Federal Court in Ohio Dismisses All Claims and Counterclaims in 2013 Lawsuit Filed Against American Energy Partners, LP and Aubrey K. McClendon

OKLAHOMA CITY, Sept. 10, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- American Energy Partners, LP (AELP) announced today that on September 9, 2015, the United States District Court for the Southern District of Ohio, Eastern Division dismissed all claims and counterclaims in the litigation commenced by American Energy Corporation (AEC), a subsidiary of Murray Energy Corporation, against AELP and Aubrey K. McClendon. This dismissal ends the litigation commenced by AEC over AELP's alleged wrongful use of the name "American Energy."

About American Energy Partners, LP:

American Energy Partners, LP was founded by Aubrey K. McClendon in April 2013 to capitalize on opportunities available in unconventional resource plays. For additional information, please visit www.americanenergypartners.com.

MEDIA CONTACT: Mr. Steven Lipin, Brunswick Group, 212-333-3810, slipin@brunswickgroup.com.

CONTACT: MEDIA CONTACT: Mr. Steven Lipin, Brunswick Group, 212-333-3810, slipin@brunswickgroup.com.Source:American Energy Partners LP