The Law of Oil and Gas

Colby, Wm.E.
March 1942
California Law Review;Mar1942, Vol. 30 Issue 3, p245
Academic Journal
Discusses petroleum law in California. Historical aspect of oil exploration; Details of the court case involving the Union Oil Co.; Provisions of the Leasing Act of 1920.


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