) -- The Texas Supreme Court on Friday agreed to hear oral arguments in a case where Oncor Electric Delivery Co. LLC argues that a trial court judgment siding with Chaparral Energy LLC in a contract dispute over electric service to oil wells should be tossed because the Public Utility Commission of Texas is the only entity allowed to hear the dispute.

Oncor argued in a petition for high court review filed in October 2016 that a lower appellate court ignored the Texas Supreme Court's 2004 opinion in...
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