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Tracts.Co – A New Way to Run Title

Over the last several weeks I’ve had a chance to review Tracts.co, a software product that is focused on helping E&P land departments manage the title process. They claim to have developed a unique solution to allow in-house landmen the ability to proactively manage the process of determining mineral ownership by providing a tool that […]

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Book Review: Landman’s Legal Handbook

Landman's Legal Handbook

Over the past several weeks I’ve had the opportunity to read the Rocky Mountain Mineral Law Foundation’s newest edition of the Landman’s Legal Handbook. If there is one word to sum up this book, it is “encyclopedic”. I’ve had the opportunity to read and review several books that are targeted to landmen, title attorneys and […]

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My Passwords are Destroying My Life!

The more interactions I have with the corporate part of oil & gas companies the more I realize: They have lots of systems that aren’t linked in and require different passwords. They require passwords to be changed on some arbitrary basis that doesn’t even match for their own systems. The password requirements are such gibberish […]

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Book Review: Oil and Gas Title Examination

So I’ve spent the last several weeks digesting a book by George J. Morgenthaler, Oil and Gas Title Examination.  The book is designed for attorneys who prepare title opinions, but it will be very useful to the experienced title researcher.  When a title researcher understands what a title examiner is looking for, it will assuredly […]

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