Governmental Authority Uses in Bankruptcy Clause

Bankruptcy from Purchase and Sale Agreement

Exhibit D Form of Assignment and Bill of Sale Exhibit E-1 Form of Special Warranty Deed Exhibit E-2 Form of Special Warranty Deed

Bankruptcy. There are no bankruptcy, reorganization, or arrangement proceedings pending, being contemplated by or to the knowledge of Seller threatened against Seller. Seller is not "insolvent" as such term is defined under the Federal Bankruptcy Code or any fraudulent transfer or fraudulent conveyance statute applicable to the transactions contemplated by this Agreement.

Bankruptcy from Purchase and Sale Agreement

This Purchase and Sale Agreement (this "Agreement") is made and entered into this 15th day of September, 2014, by and between BILL BARRETT CORPORATION, a Delaware corporation ("Seller")), on the one hand, and VANGUARD OPERATING, LLC, a Delaware limited liability company ("Buyer") and VANGUARD NATURAL RESOURCES, LLC, a Delaware limited liability company ("Parent Guarantor"), on the other hand. Seller, Buyer and Parent Guarantor are collectively referred to herein as the "Parties," and are sometimes referred to individually as a "Party."

Bankruptcy. There are no bankruptcy, reorganization, or arrangement proceedings pending, being contemplated by or to the knowledge of Seller threatened against Seller. Seller is not "insolvent" as such term is defined under the Federal Bankruptcy Code or any fraudulent transfer or fraudulent conveyance statute applicable to the transactions contemplated by this Agreement.

Bankruptcy from Purchase and Sale Agreement

This CONGER PURCHASE AND SALE AGREEMENT (this Agreement) is executed as of this 24th day of April 2014, and is between RANGE TEXAS PRODUCTION, LLC, a Delaware limited liability company (RTP or Seller) and EQT PRODUCTION NORA, LLC a Delaware limited liability company (Buyer). RTP and Buyer are each a Party, and collectively the Parties.

Bankruptcy. There are no bankruptcy, reorganization or receivership proceedings pending, being contemplated by or, to Buyers knowledge, threatened in writing against Buyer or any Affiliates of Buyer.

Bankruptcy from Purchase and Sale Agreement

This PURCHASE AND SALE AGREEMENT (this "Agreement") is executed as of this 6th day of December, 2013 (the "Execution Date"), and is between EnerVest Holding, L.P., a Texas limited partnership ("EnerVest Holding"), EnerVest Energy Institutional Fund XII-A, L.P., a Delaware limited partnership ("EnerVest XII-A"), EnerVest Energy Institutional Fund XII-WIB, L.P., a Delaware limited partnership ("EnerVest XII-WIB") and EnerVest Energy Institutional Fund XII-WIC, L.P., a Delaware limited partnership ("EnerVest XII-WIC") (collectively "Sellers" and each individually a "Seller,") and QEP Energy Company, a Texas corporation ("Buyer"). Sellers and Buyer are each referred to as a "Party" and collectively referred to as the "Parties."

Bankruptcy. There are no bankruptcy, reorganization or receivership proceedings pending, being contemplated by or, to Buyer's knowledge, threatened in writing against Buyer or any Affiliate of Buyer.

Bankruptcy from Purchase and Sale Agreement

This Purchase and Sale Agreement (this Agreement) is made and entered into this 3rd day of April, 2013 (the Execution Date), by and among Panther Energy Company, LLC, a Delaware limited liability company, doing business under the trade name Holmes Exploration, LLC in Texas (Panther), Red Willow Mid-Continent, LLC, a Colorado limited liability company (Red Willow), Linn Energy Holdings, LLC, a Delaware limited liability company (Linn) and Midstates Petroleum Company LLC, a Delaware limited liability company (Buyer). Panther, Red Willow and Linn are sometimes collectively referred to herein as Sellers and individually as Seller. Buyer and Sellers are sometimes collectively referred to herein as the Parties and individually as a Party.

Bankruptcy. There are no bankruptcy, reorganization or arrangement proceedings pending, contemplated by or, to the knowledge of such Seller, threatened against such Seller. For purposes of this Agreement, knowledge means: with respect to Panther, the actual knowledge of Berry J. Mullennix, Roy H. Grossman, Sr., Jeff L. Nevins, James R. Stone and Howard Blakenship; with respect to Red Willow, the actual knowledge of Robert J. Voorhees and Stephen Goff; and with respect to Linn, the actual knowledge of David Beathard.

