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Shale development rights issue certified to West Virginia Supreme Court

USA - April 8 2013 On March 28, 2013, in Cain v. XTO Energy, Inc., United States District Judge Irene M. Keeley issued an order that asks the Supreme Court of Appeals…

Lisa M. Lorish, Jonathan T. Blank, Brian C. Root, Paul K. Stockman

Pennsylvania legislature approves Pooling and Royalty Transparency Bill

USA - July 5 2013 On June 30, 2013, the Pennsylvania General Assembly passed Senate Bill 259, which implements significant changes to oil and gas laws of the…

Jonathan T. Blank, Anthony J. Carna, Jamie A. Edwards, Paul K. Stockman

Pennsylvania Pollock royalty gas class action decision interprets Kilmer

USA - January 29 2013 A Pennsylvania class action alleging that gas producer Energy Corporation of America (ECA) had improperly calculated royalty payments experienced a…

Lisa M. Lorish, Jonathan T. Blank, Paul K. Stockman

PA Court: Rule of Capture Does Not Apply to Hydraulic Fracturing

USA - April 9 2018 On April 2, the Pennsylvania Superior Court held that hydraulic fracturing that results in the extraction of natural gas from adjoining land may…

Jonathan T. Blank, Anthony J. Carna, Branden P. Moore

Ohio Appellate Court holds that the exercise of storage rights maintains production rights under “dual-purpose” leases

USA - July 3 2013 In a key ruling on July 1, Ohio's 7th District Court of Appeals affirmed the trial court's summary judgment in favor of the lessees of oil and gas…

Jonathan T. Blank, Jamie A. Edwards, Paul K. Stockman