Managing Business Opportunities and Legal Risk in Offshore Wind

18 November 2013


Seminar on Offshore Legal Issues.

Our international team of experts focused on offshore wind projects are delighted to invite you to a half-day seminar on legal issues in the offshore wind industry across Europe, which will coincide with the EWEA Offshore 2013 Conference taking place at the fairgrounds of Frankfurt/Main the following day.

Please feel free to pass this invitation on to any colleagues you think might be interested in attending!

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The programme

Light Buffet Lunch and registration

Welcome and introduction
Christian Kessel, Frankfurt

Business opportunities relating to the new Finnish Feed-in Tariff regime and across Scandinavia
Pekka Raatikainen, Helsinki

Abuse proceedings against distribution and transmission system operators: Can you get what you need from the regulator?
Complaints against a transmission or distribution system operator can be referred to the national regulatory authorities. The authority, acting as dispute settlement authority, shall issue a decision in principle within two months. We will look into the parameters and requirements for such proceedings in practice.
Matthias Lang, Düsseldorf

When offshore wind projects go wrong: Dispute resolution (litigation, arbitration, adjudication “and all that”) and the role of insurance
Peter Knight, London

Coffee Break

Employer’s delay, contractor’s delay, concurrent delay – Legal issues in calculating and allocating default scenarios correctly
Klaus Knipschild, Frankfurt

The role for lawyers in integrated project claims and risk management
Manfred Ungemach, Düsseldorf

Concluding remarks
Christian Kessel, Frankfurt

Drinks reception

Contact / Registration


Tel: +49 (0)211 2005 6243