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Client Alert: Recorded Lease Is a Savings Event Under the Ohio DMA
Client Alert: Commonwealth Court Validates Well Pad Use
Client Alert: Tax Sale Challenge in PA Oil and Gas Rights Case is Time-Barred, Court Affirms
Client Alert: New Dormant Mineral Act Cases Headed to the Ohio Supreme Court
Client Alert: Ohio Supreme Court Rules on 2006 Dormant Mineral Act
Client Alert: Texas Supreme Court Rules FCPA Investigation Statements Absolutely Privileged for Defamation Purposes
Client Alert: “Denton Fracking Bill” Headed to Governor’s Desk
Client Alert: Natural Gas Index Price Manipulation Claims Under State Antitrust Laws Brought Against Interstate Pipelines are Not “Field” Preempted by the Natural Gas Act
Client Alert: Colorado Supreme Court Rejects Pre-Discovery
Client Alert: The Texas Supreme Court:
KCM Fin. LLC v. Bradshaw
, An Executive's Self-Dealing Must Result in Unfairly Diminishing the Value of the Non-Executive to be Actionable
Client Alert: PA Supreme Court Rejects Tolling of Primary Term During Challenge to Validity of Lease
Client Alert: Mexico’s Energy Bidding Process- ROUND 1
Client Alert: Crude Conditioning - North Dakota Leads the Way (Part II)
Client Alert: Crude Conditioning - North Dakota Leads the Way
Client Alert: North Dakota Supreme Court Rules on Surface Owner Requirements Under Dormant Mineral Act
Client Alert: Gov. Corbett Signs into Law "The Recording of Surrender Documents from Oil and Natural Gas Lease Act"
Client Alert: Pennsylvania Superior Court Decision Reinforces the Importance of Diligent Title Searches When Leasing Oil and Gas Estates and Purchasing Oil and Gas Assets
Client Alert: Hupp v. Beck - Finally Reversed
Client Alert: Court Holds Gas Drilling Precluded in Residential Zone Despite Conditional-Use Approval
Ohio Appeals Court Rules that the 1989 DMA’s Look-Back Period is Fixed
Worst Case Scenario Happens in Schlumberger v. Rutherford - The Texas Anti-SLAPP Act
Three Strikes Against Fracking Bans
Why Every Texas Energy Company Should Be Afraid of the Texas Anti-SLAPP Act
Client Alert: Mexico's Energy Reform
Client Alert - Hidalgo County McAllen Ranch Oilfield Surface Damages Claims Held to be Properly Arbitrated, Wholly Independent of Railroad Commission’s Regulatory Jurisdiction
Client Alert - Drones Flying Again in Spite of FAA
Client Alert - Commonwealth Court Strips PUC of Act 13 Power to Rule on Local Ordinances
Client Alert - Marcia Fuller French, et al., v. Occidental Permian Ltd.
Texas Supreme Court Reverses Court of Appeals: Well Operator Has Implied Surface Easement to Access Well From Contiguous, Nonproducing Tract in Pooled Unit
Start Saving Those Redlined Drafts of Your Lease Agreements (or Not):
Wyoming Increases Oil and Gas Operations Bonding Requirement
Colorado Supreme Court Clarifies Independent Contractor Analysis for Purposes of Unemployment Taxes Liability
Pennsylvania Superior Court Reaffirms Title Washing
Defamation: The Supreme Court of Texas Reaffirms that a For-Profit Corporation May Recover for Harm to Its Reputation, but Any Damages Are Non-Economic
Dallas Jury Awards North Texas Family Private Nuisance Damages for Aruba Petroleum’s Airborne (Only) Oilfield Contaminants
7th District Rules on Ohio DMA
Landowner Prevails Over Federal Government in Rails-to-Trails Case
Wyoming Supreme Court Reverses Decision Preventing Fracking Trade Secret Disclosure
President Mandates DOL to Create New Overtime Rules that May Severely Impact Business
Lost & Unaccounted For Gas and Post-Production Costs: Court Construes Royalty Clauses
North Dakota Approves Drilling Permit Review Policy Protecting Extraordinary Places
U.S. Supreme Court Clarifies Law of Arbitrability Determinations in Connection with Investment Treaties
Wyoming Legislature Considering Increasing Oil and Gas Operations Bonding Requirement in Surface Damages Act
Sixth Circuit Declares that Filing a DPU Notice Extends the Lease Term
Colorado Court of Appeals Determines Access Issue
North Dakota Concludes that Riparian Mineral Ownership to the Ordinary High Watermark of Navigable Waters is Owned by The State
Royalty Production from Horizontal Well Held Allocable on Basis of “Productive Portions”
Pennsylvania Supreme Court Declares Act 13’s Municipal Provisions Unconstitutional
Ohio Lease Forfeiture and DMA Procedures Changing in 2014
Colorado Court of Appeals Clarifies Economic Loss Rule
Energy Reform Law Could Greatly Impact Mexico’s Energy Industry
