2023 International Oil & Gas Contracts and Negotiations Core Course

International Oil & Gas Contracts and Negotiations Core Course

March 13 - 17, 2023
InterContinental Hotel  |  Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

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This 5-day course will feature interactive discussions on key upstream and midstream oil and gas issues and agreements that are important to new entrants into the industry as well as experienced persons. It is taught from a practical perspective by highly-experienced and knowledgeable faculty. 

Topics that will be covered at this course:

  • Overview of the International Energy Industry
  • Confidentiality & Bidding Agreement Issues
  • Anti-Bribery, Corruption Laws and Sanctions Issues
  • International Dispute Resolution
  • Service Agreement Issues
  • Granting Instrument Issues
  • Joint Operating Agreement Issues
  • Participation – Farmin/Farmout Agreements
  • Sale and Purchase Agreement Issues
  • Unitization Issues
  • Decommissioning Issues
  • Crude Oil Sales and Lifting Agreement Issues
  • Gas Sales Agreement Issues
  • Gas Balancing and Transportation Issues
  • Overview of LNG
  • Stabilization & Sovereign Immunity
  • Implementing New Energy Solutions

Course Chair
Harry W. Sullivan, Jr., Assistant General Counsel, Kosmos Energy, Dallas &
Executive Professor, Texas A&M School of Law, Ft. Worth

Course Instructors
Frank L. Cascio, Jr., International Energy Counsel, Houston
Andrew B. Derman, Partner, Holland & Knight LLP, Dallas
Jennifer Josefson, Partner, Morgan Lewis, Abu Dhabi
Kimberly Reeder, Executive General Manager, Projects Services and Senior Counsel, Hancock Group, Australia 
Pieter Paul Van Lelyveld, Associate General Counsel - Operations and Infrastructure, Qatar Energy, Doha

Continuing Education Credits
AIEN, formerly known as AIPN, is an accredited sponsor approved by the State Bar of Texas Committee on MCLE. A maximim of 31.25 CLE credit hours, of which 1.25 credit hours will apply to ethics/professional responsibilty credit, will be awarded based on individual attendance.