Key Legal and Regulatory Trends in Oil and Gas Transactions

By Justin Hoffman and Thomas Blackwell (June 6, 2022, 5:29 p.m. EDT) — A number of significant legal and regulatory trends in oil and gas transactions have emerged over the past year. These include issues related to fracking, climate change, opposition to pipelines, pipeline tariffs and a resurgence of regulation under the Biden administration.

This article is excerpted from Market Trends 2021/Q1 2022: Oil and Gas Transactions. For a more detailed discussion of the unique oil and gas issues facing transactional attorneys, see the Oil and Gas Industry Guide to Capital Markets.

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When it comes to regulatory trends in the energy industry, there are no two areas of interest that have garnered more attention in…

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