No company is going to "grant" a favored nations clause. That would be the same as you buying a car from Wray Ford for $20k and the contract states if the dealer sells the same car in two months for $18,500, then they will mail you a check for the difference.
CHK gave my family a FN clause. It is true that CHK grants them. So hopefully the people with land next to ours will actually end up helping us out. But, yes it is a fact that CHK will grant a FN clause.
As exciting as this is, we know that we have a responsibility to do this thing correctly. After all, we want the farm to remain a place where the family can gather for another 80 years and beyond. This site was born out of these desires. Before we started this site, googling "shale' brought up little information. Certainly nothing that was useful as we negotiated a lease. Read More