Petroleum Marketing Committee Report
ABA Section of Environment, Energy, and Resources
269 PETROLEUM MARKETING 2008 Annual Report1 This is a report of important decisions under the Petroleum Marketing Practices Act (PMPA)2 rendered in 2008, and of federal and state legislative developments. PMPA litigation brought just one interesting, and potentially very significant, case this year, but the general trend of litigated PMPA cases continues to decline. And while numerous legislative proposals were considered, very few were enacted. I. MARCOUX V. SHELL OIL PRODUCTS COMPANY On April...