Energy in a Cold Climate: Current Issues in Upstream Oil & Gas Disputes


Quadrant Chambers hosted the above seminar by specialist Energy Disputes professionals reflecting on key stress points in offshore contracts

Topics covered included:-

An overview of current contract disputes; remuneration provisions and risk allocation in drilling contracts; deliverability in rig and ship-building contracts; termination under pipe-laying, drilling, rig- and ship-building contracts.

Speakers included Chris Brierly (BP, Dispute Resolution) and four leading counsel from Quadrant Chambers: Simon Rainey, Lionel Persey, Simon Croall and James Turner. The session was chaired by David Steward, former partner of Ince & Co, now an Arbitrator at 10 Fleet Street. The seminar took place on Thursday 21st April 2016 at the offices of K&L Gates, One New Change, London EC4M 9AF.

Further details regarding the speakers and the talk topics are available here.