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A Primer on Marketing Oil and Gas (May 2018)

Discussion of the basic concepts associated with a producer’s marketing of its oil and gas production, including overviews of (a) the applicable provisions of UCC Article 2, (b) the basic provisions of the Conoco general terms and conditions applicable to sales of crude oil as well as the standardized LEAP “master” form agreement for crude oil and refined petroleum products, (c) the provisions commonly found in contracts for the purchase of natural gas by gatherers and processors, as well as by gas marketers utilizing the standardized NAESB “master” form agreement for natural gas, and (d) applicable regulatory principles.” more »

Total Credit Hours:
0.75    Credit Info
TX, CA, OK

TX MCLE credit expires: 5/31/2019

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$50  

Bankruptcy Primer for the Oil, Gas, and Mineral Law Practitioner (May 2018)

Review the rudiments of the powers of the Bankruptcy Court under Section 365 of the Bankruptcy Code and the need for perfection of title and liens under Texas law; the asset sales process under Section 363 of the Bankruptcy Code with a focus on survival of pre-bankruptcy liens and obligations; and a preference action and an action asserting that a transaction was a constructive and actionable transfer in fraud of creditors. more »

Total Credit Hours:
0.75    Credit Info
TX, CA, OK

TX MCLE credit expires: 5/31/2019

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Includes: Video Audio Paper Slides

$50  

Basic Joint Operating Agreements in Oil, Gas, and Mineral Law (May 2018)

Listen to a discussion about the purposes for a Joint Operating Agreement, its basic structure, and issues that arise in its interpretation. more »

Total Credit Hours:
0.50    Credit Info
TX, CA, OK

TX MCLE credit expires: 5/31/2019

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$45  

Case Law Update in Oil, Gas, and Mineral Law (May 2018)

Review recent decisions dealing with oil and gas leases, royalties, mineral conveyances, joint operating agreements, state regulation, and related topics. more »

Total Credit Hours:
1.00    Credit Info
TX, CA, OK

TX MCLE credit expires: 5/31/2019

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$55  

Clarifying the Duty of Executive Right Holders (May 2018)

A review of the law after Texas Outfitters Limited v. Nicholson defining the nature of severed executive rights and the duties owed by the executive to non-participating royalty and non-executive mineral interest owners. more »

Total Credit Hours:
0.50 | 0.25 ethics    Credit Info
TX, CA, OK

TX MCLE credit expires: 5/31/2019

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Includes: Video Audio Paper Slides

$45  

Distress and Bankruptcy in the Oil & Gas Market (May 2016)

Session 1: Distress and Bankruptcy in the Oil & Gas Market - Discuss the risks and opportunities that result from the decline in commodity prices, including counterparty risk and the acquisition of distressed oil & gas assets both inside and outside of bankruptcy.  Session 2: Basics: Redetermination, Perfection and Bankruptcy in the Oilfield - Discuss the rules governing bankers’ decisions about asset valuation, perfection of security interests under joint operating agreements, and the effect of bankruptcy on your client’s rights and obligations.  more »

Total Credit Hours:
1.50    Credit Info
TX, CA, OK

TX MCLE credit expires: 5/31/2019

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$75  

Division Orders in Oil, Gas, and Mineral Law (May 2018)

The uses and abuses of the Division Order. Neither a contract nor a conveyance, a shield but not a sword. more »

Total Credit Hours:
0.50    Credit Info
TX, CA, OK

TX MCLE credit expires: 5/31/2019

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$45  

Drilling Contracts and Master Services Agreements (May 2018)

Drilling contracts and service contracts are the most common agreements involved in oilfield operations and risk allocation issues. Focus on getting the right indemnity and insurance provisions for your company and avoiding potential pitfalls involving enforceability and indemnity structure. Learn about specific concerns relating to use of the IADC Onshore Drilling Contract form. more »

Total Credit Hours:
0.75    Credit Info
TX, CA, OK

TX MCLE credit expires: 5/31/2019

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$50  

Ethics in Negotiation: The True Cost of Representation (May 2016)

When a client discloses a terrible truth or reveals an unspeakable purpose, what obligations do the Texas Rules of Disciplinary Conduct place on an attorney? What happens when it’s time for an attorney to move on? Explore the unexpected answers given by the Rules using both recent and historical real world cases. more »

Total Credit Hours:
1.00 | 1.00 ethics    Credit Info
TX, CA, OK

TX MCLE credit expires: 5/31/2019

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$60  

History, Development, and Consequences of Proration Units (May 2018)

