The Impact of Crude Oil and Natural Gas Market Trends on Litigation

Navigant experts Sonya Kwon and Julie Carey examine the environment of low crude oil prices and other dynamics in unconventional oil and gas in this American Bar Association article.

The continuation of the oil price slide along with the softening global market leave the industry on shaky ground. Over the past year, litigation levels for unconventional oil and gas case filings have increased dramatically. The number of new case filings across court venue, nature of suit, and geography more than tripled from 2013 to over 900 identified matters within a one-year time frame (from the second half of 2014 through the first half of 2015).

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