The day after the measure passed, the city was hit with two different lawsuits.
A ban would likely spur a flurry of litigation by oil and gas developers and legislative action at the state level to overturn the ban.
The Seventh Judicial District of the Ohio Court of Appeals concluded that an oil and gas lease is a savings event under the Ohio Dormant Minerals Act.
By Michael P. Emmert
Royalty, leasehold, and land-rights disputes continue to develop across a wide range of issues.
By Stephanie Burt
The exact contours of what constitutes operations and what an implied covenant to develop looks like in Ohio are not clear.
By Basheer Ghorayeb
From the courtroom to the boardroom.
Adam Severson, chief marketing and business development officer at Baker Donelson, highlights the value of a DIRP analysis to help develop business contacts. (04:52 min)
Resource extraction for transitional fuels such as natural gas is controversial. Fracking expert Erica Levine-Powers discusses the process and its many ramifications. (8:54 min)
Longtime litigator George Lugrin discusses control of well policies—also known as "blow out" insurance—and traces the history of this specialty line of insurance and how it applies today. (17:41 min)
A summary of historical litigation trends and discussing future litigation trends. Topics include trends related to royalty, lease, construction, and other types of disputes. (1:04:07)
A unique group of lawyers and non-lawyers provides a fact-based peek into the future, including presentations and an interactive discussion among the panelists. (1:01:42)
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