2016 Archive - Energy News Alerts

January 2016 
  • COGCC Adopts Rules Regulating Collaboration Between Operators and Local Governments - view

  • BLM Releases Proposal on New Venting and Flaring Regulations - view

  • Designation and Regulation - An Alternate Endangered Species Act Strategy - view

  • IBLA Halts BLM Attempt to Beef Up Net Revenue - view

  • COGCC Issues Significant Decision Thwarting End-Run Around Non-Consent Penalties - view

February 2016 
  • WOGCC Adopts New Venting and Flaring Requirements - view

  • Critical Habitat Rules Expand FWS Reach over Public and Private Habitat - view

  • Key Issues Confronting Industry in Federal Oil and Gas Leasing and Permitting – A Series
    Topic 7: Lease Reinstatements -
    view

March 2016 
  • Cover-All Provisions in Mineral Deeds and Lease Assignments - view

  • We say again—“Seller Beware”… Another chapter in the case of Pennaco Energy - view

April 2016 
  • Anti-Oil and Gas Initiatives Move Forward - view

  • COGCC and WOGCC Regulatory Update: GWA Rules Questioned, Noise Rulemaking Tabled, and APD Objections Scrutinized - view

  • Dedication-of-Production Clauses in Gathering and Processing Agreements May Not Be Enforceable in Bankruptcy Court - view

May 2016 
  • EPA's Next Round of Methane Regulations - view

June 2016 
  • BP America: the Legislative and Practical Aftermath - view

  • EPA Targets DJ Basin In Next Round Of Inspections - view

  • One of BLM’s Numerous Regulatory Actions Halted as Federal Court Invalidates Fracking Rule - view

October 2016 
  • BLM Releases Instruction on Prioritizing Development in Greater Sage-Grouse Habitat - view

  • Uncertainty of Reasonability: The Impact of Recent Judicial Decisions on Agency Deference - view

November 2016 
  • Are You Paying Ad Valorem Taxes to the Sand Hills Metropolitan District When They Have No Legal Right to Assess and Collect Them? - view

  • Federal court orders FWS to implement further protections for Uinta shale wildflowers - view