A sense of normalcy is returning to the oil patch, at least compared to the roller coaster ride that took place in March and April of this year. For much of this summer, WTI has hovered around $40/barrel, giving operators some stability in pricing and the chance to make money…
Christopher Hogan is a founding partner of Hogan Thompson LLP, a Houston-based commercial trial boutique with a focus on representing energy companies operating in the Permian Basin, Eagle Ford Shale, and other oil and gas producing areas. Hogan has successfully represented energy clients in numerous arbitrations and in both Texas state and federal jury trials. The firm’s client roster includes Fortune 500 companies Chevron, EOG, Marathon Oil, BP, and Ovintiv, in addition to Callon Petroleum and Escondido
Oil and gas operations are commonly found in remote locations far from company headquarters. Now, it's possible to monitor pump operations, collate and analyze seismic data, and track employees around the world from almost anywhere. Whether employees are in the office or in the field, the internet and related applications enable a greater multidirectional flow of information – and control – than ever before.