Bankruptcy from Purchase and Sale Agreement

TERM SECTION Agreed Imbalance 12.01 Agreement Preamble Allocated Values 2.02 Asset Taxes 9.06(a) Assets 1.02 Assignment 10.04(a) Assumed Obligations 14.02 Audit Firm 17.16(b) Breaching Party 11.03 Buyer Preamble Buyer Indemnitees 14.04 Buyer's Environmental Consultant 4.01(a) Buyer's Environmental Review 4.01(a) CERCLA 4.02(c) Closing 10.01 Closing Date 10.01 Concurrent Rights Agreement 8.08 Contracts 1.02(e) Defensible Title 3.02 Disputes 16.01 Documents 17.03 Easements 1.02(c) Effective Time 2.03 Environmental Defect 4.02(a) Environmental Defect Value 4.02(d) Environmental Information 4.01(b) Environmental Laws 4.02(c) Examination Period 3.01 Exchange Act 17.16(a) Excluded Assets 1.03 Final Settlement Date

Bankruptcy. There are no bankruptcy, reorganization or arrangement proceedings pending, being contemplated by or to the knowledge of Seller threatened against Seller or any of its affiliates.

Bankruptcy from Purchase and Sale Agreement

This PURCHASE AND SALE AGREEMENT (this Agreement) is executed as of this 1st day of November 2012, and is among Antero Resources Piceance LLC, a Delaware limited liability company (Antero Piceance), and Antero Resources Pipeline LLC, a Delaware limited liability Company (Antero Pipeline and, together with Antero Piceance, Seller), and Ursa Resources Group II LLC, a Delaware limited liability company (Buyer). Seller and Buyer are each a Party, and collectively the Parties.

Bankruptcy. There are no bankruptcy, reorganization or receivership proceedings pending, being contemplated by or, to Sellers Knowledge, threatened in writing against Seller or any Affiliate of Seller or the Assets.

Bankruptcy>> from Purchase and Sale Agreement

This Purchase and Sale Agreement (this "Agreement") is made and entered into this 31st day of October, 2012, by and between BILL BARRETT CORPORATION, a Delaware corporation ("Barrett") and BILL BARRETT CBM CORPORATION, a Delaware Corporation ("CBM Corp" and, together with Barrett, collectively, "Seller"), on the one hand, and ENCORE ENERGY PARTNERS OPERATING, LLC, a Delaware limited liability company ("Buyer") and VANGUARD NATURAL RESOURCES, LLC, a Delaware limited liability company ("Parent Guarantor"), on the other hand. Barrett, CBM Corp, Buyer and Parent Guarantor are collectively referred to herein as the "Parties," and are sometimes referred to individually as a "Party."

Bankruptcy>>. There are no bankruptcy, reorganization, or arrangement proceedings pending, being contemplated by or to the knowledge of Buyer or Parent Guarantor threatened against Buyer or Parent Guarantor or any affiliate of either of them.

Bankruptcy from Purchase and Sale Agreement

This PURCHASE AND SALE AGREEMENT (this "Agreement") is executed as of this 1st day of June 2012, and is between Antero Resources Corporation, a Delaware corporation ("Seller") and Vanguard Permian, LLC, a Delaware limited liability company ("Buyer"). Seller and Buyer are each a "Party," and collectively the "Parties."

Bankruptcy. There are no bankruptcy, reorganization or receivership proceedings pending, being contemplated by or, to Buyer's knowledge, threatened in writing against Buyer or any Affiliate of Buyer.

Bankruptcy from Purchase and Sale Agreement

This Purchase and Sale Agreement (this "Agreement") is made and entered into this 24th day of April, 2012, by and among Legacy Energy, Inc., a Delaware corporation ("Seller"), NiMin Energy Corp., an Alberta corporation, and owner of all of the outstanding shares of common stock of Seller ("Parent"), and BreitBurn Operating L.P., a Delaware limited partnership ("Buyer"). Buyer, Seller and Parent are collectively referred to herein as the "Parties," and are sometimes referred to individually as a "Party."

Bankruptcy. There are no bankruptcy, reorganization or arrangement proceedings pending, being contemplated by or to the knowledge of Seller threatened against Seller.