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Energy Leaders Respond to New District Court Ruling on Coastal Litigation, Gov. Edwards’ Renewed Calls for More Lawsuits

Energy Leaders Respond to New District Court Ruling on Coastal Litigation, Gov. Edwards’ Renewed Calls for More Lawsuits

BATON ROUGE, LA (Nov. 10, 2016)— Louisiana Oil and Gas Association (LOGA) Acting President Gifford Briggs and Louisiana Mid-Continent Oil and Gas Association (LMOGA) President Chris John today issued the following joint statement in response to 24th Judicial District Court Judge Stephen Enright’s decision to grant a motion for a new trial in the lawsuits involving […]

By November 10, 2016 0 Comments Read More →

Press Release: State tax task force recommends package of changes with broader base and lowered rates

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 2, 2016 FOR MORE INFORMATION: Byron Henderson Public Information Director 225.219.2156 Byron.Henderson@la.gov BATON ROUGE – Louisiana’s tax system would be simplified with lower rates, fewer exemptions and a broader revenue base under recommendations from the task force charged with developing a more stable funding model for state government. The Task Force […]

By November 3, 2016 0 Comments Read More →
Update on LOGA President Don Briggs

Update on LOGA President Don Briggs

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 17, 2016 Update on LOGA President Don Briggs The physical condition of Louisiana Oil and Gas Association President Don Briggs slowly continues to improve, and he has been moved from an Asheville, North Carolina medical facility to his hometown of Lafayette for further treatment while he is recovering. As you will […]

By October 18, 2016 0 Comments Read More →
Terrebonne and Lafourche Parishes Respond to Governors Lawsuit Request

Terrebonne and Lafourche Parishes Respond to Governors Lawsuit Request

Members, Please read the following letter from Terrebonne Parish President Gordon Dove concerning the Governors request for coastal parishes to sue oil companies. Note that both Terrebonne and Lafourche Parishes are represented in this letter to the Governor. Attached please find a copy of our letter to the Governor in response to the request for Terrebonne and Lafourche […]

By October 4, 2016 0 Comments Read More →

Krewe Energy Acquires Coquille Bay Field

NEWS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE KREWE ENERGY ACQUIRES COQUILLE BAY FIELD Covington, Louisiana—(Business Wire)—September 22, 2016— Krewe Energy, LLC, (“Krewe Energy”) a privately held independent oil and gas exploration and production company based in Covington, Louisiana, announced today that it recently completed the acquisition of 100% of a Private Owner’s interest in and Operatorship of […]

By September 26, 2016 0 Comments Read More →

SCIA supports Terrebonne Parish President Dove’s position to not sue oil companies

South Central Industrial Association (SCIA) represents more than 250 member companies with over 200,000 employees within the parishes of Terrebonne, Lafourche and St. Mary, many of whom are engaged in servicing the oil and gas operations in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico and around the world. We serve as the economic engine for the bayou […]

By September 26, 2016 0 Comments Read More →
District Court Dismisses Coastal Lawsuits as “Premature”

District Court Dismisses Coastal Lawsuits as “Premature”

August 9, 2016 Contact: Camille Ivy-O’Donnell Coordinator, Media & Government Relations Louisiana Oil & Gas Association (LOGA) (225) 388-9525 camille@loga.la FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:  District Court Dismisses Coastal Lawsuits as “Premature” Energy leaders point to latest ruling as further proof that the lawyer-driven litigation scheme is unnecessary  BATON ROUGE, LA (August 9, 2016)— The Louisiana Mid-Continent […]

Companies Announce Joint Venture to Provide Well Control Training Opportunities

August 8, 2016-Safety Management Systems, LLC., a division of Acadian, and Smith Mason & Co have teamed up to provide well control training in Houston, Texas. The courses, led by Smith Mason & Co instructors, will be held at Safety Management Systems’ Houston training facility. “This partnership of Smith Mason & Co’s well control training […]

By August 9, 2016 0 Comments Read More →
LOGA response to Cameron Parish lawsuits against Louisiana oil and gas industry

LOGA response to Cameron Parish lawsuits against Louisiana oil and gas industry

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE February 11, 2016 Contact: Ragan Dickens Director of Communications Louisiana Oil & Gas Assoc. (LOGA) (310) 913-7379 Ragan@loga.la LOGA response to Cameron Parish lawsuits against Louisiana oil and gas industry  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Baton Rouge, LA- This week, Cameron Parish filed 11 lawsuits with almost 200 oil and gas company defendants named […]

EPA NEW OZONE STANDARD: A BLIND DEMAND ON O&G

EPA Ushers New Law with Unsupported Claims, and Ignores Fiscal Impact on Those It’s Meant to Help By Colleen Park, IMP News Blog – Contributor Los Angeles, CA – (December 21, 2015) – The outcry from the oil and gas industry has been overwhelmingly negative with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) recent announcement of […]

By December 22, 2015 0 Comments Read More →