"Abarta had been trying to get MFC's acreage since early 2011 they were also trying to get the acreage Devon eventually purchased in Richland/Ashland Counties.
My understanding is the Abarta would take a small working interest in any drilling…"
I'm not sure I agree with of some of your statements, so I'll state mine as I see them.
The dry hole ratio that you mentioned going from 1 in 6 in 1984 to 1 in 100 is to me extremely misleading. What is a dryhole? no gas I…"
"I respectfully disagree with some of your points and your terminoloy as well.
I have dealt with thousands of landowners in the past and most I would agree have or had what I would consider integrity, that is/was the beauty of dealing with…"
They are provisions of the Obamacare legislation.
I think we all have a tendency to read what we want to read or read what we want to believe,
and sometimes it is overwheliming especially with politics. I just would like to see this…"
"I never said we built the natural gas underneath our property....another distortion out of the Obama play book. Under Obamacare medicare rates will go up from $96.00 per person today to $126.00 per person in 2014, Obama…"
"I have experienced situations in the past and present where both parties negoitiated a lease and both felt is was fair and they executed the lease, however I come across those same people today who now say the lease is unfair and…"
No more like Obama.....except he doesn't want you to have the nickel you've earned because remember "you didn't build that" so how could you have earned it. If Obama is reelected he is going to have…"
"Many landowners who would have or did sign for $10.00 leases are now saying no to the $500.00 offer"...if they did sign for the $10.00 how can they say yes or no to $500.00 when they are already leased? Why would…"
In the case of the inept getting run over by the adept, I think the reverse has happened with the President in office.......who I consider inept and that he actually took advantage of the adept during his rein by getting his "my way or…"
It would probably be a better investment based on the overregulation of our government on start up companies or established companies. It's a global economy. Once again the tax has already been paid once. Also back in the good…"
"The 14% tax is the tax on top of the tax that was original paid on that income.......capital gains tax is based on income already taxed once before probably 35%....capital investments create jobs that people who pay no tax do not create. It really…"
"Baloney.....I pay 35% federal tax, 6.5% state tax, 2% city tax adds up to just about 44%, you have no idea what you are talking about. You are just vomiting garbage that someone is feeding you that you want to believe...please!!"
"If the ruling was based on the fact that the leases were void from the beginning because they were pertitual, then most leases could be interpeted the same way based on the language that are in most leases....interesting.
"Still without knowing all the details, I can't help but thinkhowever that it can become a slippery slop when a judge disregards the contract language in a lease, to me it just opens the door for endless litigation. If your an attorney it's…"
What makes this site so great? Well, I think it's the fact that, quite frankly, we all have a lot at stake in this thing they call shale. But beyond that, this site is made up of individuals who have worked hard for that little yard we call home. Or, that farm on which blood, sweat and tears have fallen.[ Read More ]