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PSC - Well Lease Agreement

PSC decision over well lease stands

In a recent case before the Utah Court of Appeals, a decision by the Utah Public Service Commission (“PSC”) involving a well lease agreement originating in 1977 was at issue.  In Dansie v. Public Service Commission, the court was asked to determine whether PSC had exceeded its jurisdiction when it concluded that the well lease was void and unenforceable. 1977 Well Lease Agreement and Subsequent Amendment In 1977, Jesse H. Dansie (the Dansie Trust’s predecessor) entered into a well lease