This seminar is intended for junior and senior land professionals, including anyone who has previously taken the full-day course: An Interpretative Approach to Dealing with ROFR Issues.
This seminar will be a refresher on legal principles applying to rights of first refusal (ROFRs) and a discussion of "tools" and suggested interpretive methods for analyzing and responding to novel or unusual ROFR scenarios. As well, this seminar will focus-in on seminal and recent ROFR case law that is relevant to the energy industry, including a review of topics such as:
- ROFR compliance and challenges for uncertainty
- Unmatchable consideration
- Major transactions and package deals
- Corporate re-organizations
- ROFRs involving both land and facilities
- Earning Agreements and royalties
- Receivership and Insolvencies
Registration Fee Includes Beverages and Lunch.
Ashley Weldon, Partner, Burnet, Duckworth & Palmer LLP
Ashley is a Partner in BD&P's Energy Group, whose practice involves transactional work including asset and share acquisitions and dispositions, energy projects and joint ventures, as well as general corporate matters and asset due diligence. Ashley attended the University of Calgary where she earned both a Bachelor of Commerce in 2005 and a Bachelor of Laws in 2009.
Jon Ozirny, Associate, Burnet, Duckworth & Palmer LLP
Jon is an Associate at BD&P, practicing in areas of energy and commercial transactions, including asset and share acquisitions and dispositions, energy projects and joint ventures, as well as general corporate matters and asset due diligence. Jon earned a Bachelors of Commerce from the University of Alberta (2006) and a Juris Doctor from the University of Saskatchewan (2013).