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Four things every oil and gas company needs to know about operations and surface damages issues in North Dakota.

  • Stinson Leonard Street LLP
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  • USA
  • -
  • July 15 2014

The property law principle "cuius est solum, eius est usque ad coelom et at infernos" meaning "whoever owns the soil, it is theirs up to

New York and Colorado confirm local governments' rights to ban fracking

  • Baker Donelson Bearman Caldwell & Berkowitz PC
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  • USA
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  • July 7 2014

On Monday, June 30, the highest courts in both New York and Colorado confirmed local municipalities' rights to regulate land use within their

Nuisance verdicts in the Barnett Shale: two claims arising out of the same natural gas operations yield two very different verdicts

  • King & Spalding LLP
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  • USA
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  • July 1 2014

On April 10, 2014, a Fort Worth jury rejected a landowner's nuisance claim against a well operator in Teri Anglim v. Chesapeake Operating Inc

New York's highest court holds that zoning laws of New York towns banning fracking are enforceable a brief analysis of the oral arguments and the court's opinion

  • King & Spalding LLP
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  • USA
  • -
  • July 1 2014

A non-profit, Food & Water Watch, reports that 421 measures against fracking have been passed by state and local governments and that communities

Federal court holds the issuance of a mining permit requires the consent of all surface owners

  • Bingham Greenebaum Doll LLP
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  • USA
  • -
  • July 1 2014

On June 13, 2014, a federal district court interpreting the Surface Mining Control and Reclamation Act (SMCRA) ruled that surface coal mining

New York's highest court upholds local zoning control of fracking

  • Crowell & Moring LLP
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  • USA
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  • June 30 2014

The basic operating principles for land use have now been established in two of the three states that sit above the productive Marcellus Shale

The accommodation doctrine and Merriman v. XTO Energy, Inc., 407 S.W.3d 244 (2013)

  • Kiefaber & Oliva LLP
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  • USA
  • -
  • June 20 2014

The accommodation doctrine provides that the party possessing the mineral estate (the dominant estate) "has the right to go onto the surface and

Under Ohio law, do oil and gas brokers need a real estate broker’s license?

  • Kiefaber & Oliva LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • June 20 2014

In Wellington Res. Group LLC v. Beck Energy Corp., 2013 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 134838, the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Ohio considered

Ohio Appellate Court interprets “producing in paying quantities” and “continuous operations”

  • Kiefaber & Oliva LLP
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  • USA
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  • June 20 2014

In Gardner v. Oxford Oil Co., Monroe App. No. 12 MO 7, 2013-Ohio-5885; 2013 Ohio App. LEXIS 6192, the Seventh Appellate District addressed the

Fractional royalty and fraction of royalty Graham v. Prochaska

  • Kiefaber & Oliva LLP
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  • USA
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  • June 20 2014

A long-standing source of litigation has been whether a reserved royalty is a fixed or fractional royalty. The Fourth District Court of Appeals, San