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Utica boom bust / blew? 7 Replies

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Shooting at well site 3 Replies

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HELP- new renewal Range Resource lease offered 37 Replies

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looking for diff attorny 10 Replies

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What is ‘Nuisance Oil’? 30 Replies

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Selling mineral rights 2 Replies

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Gross vs Net considerations 28 Replies

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Rover Pipeline files against Landowner in Monroe Co. Ohio 30 Replies

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LEASE RENEWALS of cheasepeck leases now owned by Southwestern 3 Replies

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What are they looking for with seismic testing in Eastern Ohio 31 Replies

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Ohio Supreme Court:Dormant Minerals Act 2 Replies

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Beware of Filing for Bankruptcy & Losing Minerals 16 Replies

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Mergers/Profitability 12 Replies

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Active leasing?

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Production Declines - Price Per Barrel Rises 2 Replies

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ROW/Pipeline - Monroe Co. - Ohio 4 Replies

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option to extend lease with gas company 10 Replies

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Posted by Bob Perkins on November 20, 2014 at 6:32pm

Chesapeake Energy Royalty Statement Decoded

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Tim Tarr replied to RITA KERR's discussion 'Lawsuits in Ohio and Supreme Court of Ohio regarding Mineral Rights Holders'
""Like I posted a couple posts ago,when I called the Treasurer office they told me that it does not matter if it has been drilled and producing,or the rights have just been leased and nothing done yet ,the owner of the mineral rights will be…"
6 hours ago
Tim Tarr replied to Shon Lenzo's discussion 'Utica boom bust / blew?'
"Keep in mind lots of wells drilled to HBP. Those wells need pipelines but pipeline companies need minimum commitment to install pipelines so enough have to be drilled for that too. So in the short term (3-5 years) you get a glut. Longer term Natural…"
6 hours ago
Joseph-Ohio replied to RITA KERR's discussion 'Lawsuits in Ohio and Supreme Court of Ohio regarding Mineral Rights Holders'
"Obviously we see things somewhat differently and (if I've learned anything as I've attempted to study thesencomplex matters) there are different interpretations / senses of the various words used in the context of leasing gas and oil…"
7 hours ago
Barry D replied to D L T's discussion 'Shooting at well site'
""We think violence is deplorable," wink wink"
7 hours ago
Craig Cooper replied to RITA KERR's discussion 'Lawsuits in Ohio and Supreme Court of Ohio regarding Mineral Rights Holders'
"Joseph, The lessee doesn't own anything. Leasing doesn't = ownership. The owner (lessor) grants certain privileges to someone else (lessee) in exchange for some sort of compensation per terms of a legal agreement.  The lessee…"
7 hours ago
Joseph-Ohio replied to Shon Lenzo's discussion 'Utica boom bust / blew?'
"Only IMHO (as it always is) : No, not a bust. Rather, controlled development. Constant pressure by the developers to maximize their return. Time spent improving their return isn't money lost from the developers perspective. All only IMHO."
7 hours ago
Carl Krebsbach replied to D L T's discussion 'Shooting at well site'
8 hours ago
Joseph-Ohio replied to RITA KERR's discussion 'Lawsuits in Ohio and Supreme Court of Ohio regarding Mineral Rights Holders'
"BTW, RITA KERR indicated she is paying 'Mineral Rights Taxes' in her original post. Guess I missed that earlier - so - sorry about that. Maybe her lease doesn't specify that the 'lessee' pays any / all taxes wrought by the…"
8 hours ago
Todd replied to Todd's discussion 'Beaver County Production' in the group Beaver County, PA
8 hours ago
Shon Lenzo replied to Shon Lenzo's discussion 'Utica boom bust / blew?'
"History shows an endless series of boom and bust in the oil/gas business., I have seen three obvious boom/bust cycles in my life time. Some people thought we might not see another boom after gas crashed last time. If one was optimistic,…"
9 hours ago
Joseph-Ohio replied to RITA KERR's discussion 'Lawsuits in Ohio and Supreme Court of Ohio regarding Mineral Rights Holders'
"The way I understand it: The lease agreement renders ownership of the right to drill to the 'lessee'. By virtue of the terms of lease agreement, the 'lessee' becomes the one who owns the rights for as long as the leasehold…"
9 hours ago
Dexter Green replied to Shon Lenzo's discussion 'Utica boom bust / blew?'
"Cycles are natural and are driven by demographics, population growth, technology, and government policies globally.  If there were no cycles then operators would keep drilling no matter the price and mineral buyers would spend whatever they…"
9 hours ago
David Perotto replied to D L T's discussion 'Shooting at well site'
"What is also sad is the fact that none of the mainstream press has reported this. Would there be this silence if an oil and gas worker shot a protester?"
10 hours ago
Craig Cooper replied to RITA KERR's discussion 'Lawsuits in Ohio and Supreme Court of Ohio regarding Mineral Rights Holders'
"Joseph, It's the other way around: http://www.investopedia.com/terms/l/lessor.asp"
10 hours ago
Todd replied to Terri Betts's discussion 'HELP- new renewal Range Resource lease offered'
"You're quite welcome Terri. Good Luck with everything!"
11 hours ago
Terri Betts replied to Terri Betts's discussion 'HELP- new renewal Range Resource lease offered'
"Thanks so much for the advice...I do appreciate it!!"
11 hours ago
 
 
 

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