Glaser Weil Fink Howard Avchen & Shapiro LLP joins IR as the exclusive Energy Law – Oil & Gas and Energy Law – Renewables Member in California

IR Global, the world’s largest exclusive network of advisory firms is delighted to introduce Aaron P. Allan of Glaser Weil Fink Howard Avchen & Shapiro LLP. Aaron has joined IR as our exclusive Energy Law – Oil & Gas and Energy Law – Renewables Member in California. “Glaser Weil, based in Los Angeles, is one of […]

Leonard Singer, partner at Couch White, LLP, successfully represented LS Power and its subsidiary Helix Generation in its $2.5 billion USD purchase of Trans Canada’s 2,400 MW Ravenswood electric generating facility located in New York City

IR Global member, Leonard Singer, partner at Couch White, LLP, successfully represented LS Power and its subsidiary Helix Generation in its $2.5 billion USD purchase of Trans Canada’s 2,400 MW Ravenswood electric generating facility located in New York City. Mr. Singer practices energy law in New York and the Northeast US and regularly represents clients […]

Altug GuzeldereManaging Partner, Guzeldere & Balkan Law Firm

Oil Rounds consolidate Mexico as one of the most attractive investment destinations in the world

Roberto Ruiz   The Energy Secretariat (SENER) published on its 041 Press Release that in conjunction with the National Hydrocarbons Commission (CNH), it plans to increase substantially the number of areas offered in future oil tenders, which will increase national production of Oil and gas, as well as reserves for the future. Additionally, the above […]

Altug GuzeldereManaging Partner, Guzeldere & Balkan Law Firm

Rights of Way and Social Management in Infrastructure and Energy Projects in Mexico.

Juan Ibáñez Montaño   Legal aspects. Part 1. International Law and Human Rights.           “Social tension slows down 54 energy projects. Nonconforming population and environmental impact, factors. Secondary laws and consultation mechanisms are urged. At least 110 infrastructure projects in various sectors – most of them from the energy one, and about 30 from […]

Altug GuzeldereManaging Partner, Guzeldere & Balkan Law Firm

And the fuel market liberalization in Mexico continues

Beginning on April 19, 2017, The Energy Regulatory Commission (CRE), will start receiving proposal from private companies for the bidding of PEMEX´s transportation and infrastructure usage regarding the operation and delivery of fuels in the States of Coahuila, Nuevo León, Tamaulipas and Durango. This process is the first step to achieve a free open market […]

Altug GuzeldereManaging Partner, Guzeldere & Balkan Law Firm

SCHULTE RIESENKAMPFF Rechtsanwaltsgesellschaft mbH: News Flash

In its last meeting of members the ARGE Verwaltungsrecht in Hessen, the regional bar organization for regulatory law lawyers under the German Bar Association (Deutscher Anwaltverein) has elected Christoph Just, SCHULTE RIESENKAMPFF Rechtsanwaltsgesellschaft mbH to its board as 2nd Presiding Board Member (Stv. Vorstandsvorsitzender). The members are lawyers specializing in all aspects of regulatory work and […]

SCHULTE RIESENKAMPFF antitrust team active in damage claims relating to flour mill cartel

The renowned SCHULTE RIESENKAMPFF  antitrust team was repeatedly mandated in cartel damage claim cases. As the Federal Cartel Office completed its investigations on the flour mill cartel, now damage claims based on the unlawful cartel organization are on the table. Damage claims between 5m and 160m EUR need to be cleared. SCHULTE RIESENKAMPFF supports the […]

Van Diepen Van der Kroef joins IR as the exclusive Energy Law (Oil & Gas) and Energy Law (Renewables) Member in the Netherlands

IR Global, the world’s largest exclusive network of advisory firms is delighted to introduce Frank Eradus of Van Diepen Van der Kroef. Frank has joined IR as our exclusive Energy Law (Oil & Gas) and Energy Law (Renewables) Member in the Netherlands. Our objective is to make this complicated world as simple as possible. We want to achieve […]

Altug GuzeldereManaging Partner, Guzeldere & Balkan Law Firm

Schulte Riesenkampff wins in landmark litigation on agile software programming (SCRUM method)

I. Legal practitioners get increasingly confronted by a clash of civilisations when trying to cover new media and business innovations with their traditional legal set of tools : The time-honoured BGB (German Civil Code) – though amended repeatedly – dates back in its structures to the year 1900 and an era, when telephones were young […]

Gasoline liberalization in Mexico, an opportunity for foreign investment

Author Roberto Ruiz   According to the Twelfth Transitory of the Federation Revenue Act for Fiscal Year 2017 (“LIF”), public gasoline prices for 2017 and 2018 would be set in accordance with a flexibilization schedule or some agreements (both referred herein as “Calendar”) issued by the Regulatory Commission of Energy (“CRE”), with the opinion of […]

Altug GuzeldereManaging Partner, Guzeldere & Balkan Law Firm

A surplus is more likely with gasoline liberalization: Citibanamex

Author: Roberto Ruiz Citibanamex (“CB”) considers that the price liberalization of the gasoline in Mexico increases the probability of achieving a primary surplus in 2017. Also, it is mentioned in the note published in “El Economista” that it will tend to maintain macroeconomic stability in a complicated environment. Even though the short term impacts are […]

Altug GuzeldereManaging Partner, Guzeldere & Balkan Law Firm

Round One – Deep Water Blocks. Fourth Tender Access to Arbitration under the License Contracts

Author: Mauricio Lievana For the fourth tender of round one, on December 2015, the Mexican Energy Ministry published the bidding guidelines for the exploration and extraction of hydrocarbons in Deep Water Blocks; changing the contract model, used in phase three, from a production sharing contract to a license contract. The auction was divided in two […]

Altug GuzeldereManaging Partner, Guzeldere & Balkan Law Firm