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Indemnities and Fault in the International Arena


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Excellent review of risk management in international contracting

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Indemnities and Fault in the International Arena

  1. 1. The Olympics Return to Greece <ul><li>Indemnities and Fault in the International Arena </li></ul><ul><li>A Primer based on Classical Greek Myths </li></ul><ul><li>Thomas Fox </li></ul><ul><li>Halliburton Law Department </li></ul><ul><li>Energy Services Group </li></ul>
  2. 2. Athena Legislative Action-From Beauty to a Spider
  3. 3. Helias Texas Choice of Law-Did you just get Burned or Freeze?
  4. 4. Death of Pelius Immortality is Tough or Watch out for Too Much Help
  5. 5. Hercules & The Stymphalian Birds Indemnities in Russia-Bring a Noisy Rattle
  6. 6. Lapiths & the Centaurs Even on Your Wedding Day You Might Have a Battle on Your Hands
  7. 7. Oedipus & the Sphinx The Riddle Can Be Solved
  8. 8. Perseus & Medusa Can You Really Turn Them into Stone?
  9. 9. Ares & Aphrodite Concerns-Extraordinary Relief and Confidentiality
  10. 10. Daedalus & Icarus The Warranty Has Expired-Can you Still Get Burned?
  11. 11. Hercules & The Nemean Lion Damages Effective Damages v. Loss of Profit Direct v. Indirect
  12. 12. Hermes & Apollo Can You Limit the Pain? 1. Not to Indemnify 2. Liquidated Damages 3. Limitation Clause in Indemnity
  13. 13. Narcissus Exculpatory Clauses Don’t Look Too Closely-They Might Slay
  14. 14. Paleus & Thetis Once a God, Always a God
  15. 15. Theseus & The Minotaur Brazilian Arbitration-Be Sure and Take Your Ball of String
  16. 16. Mighty Aphrodite