Wednesday, September 2nd, 2015
Richard F. Brown   The following is not a legal opinion. You should consult your attorney if the case may be of some significance to you.   TSB Exco. Inc. v. E. N. Smith. III Energy Corp., 818 S.W.2d 417 (Tex. App.–Texarkana 1991, no writ), considers whether payment by check is “payment” as required to […]

Tuesday, September 1st, 2015
Richard F. Brown   The following is not a legal opinion. You should consult your attorney if the case may be of some significance to you.   Dresser Industries, Inc. v. Page Petroleum, Inc., 853 S.W. 2d 505 (Tex. 1993) reviews the effectiveness of contractual language releasing in advance oil well service companies from liability […]

Tuesday, September 1st, 2015
Richard F. Brown   The following is not a legal opinion. You should consult your attorney if the case may be of some significance to you.   Jordan v. Exxon Corp., 802 S.W.2d 880 (Tex. App.–Texarkana 1991, no writ), involves a conveyance of a mineral interest from Sam F. Jordan (3/32) and Carl Bruce (3/32) […]