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UTCLE 7th Annual Gas and Power Institute

Houston, Texas
Thu, 09/04/2008 - Fri, 09/05/2008

UTCLE brings together experts and practitioners across many disciplines related to the electric power and natural gas business to explore the latest commercial, regulatory, and contractual issues affecting the industry.

Thursday, September 4
8:45 am
Dan Watkiss will present Recent Federal Legislative, Regulatory and Judicial Developments Affecting Gas and Electric Power Industries.

Topics will include:

  • Discussion of recent federal legislative actions
  • Regulatory initiatives impacting the natural gas ans electric power industries, including recent rules, rulemakings and rulings.
  • Pending NOPR's and NOI's
  • Enforcement Actions

2:45 pm
Chuck Shoneman will present The FERC's NOPR's regarding Capacity Release and Market Transparency.

Topics will include:

  • Discussion of status of FERC action in Docket Nos. RM08-1-000 and RM 07-10
  • Enhanced enforcement actions
  • Impact on pipeline storage assist management agreements
  • Prepaid gas sales and gas exchanges
  • Transaction reporting requirements for market participants

Credit Information
Earn up to 10.00 hours of credit (including 1.25 hours of ethics credit)
Approved Specialization Credit for Oil, Gas and Mineral Law and requested Specialization Credit for Administrative Law


University of Texas at Austin School of Law