PROPOSED CHANGES: Texas Pattern Jury Charges—Oil & Gas 2015


Draft language for the first edition of Texas Pattern Jury Charges—Oil & Gas (2015 ed.) is now available. Load the PDF in your browser by clicking the download button below. The committee that works on this edition strives for objective, well-drafted charges and commentary that accurately reflect Texas law. Your feedback will help the committee achieve that goal. Take the time to review the new material and send comments to As always, TexasBarBooks appreciates your assistance in crafting jury charges that are the most widely accepted in Texas.

Summary of the New Charges

  • Chapter 301    Adverse Possession
  • Chapter 302    Claims Involving Improper Use of Real Property
  • Chapter 303    Lessor-Lessee Issues
  • Chapter 304    Executive Rights
  • Chapter 305    Contracts between Working Interest Owners

Click here to see new language proposed for this edition in September 2015