Publications

Lease and Title

  • Measuring the Quality of Title, State Bar of Texas Advanced Oil, Gas & Energy Resources Law
    Course, 2008
  • Today's Marketing, Yesterdays Leases, Check Stub Statutes: The Perfect Storm, The University of
    Texas School of Law 30th Annual Ernest E. Smith Oil, Gas and Mineral Law Institute, 2004
  • Rights, Obligations and Problems Of Depth Severed Mineral And Leasehold Ownership, Annual
    Rocky Mountain Mineral Law Institute, 2003
  • Dangers Associated With Use Of And Reliance Upon Prior Title Opinions, State Bar of Texas
    Advanced Oil, Gas & Mineral Law Course, 2002
  • Recent Developments and Specific Pooling Issues, The University of Texas School of Law 27th
    Annual Ernest E. Smith Oil, Gas and Mineral Law Institute, 2001
  • Pooling and Community Leases: Problems and Options for The Executive Owner, the Non-executive
    Owner and the Lessee State Bar of Texas Advanced Oil, Gas & Mineral Law Course, 1997

Joint Operating Agreements

  • The Joint Operating Agreement – The Basics, The University of Texas School of Law 35th Annual Ernest E. Smith Oil, Gas and Mineral Law Institute, Oil and Gas Fundamentals Boot Camp 2009
  • Standard for Proof of Damages under the Joint Operating Agreement and Lagniappe, State Bar of Texas Advanced Oil, Gas & Energy Resources Law Course, 2004
  • Joint Operating Agreements - Current Issues, The University of Houston Bar Foundation Advanced Oil & Gas Short Course, 2002 and 2004

Exploration and Participation Agreements

  • Area of Mutual Interest Agreements, Rocky Mountain Mineral Law Foundation Special Institute, Oil & Gas Agreements: The Exploration Phase, 2009
  • Old Area of Mutual Interest and Dedication Agreements New Problems, Annual Rocky Mountain Mineral Law Institute, 2006
  • Complex Exploration Agreements; Getting Down to Business, Rocky Mountain Mineral Law Foundation Special Institute, Oil & Gas Agreements: The Exploration Phase, 2004

Purchase and Sale Agreements

  • Organizing and Executing Due Diligence – Quickly, Rocky Mountain Mineral Law Foundation Special Institute, Oil & Gas Agreements: The Sales and Financing, 2006
  • The Fundamentals: State of the Art of Negotiation Environmental Issues in Energy Industry Purchase and Sale Agreements, Part 2: Flexible Approaches to Negotiation, Annual Program on Oil and Gas Law, The Institute for Energy Law of The Center for American and International Law, 2004
  • A Meeting of the Minds on Title Defects, Annual Rocky Mountain Mineral Law Institute, 2002

Note: Copies of the above articles and a complete list of all Mr. Cummings articles will be furnished upon request.

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