Articles

Articles on topics of interest for landowners written by legal and land experts.

Topics:

Leasing

The ‘Standard Producers 88 Oil and Gas Lease’ in America by Dr. John S. Baen, University of North Texas, Baen and Company, 2012

Are We There Yet? The Start and Finish of an Oil and Gas Lease by Peter E. Hosey and S. Jordan Smith, Jackson Walker LLP, 2011

Checklist for Negotiating an Oil and Gas Lease by John B. McFarland, Graves, Dougherty, Hearon & Moody

Hints on Negotiating and Oil and Gas Lease by Judon Fambrough, Texas A&M University Real Estate Center, 2015

Oil and Gas Lease Extensions by Judon Fambrough, Texas A&M University Real Estate Center, 2015

Saltwater Disposal Well Leasing: High Waters Float All Boats by John B. McFarland and Nicholas C. Miller, Graves, Dougherty, Hearon & Moody

Royalties

When Your Oil and Gas Purchaser Goes Broke by Dr. John S. Baen, University of North Texas, Baen and Company, 2015

What Can I Do If My Royalties are Not Being Paid? by John B. McFarland, Graves, Dougherty, Hearon & Moody, 2009

Royalty Payment Requirements in Texas from Texas Land & Mineral Owners Association (TLMA)

Land Ownership

Surface Owners Beware! by Tiffany Dowell, Texas A&M AgriLife Extension, 2013

Accommodation of the Estates Doctrine by Judon Fambrough, Texas A&M University Real Estate Center, 2015

Yours, Mine, or Ours? The Rule of Capture and Subterranean Fluids by Judon Fambrough, Texas A&M University Real Estate Center, 2015

Minerals, Surface Rights and Royalty Payments by Judon Fambrough, Texas A&M University Real Estate Center, 1996

The Impact of Mineral Rights and Oil and Gas Activities on Agricultural Land Values by Dr. John S. Baen, University of North Texas, Baen and Company, 1996

Oil and Gas Exploration and Surface Ownership from Railroad Commission of Texas

Reconciling Mineral Rights and Conservation Easements by Blair Fitzsimons, Texas Agricultural Land Trust

Taxes

Contemporary Land, Oil and Gas Valuations, Estate Planning Opportunities, and Possible Strategies in the New Estate and Tax Environment by Dr. John S. Baen, University of North Texas, Baen and Company, 2011

The Valuation and Individual Tax Implications of the Barnett Shale and the Statewide Oil and Gas Boom by Dr. John S. Baen, University of North Texas, Baen and Company, 2008

Oil and Gas Mineral Rights in Land Appraisal by Dr. John S. Baen, University of North Texas, Baen and Company, 1988

Right of Way for Pipelines

Understanding the Condemnation Process in Texas by Judon Fambrough, Texas A&M University Real Estate Center, 2015

What to Do/Say When They Call!! Pipeline Companies, Right of Way Agents, Oil Companies by Dr. John S. Baen, University of North Texas, Baen and Company, 2007

Zwahr Wars Episode II: Pipeline Corridors Revisited by Judon Fambrough, Texas A&M University Real Estate Center, 2003