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Range Resources to pay $87.5 million in royalty settlement

By Bob Downing Published: June 24, 2013

From ShaleOhio, the blog of the Ohio law firm, Bricker & Eckler:

Earluier this month, Texas-based Range Resources announced in a Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) filing that it has reached a memorandum of understanding with plaintiffs in a 2010 class action lawsuit out of Oklahoma, Star-Telegram reports..

The plaintiffs in James A. Drummond and Chris Parrish v. Range Resources-Midcontinent LLC, et al, Case No. CJ-2010-510, originally sought "$160 million in alleged royalty underpayments on sales of natural gas."

The filings indicate that the final settlement will be $87.5 million.

Click  here  to  read the full story from the Fort Worth Star-Telegram..



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