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Unpacking Provisions in a Texas Oil and Gas Lease

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Produced on May 13, 2019

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Course Information

Time 1h 3m
Difficulty Beginner
Topics covered in this course: Oil, Gas, & Energy

Course Description

This program, presented by Texas oil and gas title attorney Joshua Stein, covers multiple provisions in a standard oil and gas lease, as well as some of the more common provisions in negotiated oil and gas leases. It is intended to be an introductory course for general practitioners with little oil and gas experience. The program also covers common traps for the unwary and offers suggestions for dealing with oil companies after production has been obtained.

Learning Objectives:

  1. Identify the most common provisions in standard and negotiated oil and gas leases in Texas
  2. Review common traps for inexperienced practitioners and learn how to avoid them
  3. Gain suggestions for communicating with oil companies

Credit Information

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Josh Stein

Fergus & Fergus

Josh Stein is a Texas oil and gas title attorney and graduate of Boston College Law School. The majority of his practice is dedicated to drafting drilling and division order title opinions. He has written title opinions on tracts throughout Texas, including lands bounded by avulsive rivers and pooled units within urban subdivisions. 

Josh Stein has also represented landowners in matters involving surface use agreements, termination of nonproductive leases, and nonpayment of oil and gas royalties. In addition to oil and gas, he has represented clients on matters involving public beach access rights and hurricane relief on Galveston Island.


Allan S.

Very Well Done. Great Course.

John H.

Great presentation!

Mark M.

Thank You. Appreciated the update on the Scam.

Kay B.

VERY helpful. The presenter was knowledgeable and articulate about his topic .

Erin L.

Very practical; easy to listen to as well

Robert G.

Great presentation

Nola Jan Fisher G.

The speaker was very knowledgeable. The information shared was up to date and useful- Great speaker. Great course!

Richard V.

Interesting discussion on royalty scams now occurring..

John A.

Consistently good preparation

Stephen E.

Great primer/refesher course on Oil & Gas

Charles D. J.

The areas covered by the oil and gas lecturer took me back to my old law school days and then dove into the 21st century developments and issues for the benefit of the general practitioner.

Jay V.

Great overview with several great practical tips.

Andrew P.

Nice over view

Christopher K.

Excellent course - probably the best overview of OGL that I has experienced. Will recommend to many.

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