weighted average sales price

hide the ballThe result was like others we’ve seen. Lessors Win. These wells are in Johnson and Tarrant County, Texas. Lessee Chesapeake Exploration sells to affiliate Chesapeake Marketing through affiliate-operator¬†Chesapeake Operating. Plaintiffs sued Exploration and Operating for underpayments of royalty and overrides.

The Takeways

  • This decision demonstrates the reason for special royalty clauses addressing sales