Model Form Operating Agreement Sample Contracts

Riviera Resources, LLC – A.A.P.L. FORM 610 - 1989 MODEL FORM OPERATING AGREEMENT OPERATING AGREEMENT DATED (June 27th, 2018)

THIS AGREEMENT, entered into by and between Linn Operating, Inc. , hereinafter designated and referred to as “Operator,” and the signatory party or parties other than Operator, sometimes hereinafter referred to individually as “Non-Operator,” and collectively as “Non-Operators.”

Riviera Resources, LLC – A.A.P.L. FORM 610 - 1989 MODEL FORM OPERATING AGREEMENT OPERATING AGREEMENT DATED (June 27th, 2018)

THIS AGREEMENT, entered into by and between Berry Petroleum Company, LLC, hereinafter designated and referred to as “Operator,” and the signatory party or parties other than Operator, sometimes hereinafter referred to individually as “Non-Operator,” and collectively as “Non-Operators.”

Linn Energy, Inc. – A.A.P.L. FORM 610 - 1989 MODEL FORM OPERATING AGREEMENT OPERATING AGREEMENT DATED (March 3rd, 2017)

THIS AGREEMENT, entered into by and between Linn Operating, Inc. , hereinafter designated and referred to as “Operator,” and the signatory party or parties other than Operator, sometimes hereinafter referred to individually as “Non-Operator,” and collectively as “Non-Operators.”

Linn Energy, Inc. – A.A.P.L. FORM 610 - 1989 MODEL FORM OPERATING AGREEMENT OPERATING AGREEMENT DATED (March 3rd, 2017)

THIS AGREEMENT, entered into by and between Berry Petroleum Company, LLC, hereinafter designated and referred to as “Operator,” and the signatory party or parties other than Operator, sometimes hereinafter referred to individually as “Non-Operator,” and collectively as “Non-Operators.”

PetroShare Corp. – MODEL FORM OPERATING AGREEMENT (September 22nd, 2014)
Rangeford Resources, Inc. – OPERATING AGREEMENT MODEL FORM OPERATING AGREEMENT DATED: August 6, 2014 (September 19th, 2014)
Synergy Resources Corp – EXIBIT 99 JOINT DEVELOPMENT AGREEMENT (Buffalo Creek Prospect - Dundy County, Nebraska) by and among JOHNSON PRODUCTION CORPORATION, KODIAK PETROLEUM, INC. and SYNERGY RESOURCES CORPORATION dated effective August 1, 2014 1 JOINT DEVELOPMENT AGREEMENT (Buffalo Creek Prospect - Dundy County, Nebraska) This JOINT DEVELOPMENT AGREEMENT (the "Agreement") is dated effective as of the 1st day of August, 2014, (the "Effective Date"), by and among JOHNSON PRODUCTION CORPORATION, a Colorado corporation, 9085 East Mineral Circle, Suite 365, Centennial, CO 80112 ("JPC"), KODIAK PETROLEUM, INC., a Colorado (August 22nd, 2014)
PetroShare Corp. – A.A.P.L. FORM 610 - 1989 MODEL FORM OPERATING AGREEMENT OPERATING AGREEMENT DATED (August 13th, 2014)
PetroShare Corp. – A.A.P.L. FORM 610 - 1989 MODEL FORM OPERATING AGREEMENT OPERATING AGREEMENT DATED (July 3rd, 2014)
Texas Jack Oil & Gas Corp – A.A.P.L. FORM 610 - 1989 MODEL FORM OPERATING AGREEMENT OPERATING AGREEMENT DATED July 16, 2012, year (May 12th, 2014)

THIS AGREEMENT, entered into by and between Southlake Operating, LLC hereinafter designated and referred to as “Operator,” and the signatory party or parties other than Operator, sometimes hereinafter referred to individually as “Non-Operator,” and collectively as “Non-Operators.”

Texas Jack Oil & Gas Corp – A.A.P.L. FORM 610 - 1989 MODEL FORM OPERATING AGREEMENT OPERATING AGREEMENT DATED July 16, 2012, year (April 23rd, 2014)

THIS AGREEMENT, entered into by and between Southlake Operating, LLC hereinafter designated and referred to as “Operator,” and the signatory party or parties other than Operator, sometimes hereinafter referred to individually as “Non-Operator,” and collectively as “Non-Operators.”

Pedevco Corp – A.A.P.L. FORM 610 - 1989 MODEL FORM OPERATING AGREEMENT OPERATING AGREEMENT DATED (March 31st, 2014)

THIS AGREEMENT, entered into by and between CONDOR ENERGY TECHNOLOGY LLC, hereinafter designated and referred to as “Operator,” and the signatory party or parties other than Operator, sometimes hereinafter referred to individually as “Non-Operator,” and collectively as “Non-Operators.”

