"Just wanted to let people know that SWN has been taking leases and renewing expiring leases up in the panhandle. I haven't seen a lease for Ohio County in particular, but we've done a couple in the last couple months in Brooke…"
I believe 100% would be extreme, however a royalty should be paid from date of production, even if someone else received the royalty. Additionally, there is a good case for punitive damages, hopefully you copies of all…"
"Chk did this but as everyone else now it owned by Southwest. I tried telling Chk years ago before they drill that well the people who lived there didn’t have the mineral right. I even sent them a copy of the deed which clearly states the coal…"
I do not know all of the particulars in your situation, but you have astonishing grounds for a lawsuit. Many attorneys would take your case on a contingency basis, eliminating the need to pay up front for the legal services.
"What could someone do if a oil and gas company has drilled through a property that was not legally leased. And you happen to be one of the descents to the minerals. This was all done in a effort to lock people into their old lease. "
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 ]