Top Issues Facing Landowners Of Oil And Gas

Law360, New York (April 15, 2013, 1:00 PM EDT) -- Advances in exploration and production technology have created a boom in unconventional resource plays, like the Eagle Ford in Texas, the Bakken in North Dakota and the Marcellus in Pennsylvania, and have enabled the exploitation of mineral reserves that previously had been undeveloped.

Energy companies are competing for valuable acreage positions in these resource plays and are aggressively seeking oil and gas leases from landowners and owners of mineral rights. For the landowner who also owns the related mineral rights, oil and gas production has the...
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