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Vol 23 No 3 March/April 2018

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Scamell and Gasztowicz on Land Covenants

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Oil and Gas Exploration Contracts 2nd ed

ISBN13: 9781847037510
Previous Edition ISBN: 0421829206
Published: October 2008
Publisher: Sweet & Maxwell Ltd
Country of Publication: UK
Format: Hardcover
Price: £419.00

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Also Available Oil and Gas Production Agreements

Bundled Set in 2 Volumes Exploration and Production Agreements

Oil and Gas Exploration Contracts provides a clause-by-clause review of the commercial agreements used in worldwide gas and oil exploration, and provides practical advice on the nature, use and terms of the contracts, enabling practitioners to advise on any stage of the exploration process. The new edition covers exploration joint venture agreements like joint bidding and joint study agreements, and includes coverage on drilling contracts, rig sharing agreements and rig assignments.

It analyses agreements for the sale and purchase of exploration and production assets, and can be used in relation to any offshore exploration area worldwide. Anthony Jennings is a practitioner with wide experience working in this field, and he has written the book from a practical perspective, offering a valuable insight into the nature, purpose and consequences for each contract.

Energy and Natural Resources Law
Chapter 1;
Background legal framework
Licensing and production sharing regimes
Chapter 2
The Operators relationships with joint ventures under the JOA
With contractors under commercial agreements
Legal considerations covering contract, general and international law, safety, employment, environmental law, dispute resolution
Importance of the commercial contract
The negotiation process
Letters of intent
Tendering and the enquiry package
Chapter 3
Commercial agreements between joint venture partners including AMI agreements, bidding agreements and joint study agreements
Chapter 4
Joint ventures and third party contractors
Agreements for services
Data licensing
Consultancy and procurement services
Chapter 5
Drilling contracts
Rig sharing and rig assignment contracts
Chapter 6
Agreements for the acquisition and disposal of exploration assets held under licence, namely asset/share sales, farm-outs, exchange agreements
Pre-emption clauses