Are my royalty checks right? Also in West Virginia there are statutory provisions for surface damages even without a lease provision, but a side agreement in an addendum would also be legal. In response, we prepared the first document below that is specific to West Virginia. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated. You can look for other more recent leasing resources on the Internet, but we recommend that before you sign anything you should get the advice of a lawyer who is knowledgeable about leasing or lease amendments and these changes. The best site for finding information on individual gas wells. And finally, they are in some instances playing neighbors against neighbors to rush people to sign leases before they can get more information about what they are doing, when the best thing that neighboring landowners can do is to share information and even bargain together. At RunTitle, we're excited to offer our customers an easy, simple to use solution that will save them valuable time and resources. Upload your resume Sign in.