Callon Petroleum Co was incorporated under the laws of the state of Delaware in 1994. The Company is engaged in the exploration, development, acquisition and production of oil and natural gas properties. In 2013, the Company completed its onshore strategic repositioning that began in 2009, shifting its operations from the offshore waters in the Gulf of Mexico to the onshore, Permian Basin in Texas. The Company operates 100% of its Permian acreage, which provides additional flexibility to modify development plans to address potential changes in the operating and commodity price environments. The Company's oil and natural gas properties include Permian Basin which includes Southern Midland Basin, Central Midland Basin, and Northern Midland Basin. As well as Other Property which includes leases with the Bureau of Land Management and carry a primary term that expires in 2018. The Company is subject to various types of legislation, regulation and other legal requirements enacted by governmental authorities.