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Top 10 List for Negotiating a Mineral Lease

by Elizabeth Alford on April 28, 2016

Every day across America, mineral owners receive oil and gas lease proposals asking to lease their mineral interests. Negotiating an oil and gas lease is a big responsibility and requires knowledge, patience, and a balanced mindset. Unfortunately many mineral rights owners don’t do their homework and miss available upside during oil and gas lease negotiations. The following infographic gives you the […]

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What Exactly is a Landman?

by Elizabeth Alford on March 15, 2016

If you own the oil and gas mineral rights on a piece of property, you may have already been contacted by a landman looking for a lease. But if you are new to the game, you might not fully understand who this person is and whether you can trust him. The following factsheet gives a […]

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Hiring an Attorney for an Oil & Gas Lease

by Elizabeth Alford on February 29, 2016

If you own mineral rights on a piece of property and are considering leasing, you might be asking yourself, “Do I need to hire a lawyer”? The simple answer is, yes…eventually. At some point before the lease is signed and finalized, you should have a competent attorney review it. But deciding when to get help […]

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Negotiating a Mineral Lease: What NOT to Do!

by Elizabeth Alford on January 12, 2016

Every day across America, mineral owners receive oil and gas lease proposals asking to lease their mineral interests. Negotiating an oil and gas lease is a big responsibility and requires knowledge, patience, and a balanced mindset. Unfortunately many mineral rights owners don’t do their homework and miss available upside during oil and gas lease negotiations. The following infographic give some for […]

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