2014 program highlights include:
- A look at World Shale Gas Opportunities and Challenges
- Benefits and challenges of operating in an Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (EITI) country and as an EITI supporting company
- An examination of shifting energy paradigms such as supply shifting, consumption demand shifting from developed to developing countries, and sources shifting from fossil to green/unconventionals
- Analysis of the issues involved in selling or otherwise monetizing an investment
- Discussion of the globalization of anti-corruption and anti-corruption drafting
- Overview of recent developments in Mexico’s oil and gas industry
- Analysis of ISO 22301 Standards and lessons learned from the Deep Water Horizon disaster and the In Amenas attack
- The importance of Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR)
- Examination of attorney-client privilege across borders
Come a day early for the Wednesday Primer, The Law, Science and Finance of International Energy Projects—ideal for new entrants to the field or as a refresher for experienced practitioners.
International Upstream Energy Transactions is presented by The University of Texas School of Law, The Oil, Gas and Energy Resources Law Section of the State Bar of Texas (OGERL), and The Association of International Petroleum Negotiators (AIPN).