OIL AND GAS EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Energy Company Sued for Underpaid Royalties OIL AND GAS Expert Case

Energy Company Sued for Underpaid Royalties

…  is a reporting requirements and severance tax case involving a multinational energy company in …  of failing to use the reasonable market value for their gas, affecting their royalty payments even further. Facing uncertainty over the …  taxes and profits, an accountant experienced in oil and gas accounting was called in to look into severance tax records to …

Offshore Oil Platform Worker Suffers Devastating Injuries in Workplace Accident OIL AND GAS Expert Case

…  company in Florida. He worked as a roughneck, and was charged with helping to collect and organize pipes from the drill string as it was being extracted from the …  In this instance, the fastener wasn’t adequately secured and a large metal pipe fell on the head of the man, causing catastrophic …

Company Sues Oil Exploration Consultant Over Conflict of Interest OIL AND GAS Expert Case

…  Mar Oil Co. v. Korpan, 973 F. Supp. 2d 775 BACKGROUND: On January 27, 2000, MAR Oil Company entered into a Consulting and Gross Overriding Royalty Interest (GORI) Agreement with Myron Korpan as its consultant for exploring oil and gas reserves and leasing land in Northwest Ohio. The agreement stated that …

Fracking Expert Opines on Intellectual Property Dispute OIL AND GAS Expert Case

…  an intellectual property (IP) dispute involving fracking and petroleum products and applications in Pennsylvania. A major designer and manufacturer of heavy …

Natural Gas Expert Witness Opines on Odorization System Defect OIL AND GAS Expert Case

…  complaints of a “rotten egg” odor emitted from a natural gas facility neighboring their home. Defendants moved for summary judgment, …  gas facility. The Covenant prohibited “the permit grantee and successors in interest from filing complaints concerning accepted resource …

Offshore Platform Worker Killed in Helicopter Crash at Sea OIL AND GAS Expert Case

Offshore Platform Worker Killed in Helicopter Crash at Sea

…  worker who was working for a company that did work on oil platforms in the Gulf of Mexico. The worker was flown by helicopter to …  platform. When the pilot of the helicopter attempted to land, the helicopter’s main rotor struck a boat landing that was stored near …

Oil Extraction Operation Contaminates Adjacent Property OIL AND GAS Expert Case

Oil Extraction Operation Contaminates Adjacent Property

…  case takes place in Texas and involves an oil and petroleum extraction operation that allegedly caused contamination to the ocean, soil and groundwater. The plaintiff owned property that was located near oil …