The RRC's Latest Potential Roadblock to Development -"Negative" Lease Line Spacing
Colorado Court Holds Written Deed Not Necessary To Transfer Real Property From Partner To Partnership
Colorado Court Holds that ROI is not a Deductible Cost for Severance Tax Purposes
7th Appellate District: Dormant Mineral Preservation Claim Preserves Mineral Owner's Interest
Colorado Court Holds That Creditors May Garnish All Money Owed To Independent Contractors
North Dakota Law Update
Seismic Map at Center of Judgment for Misappropriation of Trade Secret, Tortious Interference, and Conspiracy
Railroad Commissioners Approve Allocation Well Application
In West Virginia, Drill Waste Pits Upheld as Reasonably Necessary to Natural Gas Recovery
Regulating Hydraulic Fracturing: California Assembly Passes SB 4
Rocky Mountain Regulatory Update - July 2013
Directors Denied Advancement Of Fees From Company Holding Interlocutory Judgment Against Them
Fed. Circuit Enjoins Spectrum Tracer's Use of Core Lab's Trade Secrets
Illinois' Hydraulic Fracturing Regulatory Act Passed Into Law
Governor Corbett Signs Oil and Gas Lease Act: New Law Establishes Pooling Rights in PA
Lone Pine Orders Frowned Upon By Colorado Court of Appeals
SEC Rule Requiring Public Disclosure by Oil & Gas Industry of Payments to Governments Struck Down by United States District Court
Right-of-Way Centerline Presumption in Colorado
Railroad Commission Examiners Recommend Dismissal of Allocation Well Application
Texas Supreme Court Refines Application of the Accommodation Doctrine in Texas
North Dakota Supreme Court Holds That Specific Description in Oil and Gas Lease Controls
Ohio's Implied Duty to Develop Does Not Create Obligation to Develop All Subsurface Strata
West Virginia Supreme Court of Appeals Clearly Defines a "Surface" Only Conveyance
Colorado Court Draws Disintctions Between LLCs and Corporations
Wyoming Authorizes "Transfer on Death Deeds"
Railroad Commission of Texas Approves Significant Amendments to Well Construction Requirements
Montana Governor Signs House Bill No. 431: Adds to Montana's Surface Owner Damage and Disruption Compensation Statutes
Colorado Court of Appeals Determines Local Governments Cannot Impose Security Inspection Fees on Oil and Gas Operations
Texas Senate Passes Two Bills Relating to Oil and Gas Regulatory Issues
New York Appeals Court Rules Municipalities May Ban Oil and Gas Drilling
The Pennsylvania Supreme Court Determines Marcellus Shale Gas is Covered by the Dunham Rule
Court Holds BLM Violated NEPA
Ohio Court of Common Pleas Determines that Oil and Gas Leases Constitute Title Transactions Pursuant to the Dormant Mineral Act
Litigation Risk from Potential Exposure to Silica During Hydraulic Fracturing
WOGCC, Halliburton Prevail in Wyoming Hydraulic Fracturing Trade Secrets Case
Pennsylvania Municipal Midstream Regulation
Tuscarawas Court Rules That Minerals Were Automatically Abandoned Under the 1989 Version of the Dormant Mineral Act
Majority of Colorado Counties Support Lawsuit Against the City of Longmont
Decision Reached in North Dakota Navigable River Mineral Ownership Dispute
Colorado Oil and Gas Conservation Commission Approves Statewide Setbacks and Mitigation Measures
Ohio Ninth District Court of Appeals Decides Case Regarding Home-Rule
Ohio Supreme Court Rules Issuance of a Drilling Permit by the Chief of the Ohio Division of Oil and Gas Resources Management Not Appealable to the Ohio Oil and Gas Commission
North Dakota Energy and Natural Resources Committee Scheduled to Hear Proposed Bills Concerning Oil and Gas Operations This Week
South Dakota Board of Minerals and Environment Approves Fracing Rules Revisions
Colorado Oil and Gas Conservation Commission Approves Statewide Water Sampling and Monitoring Rules
U.S. District Court Declares Force Majeure Provisions to be Ineffective in Extending New York Oil and Gas Leases' Primary Terms
Middle District of PA Holds That an Oil and Gas Lease is an Executory Contract Subject to Rejection
Texas Supreme Court Clarifies Operator's Liability Under Typical Joint Operating Agreements
Pennsylvania Explores the Use of Abandoned Mine Water for Natural Gas Extraction
Pennsylvania Landowner Can Appeal State's Determination That Gas Exploration Caused No Harm
Pennsylvania Commonwealth Court Strikes Down Local Zoning Requirements in 2012 Oil and Gas Act
Pennsylvania's Commonwealth Court Expands Definition of "Production" in Oil and Gas Operations and Municipal Zoning Regulation
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