A Look at Underground Tresspass Under Texas Law


The “Shale Revolution” has resulted in a widespread increase in development activity, rapidly evolving operations, and more chances for alleged underground interference across lease boundaries. It has also led to a number of subsurface-trespass claims. Despite guidance from several opinions involving subsurface trespass, courts are still wrestling with underground trespass issues in Texas and elsewhere.

Excerpted from ABA Section of Litigation, Energy Litigation, February 27, 2015. To read the full article, click here.

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