Randy Young
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Chesapeake CEO Aubrey McClendon Steps Down

Chesapeake Energy Corporation announced today that CEO, President, and Co-Founder Aubrey McClendon would be retiring effective April 1, 2013.  This is amid previous allegations of impropriety that have been under investigation by the board of directors.  The allegations involved the fact that McClendon received personal loans from business partners totaling hundred of millions of dollars. […]

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Surprise! You Get a Calendar!

(If you are an AAPL member!)   Today I got a huge, flat envelope in the mail from the AAPL, and I couldn’t imagine what they could be sending me.  After I got into it I found a sweet calendar and the always anticipated November / December edition of Landman magazine!  They did a great […]

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Promotes, Carries, and Bears…Oh My!

During my time as a field landman I never really got the opportunity to see how deals work and how the economics of a deal play out with regards to the party who develops it.  In hindsight, that’s unfortunate because it’s some pretty interesting stuff. I’ve been told that many of the readers of this […]

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