"Some of the attorneys on here need to respond to that statement. I was told a number of years ago that a statement like that is a "restrain of free trade" and is not legal. At that time we were having problems with Amoco and that was what…"
"Yep, the future of the TMS is much more influenced by the price of oil than possibly some of the other plays. I don't know much about the business, but I do know that technology in it is constantly evolving and with this downturn the…"
"Some good points I had not considered.
The local 911 district would have the code, regardless if it was automatic or not. That is standard practice with any coded locked properties, however it is worth checking into further. I had not considered…"
"Hi John, and welcome to GHS.
The oil & gas well behind my Louisiana home was spud on 5/7/2014 and was completed and productive on 11/24/2014. There were several problems with drilling and with achieving production.
You should be able to…"
"In an emergency situation first responder's need to get in as fast as they can. You may need to consult with the state fire marshal's office to see if this type gate would be legal for access to a well site. The DNR also inspects well…"
"C N Taylor gave good advice about 'cost-free royalty" clause. However, you still need to be very careful: Chesapeake (and some others) are notorious for ignoring or weaseling CFR clauses. Get a GOOD O&G Attorney. (My family was very…"
As exciting as this is, we know that we have a responsibility to do this thing correctly. After all, we want the farm to remain a place where the family can gather for another 80 years and beyond. This site was born out of these desires. Before we started this site, googling "shale' brought up little information. Certainly nothing that was useful as we negotiated a lease. Read More