Should an oil, gas or coal lease be shown when satisfactory evidence is furnished that rentals are in default and that minerals are not being produced?
No, provided further that the primary term of the lease has expired.
See R.C. Sec. 5301.332.
(Effective as amended May 20, 1965; originally effective May 21, 1953)
May an examiner omit from his opinion reference to a recorded lease when the terms expressed in the lease have expired?
Yes, in the absence of notice of renewal arising from possession, record or otherwise.
(Effective November 12, 1960)
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