Trumbull County couple files class-action lawsuit against North Coast Energy

A Trumbull County couple has filed a class-action lawsuit in an attempt to “void an oil and gas lease they signed with North Coast Energy of Youngstown,” Tribune Chronicle reports. The filing shows that the couple represents more than 40 separate parties with identical claims against the company – that lease documents were illegally notarized and therefore may not be enforceable under Ohio law, the article said. For more, read the full story here.