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Don’t mess with the water in Texas
  • Locke Lord LLP
  • USA
  • March 7 2012

Texas groundwater has long been governed by the Rule of Capture, which provides that the person who owns the surface may collect groundwater even if it interrupts or drains the water from his neighbor’s property


When Contract is Silent, Accommodation Doctrine Applies to Water Rights Disputes
  • Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP
  • USA
  • June 1 2016

A case that has been closely followed by oil and gas and other interests which involves groundwater disputes has now been decided by the Texas


First District publishes significant CEQA decision on legal feasibility of mitigation for prime farmland losses in Masonite Corporation v. County of Mendocino
  • Miller Starr Regalia
  • USA
  • August 2 2013

In a partially-published opinion filed July 25, 2013, the First District Court of Appeal reversed the trial court's judgment denying a writ petition


Native American law watch - Spring 2015
  • Modrall Sperling
  • USA
  • May 18 2015

In Northern Arapaho Tribe v. Ashe, the United States District Court for the District of Wyoming contrasted two tribes’ eagle interests, the First


Southern Ute sues to bar applying BLM's fracking rule to tribal oil and gas
  • Modrall Sperling
  • USA
  • September 8 2015

The Southern Ute Indian Tribe (Tribe) filed suit on June 18, 2015 in the United States District Court for the District of Colorado against the


BLM's controversial hydraulic fracturing rule is postponed nationwide
  • Modrall Sperling
  • USA
  • November 20 2015

The Spring 2015 issue of Energy Resources Notes reported on the Bureau of Land Management's (BLM's) adoption of a controversial final rule addressing


Native American law watch - summer 2015
  • Modrall Sperling
  • USA
  • August 18 2015

On June 26, 2015, in Pueblo of Jemez v. the United States, the United States Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit reversed a district court ruling


Texas Court of Appeals Issues Important State Superfund Order
  • Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP
  • USA
  • April 13 2016

In a "case of first impression," U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit, sitting in Austin, in TCEQ v. Exxon Mobil Corporation, et al., issued an


US District Court blocks BLM rule for hydraulic fracking on federal and tribal land
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • USA
  • October 12 2015

On September 30, 2015, the US District Court for the District of Wyoming preliminarily enjoined the US Bureau of Land Management (BLM) from enforcing


2013 Ohio oil and gas law review
  • Vorys Sater Seymour and Pease LLP
  • USA
  • February 20 2014

This past year proved active for Ohio's oil and gas industry. We saw exploration and drilling operations increase substantially and migrate further