Upcoming Seminars:
INTERNATIONAL OIL AND GAS DEVELOPMENT: UPSTREAM
May 5-16, 2014

This seminar focuses on international oil and gas contracts used in the upstream industry involving petroleum exploration and production operations, and on key commercial, legal and financial issues involved in international upstream projects. It includes interactive negotiation workshops and hands-on sessions on economics and valuation of oil and gas projects, and covers investor-State arbitration of oil and gas contracts with host governments.
Key Topics:
  • Fundamentals
  • Preliminary Agreements
  • Host Government Agreements / Granting Instruments
  • Joint Ventures with HG / NOC Participation
  • Buying and Selling Upstream
  • Dispute Resolution Special Considerations
  • Other Special Considerations
Washington, DC; 10 Business Days
INTERNATIONAL OIL AND GAS DEVELOPMENT: DOWNSTREAM
October 27-November 7, 2014

This course focuses on international oil and gas contracts used in midstream and downstream industries, and on key commercial, legal and financial issues involved in international oil and gas development projects. This seminar includes an interactive contract negotiation workshop, and also covers the resolution of disputes in the industry.

This program is aimed primarily at legal advisors, project managers, contract administrators and other professionals from host government ministries and agencies and national oil and gas companies and other industry practitioners involved in the negotiation of international oil and gas contracts and the implementation and management of international oil and gas projects.
Key Topics:
  • Fundamentals and Negotiations
  • Midstream and Downstream Contracts and Issues
  • Dispute Resolution and Other Special Considerations
Washington, DC; 10 Business Days
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