If its not on your tract, but you are in the unit it is not as severe. Any diligent operator will get a drillsite title opinion before drilling. Generally, the rest of the title for the unit will be worked for the division order.
You question however, is vague and hard to answer without more info.
1) not all wells are unitized by section. Its the unit that matters not the section. Wells can be drilled on a lease basis, with no unit.
2) what do you mean by fraudulent?
I don't know if I can handle a doppelganger!! Between trying to keep up with all the GHS posts, and life in general, I will probably end up answering my own posts. I had more to say in that previous sentence, but got confused as to which missy/Missy I was trying to write about. That does it!! I'm changing my name. For my own sake. :-)
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