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Thursday, March 31, 2022 - Friday, April 1, 2022

LSU's Mineral Law Institute is the second oldest energy law program, focused on oil & gas, but also mineral rights. It is now the oldest program which still retains "Mineral Law' it its title.

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Registration Fees:

Full Conference (12.5 hrs):

$415 ($465 after March 17)

Day 1 (Thursday) Only (6.75 hrs):

$270 ($320 after March 17)

Day 2 (Friday) Only (5.75 hrs): 

$230 ($280 after March 17)

Ethics & Professionalism Only (1 hr each):

$45 each


12.5 CLE credits in LA, TX, and MS
12.5 RPL, CPL credits
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Perfect-bound hard-copy available at check-in: $30

Conference Sessions

A detailed agenda can be found in the agenda tab above.

Time Name Speakers
Thursday, March 31, 2022
8:30 AM - 8:55 AMRegistration/Conference Opening
8:55 AM - 9:00 AMIntroductory Remarks
9:00 AM - 9:45 AMRecent Developments in Louisiana Mineral Law
9:45 AM - 10:30 AMComparing Louisiana and Texas Remedies for Improper Lease Administration
10:40 AM - 11:40 AMPrices Go Up, Prices Go Down: The Effect of Volatile Market Conditions on a Production in “Paying Quantities” Analysis
11:40 AM - 12:10 PMSo, You Want to Drill Your Own Oil Well? - An Oil and Gas Drilling Primer
1:05 PM - 2:05 PMSpill and Emergency Response: An Overview of State Agency Relationships, Reporting and Remediation Requirements
2:10 PM - 3:10 PMCurrent Trends in Renewable Project Development
3:10 PM - 4:00 PM In-House Counsel Perspective
4:10 PM - 5:10 PMRestrictions on Assignments—Consent-to-Assign
Friday, April 1, 2022
8:30 AM - 8:55 AMRegistration/Conference Opening
8:55 AM - 9:00 AMIntroductory Remarks
9:00 AM - 10:00 AMProfessionalism
10:00 AM - 11:00 AMEthics (Recent Developments in Ethics Law)
11:10 AM - 12:10 PMCarbon Capture Regulation
12:55 PM - 1:55 PMState Administration/Preemption vs. Local Regulation of Mineral Exploration
2:05 PM - 2:50 PMSupreme Court Showdown: Legacy and Related Citizen Suits Update
2:50 PM - 3:50 PMRegulatory Comparison—Louisiana vs. Texas

Thank you to our Sponsors:

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Conference Location

In-Person Conference Only

LSU Law Center - McKernan Law Auditorium: W200
1 East Campus Drive
Baton Rouge, LA 70803
United States
You can access the Law Center via the East Annex on 1 East Campus Drive by using the sliding glass doors (Entrance across from U-High).  All other exterior doors to the Law Center are locked.  Once entering the Law Center, take the escalator to the 2nd floor.  Proceed down the hall located on the right.  Registration is in our office, located at the end of the hallway to the left.
Parking Information:
Parking is available for participants in the Union Square Parking Garage located at: 184 East Campus Drive, Baton Rouge, LA 70803
The Union Square Parking Garage is located behind the Barnes & Noble at LSU Bookstore, on the corner of East Campus Drive and Veterans Drive. The Law Center is located across the street from the Parking Garage.
Parking fee is included in your registration cost. You will receive a pass via email to print and put on your dashboard before the conference.
Parking in any other areas could result in ticketing or towing at the attendee's expense.

Overnight Accommodations

To reserve a room at The Lod Cook Hotel on LSU's campus, click below:

Book Hotel Room

General Information

Conference Materials

PDF materials will be emailed to you and available for download approximately one week before the conference.  You may also opt to pay for a bound, hard copy of the materials during registration which will be available for pick-up at check-in. Because neither internet access nor electrical outlets are guaranteed, we suggest that you either print or save the PDF materials to your mobile device, and fully charge your batteries before the conference.

Walk-in registrations will receive instructions to download the PDF materials. Please be prepared with a mobile device and data plan in case there is no Wi-Fi at the venue.


Cancellation Policy

Cancellation requests must be received in our office in writing no later than Thursday, March 17, 2022 to receive a refund less a $50 cancellation fee. Requests may be emailed to lsucle@lsu.edu.


Coronavirus Protocol

LSU CLE will continue to monitor ongoing health concerns around travel and group events and may modify event dates and delivery methods accordingly. LSU CLE takes the health and safety of its conference attendees, speakers, and staff very seriously and acts to protect them based on the best information available to us at the time. We will act in accordance with all state and local mandates, as well as venue restrictions, and directives from LSU Emergency Operations Center.


Additional Information

Special accommodations for accessibility
Indicate your accommodations request during registration or email lsucle@lsu.edu with your requests or questions. Please submit such requests by
Thursday, March 17, 2022.

Video and audio recording are prohibited. Selected portions of this conference will be rebroadcast or available on-demand after the conference.


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Leslie Moran at 225-578-5837 or lsucle@lsu.edu