Webinar RSVP

Please complete the form below to let LGA know if you will join us for the free Managing Marcellus webinar on Wednesday, June 22nd at 6:30PM:



Webinar Details:

The Local Government Academy, in partnership with Washington & Jefferson College’s Center for Energy Policy and Management, and sponsored by W&J’s Shale Gas Knowledge Hub, is presenting, “Land Use, Zoning, and Addressing Impacts of Shale Gas Drilling After the PA Supreme Court Act 13 Rulings” as part the Managing Marcellus series. This online course is available on-demand and self-paced. Additionally, a live webinar will provide an opportunity to participate and engage with an expert panel on municipal and real estate law on June 22, 2016 at 6:30 PM.

The Panel Discussion Webinar will feature a discussion of attorneys with experience in real estate and municipal law:

John Smith, Smith Butz
Patricia McGrail, McGrail & Associates
Andrea Geraghty, Meyer, Unkovic & Scott

In addition to taking questions from the online audience, the panel will discuss:

  • What can municipalities regulate when it comes to oil and gas?
  • Who might bring legal challenges to oil and natural gas ordinances? Citizens, industry, the Commonwealth?
  • What is “standing” when it comes to legal challenges of ordinances?
  • What is a conflict of interest for individuals on governing boards when it comes to oil and natural gas exploration?