An In-house programme to learn how contracts are used in upstream oil and gas commercial agreements, presented by an expert in two interactive and informative days.
This two-day In-house programme has been designed to inform contracts teams about the legal and regulatory framework of upstream oil and gas industry contracts. The programme is based on practical workshop sessions and real-life scenarios and reflects the unique and comprehensive experience of the expert trainer.
What are the objectives of this training?
By running this In-house training your contracts team will:
WORKSHOP SESSIONDealing with negligence and nuisance claims
WORKSHOP SESSIONFive key clauses that every oil and gas professional should be familiar with
Jim Bergman has extensive contracting and negotiation experience in both supply management and sales contracting Jim serves as Vice President of IACCM for APAC and the Middle East. Prior to joining IACCM, Jim was a contracts attorney for a Fortune 500 petrochemical corporation, Amoco Corporation, and was responsible for legal, tendering and negotiations support to the procurement staff. He supported multiple locations globally, where he addressed commercial and legal issues in transactions valued up to and greater than $1 billion.
Jim’s experience encompasses developing, negotiating and managing contracts for a wide array of projects with multiple clients in the petrochemical/oil and gas sector. He has been extensively involved in establishing many successful and innovative customer-supplier commercial relationships. He has also developed and delivered both public and internal training programs for the petrochemical/oil and gas sector in many topics regarding tendering, strategic sourcing, contracting, outsourcing, law and negotiations.
As a strategic management consultant, Jim has assisted numerous clients through all phases and steps of contract development, contract drafting, contract negotiation and contract management processes, demonstrating savings in excess of $300 million.
His audiences and clients have included attorneys, plus financial, operational and sourcing professionals from multinational corporations and the public sector, including BHP Billiton, BP, Carigali Hess, Chevron, ConocoPhillips, Dana Gas, DuPont, Egyptian Petrochemicals Holding, ExxonMobil, GASCO, Halliburton, Hess, Japan Vietnam Petroleum, Petrofac, Petronas, Petrovietnam Gas, PGNiG SA Egypt, RasGas, Saudi Aramco, Schlumberger, Shell, the State of California, the State of Florida, the State of Texas, Vietnam Oil and Gas Group, and VRJ Petroleum Company.
Jim holds a Law Degree and an MBA and is licensed to practice law in Illinois, Texas and Oklahoma, as well as various US federal courts.
This course qualifies for the following CPD programmes: