Royalty Litigation

Royalty Litigation: Here We Go Again

Royalty Litigation: Here We Go Again

Berlin believes it is about time to start chipping away at the giant iceberg of issues surrounding post-production deducts and the litigation that usually follows. This will be one of multiple posts that address the lessor / lessee relationship, the implied duty of the lessee to market the lessor’s share of production, and the responsibilities of each party to pay for their shares of post-production expenses. As you are well aware, Berlin is merely a mineral schlepping landman and her opinion should not replace the counsel of a well schooled (and likely well paid) oil and gas attorney…