Violation Tracker Individual Record
Date:August 15, 2007
Primary Offense:federal leasing royalty violation
Burlington Resources Inc. agreed to pay the United States $97.5 million to resolve claims that it underpaid royalties owed on natural gas produced from federal and Indian leases.
Level of Government:federal
Action Type:agency action
Agency:Justice Department Civil Division
Civil or Criminal Case:civil
HQ Country of Parent:USA
HQ State of Parent:Texas
Ownership Structure of Parent:publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent:oil and gas
Specific Industry of Parent:oil & gas
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