Judge rules against state of North Dakota in gas royalty dis...
BISMARCK — A judge has ruled against the state of North Dakota in a lawsuit brought by an oil company over a gas royalty dispute.In a case being closely watched by the industry, Northwest Judicial District Judge Robin Schmidt ruled in favor of Newfield Exploration, which sued the state and the Board...
Judge rules against state of North Dakota in gas royalty dispute
A judge has ruled against the state of North Dakota in a lawsuit brought by an oil company over a gas royalty dispute.
Natural-gas royalties could top $1.2 billion in Pennsylvania
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Settlement agreements: A guide for employees
Settlement agreements are usually agreements between employers and employees whereby the employee waives rights to bring claims for an enhanced payment.
How to Simplify the Shut-in Royalty Payment Process in 5 Easy Steps
Best Practices to Streamline Your Royalty Payments “The oil and gas shut-in royalty payment process is the easiest process on the planet to manage. I can do it in my sleep, it’s so easy.” When was the last time you heard one of your oil and gas peers say that? My guess would be never, unless that person did in fact live on another planet or was in fact sleeping.
Part 2: Advice For Employers in the Gas & Oil Industries
Michael Pelle gives sound advice for those in the gas & oil industry who may be looking at layoffs. The Personnel Consulting Group is based in the New Orlean...
Oil and Gas Industry Job Trends
Dunhill Staffing Systems, a leading staffing agency in Charleston, S.C. looks at how oil and gas are ushering in an industrial revolution.
Why Is Russian Gas in Boston Harbor?
Environmentalists’ war on fossil fuels helps Vladimir Putin.
How Long Will Gas Prices Drop
CAREERXCHANGE, a talent acquisition firm in Miami, offers a look at gas prices in the economy.
How the IoT is revolutionizing the oil and gas sector
The internet of things (IoT) is currently providing a number of benefits for companies operating in the oil and gas space by making processes easier, safer and more cost-effective Internet ...
Why the natural-gas car revolution sputtered out
The idea was nothing short of revolutionary: Convert the nation's millions of trucks, buses and other commercial vehicles to run on natural gas instead of gasoline and diesel.
Ian Gillan Slams Royalty Payments: ‘How Many Albums Have Deep Purple Sold? About 11 or 12’
Ian Gillan has deadpanned that his royalty payments suggest Deep Purple have sold “11 or 12” albums throughout their career.
Unfair Share: How Oil and Gas Drillers Avoid Paying Royalties — ProPublica
Income from oil and gas production doesn’t always trickle down to landowners, as companies find ways to minimize the share they pay in royalties.
How About Improper Payments in the Military?
By Veronique de Rugy | Imagine if a company behaved this way, and refused to get audited for 26 years straight and then failed its audit. How long do you think its investors would stick around?
Want to transition into the oil & gas industry? Here’s how
Every week, several readers ask me the question: “How can I transition into the oil & gas industry?” Each reader asks that question slightly differently though, because contrary to what you m…
How LePage plans to fast-track natural-gas expansion
AUGUSTA, Maine — In his State of the State address, Gov. Paul LePage committed to “fast track” permitting for the state’s natural gas delivery infrastructure in the same way his predecessor, Gov. John Baldacci, did for wind power projects. The Republican governor’s proposal was…. Maine news, sports, politics, election results, and obituaries from the Bangor Daily News.
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Why agencies break the law on improper payments
Of the 24 CFO Act agencies — those required to have audited financial statements — about half failed to comply with the law on improper payments, according to a preliminary analysis of the IG reports by the accounting firm Grant Thornton. The low scorers include the agencies that misspent the most money: the departments of Health and Human Services, Treasury, Agriculture and the Social Security Administration.
US surpasses Russia as world's top oil and natural gas producer
New drilling techniques extract oil and gas from US shale rock formations, putting the country's output at 25m barrels per day
Tampa Bay gas prices jump 10 cents over the week
Rising oil prices, AAA, the Auto Club Group, said, are once again the reason.