Co-author Chance Decker
Here is what we believe is an unusual situation: A gas unit is formed. The gas well ceases to produce. Another gas well produces from an oil unit, but the lease at issue is not included in the oil unit. Is the lease perpetuated by production from the second gas well?
In Yarbrough v. ELC Energy, LLC The answer is, in Texas, Yes. Read on for why, and decide for yourself if this result makes sense. Continue Reading An Unusual Way To Hold an Oil and Gas Lease