Spring 2013 - Oil and Gas, Advanced
Smith, Ernest E
Course ID: 397S Unique # 29840 Credit Hours: 3
3:45 pm - 5:35 pm
This course is restricted to upper division students only.
The seminar will focus on agreements among oil companies, including lease assignments, farmouts, and joint operating agreements. It will consider the changes that need to be made in traditional agreements, which were drafted in the context of vertical wells, in order to conform them to horizontal drilling and fracing operations. Some time will be spent on the environmental issues raised by fracing.