Journal of World Energy Law & Business

The JWELB, published by Oxford University Press, is the official publication of AIPN. It provides high-quality articles that combine academic excellence with professional relevance and benefits from the expertise of a Board of internationally respected academics, lawyers and other energy professionals. All members receive free online access and receive a generous discount on print subscriptions.

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Research Papers

AIPN’s annual Research Paper program offers a substantial grant to selected qualified authors for preparation of practical, thoroughly researched papers on topics directly relevant to international petroleum negotiations. and an important tool to staying up-to-date on current issues affecting the industry.

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2019-2020 AIPN Scholarships Awarded

Since 2009, AIPN has awarded 121 scholarships to students who possess the potential to make a significant contribution to the field of international oil and gas negotiations with academic scholarships. The 2019-2020 AIPN Scholarship Program recipients are listed below. Elena Bolonina School: South Texas College of Law Major: Law Expected Graduation: May 2020     Marlena … Continue reading “2019-2020 AIPN Scholarships Awarded”

AIPN Approves 2019 Farmout Agreement

The Board of Directors of the Association of International Petroleum Negotiators (AIPN) is pleased to announce the publication of its 2019 Model International Farmout Agreement. The new agreement contains the rights and obligations of counterparties who wish to transfer a portion of an ownership interest in an upstream oil and gas granting instrument (such as … Continue reading “AIPN Approves 2019 Farmout Agreement”

Proposal Selected for 2019 AIPN Research Paper Grant

AIPN has chosen a proposal for the 2019 AIPN Research Paper which will examine trends in multi-jurisdictional enforcement of anti-corruption regulations in the international petroleum industry. The paper will be authored by Scott W. Randall (AIPN), PlusAlpha Risk Management Solutions and Francisco Paes Marques, (AIPN) PhD, Universidade de Lisboa. The paper will be completed at … Continue reading “Proposal Selected for 2019 AIPN Research Paper Grant”

Advisor Newsletter

Published quarterly, AIPN’s Advisor newsletter keeps members apprised of association initiatives, upcoming events, as well as important industry insights such as updates on country laws and government contract terms. Special interest articles are featured as well. The Advisor is a members-only resource.

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