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Euroresource--deals and debt
  • Jones Day
  • Netherlands, Spain, United Kingdom, USA
  • July 30 2013

On 26 July 2013, the French government filed an amicus curiae ("friend of the court") brief supporting Argentina's petition requesting the U.S


Congressman Polis dismisses lawsuit that attempted to stop fracking of a Weld County, Colorado well
  • Baker & Hostetler LLP
  • USA
  • July 26 2013

On July 22, 2013, Congressman Jared Polis filed suit in Denver County District Court against Sundance Energy, Inc. In his lawsuit, Polis sought to


Imperfect blend: Fourth Circuit holds Lanham Act , may preempt North Carolina Gasoline Blending Statute
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • USA
  • July 31 2013

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit recently remanded a challenge to a North Carolina fuel blending statute, holding the district court


Texas appellate court finds overriding royalty interests do not survive partial termination of the underlying leasehold absent express language to the contrary. Sutton v. SM Energy Co., 2013 Tex. App. LEXIS 13859 (Tex. App. Nov. 13, 2013)
  • Stinson Leonard Street LLP
  • USA
  • February 11 2014

The Court of Appeals of Texas held in November 2013 that when a lease has a provision relieving the lessee of all obligations related to any released


North Dakota Supreme Court rules that, unless specifically conveyed by the state, North Dakota owns Missouri riverbed minerals up to the high watermark. Reep v. State, 2013 ND 253
  • Stinson Leonard Street LLP
  • USA
  • February 11 2014

In Reep v. State, 2013 ND 253, the North Dakota Supreme Court held that the State owned the mineral interest under the shore zone of navigable waters


Texas federal district court determines shut- in royalties were not timely paid and production in paying quantities after the primary term did not prevent the leases at issue from expiring
  • Stinson Leonard Street LLP
  • USA
  • February 11 2014

In 2008, EnerQuest Oil & Gas, LLC, and Chieftain Energy, LLC, (EnerQuest) acquired two oil, gas, and mineral leases on lands in Texas. The leases had


Texas Court of Appeals interprets horizontal Pugh and severance clauses. Community Bank of Raymore v. Chesapeake Exploration, L.L.C., 2013 Tex. App. LEXIS 13698 (Tex. App. Nov. 6, 2013)
  • Stinson Leonard Street LLP
  • USA
  • February 11 2014

In 2005, Chesapeake Exploration, L.L.C. (Chesapeake) and Anadarko Petroleum Corp. (Anadarko) entered into an oil and gas lease with Community Bank of


Supreme Court of North Dakota finds that simple interest, rather than compound interest, is appropriate under the North Dakota unpaid royalties statute. Van Sickle v. Hallmark & Assoc., Inc., 2013 ND 218 (N.D. 2013)
  • Stinson Leonard Street LLP
  • USA
  • February 11 2014

In Van Sickle, the plaintiffs each owned a royalty interest in a well that was originally leased by Comanche Oil Company, which later assigned its


State oilfield anti-indemnity statutes may null contracts
  • King & Spalding LLP
  • USA
  • February 13 2014

Indemnity provisions are a common feature of many a contract in Texas, and oilfield services contracts are no exception. Four oil-producing states


Colorado Court of Appeals holds that an oil and gas lessee has standing to bring a claim for an easement by prescription, but finds that the use of an access road was permissive and, thus, denies the operator's prescriptive easement.
  • Stinson Leonard Street LLP
  • USA
  • February 11 2014

Since 1996, Maralex has been the lessee under certain oil and gas leases issued by the United States, and it operates many wells on land owned by the