Dispute Resolution in CIS-Related Business Transactions
The German-Russian Lawyers’ Association (DRJV) and DIS40, the below 40 initiative of the German Arbitration Institute, are organising a conference on
“Dispute Resolution in CIS-Related Business Transactions”
(Azerbaijan, Belarus, Kazakhstan, Russia, Ukraine)
on 28 February 2019 (Thursday) in Frankfurt, Germany.
This full-day event is hosted by the Frankfurt am Main Chamber of Commerce and Industry (IHK Frankfurt am Main), Börsenplatz 4, 60313 Frankfurt/Main.
The conference language is English (no translation).
The conference will comprise the following panels:
- CIS-related disputes from the Western European perspective
- Country reports: Recent Developments (case law and reforms)
- Country reports: Interaction with state courts, interim measures, recognition and enforcement of court decisions and arbitral awards
- CIS-related disputes: The arbitration institutions’ perspective
- Investment arbitration in the CIS region: what is going on and what is yet to come?
The confirmed speakers and moderators include:
(in alphabetical order)
Azar Aliyev, Martin-Luther-University, Halle/Saale │ Alexey Anischenko, Sorainen, Minsk │ Diana Bayzakova, Tashkent International Arbitration Centre (TIAC) │ Gani Bitenov, Herbert Smith Freehills, Frankfurt │ Axel Boës, Koch Duken Boës, Hamburg │ Rupert D’Cruz, Littleton Chambers, BRLA, London │ Dmitry Davydenko, CIS Arbitration Forum, Centre of Arbitration and Mediation at CCI RF, Moscow │ Alice Fremuth-Wolf, Vienna International Arbitral Centre (VIAC) │ Greg Fullelove, Osborne Clarke, London │ Wolfram Gärtner, HeidelbergCement AG │ Nata Ghibradze, Hogan Lovells, Munich │ Evgeniya Goriatcheva, Permanent Court of Arbitration (PCA), The Hague │ Michael Hartleben, DSI Underground, Munich/Berlin │ Susanne Heger, Heger & Partner, Vienna │ Eva Kalnina, Lévy Kaufmann-Kohler, Geneva │ Oksana Karel, Arzinger, Kyiv │ Alexandre Khrapoutski, SBH Law Offices, Minsk │ Alexey A. Kostin, ICAC/MKAS at CCI RF, MGIMO University, Moscow │ Patryk Kulig, German Arbitration Institute (DIS), Bonn/Berlin │ Volker Knoop, FORIS AG, Bonn │ Laurence Ponty, LALIVE, Geneva │ Georg Scherpf, Luther, Hamburg │ Valikhan Shaikenov, Aequitas, Almaty │ Olga Tsvetkova, Egorov Puginsky Afanasiev & Partner, Co-Chair RAA40, Moscow │ Serhii Uvarov, Integrites, Kyiv
The supporting organisations include:
(in alphabetical order)
Anglo-Russian Law Association (ARLA) │ British-Russian Law Association │ CIS Arbitration Forum │ DIS – German Arbitration Institute │ Deutsch-Ukrainische Juristenvereinigung │ Frankfurt am Main Chamber of Commerce and Industry │ MKAS/ICAC at CCI RF│ Russian Arbitration Association │ RAA40 │ RCAN – Russian and CIS Arbitration Network │ Ukrainian Arbitration Association │ VIAC – Vienna International Arbitral Centre
Please find below the programme and the registration form.