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10 Ways You Can Maximize Your Minerals

10 Ways You Can Maximize Your Minerals

Perhaps you are new to the mineral ownership circle or are a seasoned veteran. There is something here for everyone. Knowing and understanding how to get the maximum return on your mineral interests will help you better understand what you need to do to become more successful.

Determine what you own

This might seem like a basic task, but this is something that many people often overlook. A mineral title that has been passed down through several generations can become very complex and convoluted over time.

Your primary defense when it comes to avoiding potential problems when it comes to being compensated properly for the mineral production that occurs is not only knowing what you own, but also having the documentation to prove it.

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Why You Need an Attorney to Negotiate Your Oil and Gas Lease

Why You Need an Attorney to Negotiate Your Oil and Gas Lease

If you are reading this, chances are you are trying to determine if hiring an attorney to negotiate your oil and gas lease is worth the money. For most people the answer is going be that an attorney in this situation is worth every penny, for the few that feel as though they have enough experience and confidence to negotiate themselves they will be able to save a bundle in legal fees.

However, if you choose to negotiate without adequate experience, you will fall under the “fool for a client” rule.

Even if you believe you have ample experience as a lease negotiator, an attorney is still able to add value to the negotiation by sharing their knowledge of:

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