Marcellus Shale Strategies — State By State

Law360, New York (November 23, 2011, 11:17 AM EST) -- One Shale. Six states. Six different approaches. In recent months, state officials in New York, Pennsylvania, Maryland, Virginia, West Virginia and Ohio have responded to the increase in actual or prospective hydraulic fracturing (or fracking) activity in their respective states with a flurry of proposed or soon-to-be-implemented statutory and regulatory frameworks directed at addressing the unique issues associated with hydraulic fracturing.

As the applicable regulations continue to evolve, companies engaged in or those seeking opportunities to be engaged in the Marcellus Shale play would be well...
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