Course Assignments and Cancellations

Course Professor Posted


Your 10:45 Con Law class with Professor Fair has cancelled for today, Tuesday March 19th.   Class will resume on Thursday, March 21th.


Contracts Class for Monday, March 25th has been cancelled.

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SPRING, 2019


Mr. Pearson


Course Materials


Martin & Kramer, Oil and Gas Cases and Materials - 9th Edition 2011 ("Martin")


Class "Assignments and Outline" together with "Handout Materials" will be


provided in class.


First Assignment


A. Characteristics of Oil and Gas:


Read generally pp. 1-16 in Martin.


B. The Rule of Capture and Correlative Rights:


Read Ellif v. Texon Drilling Co. pp. 16-23 and Notes 1, 4, 8, 11 and 12


that follow in Martin and commentary on State Regulation and


Modification of the Rule of Capture pp. 28-30 in Martin.


C. Subsurface Storage of Gas:


Read Northern Natural Gas Co. v. L.D. Drilling, Inc. pp. 30-37 in Martin.


The makeup class scheduled for Thursday, February 21, has been cancelled due to health reasons.