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Types of Disputes in the Energy Business

Types of Disputes in the Energy Business

There are essentially four types of disputes found in the international energy business. They are: State vs. State Disputes These are primarily boundary disputes concerning oil & gas and mineral fields that cross international borders, most of which are located in...

Planning For Disputes

Planning For Disputes

There are several key junctures in any transaction where companies can have a significant impact on how their disputes will be managed and ultimately resolved. Those turning points are 1) when parties first make a deal and draft a dispute resolution clause into their...

Disputes in Energy Projects

Disputes in Energy Projects

The international energy business invests in large, complex, capital-intensive projects that have long life spans. Circumstances, economics, governments and parties invariably change in these international projects, which can often lead to a dispute. The energy sector...