By: Marcie Schellhammer
Partner Chris Carusone was mentioned in the Bradford Era article “PIPP files suit to stop new, costly environmental rules,” in regards to his representation of the Pennsylvania Independent Petroleum Producers Association in their lawsuit against the state Department of Environmental Protection. The full article is available on the Bradford Era website.
A Bradford-based organization for small, independent oil producers filed suit Thursday against the state Department of Environmental Protection challenging new regulations that sweep them in with unconventional drilling operations.
The Pennsylvania Independent Petroleum Producers Association (PIPP) filed suit in Commonwealth Court against the DEP, the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, Environmental Quality Board and Independent Regulatory Review Commission.
The group, led by president Mark Cline of Cline Oil, is represented by Harrisburg attorney Christopher Carusone of Cohen Seglias Pallas Greenhall & Furman.