Pennsylvania Supreme Court to decide future of “Tres-Frac” (Trespass-Hydraulic Fracturing)

Kyle Wittenbraker Energy

In a decision which could unleash a “flood of litigation” the Pennsylvania Supreme Court will determine whether the “Tres-Frac” cause of action is viable in that state. At the end of January, Southwestern Energy Corporation filed its brief with the Pennsylvania Supreme Court, appealing a Superior Court order in Briggs v. Southwestern Energy Co. that was discussed in an earlier …