Seminar: Oil & Gas Regulation in Texas

September 27, 2018
SEPTEMBER 27, 2018
JW Marriott
Downtown Austin

Registration Coming Soon!

Scott Douglass & McConnico’s annual seminar will provide an overview of current Railroad Commission rules and procedures, related litigation issues, and other oil and gas issues that will be useful to attorneys, engineers, geologists, landmen, and others whose business brings them in contact with the Railroad Commission of Texas or the General Land Office.

7.0 State Bar of Texas CLE hours, with 0.75 of Ethics

Agenda for September 27, 2018 Regulatory Seminar

8:15-8:30 Opening Remarks/Welcome, Doug Dashiell

8:30-9:15 Case Law Update, Bryan Lauer   
9:15-10:00 Statewide Rule 86 and Special Field Rules for Horizontal Wells, Doug Dashiell

10:00-10:15 Break

10:15-11:00 Voluntary Pooling and Production Sharing Agreements, Mark Hanna

11:00-11:45 Yours, Mine and Ours-Surface and Subsurface Use in Lease Operations, Carroll Martin

11:45-12:00 Break (lunch served)

12:00-12:45 Ethical Considerations in Negotiating and Drafting Oil and Gas Agreements, Dan Bitting
12:45-1:00 Break

1:00-1:30 Statewide Rule 37 and 38 and Exceptions, Stephanie Kover
1:30-2:05 Developments in Pipeline Regulation, John Camp
2:05-2:35 Forced Pooling in Texas (MIPA), John Hicks

2:35-2:50 Break

2:50-3:20 Current Issues in Injection/Disposal Wells, Olga Kobzar

3:20-3:50 Death, Taxes and the GLO: A Guide to Dealing with Life’s Third Certainty, Davin Mcginnis

3:50-4:30 Retained Acreage Clauses and Other Lease Maintenance Issues, Anthony Arquijo


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