Ezra Johnson presented on “Executive Rights – Where Are We Now?” at the 32nd Annual Advanced Oil, Gas & Energy Resources Law Course on October 3, 2014 at the Westin Galleria Hotel in Houston, Texas, sponsored by the State Bar of Texas.
Robert Park presented at the San Antonio Association of Professional Landmen monthly meeting on September 8, 2014 at the Petroleum Club of San Antonio on the topic of “Leasing in the Eagle Ford Shale from the Mineral Owner’s Perspective – Royalty Update,” which focused on new case law regarding post-production expense deductions.
Ezra Johnson presented “Surface and Mineral Rights in Texas, and coming changes to the TREC Mineral Reservation Addendum ” to the Texas Association of Realtors on Friday, September 5, 2014.
Joseph Fitzsimons was quoted in an article titled, “Minerals Trump Surface Rights” in the Sunday, July 20, 2014 edition of the San Antonio Express News. The article highlights the results of a recent ruling by the Texas Supreme Court in the Key Operating & Equipment v. Hegar case and discusses its impact on the surface…
Ezra Johnson presented on “Can’t we all just get along? Surface and Mineral Rights in Texas” to the Texas Association of Realtors during a webinar on Wednesday, July 23, 2014.
The San Antonio Business Journal recently asked Trace Burton to discuss how the Eagle Ford Shale boom has changed his interactions with clients in their dealings with oil and gas companies. To read the complete online article, click here.
The law firm of Uhl, Fitzsimons, Jewett & Burton, PLLC, is pleased to announce that Ezra A. Johnson has been named as a partner of the firm. Mr. Johnson, previously an associate of the firm, will continue to assist clients in matters relating to landowner rights and the development, marketing and sale of mineral assets…
Joseph B.C. Fitzsimons was interviewed for an article in March 2014 issue of The Cattleman on the topic of “Surface Use Agreements”. “A carefully drafted SUA can protect the surface owners’ rights while allowing for exploration and drilling. A well drafted SUA will add value to the surface estate and may provide for penalties against…
Joseph Fitzsimons and Trace Burton presented at the Real Estate, Oil and Gas Conference sponsored by the Texas Bankers Association which was held on March 27-28, 2014. Trace presented a “Legal Update” which highlighted the results of several cases over the past year. Joseph presented on the topic of “Surface Issues.”
Uhl, Fitzsimons, Jewett & Burton, PLLC currently ranked in Top 10Energy Law Firms in San Antonio, as listed in the March 13, 2014 edition of the San Antonio Business Journal. UFJB currently has five energy attorneys.