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ABA’s 11th annual conference on the resolution of CIS-related business disputes in Moscow this September

Date: September 18, 2019
Venue: Radisson Collection Hotel  (Ukraine), Kutuzovsky Prospect, 2/1, bld. 1, Moscow, Russia
Russian Arbitration Association is pleased to invite you to the Annual ABA Conference in Moscow when East meets West and the hardest topics get discussed.
In the time of high political tensions, the conference has particular importance for the international legal community.
Join us!


Date: 18 September, 2019

Venue: Moscow, Radisson Collection  Hotel, Kutuzovsky prospect, 2/1S1

Language: Russian and English (with simultaneous translation).

The conference will be a key event, bringing together 170 participants, including judicial and corporate lawyers, experts in arbitration, judges and representatives of science and business.

For registration, please follow the link.

If you prefer to register and pay by card, please use this link.


Topics of the discussion:

  • Game of Venues: An ongoing tale featuring tumult beyond the Narrow Sea, the rise of dragons, and upstart challengers for the throne
  • Forethought spares afterthought: Maximizing return on pre and post-award interest, costs, and other “non-core” components of arbitration damages
  • Obtaining emails, phone records and other such information directly from third-party carriers and hosting sites
  • Seeking protection through interim relief: A multi-jurisdictional toolbox for CIS-related disputes
  • The future of investor-state dispute settlement: CIS perspectives
  • What’s happening in Kazakhstan?
  • The role of secretary to the tribunal: Fourth arbitrator or support staff?
  • Attachment of CIS state-owned assets abroad – a comparative perspective
  • The evolving landscape of legal privilege and disclosure obligations 
  • Making your case: Practical tips on oral persuasion and advocacy
  • Bifurcation in international arbitration
  • So you “won” your case, now what do you have to show for it?

Among the speakers:

  • Richard Brown, Partner, Carey Olsen, London;
  • Mark Brown, Partner, Bristows LLP, London;
  • Christoph Brunner, Partner, Peter & Partners, Bern/Geneva;
  • Gene Burd, Partner, Arnall Golden Gregory LLP, Washington D.C.;
  • Peter Wolrich, Partner, Curtis, Mallet-Prevost, Colt & Mosle LLP, Paris;
  • Kendall Coffey, Partner, COFFEY BURLINGTON, Miami;
  • Peter Pettibone, Pettibone International ADR, New York;
  • Oksana Wright, Partner, Fox Rothschild LLP, New York;
  • Steven Richman, Resident Member, Clark Hill, Princeton;
  • Peter Ferrer, Partner, British Virgin Islands, London;

Full list of the speakers could be found here.

More information about the program could be found here.

For participation, please contact or call: +79057047077

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