Texas Journal of Oil, Gas, and Energy Law

Text Box: 2009 Oil, Gas, and Energy Law Symposium


WHAT:           TJOGEL’s 2009 Oil, Gas, & Energy Law Symposium


WHEN:           January 22-23, 2009


WHERE:         Thompson Conference Center (across the street from the law school)


COST:               FREE! (breakfast and lunch included both days)


CLE HOURS:             11 hours, including 1 ethics hour


LOGISTICS:                Schedule Directions/Parking Map

Text Box: Symposium Overview
Text Box: Please send questions or comments to symposium@tjogel.org or visit our website at www.tjogel.org.
University of Texas School of Law, 727 East Dean Keeton Street, Austin, Texas 78705
Text Box: Speakers & Topics

Day One

Thursday, January 22, 2009


Dick Watt

Watt Beckworth Thompson & Henneman

Houston, TX

A Selected Update of Oil and Gas Case Law in Texas, including a Semi-Objective View of Current Judicial Decision Making in Oil and Gas Cases


Marianne Carroll

Brown McCarroll

Austin, TX

Texas Electric Market: Issues Presently Confronted by a Restructured Electric Market in Transition


Philip Peacock

Andrews Kurth

Houston, TX

MLP Structures and Relevant Legal Issues


Jeff King

K&L Gates

Fort Worth, TX

Basic Oil & Gas Law in the Marcellus Shale States


Jim Prince

Vinson & Elkins

Houston, TX

New SEC Oil and Gas Disclosure Rules


Professor John Dzienkowski

The University of Texas School of Law

Austin, TX

Energy Law Ethics



Day Two

Friday, January 23, 2009


Professor Stephen Arbogast

University of Houston Baurer College of Business

Houston, TX

Project Finance for Risk Mitigation in High Risk Locations -

The Chad-Cameroon Pipeline Case


Darrick Eugene

Vinson & Elkins

Austin, TX

State Activity: Providing the Legal and Regulatory Foundation for

Carbon Capture and Storage Success


Martin Garza & Bryn Meredith

K&L Gates

Dallas, TX


Taylor, Olson, Adkins, Sralla & Elam, L.L.P.

Forth Worth, TX

Panel Discussion on Urban Drilling and Relevant Legal Issues


Diana Liebmann

Haynes & Boone

San Antonio, TX

Developments in Competitive Renewable Energy Zones


Flip Whitworth

Scott, Douglass & McConnico

Austin, TX

Horizontal Drilling in Urban Areas



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