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Oil, Gas & Mineral Law

Section Focus

The Oil, Gas and Mineral Law Section has over 800 members, who practice or are interested in various aspects of energy law. The Section sponsors nine monthly lunch programs each year, which qualify for CLE credit. Programs are typically held on the fourth Thursday of the month at The Petroleum Club, with speakers making presentations on a variety of energy topics.

The Section also sponsors a fall reception with a noted guest speaker, a holiday luncheon, and a summer reception to provide networking opportunities for members. An annual subscribers program has been instituted to provide a low-price package for members to attend all programs.

Upcoming Section Meeting

Section Chair

Andy Adams
Gieger, Laborde & Laperouse LLC
5151 San Felipe St., Suite 750
Houston, Texas 77056
(832) 255-6000
Fax (832) 255-6001

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Member Details

Section Members: 814
Section Dues: $25

Section Officers

Immediate Past Chair
Paul Yale

Chair Elect
Eric Cassidy

Nicole Singer

Jenny Nguyen

Section Resources

July 2016 Luncheon – Presentation
June 2016 Luncheon – Presentation
May 2016 Luncheon – Presentation
April 2016 Luncheon – Presentation
March 2016 Luncheon – Presentation
February 2016 Luncheon – Presentation
January 2016 Luncheon – Paper
October 2015 (Denton Fracking Ban Litigation)
September 2015 (OCS Platform Abandonment Issues)
May 2015 (Preferential Rights to Purchase PowerPoint)
April 2015 (Utica Presentation) – Paper
March 2015 (Legal Ethics: A Sampler) – Paper
February 2015 (Common Carrier and Condemnation after Denbury) – Presentation
2014 Oil and Gas Case Law Update – Presentation
2014 Oil and Gas Case Law Update – Paper
November 2014 (International Energy Dispute Resolution – Presentation)
October 2014 (Subsurface Trespass – Presentation)
September 2014 (Ethical Considerations in Horizontal Drilling – Presentation)
June 2014 (Issues in Oil and Gas Purchase and Sale Agreements – Presentation)
May 2014 (Security Issues in the Domestic and International Oilfield – Presentation)
April 2014 (Antitrust Issues When Working and Communicating With Your Oilfield Competition – Presentation
March 2014 (Global Shales and Renewed Conventional Resources – Presentation)
February 2014 (Case Law Update 2013 – Presentation)
February 2014 (Case Law Update 2013 – Materials)
November 2013 (Federal Role In Regulating Hydraulic Fracturing)
November 2013 (Eastern Developments)
October 2013 (Title Update)
October 2013 (Title Update PowerPoint)
September 2013 (New Horizontal Modifications to Joint Operating Agreements)
April 2013 (Distressed Energy Asset Acquisitions)
March 2013 (Waterflooding)
February 2013 (LNG Trends and U.S. as Exporter)
January 2013 Presentation (Case Law Update)
November 2012 (Shale Play JV/JOA Issues)
October 2012 (Mineral Ownership Title Issues)
September 2012 (Bureau of Energy Management Update)

HBA Office

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1111 Bagby, FLB 200, Houston, TX 77002
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