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Fundamentals of Oil, Gas and Mineral Law

Houston – Apr 13, 2017 – Royal Sonesta Hotel Houston
Live Webcast – Apr 13, 2017
Webcast Replay – Jun 8, 2017

UT Law's Fundamentals of Oil, Gas and Mineral Law brings together a distinguished faculty of both academics and practitioners for a series of presentations designed to provide a comprehensive overview of oil and gas legal issues. The program opens with the definitive primer on how to drill an oil or gas well and continues with sessions on the Rule of Capture, oil and gas interests, a four-session look at the oil and gas lease—classification, royalty valuation, implied covenants and other clauses—conveyancing, and the Joint Operating Agreement. Continue on to the 43rd Annual Ernest E. Smith Oil, Gas and Mineral Law Institute for a full day addressing the latest in oil and gas developments. more »

Total Credit Hours:
8.00    Credit Info
Specializations:
Administrative Law
Oil, Gas and Mineral Law
Real Estate Law
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Oil, Gas and Mineral Law Institute

Houston – Apr 14, 2017 – Royal Sonesta Hotel Houston
Live Webcast – Apr 14, 2017
Webcast Replay – Jun 9, 2017

The Ernest E. Smith Oil, Gas and Mineral Law Institute continues to be the definitive course for attorneys, corporate lawyers, E&P operators and landmen. The Institute brings together a distinguished faculty of academics and practitioners for presentations on the latest oil and gas developments. 2017 program highlights include: Professor Ernest E. Smith presents his annual Case Law Update. Bart W. Huffman, Reed Smith LLP, and Will R. Daugherty, Baker & Hostetler LLP, explore the ethical and legal obligations of attorneys and law firms to protect against cybersecurity threats including threats to client data and communications. Brian Sullivan, McElroy, Sullivan, Miller, Weber & Olmstead L.L.P., delivers the Railroad Commission Update. Matt Ray, Energy Transfer Partners, L.P., presents on Gas Exports to Mexico during the luncheon presentation. J. Robert Goldsmith Jr., Goldsmith, Bogisch & Chaires, moderates a panel discussion of Legal and Regulatory Issues in Light of Current Drilling Technology with panelists Gregory S. Mathews, Chevron USA INC., and John B. McFarland, Graves, Dougherty, Hearon & Moody. Hear Fun New Ways for Density and Proration Rules to Bust Your Lease with Brandon Durrett, Dykema Cox Smith. Come a day early for Thursday's Fundamentals of Oil, Gas and Mineral Law—ideal for beginners or experienced practitioners seeking a refresher. The Institute is jointly presented by The University of Texas School of Law and The Oil, Gas and Energy Resources Law Section of the State Bar of Texas. more »

Total Credit Hours:
7.75 | 1.25 ethics    Credit Info
Specializations:
Administrative Law
Oil, Gas and Mineral Law
Real Estate Law
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Gas and Power Institute

Houston – Oct 5-6, 2017 – Hotel Derek

The 16th Annual Gas and Power Institute features a host of timely topics relevant to lawyers and top executives in the gas and power industry in light of the changing landscape of rules, regulations, legislation, and environmental requirements. The Institute offers essential information on the latest industry and market climate, and provides a must-have set of materials and resources. more »

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Oil and Gas Tax Conference

Houston – Nov 16-17, 2017 – Royal Sonesta Hotel Houston

Join leading members of the oil, gas and energy tax community—including senior government officials, IRS staff, corporate energy and tax counsel, and members of the energy tax bar—at the 14th Biennial Parker C. Fielder Oil and Gas Tax Conference. This nationally recognized event is a unique collaboration between The University of Texas School of Law and the Chief Counsel’s Office of the IRS, and provides an exchange of views and perspectives between the private sector and the Service. more »

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Cybersecurity for Oil & Gas Attorneys: Understanding the Ethical and Legal Obligations

Will R. Daugherty, Bart W. Huffman
Presented at the 2017 Ernest E. Smith Oil, Gas and Mineral Law Institute

Slides – 16 pgs
$5
Audio – 64 mins
$10
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Case Law Update

Ernest E. Smith
Presented at the 2017 Ernest E. Smith Oil, Gas and Mineral Law Institute

Paper – 17 pgs
$25
Slides – 10 pgs
$5
Audio – 62 mins
$10
Paper – 17 pgs preview Slides – 10 pgs preview Audio preview

Production In Paying Quantities (PPQ)

Charles "Skip" Watson
Presented at the 2017 Ernest E. Smith Oil, Gas and Mineral Law Institute

Paper – 37 pgs
$25
Slides – 7 pgs
$5
Audio – 31 mins
$10
Paper – 37 pgs preview Audio preview

Gas Exports to Mexico

Matt Ray
Presented at the 2017 Ernest E. Smith Oil, Gas and Mineral Law Institute

Slides – 8 pgs
$5
Audio – 27 mins
$10
Slides – 8 pgs preview Audio preview

Quench My Thirst: Water Rights in the Context of Water Treatment Technologies

Peter E. Hosey, Jesse S. Lotay
Presented at the 2017 Ernest E. Smith Oil, Gas and Mineral Law Institute

Paper – 19 pgs
$25
Slides – 10 pgs
$5
Audio – 28 mins
$10
Paper – 19 pgs preview Slides – 10 pgs preview Audio preview

Legal and Regulatory Issues in Light of Current Drilling Technology

J. Robert Goldsmith Jr., Gregory S. Mathews, John B. McFarland
Presented at the 2017 Ernest E. Smith Oil, Gas and Mineral Law Institute

Slides – 7 pgs
$5
Slides – 7 pgs
$5
Slides – 8 pgs
$5
Audio – 48 mins
$10
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The Statute of Frauds and Typical Leasehold Documents

W. Timothy George, Christopher L. Halgren, Ethan J. Ranis
Presented at the 2017 Ernest E. Smith Oil, Gas and Mineral Law Institute

Paper – 18 pgs
$25
Slides – 33 pgs
$25
Audio – 46 mins
$10
Paper – 18 pgs preview Slides – 33 pgs preview Audio preview

Fun New Ways for Density and Proration Rules to Bust Your Lease 

Brandon Durrett
Presented at the 2017 Ernest E. Smith Oil, Gas and Mineral Law Institute

Paper – 16 pgs
$25
Slides – 19 pgs
$5
Audio – 28 mins
$10
Paper – 16 pgs preview Slides – 19 pgs preview Audio preview

Closing the Deal and Keeping the Taxman Waiting: Use of I.R.C. Section 1031 in Oil and Gas Acquisitions and Divestitures

David G. Drumm
Presented at the 2017 Ernest E. Smith Oil, Gas and Mineral Law Institute

Paper – 59 pgs
$25
Slides – 12 pgs
$5
Audio – 27 mins
$10
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We're Not Out of the Woods Yet: Selected Issues for Consideration in an Economically Stressed Environment

W. John English Jr., Eric R. Goodman
Presented at the 2017 Ernest E. Smith Oil, Gas and Mineral Law Institute

Paper – 28 pgs
$25
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Slides – 10 pgs
$5
Audio – 46 mins
$10
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