Michelle Schulz will be a panelist at the 15th International Mining and Oil & Gas Law, Development, and Investment Special Institute presented by the Rocky Mountain Mineral Law Foundation. The panel, titled "What a Transactional Lawyer Needs to Know about U.S. Economic and Trade Sanctions," will cover the following topics:
- Status of sanctions and their effect on natural resource sectors
- Options available to companies affected by the sanctions
- "Secondary sanctions" requiring companies to engage with sanctioned parties or with the U.S.
The Rocky Mountain Mineral Law Foundation is a collaborative, educational, non-profit organization dedicated to the scholarly and practical study of the laws and regulations relating to oil and gas, mining, energy, public lands, water, environmental and international law. This timely institute will address a broad rage of important legal and investment-related issues for attorneys, companies, governments, and others involved in international natural resource development. The diverse faculty of 80 speakers, all experts in their fields, come from many backgrounds—NGOs, government, academia, companies, and law firms—and a dozen countries.