The Ohio Supreme Court has scheduled Oral Arguments in two cases involving Ohio’s Dormant Mineral Act, O.R.C. § 5301.56:
Walker v. Noon, 2014—0803, Oral Argument scheduled for June 23, 2015
Corban v. Chesapeake, 2014—0804, Oral Argument scheduled for May 6, 2015
Walker and Corban are among several cases involving the Dormant Mineral Act that will be heard by the Ohio Supreme Court in 2015 and will be closely watched by all involved in the title and oil and gas industry in Ohio.
The Oil, Gas & Mineral Law team at KWGD will continue to closely monitor Walker and Corban.
NOTE: This general summary of the law should not be used to solve individual problems since slight changes in the fact situation may require a material variance in the applicable legal advice.