This section contains basic documents concerning oil and
1. It is
intended for a general practitioner with a limited knowledge of oil and gas
2. The forms
are designed for a general practitioner who may be required to review or draft
basic oil and gas documents.
3. Oil and
gas law is quite complicated due to heavy federal and state regulation and tax
implications. Accordingly, a general practitioner should seek assistance from a
qualified specialist if his or her needs are beyond the simple forms contained
in this chapter.
chapter does not discuss environmental issues or state and federal regulation
of oil and gas interests.