Emerging Issues in the Law of Marcellus Shale

Emerging Issues in the Law of Marcellus Shale


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The authors of Williams & Meyers on Oil & Gas and Pooling and Unitization, Bruce Kramer and Pat Martin.

Bruce Kramer and Pat Martin are preeminent oil, gas, and energy  legal scholars, and the authors of Williams & Meyers on Oil & Gas and Pooling and Unitization,-the definitive references for energy lawyers.  Learn firsthand their views on the unformed and continually evolving legal issues surrounding the Marcellus Shale in Pennsylvania and West Virginia.

*All attendees will receive a complimentary copy of

  the author’s book, The Manual of Oil & Gas Terms.

Additional Presentations by:

Lanier Yeates of Gordon Arata McCollam Duplantis & Eagan, LLC

   Current Issues in Oil & Gas Shale Development – a National Perspective

David Flannery of Jackson Kelly, PLLC

   Implications of USEPA zero discharge effluent limitation
on stream discharge options

   New legislative initiatives on water withdrawal, soil erosion
and sediment control and unitization

Sharon Flanery & Russ Schetroma of Steptoe & Johnson PLLC

   Pooling in WV and PA

Jack Ubinger of the Pennsylvania Environmental Council

   PA Environmental Issues

Sean Moran, Carl Staiger and Ryan Purpura from
Buchanan Ingersoll Rooney

   Titles, Taxes & Transactions

Industry Leader Panel Discussion featuring
representatives from:


   Chief Oil & Gas



Legal Issue Discussion featuring
representatives from

   Babst Calland & Clements

   Cohen & Grigsby

   Reed Smith

   Thorp Reed & Armstrong

   Tucker Arensberg, PC

Event Details

Title:  Emerging Issues in the Law of Marcellus Shale in PA and WV
7 CLE credits available

Overview: The issues surrounding the Marcellus Shale are as complex as the natural gas extraction process itself. With the intensified tapping of the Marcellus Shale natural gas reserves comes the need to examine the laws that apply—or should apply—to this burgeoning sector. This unique one-day seminar will offer you a comprehensive look at the legal and environmental ramifications of the Marcellus Shale- and the emerging issues you deal with everyday.

Date:  Tuesday, June 7, 2011

Location:  Omni William Penn Hotel Located in the heart of the downtown business district  in Pittsburgh, PA

Time:  8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. EST

Cost:  Register Early and Save!

Sign up before May 14, 2011 and save $60 off the regular admission price.


Early Registration Discount: $299*

Standard Cost: $359*

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