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Spring 2013 - Oil and Gas, Advanced

Smith, Ernest E

Credit Hours: 3  Course ID: 397S  Unique # 29840

Meeting Day(s)TimeLocation
W3:45 - 5:35 pmTNH 3.114
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Registration Information
This course is restricted to upper division students only.
You must have at least 43 credit hours to register.

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.