BMP of Oil and Gas Development

View Publication

View all BMPs from this publication

Citation Label: GEN450
Publication Name: Shattered Nerves: Addressing Induced Seismicity Through the Law of Nuisance
Publication Type: Report
Section Name:
Author Name: Sattlerlee, Lucas C.
Other Authors:
Contractor Name:
Publication Year: 2016
Publication No.:
External Link:

 

Local Source File: GEN450_NuisanceLaw&InducedSeismicity.pdf
Annotation: This article investigates longstanding common law tort theories and explores whether and to what extent a nuisance framework can be applied to induced seismicity. Utilizing the law of nuisance to address induced seismicity is a novel concept, but the same basic rules used to assess liability when other human activities cause the earth to vibrate should apply.
Required vs.
Recommended:
Ownership:

Intermountain Oil & Gas
BMP