Appeal lodged against the Borgarting Court of Appeals Gassled judgement

An appeal against the Borgarting Court of Appeals judgement of 30 June 2017 in the Gassled case has been lodged. The appeal was lodged within the prescribed time limit of applicable law. The appeal has been lodged with the Borgarting Courts of Appeals that will ensure that counterparties are given the opportunity to respond prior to forwarding the casefile to the Norwegian Supreme Court Appeals Selection Committee which will determine if the case shall be granted leave or not to be tried in front of the Supreme Court. Read more.

Court of Appeal's judgment could have fundamental impact on Europe's bedrock gas supplier

On June 30 2017 the Borgarting Court of Appeal rendered its judgment in Gassled, a case of major importance for the upstream Norwegian Continental Shelf (NCS) industry, natural gas buyers in Europe; and the Norwegian government, as resource owner and NCS regulator. If the judgment becomes final and binding, it will benefit the European gas supply. However, it may be a rude awakening for institutional investors in NCS infrastructure. Read more.

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