Hydraulic Fracturing

May 8, 2016

Hydraulic Fracturing Disclosure: A Brief Comparison of State Disclosure Requirements

Introduction Advancements in hydraulic fracturing have fueled the domestic oil and gas industry in recent years. According to the Energy Information Administration, fracking now accounts for …

February 18, 2015

Nuisance Easements: The New Cost of Doing Business in the Oil and Gas Industry

With the rise of hydraulic fracturing and horizontal drilling, oil and gas operations have transitioned from a predominately rural venture to one that is present in some …

January 19, 2015

Denton’s Municipal Fracing Ban

On November 4, 2014, residents of Denton, Texas will vote on the state’s first ban on hydraulic fracturing (“fracing”).[1] However, under state law, the Railroad Commission of …