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Steptoe & Johnson PLLC: Legislative Changes to Ohio’s Dormant Mineral Act and Lease Forfeiture Statute
Posted on 21 Nov 2013 by Steptoe & Johnson PLLC

By Timothy M. McKeen and Jason Lucas | Ohio House Bill 72 (“ HB 72 ”), effective January 29, 2014, outlines important changes to filing for lease forfeiture or mineral abandonment under Ohio's Dormant Mineral Act by making an individual... Read More

Steptoe & Johnson Update: Mineral Interests vs. Wind Farm Conflict
Posted on 26 Jan 2012 by Steptoe & Johnson PLLC

By Kurt L. Krieger and Randall C. Light This is an update from an alert on October 25, 2011 . On December 20, 2011, U.S. District Judge Gregory Frizzell of the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Oklahoma found that there was no need... Read More