In Light of NY Frack Ban, What Happens to Signed Leases? December 19, 2014 Hydraulic Fracturing, Industrywide Issues, Lease & Royalty Payments, New York, Regulation, Statewide NY What happens to New York landowners who already signed leases with drilling companies, now that fracking has been banned by New York Gov. Cuomo? Will those leases expire? Could drillers decide to drill a vertical-only well?… Please Login to view this content. (Not a member? Join Today!) Related Post navigation IOGANY Weighs in on Cuomo’s NY Frack BanAnti-Drillers Seek Domino Effect in More States After NY Frack Ban You do not have permission to view the comments. Click here to cancel reply. Please Login to post a comment Notify me of follow-up comments by email.