6th Circuit Panel Reverses Judgment, Rules Pooling Gas Leases Extends Gas Leases

6th Circuit Panel Reverses Judgment, Rules Pooling Gas Leases Extends Gas Leases

CINCINNATI - A unanimous Sixth Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals panel reversed judgment for landowners on Jan. 14 in an oil and gas lease declaratory action after concluding that filing notice of pooling the subject property with property on which wells had been dug was sufficient under the terms of the disputed lease to extend the agreement (James O. Henry, et al. v. Chesapeake Appalachia, No. 12-4090, 6th Cir.).

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