The Koontz Decision: Limits Conditions a Government can Impose on Developers
Do you know the restrictions for a probationary driver in New Jersey?
California has recently issued proposed regulations that will significantly impact oil and gas extraction in the State. Oil and gas producers that use well stimulation techniques, including hydraulic fracturing (HF), should...more
Oil and Gas Update -
Hydraulic Fracturing Regulations - Bureau of Land Management:
On May 16, 2013, the U.S. Department of Interior’s Bureau of Land Management (BLM) released a Supplemental Notice of Proposed...more
In This Issue:
- Deeper Resources: Rotruck Joins Spilman
- EQB Proposes Substantial Increases in Permit Fees for Unconventional Wells
- Oil & Gas Lessees Retain Important Rights in W.Va.
- Pa. Shale Industry...more
On Friday, September 20, 2013, just days after indicating his support for the bill, Governor Jerry Brown signed SB 4, which establishes a permitting system for the fracking of new oil and gas wells. The Department of...more
Regulators from the California Coastal Commission have opened an investigation into hydraulic fracturing after a recent Associated Press report that the practice has occurred offshore for the past two decades....more
A release of approximately 40,000 gallons of oil and gas operations waste into a Youngstown, Ohio area storm drain flowing into the Mahoning River is igniting a call for tighter regulatory oversight and more transparent...more
On December 18, 2012, California’s Department of Conservation, Division of Oil, Gas, and Geothermal Resources (DOGGR) released its long-awaited draft of hydraulic fracturing regulations (Fracking Regulations). The...more