Energy Newsletter - August 2013


In This Issue:

- Why Where Matters: The Seat of Arbitration in International Energy Contracts

- Global Warming Litigation Goes Cold

- Russian Offshore: Addressing the Risk

- The UK Government unveils proposals for tax breaks for shale gas extraction

- UK's Department of Energy and Climate Change introduces charges for oil, gas, and carbon capture storage consents and authorisations

- Amendments to 1976 LLMC Convention Increase Maritime Accident Exposure for LNG Vessel Owners – Considerations for Port Liability Agreements

- In The News:

..UK Employment Law Update

..SEC Eliminates General Solicitation Prohibitions for Certain Private Offerings Solely to Accredited Investors

..Islamic private equity: Building more than just bricks

- Quantum Quarterly -Issue V - 2nd Quarter 2013

- Keith Townsend Named an M&A Advisor '40 Under 40'Award Winner

- Partner Adam Sowatzka Co-authors New Book on EPA Compliance and Enforcement

- Excerpt from Why Where Matters: The Seat of Arbitration in International Energy Contracts:

Designating the seat of arbitration is one of the most important elements of an effective international commercial arbitration agreement.

Please see full newsletter below for more information.

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Topics:  Arbitration, Climate Change, Energy, Energy Policy, Environmental Claims, EPA, Global Warming

Published In: Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) Updates, Energy & Utilities Updates, Environmental Updates, International Trade Updates, Tax Updates

DISCLAIMER: Because of the generality of this update, the information provided herein may not be applicable in all situations and should not be acted upon without specific legal advice based on particular situations.

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