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Gov. Abbott signs into law restrictions on cities’ ability to regulate oil and gas

AUSTIN—Gov. Greg Abbott signed into law restrictions to how municipalities can regulate oil and gas drilling operations within their city l…

Started by Timothy Smith, SFO

0 May 19, 2015

HB 2411 Tax Reimbursement

If an oil and gas operator received their full share of the HB 2411 tax reimbursement, why are they permitted to periodically reimburse me…

Started by Claudia Kemmerer

6 Feb 4, 2015
Reply by Kitchen

What is the minimum spacing of a nearby well to require royalty payments.

Hello everyone, I am new to this whole thing of mineral rights. My grandfather gave me his rights in 1983. Is there a minimum distance at w…

Started by Pennsylvania Rob

3 Aug 6, 2014
Reply by Kathy Johnson

Completion Reports

Are there regulations that require disclosure of the drilling results? I have been following a well being drilled in Potter county Texas. A…

Started by Dalton W. Bordner

3 May 8, 2014
Reply by Dalton W. Bordner

Partial assignment of OGL. Unsevered mineral/surface estate. No surface use provisions. Can I put drill in ground 70 ft off my assigned acreage lines? Running laterals to my acreage.

Hypothetical: I was assigned a portion of acreage from an OGL wherein the lessor owns 100% surface and minerals.  There are no surface use…

Started by P. Michael

2 Oct 10, 2013
Reply by Marsha Breazeale

Horizontal Drilling

    I have royalty on a producing lease, if a  horizontal well is drilled under this lease  at a much greater depth,will that company be re…

Started by Loyd Clayton

1 Aug 23, 2013
Reply by charles s mallory

Force-pooled to frack

I received a Notice of Forced Pooling from Continental Resources the same day I saw the HBO documentary "Gasland 2."     Have you seen the…

Started by Chipper Roth

56 Aug 19, 2013
Reply by Larry

Can royalties from the same Section and the same company be set at different levels for each well?

Hello Everyone, I am new to this whole thing of mineral rights. My grandfather gave me his rights in 1983. I have partial rights for the NE…

Started by Pennsylvania Rob

7 Jul 8, 2013
Reply by Pennsylvania Rob


Gary,  I saw on one of your replies to a post that some of your clients are LLC's.  Do you know if it's necessary to register an LLC as a f…

Started by Christine Putnam

2 Apr 13, 2013
Reply by Wade Caldwell

"Paying Quantities" As pertains to Oil Production

Dear Friends, I recently saw that some of my wells are pumping 1 Barrel a month, 11 Barrels of Oil per year. Now I'm curious in my Producer…

Started by Chris Wilson

8 Mar 25, 2013
Reply by Sue


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