Hart Energy in another Lawsuit, This Time Accused of Fraud by American Energy Mapping

AEM Claims Oil and Gas Industry Publishing Giant Negligently Misrepresented Themselves

MONTGOMERY COUNTY, Texas, June 6, 2013 — (PRNewswire) — American Energy Mapping (AEM) filed a lawsuit alleging that both Hart Energy Publishing and Hart Energy Mapping & Data Services committed acts resulting in Breach of Contract, Interference with Existing Contracts, Interference with Future Contracts, Breach of Fiduciary Duty, Negligent Misrepresentation, and Fraud.  "This is a case of David versus Goliath," said Damien Wolff, Owner of American Energy Mapping, "AEM is a small company being bullied by the larger competitor that we believe wants to rid themselves of the competition through malicious means."

The lawsuit, filed on May 7, 2013 (Case Number 13-05-04872) alleges that Hart Energy solicited the assistance of another person or company to pretend to be a valid client of AEM in order to "trick" AEM into providing competitor information that is protected by a signed license agreement which includes language preventing such activity from taking place.  "As a small, minority-owned business competing against these larger companies who, I believe, feel they are above the rules of fair play, I am shocked at the lengths some companies will go to prevent us from conducting business," said Mr. Wolff.

Mr. Wolff is concerned about how the lawsuit may affect AEM's business.  "We want to let the industry and our customers know that they can rest assured that AEM is still in business and is passionate about continuing to provide information through the oil and gas industry's first online Energy GIS data store.  We are dedicated to making sure that while facing what we believe to be unethical and predatory actions we will press on and continue to lead the energy data industry by providing quality data at reasonable prices."

As of the writing of this press release none of Hart Energy's companies had yet to file any response to AEM's lawsuit or file answer any of AEM's claims.

Energy GIS Data can be found on AEM's online store at www.shop.americanenergymapping.com .

American Energy Mapping is a client-focused Energy GIS Data provider which is comprised of a team of professionals that has a combined experience of over 20 years of providing information to a diverse set of industries.  AEM currently provides several layers of information within several different datasets including but not limited to Natural Gas, Liquids, Crude Oil, Petroleum Products, Pipelines, Facilities, Wells, Land Grid, and Renewable Energy GIS Data.

SOURCE American Energy Mapping

Contact:
American Energy Mapping
Hart Energy Mapping & Data Services
Hart Energy Publishing
Damien Wolff
Phone: +1-832-302-6656
Email Contact




Review Article Be the first to review this article
Featured Video
Jobs
Transit GIS analyst/planner for Jarrett Walker and Associates at Portland, Oregon
Director, Industrial Machinery Solutions- SISW PLM for Siemens AG at Livonia, Michigan
Product Design Engineer - Softgoods for Apple Inc at Cupertino, California
ASIC Architects and Hardware Engineers at D. E. Shaw Research for D. E. Shaw Research at New York, New York
Senior Highway Engineer for RS&H at Jacksonville, Florida
Upcoming Events
URISA GIS Leadership Academy at Online Event IL - Dec 6 - 10, 2021
21st International Scientific GeoConference SGEM Vienna Green 2021 at Schonbrunn Palace Vienna Austria - Dec 7 - 11, 2021
ADW Hybrid 2021 at Amsterdam Netherlands - Jan 18 - 20, 2022
Commercial UAV Expo Europe at Amsterdam Netherlands - Jan 18 - 20, 2022



© 2021 Internet Business Systems, Inc.
670 Aberdeen Way, Milpitas, CA 95035
+1 (408) 882-6554 — Contact Us, or visit our other sites:
AECCafe - Architectural Design and Engineering EDACafe - Electronic Design Automation TechJobsCafe - Technical Jobs and Resumes  MCADCafe - Mechanical Design and Engineering ShareCG - Share Computer Graphic (CG) Animation, 3D Art and 3D Models
  Privacy PolicyAdvertise