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Blend Case Back to Lower Court
Mon Jun 10, 2013 02:55 PM CDT

STREATOR, Ill. (DTN) -- The U.S. 4th Circuit Court of Appeals on Monday remanded back to district court a summary judgment against the American Petroleum Institute and American Fuels and Petrochemical Association, two oil and gas industry trade associations that say splash blending ethanol into gasoline could hurt supplier trademarks.

API and AFPM had filed an appeal challenging in the district court to enjoin enforcement of North Carolina's ethanol splash blending law.

The appeals court said it affirmed the court's judgment in part and vacated a portion to remand it "for further proceedings."

On appeal, API and AFPM argued splash ...

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