The Kurdistan region has seen a remarkable development of its natural resources in the past few years. With the exploration and production of natural resources less damaged by war than other regions in Iraq, Kurdistan has managed to sign several deals with many companies looking to expand their portfolios in a promising oil and gas province. The companies who have typically invested in Kurdistan have been smaller independents and service companies attracted by the terms of the production sharing contract and the exciting findings prospects. However, bigger players have been interested in the region recently and new horizons are opening to all those who want to invest in Kurdistan. This course will guide participants through the Kurdistan region legal system, looking at the various different challenges and differences within Iraqâ's main legal framework..