With George Hopkins, Sean Lonnquist, Larry Nettles, James Prince, Mike Rosenwasser, Robert Schick, James Thompson, III, Kristie Tice
On September 7, 2011, an intermediate appellate court of Pennsylvania (Superior Court) issued an opinion in Butler v. Powers regarding the meaning of a deed from 1881 that questioned traditional views in Pennsylvania of how ownership of shale gas is determined in that state.