Oil & Gas

Downstream

  • Advisory on structures and drafting of legal documentation for strategic petroleum reserves arrangements, advance payment arrangements, crude-product swap arrangements, strategic factoring and product swap arrangements, marketing and trading joint ventures, and joint operating arrangements.
  • Advisory on, review of, and drafting of sales contracts, general terms and conditions for supply of crude and petroleum products, product storage agreements, parental corporate guarantees, and other security documentation.
  • General advisory on the conduct of claim process on demurrage and product liability claims such as claims for contamination and off-specs products.

Upstream

  • Advisory on production sharing contracts, off-take arrangements, issues concerning government take and costs recovery mechanism, as well as investments on oil and gas infrastructure and assets.

Tax, Regulatory and Corporate Governance

  • Advisory on excise and customs, warehousing and storage issues in Singapore.
  • Advisory on and application for Global Traders Programme.
  • Advisory on and preparation of Singapore transfer pricing study and tax risk exposure and management study for international oil and gas trading, including issues such as permanent establishment risks etc.
  • Advisory on corporate governance issues and day-to-day corporate and commercial matters such as non-disclosure agreements, employment agreements, and tenancy agreements etc.