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Edge of the Wattenberg: Colorado: Weld County Just Created its Own Oil & Gas Department

Colorado: Weld County Just Created its Own Oil & Gas Department

Ecuadorian Plaintiffs End Litigation Against Chevron

Ecuadorian Plaintiffs End Litigation Against Chevron

July 9, 2019 - 5:10 am Canada, Closing Bell Story, E&P, International, Law, Press
Oil Law – Contract Language Outweighs Industry Custom in Farmout Case: Texas Supreme Court

Oil Law – Contract Language Outweighs Industry Custom in Farmout Case: Texas Supreme Court

July 8, 2019 - 5:18 am Closing Bell Story, Energy News, Law
U.S. Judge Tosses Climate Lawsuits by California Cities, but Says Science is Sound

U.S. Judge Tosses Climate Lawsuits by California Cities, but Says Science is Sound

July 3, 2019 - 5:14 am Closing Bell Story, Energy News, Law
TechnipFMC To Pay $296 Million To Resolve Foreign Bribery Probes In U.S. and Brazil 

TechnipFMC To Pay $296 Million To Resolve Foreign Bribery Probes In U.S. and Brazil 

Source: Keystone-XL

Appeals Court Overturns Lower Court: Keystone XL Pipeline Can Move Forward

June 10, 2019 - 12:51 pm Closing Bell Story, Energy News, Law, Midstream
U.S. Restricts Exports of Oil Diluents to Venezuela

U.S. Restricts Exports of Oil Diluents to Venezuela

June 7, 2019 - 2:39 pm 360 Articles, Closing Bell Story, Crude Oil News, Law, Trade
U.S. Lawmaker Wants EPA Refinery Biofuel Waivers Investigated

U.S. Lawmaker Wants EPA Refinery Biofuel Waivers Investigated

May 23, 2019 - 12:41 pm Closing Bell Story, Energy News, Law, Politics
U.S. Asks Supreme Court for More Time to Appeal Circuit Court Nix of Dominion’s Atlantic Coast Pipeline

U.S. Asks Supreme Court for More Time to Appeal Circuit Court Nix of Dominion’s Atlantic Coast Pipeline

May 23, 2019 - 12:34 pm Closing Bell Story, Energy News, Law, Midstream
How a Sleepy Texas Trust Turned into a Permian Oil Proxy War

How a Sleepy Texas Trust Turned into a Permian Oil Proxy War

May 23, 2019 - 6:26 am Closing Bell Story, Energy News, Law
Sanctions Bill on Nord Stream 2 Coming Soon: Perry

Sanctions Bill on Nord Stream 2 Coming Soon: Perry

May 21, 2019 - 2:52 pm Closing Bell Story, International, Law
Source: Vantage Drilling

$728-Million Award for Vantage Drilling Upheld by U.S. District Court

May 20, 2019 - 5:14 pm 360 Articles, Closing Bell Story, Law
Canadian Senate Committee Nixes Oil Tanker Moratorium Act that would Prevent Energy Exports from B.C.

Canadian Senate Committee Nixes Oil Tanker Moratorium Act that would Prevent Energy Exports from B.C.

May 16, 2019 - 5:08 pm 360 Articles, Canada, Closing Bell Story, Law, Politics, Regulatory
Colorado Energy Bill: Weld County Board of Commissioners Moves to Take Full Control of Oil & Gas Permitting from the State

Colorado Energy Bill: Weld County Board of Commissioners Moves to Take Full Control of Oil & Gas Permitting from the State

May 10, 2019 - 5:27 pm 360 Articles, Closing Bell Story, E&P, Law, Regulatory
New Mineral Owners Association to Address Permitting War in Wyoming

New Mineral Owners Association to Address Permitting War in Wyoming

May 6, 2019 - 12:12 pm Closing Bell Story, E&P, Law
Trump Tells Louisiana Senators He Won’t Waive Jones Act to Ship LNG