Axiom Oil & Gas Corp. – MODEL FORM OPERATING AGREEMENT OPERATING AGREEMENT DATED (October 31st, 2013)
ZaZa Energy Corp – MODEL FORM OPERATING AGREEMENT (May 15th, 2013)
Forest Oil Corp – A.A.P.L. FORM 610 - MODEL FORM OPERATING AGREEMENT - 1989 A.A.P.L. FORM 610 - 1989 MODEL FORM OPERATING AGREEMENT OPERATING AGREEMENT DATED April 11, 2013, (April 17th, 2013)

THIS AGREEMENT, entered into by and between Forest Oil Corporation, as Operator, and STC Eagleville LLC (“STC Eagleville” or “Non-Operator”).

Pedevco Corp – A.A.P.L. FORM 610 - 1989 MODEL FORM OPERATING AGREEMENT OPERATING AGREEMENT DATED (February 5th, 2013)

THIS AGREEMENT, entered into by and between CONDOR ENERGY TECHNOLOGY LLC, hereinafter designated and referred to as “Operator,” and the signatory party or parties other than Operator, sometimes hereinafter referred to individually as “Non-Operator,” and collectively as “Non-Operators.”

Pedevco Corp – A.A.P.L. FORM 610 - 1989 MODEL FORM OPERATING AGREEMENT OPERATING AGREEMENT DATED (January 16th, 2013)

THIS AGREEMENT, entered into by and between CONDOR ENERGY TECHNOLOGY LLC, hereinafter designated and referred to as “Operator,” and the signatory party or parties other than Operator, sometimes hereinafter referred to individually as “Non-Operator,” and collectively as “Non-Operators.”

Rhino Resource Partners LP – MODEL FORM OPERATING AGREEMENT OPERATING AGREEMENT DATED May 6, 2011, (November 9th, 2012)

THIS AGREEMENT, entered into by and between Gulfport Energy Corporation, hereinafter designated and referred to as “Operator”, and the signatory party or parties other than Operator, sometimes hereinafter referred to individually herein as “Non-Operator”, and collectively as “Non-Operators”.

American Energy Development Corp. – A.A.P.L. FORM 610 - 1989 MODEL FORM OPERATING AGREEMENT OPERATING AGREEMENT DATED (June 21st, 2012)
Global Earth Energy, Inc. – MODEL FORM OPERATING AGREEMENT (June 15th, 2012)
Egpi Firecreek, Inc. – MODEL FORM OPERATING AGREEMENT OPERATING AGREEMENT (May 24th, 2011)

WHEREAS, the parties to this agreement are owners of Oil and Gas Leases and/or Oil and Gas Interests in the land identified in Exhibit "A," and the parties hereto have reached an agreement to explore and develop these Leases and/or Oil and Gas Interests for the production of Oil and Gas to the extent and as hereinafter provided,

Vanguard Energy Corp – A.A.P.L. FORM 610 - 1989 MODEL FORM OPERATING AGREEMENT OPERATING AGREEMENT DATED (May 13th, 2011)

THIS AGREEMENT, entered into by and between C.F.O. Inc. hereinafter designated and referred to as “Operator,” and the signatory party or parties other than Operator, sometimes hereinafter referred to individually as “Non-Operator,” and collectively as “Non-Operators.”

Mewbourne Energy Partners 10-A, L.P. – EXHIBIT C OPERATING AGREEMENT A.A.P.L. FORM 610 - 1989 MODEL FORM OPERATING AGREEMENT OPERATING AGREEMENT DATED August 2 , 2010 , (April 28th, 2011)

THIS AGREEMENT, entered into by and between                                                  , hereinafter designated and referred to as “Operator,” and the signatory party or parties other than Operator, sometimes hereinafter referred to individually as “Non-Operator”, and collectively as “Non-Operators.”

Mogul Energy International, Inc. – MODEL FORM OPERATING AGREEMENT OPERATING AGREEMENT DATED December 08, 2010 (April 15th, 2011)

All Located in Jackson County, Texas as shown on the plat dated December 07, 2010 containing approximately 2,000 acres, more or less (the Contract Area).

Mogul Energy International, Inc. – MODEL FORM OPERATING AGREEMENT OPERATING AGREEMENT DATED November 20, 2010 (April 15th, 2011)

All Located in San Patricio County, Texas as shown on the plat dated June 2, 2010 containing approximately 480 acres, more or less (the Contract Area).

Egpi Firecreek, Inc. – MODEL FORM OPERATING AGREEMENT OPERATING AGREEMENT (March 7th, 2011)
EnerJex Resources, Inc. – A.A.P.L. FORM 610 - 1989 MODEL FORM OPERATING AGREEMENT OPERATING AGREEMENT DATED December 31, 2010, (February 2nd, 2011)

THIS AGREEMENT, entered into by and between Haas Petroleum, LLC, hereinafter designated and referred to as “Operator,” and the signatory party or parties other than Operator, sometimes hereinafter referred to individually as “Non-Operator,” and collectively as “Non-Operators.”

