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The 7th District Court of Appeals in Ohio recently addressed what elements a co-tenant must satisfy to adversely possess a...


Tags: Co-Tenants, Cotenancy, Ohio, Minerals,

The Ohio Department of Commerce, Division of Real Estate & Professional Licensing (the "Division"), recently informed Ohio’s...


Tags: Ohio, Landman, Oil and Gas, Land Profesionals,

On September 23, 2020, the Supreme Court of Ohio ruled that fact issues prevented a lower court from granting summary judgment to...


Tags: Injection, Ohio, UIC, Oil and Gas,

The Supreme Court of Ohio accepted a case involving the Ohio Dormant Mineral Act (ODMA), Fonzi v. Brown, but held the case until...


Tags: DMA, Oil and Gas, Energy, ODMA

On June 1, 2020, the Seventh District Court of Appeals once again addressed the level of diligence required to identify holders...


Tags: 'Utica Shale', Ohio, "2006 DMA", Dormant Mineral Act,

On May 21, 2020, the Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals ruled for a lessee in an oil and gas lease dispute, finding that the lessee...


Tags: Post-Production Costs, Royalties, Oil and Gas, Energy

Recently, in Peppertree Farms v. Thonen, 2020-Ohio-3043, Ohio's Fifth Appellate District considered whether certain ancient...


Tags: Exceptions, 'Utica Shale', Ohio, Oil and Gas,

The Ohio Department of Commerce, Division of Real Estate & Professional Licensing, recently reached out to Ohio's "land...


Tags: 'Utica Shale', Ohio, Land Professionals, Landman,

The United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit recently ruled that a certain group of landowners were not entitled to...


Tags: Tolling, Ohio, Statute of Limitation, Oil and Gas,

On January 22, 2020, the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania decided Briggs v. Southwestern Energy Prod. Co.  The issue before the...


Tags: Rule of Capture, Marcellus Shale, Hydraulic Fracturing, Oil and Gas,

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