As defined by the American Association of Professional Landmen (AAPL), a “Landman" shall mean a land professional who has been primarily engaged in negotiating for the acquisition or divestiture of ... Read More »
Commonly referred to as the “Oil Capital of the World,” Tulsa has a rich history in the business of Oil. Today, Tulsa continues to have a large presence, and an ... Read More »
The purpose of the Tulsa Association of Petroleum Landmen (TAPL) is to provide member services, educational information and events, and social activities, to encourage community involvement and to promote ethical standards among its members.
Dear Members, It’s not the first time I’ve overheard the saying "interesting times in the oil industry" but these days it seems more true than ever. On one hand oil continues to hover near $45/barrel, drilling and leasing activity are down and the acquisition and divestiture market seems to have frozen up while on the other hand several new startups have emerged over last few weeks and months that show the bravery and resiliency of this industry. While we’ve all seen, or at least heard of, tough times in this business, it is always encouraging to see, even ...