Mewbourne Energy Partners 09-A, L.P. – A.A.P.L. FORM 610 - 1989 MODEL FORM OPERATING AGREEMENT OPERATING AGREEMENT DATED August 28, 2009 (April 30th, 2010)

THIS AGREEMENT, entered into by and between Mewbourne Oil Company, hereinafter designated and referred to as “Operator,” and the signatory party or parties other than Operator, sometimes hereinafter referred to individually as “Non-Operator”, and collectively as “Non-Operators.”

Alamo Energy Corp. – Allan Millmaker Alamo Energy 10497 Town & County Way, Ste. 310 Houston, Texas 77024 RE: Participation Agreement Duffer Re-entry, Hubbard H-1 well Brown County, Texas Dear Allan: When properly executed by you, this Participation Agreement will evidence the agreement made and entered into between WEJCO Exploration and Production, hereinafter referred to as 'WEJCO" and Alamo Energy, hereinafter referred to as "Participant", setting forth the terms and conditions under which WEJCO has agreed to sell and assign to Participant, subject to the burdens and reservations outlined in Paragraph I and VI h (April 21st, 2010)
Resaca Exploitation, Inc. – MODEL FORM OPERATING AGREEMENT [SEAL] Exhibit III to Iatan North Participation Agreement dated June 22, 1987 OPERATING AGREEMENT DATED (January 27th, 2010)

THIS AGREEMENT, entered into by and between D. L. RAY, INC.  hereinafter designated and referred to as “Operator”, and the signatory party or parties other than Operator, sometimes hereinafter referred to individually herein as “Non-Operator”, and collectively as “Non-Operators”.

Resaca Exploitation, Inc. – MODEL FORM OPERATING AGREEMENT [SEAL] Exhibit III to Iatan North Participation Agreement dated June 22, 1987 OPERATING AGREEMENT DATED (December 23rd, 2009)

THIS AGREEMENT, entered into by and between D. L. RAY, INC.  hereinafter designated and referred to as “Operator”, and the signatory party or parties other than Operator, sometimes hereinafter referred to individually herein as “Non-Operator”, and collectively as “Non-Operators”.

Mewbourne Energy Partners 08-A Lp – A.A.P.L. FORM 610 - 1989 MODEL FORM OPERATING AGREEMENT OPERATING AGREEMENT DATED July 31, 2008, (April 30th, 2009)

THIS AGREEMENT, entered into by and between             , hereinafter designated and referred to as “Operator,” and the signatory party or parties other than Operator, sometimes hereinafter referred to individually as “Non-Operator”, and collectively as “Non-Operators.”

Mainland Resources Inc. – PETROHAWK [LOGO GOES HERE] ENERGY CORPORATION JULY 14, 2003 VIA EMAIL AND OVERNIGHT DELIVERY MI MIKE NEWPORT PRESIDENT MAINLAND RESOURCES, INC 117314 SH 249, SUITE 306 HOUSTON, TEXAS 77064 RE LETTER AGREEMENT RELATING TO DEVELOPMENT OF ACREAGE IN DESOTO PARISH, LOUISIANA DEAR MR. NEWPORT: PETROHAWK ENERGY CORPORATION AND/OR ITS AFFILIATES (HEREINAFTER REFERRED TO AS "HAWK") IS PLEASED TO PROVIDE YOU THIS "LETTER AGREEMENT" SETTING FORTH OUR UNDERSTANDING OF A JOINT DEVELOPMENT PROJECT BETWEEN MAINLAND RESOURCES INC AND/OR ITS AFFILIATES ( MAINLAND) AND HAWK. IT IS OUR INTENT THAT THIS LETTER A (July 18th, 2008)
Mewbourne Energy Partners 07-A, L.P. – A.A.P.L. FORM 610 - 1989 MODEL FORM OPERATING AGREEMENT OPERATING AGREEMENT DATED August 13, 2007, (April 25th, 2008)

THIS AGREEMENT, entered into by and between                                                  , hereinafter designated and referred to as “Operator,” and the signatory party or parties other than Operator, sometimes hereinafter referred to individually as “Non-Operator”, and collectively as “Non-Operators.”

Egpi Firecreek, Inc. – MODEL FORM OPERATING AGREEMENT OPERATING AGREEMENT (January 10th, 2008)

THIS AGREEMENT, entered into by and between SUCCESS OIL CO. (OPERATOR), INC. hereinafter designated and referred to as “Operator,” and Firecreek Petroleum,Inc.,hereinafter referred to as “Non-Operator,”