Monthly Archive: April 2011

Apr 19

4/19/11 Municipal regulations giving gas drillers headaches, bills – Attorney John Smith mentioned

Municipal regulations giving gas drillers headaches, bills Tuesday, April 19, 2011 By Erich Schwartzel, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette The natural gas wells in Cecil look a little different than those found across the border in Mount Pleasant. The Cecil wells have sound barriers that surround the rig, and the ponds that store water left over from operations …

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Apr 14

April 14, 2011 – Attorney Thomas M. Butz and Attorney John M. Smith recently spoke before Sewickley Natural Areas Network

April 14, 2011 – Attorney Thomas M. Butz and Attorney John M. Smith recently spoke before Sewickley Natural Areas Network. Attorney Butz and Attorney Smith discussed gas leasing, regulation, and estate planning for leaseholders. Both discussed information to consider when leasing oil, gas, and other minerals, such as royalty payments, bonus monies, and the actual lease …

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Apr 13

4/13/11 Controls touted under proposed drilling plan – Attorney John Smith quoted

April 13, 2011 – Attorney John M. Smith was cited in the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review and quoted by WDUQ on its NPR station for his involvement in Mt. Pleasant Township as solicitor and special environmental counsel. At a public hearing, Attorney Smith discussed various protective measures that can be implemented by local municipalities to better oversee the …

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