CMS in Rio de Janeiro, CMS Rodriguez-Azuero in Bogotá and Holland & Knight (Colombia) have helped Colombia overhaul its offshore oil and gas contracts amid lacklustre production.
US energy multinational ConocoPhillips has accused Venezuela’s state-run oil company PDVSA of fraudulently trying to shield the potential proceeds of a billion-dollar fraud litigation in Florida from the reach of its arbitral creditors.
"Poor Mexico," 19th century Mexican general Porfirio Díaz once lamented, "so far from god and so close to the United States." Yet Mexico's proximity to its northern neighbour is a good thing for its oil and gas sector, even with Donald Trump in the Oval Office. Here, Latin Lawyer reviews what panellists at Latin Lawyer's 8th Annual Oil & Gas conference had to say about Latin America's energy prospects and why President Donald Trump's fossil-fuelled policy of America First may benefit Mexico.
Claudette M Christian and Joshua B Press
Anthony S Harrington
Albright Stonebridge Group
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