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McKool Smith principal Willie Wood provided commentary in Law360’s  article that summarized major energy court decisions for 2020, titled "The Biggest Energy Rulings of 2020: Part 2." With regards to the Texas High Court saying contracts prevail In pipeline partnership fight, Willie noted, “additional partnership disclaimer language is popping up in letters of intent and other transactional documents following the Texas Supreme Court's ruling.” As for the Pennsylvania Supreme Court Preserves Rule Of Capture For Fracking, "Companies will do the best they can to include acreage from small landowners to avoid these issues," Willie said. "Ultimately, in the lease language, you may also end up putting in some more liberal setback requirements for wells.” Click here to read the full article.


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