Caldwell East & Finlayson partner Wade Caldwell spoke recently to landmen about allocation formulas for horizontal wells.
The Internet has revolutionized access to information for mineral owners. Plentiful Internet resources can now equip you with most of the information you need. This article gathers some of these resources into one place, and is a great place to begin your mineral rights research.
Oil and gas lease clauses are very important in negotiating a lease. Negotiations can be tricky and have long-lasting consequences for your land and how much you receive in royalties. What gets negotiated in an oil and gas lease? Everything. Here are ten clauses you want on the negotiating table.
Mineral owners often contemplate whether or not they need a lawyer. So why should you read an article written by a lawyer about whether you need a lawyer? Because there are lawyers out there who actually put their clients’ interests first, even if it means discouraging someone from hiring a lawyer too soon or paying too much for legal services.