Houston partner Paul Turner and Washington, D.C. counsel Edwin Nazario join industry guest Deonne Cunningham, counsel of marketing for Noble Energy, for a look at hot topics and in downstream energy deals.

Authors: Edwin J. Nazario Paul B. Turner

Presented today at Reed Smith’s 2018 Energy & Commodities conference, this panel examines such current trends as:

  • The general, overall increase in deal activity
  • Deals focused on investments relating to arbitrage opportunities regarding Permian crude
  • Deals focused on hard assets in the infrastructure space
  • An increase in deals focused on Mexico and other international opportunities
  • Marketing Affiliates and the FERC’s Ruling In Magellan Midstream Partners, L.P., 161 FERC 61,219 (2017)
  • FERC Quorum and Project Development
  • Commodity trading, with a focus on legal developments related to bankruptcy safe-harbor protections