Selected Cases, Legislation and Developments in Oil and Gas Law
Keywords:Energy Law, Petroleum Law
AbstractThe topic of Recent Cases and Developments in Oil and Gas Law was introduced at the Canadian Petroleum Law Foundation Ninth Annual Research Seminar in Oil and Gas Law. This article is the paper on the topic, extended to deal with recent legislation, delivered at the Tenth Annual Research Seminar. The article concentrates its comments and discussions on two areas of recent developments in oil and gas law, namely, the attitude of Canadian Courts to the interpretation of the freehold petroleum and natural gas lease and the applicability of the doctrine of estoppel to terminated petroleum and natural gas lease.
Author(s) retain original copyright in the substantive content of the titled work, subject to the following rights that are granted indefinitely:
- Author(s) grant the Alberta Law Review permission to produce, publish, disseminate, and distribute the titled work in electronic format to online database services, including, but not limited to: LexisNexis, QuickLaw, HeinOnline, and EBSCO;
- Author(s) grant the Alberta Law Review permission to post the titled work on the Alberta Law Review website and/or related websites.
- Author(s) agree that the titled work may be used for educational or instructional purposes and/or in educational or instructional materials. The author(s) acknowledge that the titled work is subject to other such "fair dealing" provisions and applicable legislation.
- Author(s) grant a limited license to those accessing the titled work from an electronic database or an Alberta Law Review website to download the titled work onto their computer and to print a copy for their own personal, non-commercial use, subject to proper attribution.
To use the journal's content elsewhere, permission must be obtained from the author(s) and the Alberta Law Review.