Oil and Gas
- Semester: Fall 2022
- Course ID: 390
- Credit Hours: 3
- Grading Method: Pass/Fail Allowed (JD only)
- Cross-listed with other school
- Will use floating mean GPA if applicable
- Upperclass-only elective
|MON, WED||11:50 am - 1:05 pm||TNH 2.138|
|Final||December 10, 2022|
The course is focused on domestic onshore oil and gas law, including private property interests created in oil and gas. The course includes an examination of fundamental state oil and gas law concepts including issues raised by modern horizontal drilling and fracturing; introduction to, and analysis of, the oil and gas lease with attention to its structural components and the law interpreting them; introduction to titles and conveyances in oil and gas; introduction to state regulation of oil and gas; discussion of selected oil and gas agreements that arise subsequent to the oil and gas lease; discussion of development of of state owned lands; and, brief consideration of federal environmental regulation.
Evaluation of student performance will consist of a closed-book final examination (including essay questions or a combination of essay and short-answer questions) plus attendance and class participation credit.
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