NO. 29



Texas Court Affirms Summary Judgement in Favor of Hunt Oil Company

Hunt Oil Company of Dallas announced on 17 April that it had received anorder from the Court of Appeals in the Fifth District of Texas at Dallasaffirming an earlier trial court's granting of a summary judgement againstArabian Shield in its lawsuit against Hunt Oil Company over the Marib-Jawfconcession (MEES, 19 October 1987 and 3 October 1988).

The $1bn lawsuit was filed in October 1987 by...