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Regulation 43-101 qualified person : need to be a member of the Quebec Order of Geologists?
  • Lavery de Billy LLP
  • Canada
  • August 31 2014

Can a geologist registered in the State of Wyoming who is a member of the American Institute of Professional Geologists approve scientific or


Ohio update
  • Vorys Sater Seymour and Pease LLP
  • USA
  • November 5 2011

The Akron Beacon Journal has an interesting article on the potential for Ohio's E&P industry: "A state official estimated Tuesday that as much as 5 billion barrels of oil and 15 trillion cubic feet of natural gas could be underground in eastern Ohio.


Recap of the Energy Summit's morning discussions
  • Bricker & Eckler LLP
  • USA
  • September 22 2011

Honda's Rick Schostek is glad to see number of university students in attendance at the Energy Summit.


U.S. geological survey releases new assessment of Marcellus gas
  • Greenberg Traurig LLP
  • USA
  • August 26 2011

The Marcellus Shale contains about 84 trillion cubic feet of recoverable natural gas, and 3.4 billion barrels of recoverable natural gas liquids, according to a just-released assessment by USGS of geological and engineering data.


Columbus dispatch reports that Ohio House Bill 133 is ready for governor's signature
  • Bricker & Eckler LLP
  • USA
  • June 27 2011

A June 22, 2011 article in the Columbus Dispatch reported that the Ohio General Assembly has finalized House Bill 133, which overhauls the process for entering into oil and gas leases on state-owned lands.


Utica shale: too deep to drill in PA?
  • Duane Morris LLP
  • USA
  • May 19 2011

Geologist say the depth of Pennsylvania's other great shale, Utica, might make it too costly to drill.


Corporate homicide
  • Morton Fraser
  • United Kingdom
  • May 17 2011

Earlier this year we witnessed the first prosecution under the relatively new Corporate Manslaughter and Corporate Homicide Act, with the first fine imposed amounting to £385,000.


First corporate manslaughter conviction
  • Cobbetts LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • April 12 2011

Cotswold Geotechnical (Holdings) Ltd has had the unfortunate privilege of being the first company to be charged with and convicted of corporate manslaughter under the Corporate Manslaughter and Corporate Homicide Act 2007 since it came into law on 6 April 2008.


Sendai isn’t unique: is the Pacific Northwest next?
  • Lane Powell PC
  • USA
  • March 22 2011

Sendai, Japan, has just experienced a horrific subduction earthquake and tsunami arising from its proximity to the so-called "Japan Trench."


First corporate manslaughter conviction leaves questions
  • RPC
  • United Kingdom
  • March 22 2011

As reported in previous editions of our Update, Cotswold Geotechnical Holdings was the first company to be prosecuted for the new offence of Corporate Manslaughter following the death of Alex Wright, a geologist employed by Cotswold Geotechnical on 5 September 2008.