Louisiana Law Review


Mineral rights, Spouse's share, Pirate Lake Oil Corp. -- Trials; litigation; etc., Quantum Resources Management LLC, Ground or Treated Mineral and Earth Manufacturing, Coal and Other Mineral and Ore Merchant Wholesalers, All Other Miscellaneous Nonmetallic Mineral Product Manufacturing, Mineral ore and precious metal merchant wholesalers, Inheritance & succession -- Louisiana, Minerals -- Law & legislation, Louisiana. Court of Appeals. Fifth Circuit, Heirs -- Legal status; laws; etc.


The article offers information on the e intersection of the succession law of Louisiana and the article 190 of the Louisiana Mineral Code as applied to the judicial decision of Louisiana Fifth Circuit Court of Appeal in Quantum Resources v. Pirate Lake Oil case. Topics discussed include the concept of forced heirship, the usufructs of surviving spouse including mineral rights, and difference between testate or intestate succession.