Hear the history and development of the proration unit as a regulatory tool, and the consequences of importing the term into oil and gas leases and contracts. more »

Total Credit Hours:
0.75    Credit Info
TX, CA, OK

TX MCLE credit expires: 5/31/2019

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$50  

Implied Covenants (May 2016)

A review of the law of implied covenants and its application to the oil patch. more »

Total Credit Hours:
0.75    Credit Info
TX, CA, OK

TX MCLE credit expires: 5/31/2019

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$50  

Implied Covenants in Oil, Gas, and Mineral Law (May 2018)

Follow an outline of the law of implied covenants, including duties imposed, standards applied, and remedies available. more »

Total Credit Hours:
0.50    Credit Info
TX, CA, OK

TX MCLE credit expires: 5/31/2019

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$45  

Litigation Strategies for Oil and Gas (May 2016)

Session 1: Texas Oil & Gas Pattern Jury Charges- A summary review of the new State Bar of Texas Oil & Gas Pattern Jury Charges volume.   Session 2: Better, Faster, Economical … Arbitration?  - Contrary to popular belief, those three adjectives can describe arbitration. Discuss creating effective and efficient arbitration strategies for oil and gas disputes, including suggestions for improving arbitration provisions in some standard industry form contracts. more »

Total Credit Hours:
1.25    Credit Info
TX, CA, OK

TX MCLE credit expires: 5/31/2019

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$65  

Oil, Gas and Mineral Lease Perpetuation Issues; plus State Oil and Gas Leases (May 2016)

Session 1: Administering State Leases and Relinquishment Act Lands - Classification of state lands and accompanying lease forms; plus recent changes to the state lease.   Session 2: Are We There Yet? The Beginning and the Termination of an Oil and Gas Lease - An examination of the commencement of the term of the lease and its termination. more »

Total Credit Hours:
1.25    Credit Info
TX, CA, OK

TX MCLE credit expires: 5/31/2019

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Includes: Video Audio Paper Slides

$65  

Plugging Liability: A Framework for Risk and Financial Security (May 2018)

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Total Credit Hours:
0.50    Credit Info
TX, CA, OK

TX MCLE credit expires: 5/31/2019

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$45  

Production Sharing Agreements and Allocation Wells (May 2018)

Review of the evolution of the regulatory and land-title process for PSA and Allocation Wells. more »

Total Credit Hours:
0.50    Credit Info
TX, CA, OK

TX MCLE credit expires: 5/31/2019

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$45  

Protecting Client Information-Cyber Protection Duties as an Attorney (May 2018)

Explore the ethical and legal obligations of attorneys and law firms to protect client data and communications from the latest cybersecurity threats. more »

Total Credit Hours:
1.00 | 1.00 ethics    Credit Info
TX, CA, OK

TX MCLE credit expires: 5/31/2019

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$60  

Protecting the In-House Attorney Client Privilege (May 2018)

A practical overview of the attorney-client privilege as it applies to in-house counsel communications. Hear best practices for protecting communications, common pitfalls, and real world hot topics. Focus on “intermingled” legal and business communications, investigations, and multi-jurisdictional disputes, as well as discovery and litigation planning and management. more »

Total Credit Hours:
0.75 | 0.75 ethics    Credit Info
TX, CA, OK

TX MCLE credit expires: 5/31/2019

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Includes: Video Audio Paper Slides

$55  

Recent Developments Involving the Conflicting Rights of Mineral Owners and Surface Owners (May 2016)

Evaluate the Lightning v. Anadarko case and other recent issues and developments dealing with conflicts between mineral owners and surface owners regarding the use of the surface and subsurface. more »

Total Credit Hours:
0.75    Credit Info
TX, CA, OK

TX MCLE credit expires: 5/31/2019

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Includes: Video Audio Paper

$50  

Surface Use: The Dominant Estate, Reasonable Use, and Due Regard (May 2018)

Discuss recent opinions defining the distinction between the surface and mineral estates; history of the mineral owner's implied surface-use right and its limitations; accommodation doctrine opinions, including recent developments and the questions they raise; the roles of the Railroad Commission and municipalities; the temporary-injunction tip-off; and practical tips. more »

Total Credit Hours:
0.75    Credit Info
TX, CA, OK

TX MCLE credit expires: 5/31/2019

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Includes: Video Audio Paper Slides

$50  

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