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Oil and Gas Lease Pitfalls and Perils – NY Times

by Kenneth E. DuBose on December 6, 2011

A recent article by the NY Times surveyed several thousand oil and gas leases. The Times hasn’t shied away from making accusations about the industry, but the story’s findings should be considered when leasing your minerals.  While many of the problems mentioned are few and far between, you don’t want to be that one land […]

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New York Lease Loopholes

by Kenneth E. DuBose on September 26, 2009

Natural gas drilling companies in New York’s Marcellus Shale are using the force majeure clause to extend gas leases since New York has not updated its environmental regulations concerning the Marcellus Shale. [Read More]

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