Mark Robinette will again deliver the Arkansas oil and gas law update at the Ark-La-Tex Association of Professional Landmen annual conference in Shreveport, Louisiana. Mr. Robinette’s presentation will cover legislation, appellate court opinons, and rule changes relevant to landmen and oil and gas operators in Arkansas. The past year saw many important cases come through the appellate courts including cases addressing the effectiveness of quiet title decrees, refunding of bonus payments, and rights of parties in possession. In addition, Mr. Robinette will lecture on Arkansas oil and gas surface use law. The lecture will be an overview of the development of Arkansas’s rules on surface use by oil and gas operators with much practical advice for field landmen. The conference is January 30 and 31, at the Shreveport Convention Center. More information is available from website of the ALTAPL: www.altapl.org.