On October 3rd, 2014, Attorney Kurkoski spoke on 'Municipal Home Rule and Zoning as they affect Oil & Gas Development,' to the Texas State Bar Association's 32nd annual Advanced Oil, Gas, and Energy Resources Law Course.
On June 27th, 2014 Scott Kurkoski spoke at the Broome County Bar Association CLE Program on ‘Real Property Severances of Oil, Gas & Mineral Rights.’
Most people think that the purpose of automobile liability insurance is to protect your assets in the event you have caused personal injury to someone in a car accident. This is certainly a purpose of liability insurance and the more assets you have, the more insurance you need. But there is another purpose to automobile liability insurance and another reason to obtain one with a higher liability limit - to protect you and your family from a negligent driver who has inadequate insurance [...]
As of 9/9/2013 Levene Gouldin & Thompson is pleased to report that its force majeure litigation against Chesapeake Energy and Statoilhydro on behalf of over 200 landowners has been resolved with an agreement to release all leases. In November of last year, United States District Court Judge David Hurd granted the landowners' motion for summary judgment ruling that a force majeure event had not occurred in New York and that the oil and gas leases were terminated. Aukema v. Chesapeake [...]
On October 10, 2013, Heather Cornell was a speaker for the New York State Bar Association Trusts and Estate Section meeting in Binghamton, NY. Ms. Cornell's presentation was entitled: "Representing Clients with Natural Gas Interests - The Marcellus Cases".