Canada Chapter "Dispute Resolution Agreement Workshop"

Canada Chapter "AIPN Dispute Resolution Agreement Workshop"

7:30 - 9:30 a.m. Thursday, May 4 and Thursday, May 11, 2017 (7:30 - 8 a.m. Registration and Breakfast; 8 - 9:30 a.m. Presentation)

Calgary Petroleum Club, Devonian Room | 319 5 Avenue S.W. Calgary, AB T2P 0L6

Tim Martin, Managing Director, Northumberland Chambers, AIPN Past President, and Co-Chair of AIPN Model Dispute Resolution Agreement Committee

Commentary by
David Tupper, Partner, Blake Cassels & Graydon LLP
Mike McCachen, Partner, Blake, Cassels & Graydon LLP

This two-part workshop, presented by AIPN's Canada Chapter, Petroleum Joint Venture Association, and Western Canada Commercial Arbitration Society, will provide a detailed review of what counsel and executives need to know to anticipate and manage international business disputes with a focus on the international oil and gas business. The presentation will include a detailed review of the following topics:

Part One - May 4, 2017

  • Anticipating disputes in international business transactions and how to plan for them
  • Types of dispute resolution methods
  • International legal framework for resolving business disputes

Part Two - May 11, 2017

  • Effective drafting of dispute resolution clauses
  • The new AIPN Dispute Resolution Agreement and how to use it in your agreements

Registration is complimentary for members and non-members, however registration is required at the link below. Registrants are kindly requested to provide a minimum 24-hour notice of cancellation if they are unable to attend.

REGISTER HERE Please use the password: AIPN2017

Please note that registering for May 4 will automatically register you for both parts (May 4 and 11). If you are only able to attend one session, please contact the organizer at

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