Trump Tells Louisiana Senators He Won’t Waive Jones Act to Ship LNG

May 2, 2019 - 3:12 pm Closing Bell Story, Law, LNG
Boxed In: $1 Billion of Iranian Crude Sits at China’s Dalian Port

Boxed In: $1 Billion of Iranian Crude Sits at China’s Dalian Port

May 2, 2019 - 2:01 pm Closing Bell Story, Commodity Pricing, Energy News, Law
Landowners in 4 States Sue Pipeline Company for Crop Yield Losses

Landowners in 4 States Sue Pipeline Company for Crop Yield Losses

May 1, 2019 - 6:10 am Closing Bell Story, Energy News, Law, Midstream, Press
Sears Sues Former CEO, his Hedge Fund, and U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin for Stripping Sears of Assets Worth Billions as it Headed to Bankruptcy

Sears Sues Former CEO, his Hedge Fund, and U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin for Stripping Sears of Assets Worth Billions as it Headed to Bankruptcy

April 18, 2019 - 7:33 pm Closing Bell Story, Law
Dutch Supreme Court Rules for Chevron in Ecuador Dispute

Dutch Supreme Court Rules for Chevron in Ecuador Dispute

April 16, 2019 - 9:28 pm Closing Bell Story, Law, Press
Alberta’s Proposed Change to Overtime Rule could Send Oil Workers to Texas

Alberta’s Proposed Change to Overtime Rule could Send Oil Workers to Texas

April 9, 2019 - 5:48 am Canada, Closing Bell Story, E&P, Jobs, Law, Press
U.S. Adds Sanctions on Vessels, Companies Shipping Venezuelan Oil to Cuba

U.S. Adds Sanctions on Vessels, Companies Shipping Venezuelan Oil to Cuba

April 8, 2019 - 5:54 am Closing Bell Story, Law, Press, Transportation
New Orleans Sues Energy Firms over Coastal Erosion

New Orleans Sues Energy Firms over Coastal Erosion

April 2, 2019 - 5:16 pm Closing Bell Story, Energy News, Law
Baker Botts Names New Partners-in-Charge in Houston, New York City

Baker Botts Names New Partners-in-Charge in Houston, New York City

April 1, 2019 - 4:19 pm 360 Articles, Closing Bell Story, Law, People
Baker Botts Sees Increasing Risk for Private Equity Energy Firms - Oil & Gas 360

CenterPoint Energy Names General Counsel

April 1, 2019 - 11:30 am Closing Bell Story, Corporate Governance, E&P, Law, People, Press
Fifth Circuit Finds Directional Drillers Are Independent Contractors

Fifth Circuit Finds Directional Drillers Are Independent Contractors

March 14, 2019 - 6:04 am Closing Bell Story, Law, Oil & Gas Jobs
Colorado Energy Overhaul Bill Zooms to Senate Floor Tuesday March 12

Colorado Energy Overhaul Bill Zooms to Senate Floor Tuesday March 12

March 11, 2019 - 5:54 pm 360 Articles, Closing Bell Story, Law, Politics, Regulatory
Colorado Energy Bill Passes First Committee Hearing, Next Up: Finance Committee

Colorado Energy Bill Passes First Committee Hearing, Next Up: Finance Committee

March 6, 2019 - 11:23 am Closing Bell Story, Energy News, Law, Politics, Regulatory
Kinder Morgan Announces New General Counsel

Kinder Morgan Announces New General Counsel

February 26, 2019 - 7:00 am Closing Bell Story, Corporate Governance, Law, Midstream, People, Press
Coal Mining’s Decline: Bankruptcy Judge Strips Retiree Healthcare and Union Contract, Introduces Virginia Businessman to Wyoming Coal

Coal Mining’s Decline: Bankruptcy Judge Strips Retiree Healthcare and Union Contract, Introduces Virginia Businessman to Wyoming Coal

February 18, 2019 - 7:11 am Closing Bell Story, Energy News, Law