Experienced oil litigation lawyer to defend top Angolan businessman Carlos de Sao Vicente in Switzerland
Clara Poglia, the lawyer who will represent Angolan insurance magnate Carlos de Sao Vicente before the Swiss courts, has already taken part in several big oil industry cases, including those arising from Brazil's big Lava Jato anti-corruption operation and Gunvor's activities in Congo and Ivory Coast. [...]
Exxon, Chevron and BP's blocks: João Lourenço hoodwinks Félix Tshisekedi
With Angola determined to be the sole owner, it looks as though the new DRC president Félix Tshisekedi will have to be content with mere crumbs of offshore blocks 0 and 14 (Chevron), block 15 (ExxonMobil), in production for over [. [...]
Will Cohydro have to repay Sonangol $150 million?
The positive outcome of recent talks between Luanda and Libreville on extending the continental shelf made a collateral victim: Congo-K. The sharp about-turn on its claims regarding the continental shelf will, paradoxically, have a negative impact on the joint interest [. [...]