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A director who is in any way, directly or indirectly, interested in:•a proposed transaction or arrangement with the company of which they are a...
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9th Nov
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What is the ‘supplier of last resort’?When the Office of Gas and Electricity Markets (Ofgem) revokes a supply licence (usually because of insolvency),...
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Produced in partnership with Matthew Collinson of Igloo Energy 12th Jan
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Brexit: The UK's departure from the EU on exit day, ie Friday 31 January 2020, has implications for practitioners considering applicable law. For...
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9th Nov
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This Practice Note provides an introduction to retained EU law, which is an entirely new legal concept introduced to UK domestic law in preparation...
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9th Nov
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Brexit: The UK's departure from the EU on exit day ie Friday 31 January 2020 has implications for practitioners considering the use of ADR as it may...
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9th Nov
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Option 1—deed executed by a company under its common seal (model articles, where the authorised signatory is an...
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9th Nov
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Brexit: This Practice Note contains guidance on subjects impacted by the UK’s withdrawal from the EU. As of 31 January 2020 (exit day), the UK is no...
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Produced in partnership with Laura Bolado 12th Jan
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STOP PRESS: This Practice Note is being reviewed in light of the 5 May 2020 agreement by most EU Member States to terminate their intra-EU bilateral...
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Produced in partnership with Joe Tirado, Partner of Garrigues UK LLP and Elisa Vicente, Senior Associate of J&A Garrigues, S. L. P. 12th Jan
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Brexit: The UK's departure from the EU on exit day, ie Friday 31 January 2020, has implications for practitioners considering applicable law. For...
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9th Nov
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Decommissioning security agreementsOil and gas companies are expected to return the seabed to its original state (subject to certain exceptions) by...
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Produced in partnership with Isla Stewart of Matheson 12th Jan
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Month means a calendar month; Close This is a suggested definition for the term 'month', which...
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9th Nov
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What is a Turbine Supply Agreement (TSA)?The Turbine Supply Agreement (TSA) is a critical component of the contractual framework for a wind farm. This...
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Produced in partnership with James Bruce of Gowling WLG and Aniela Foster-Turner of Siemens Gamesa 12th Jan

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This Practice Note is about the rules on petroleum revenue tax (PRT), which was payable by oil companies on the value of oil and gas produced and...
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Produced in partnership with Phil Greatrex of CW Energy LLP 15th Jan
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UK resident companies, and companies with a UK permanent establishment, are potentially subject to three levels of tax on their profits from oil and...
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Produced in partnership with Phil Greatrex of CW Energy LLP 15th Jan
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The Petroleum Act 1998, as amended by the Infrastructure Act 2015, placed a duty on the Secretary of State to produce one or more strategies for...
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15th Jan
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While an LNG project must consider, in varying degrees, all aspects of the LNG value chain, this Practice Note focuses on the components that differ...
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Produced in partnership with Andrews Kurth Kenyon 15th Jan
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IntroductionWhen transporting petroleum through a pipeline, there are two options available to the owner of the petroleum:•build and own a dedicated...
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15th Jan
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This Practice Note summarises the planning regime for hydraulic fracturing, also known as fracking, in England. While the process is similar in...
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15th Jan
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The Master Deed is the standardised process used in the oil and gas industry on the United Kingdom Continental Shelf (UKCS) to formalise asset...
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Produced in partnership with Isla Stewart of Matheson 15th Jan
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Regulatory bodyPrior to 2016, the Department of Energy and Climate Change (DECC) (on behalf of the Secretary of State) were primarily responsible for...
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15th Jan
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Brexit ImpactThis Practice Note contains information on subjects impacted by the UK’s withdrawal from the EU at 11 pm on 31 January 2020 (exit day)....
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15th Jan
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ScopeThe UK’s decommissioning regime covers both offshore oil and gas installations and offshore submarine oil and gas pipelines. This regime...
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Produced in partnership with Ben Holland of Squire Patton Boggs 15th Jan
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The purpose and scope of petroleum agreementsIn order for a private sector participant (the ‘investor’) to carry out oil and gas exploration and...
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Produced in partnership with Joana Kay, Of Counsel in Oil & Gas of Orrick 15th Jan
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Brexit impactAs of 31 January 2020 (exit day), the UK is no longer an EU Member State, but it has entered an implementation period during which it...
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Produced in partnership with Lynne Gray of Burness Paull 15th Jan
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Types of gas sales agreements (GSAs)Contracts for the sale of gas may take several forms, including:•term agreements—which provide for the sale and...
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Produced in partnership with Andrews Kurth Kenyon 15th Jan
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Offshore oil and gas decommissioning programmes are, by their very nature, complex documents. Not only do they require the co-operation of all the...
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Produced in partnership with Isla Stewart of Matheson 15th Jan
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The Traditional Model: LNG transported by shipsPractice Note: LNG—an introduction provides a general overview of liquefied natural gas...
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Produced in partnership with Anthony Pitt of Stephenson Harwood and Stuart Beadnall of Stephenson Harwood 15th Jan
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The Petroleum Act 1998 (PA 1998) provides the Secretary of State (SoS) with the power to grant licences to companies to search and bore for and get...
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Produced in partnership with Isla Stewart of Matheson 15th Jan
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What are petrol filling stations?Filling stations traditionally sell petrol, diesel fuel and paraffin that are usually stored in underground tanks of...
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Produced in partnership with Sally Redman of Argyll Environmental 15th Jan
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ScopeA farm-out is, in effect, a mechanism pursuant to which the owner of a participating interest in certain oil and gas assets (the Farmor) agrees...
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Produced in partnership with Anna Nerush of Haynes Boone 15th Jan
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IntroductionCommonly, oil and gas licence holders enter into separate joint operating agreements (JOA) which regulate the relationship between them...
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15th Jan
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Regulatory bodyHistorically, the Department of Energy and Climate Change (DECC) (on behalf of the Secretary of State (SoS)) were primarily responsible...
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15th Jan

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