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Collusion Alleged for Natural Gas Rights

by Kenneth E. DuBose on July 9, 2010

Texas landowners allege collusion by a group of gas leasing companies:

Vantage Energy, The Carlyle Group and others defrauded dozens of Texas landowners by offering lucrative deals for mineral rights in the Barnett Shale natural gas formation – $27,500 per “net mineral acre” – then failing to pay up, the landowners say in eight new complaints in Fort Worth.

Full Story: Landowners Allege Collusion – Courthousenews.com

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