Oil and Gas Law: 2009 Case Law Update

Oil and Gas Law: 2009 Case Law Update
Emily H. Bensinger, Joel R. Burcat, Co-authors
Oil and Gas Law Colloquium

This chaper, written by Joel R. Burcat, partner and chair of the Environment and Natural Resources Practice Group, and Emily H. Bensinger, an associate in the Litigation Department, appeared in Oil and Gas Law Colloquium, which was published by the Pennsylvania Bar Institute.

The chapter provides a comprehensive overview of oil drilling and extraction in Pennsylvania, including the historical perspective involving the Marcellus Shale and legislation that created the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania's environmental regulation rules and laws.