Archive for October, 2017

The Russian Saga of Lugana: Have the Courts Ignored the Res Judicata Principle?

The Russian Saga of Lugana: Have the Courts Ignored the Res Judicata Principle?

Russian courts have found themselves in a very controversial position regarding the enforcement of international arbitral awards. It turned out that the courts have enforced two arbitral awards in a dispute between the same parties on the same matter, which called the res judicata principle into question. The Supreme Court of the Russian Federation considered […]

В Москве пройдет бизнес-семинар “Вызовы и выводы первого года третейской реформы”

В Москве пройдет бизнес-семинар “Вызовы и выводы первого года третейской реформы”

Российский союз промышленников и предпринимателей (РСПП) и Российский национальный комитет Международной торговой палаты (ICCRussia) рады сообщить о продолжении серии обучающих семинаров по наиболее актуальным темам функционирования и развития коммерческого арбитража. 2 ноября 2017 года традиционно при поддержке Адвокатского бюро «Егоров, Пугинский, Афанасьев и партнеры» состоится третий семинар. CIS Arbitration Forum выступает информационным партнером семинара. Какие вызовы […]

By 18 October, 2017 0 Comments Read More →
Third party funding and its relevance to Russian parties

Third party funding and its relevance to Russian parties

См. текст по-русски ниже. Third party funding (also known as commercial funding or litigation funding) involves a third party which has no connection to a dispute putting up funds to run a dispute in exchange for a share of the damages. It is typically non-recourse which means that unless the recipient is successful in its […]

By 16 October, 2017 0 Comments Read More →
Mediation at the Russian Chamber of Commerce and Industry

Mediation at the Russian Chamber of Commerce and Industry

Mediation at the Russian Chamber of Commerce and Industry Presentation by Dmitry Davydenko. The Russian Chamber of Commerce and Industry comprises a Panel of mediators established in 2006 and actively involved in settlement of commercial disputes, both international and domestic.

Conference on International Disputes & Asset Recovery Involving Russian & CIS Parties to Take Place in London in January 2018

Conference on International Disputes & Asset Recovery Involving Russian & CIS Parties to Take Place in London in January 2018

C5’s International Disputes & Asset Recovery involving Russian & CIS Parties is planned on 30th – 31st January 2018 in London. This is London’s leading independent conference on the subject. CIS Arbitration Forum is an information partner of this event. Russian and CIS parties and their advisors seeking legal safeguards for their cross-border businesses must understand the latest […]

By 12 October, 2017 0 Comments Read More →
 В МГИМО состоится  конференция “Частное право как площадка для сотрудничества”

 В МГИМО состоится  конференция “Частное право как площадка для сотрудничества”

See English text below. 19 октября 2017 г. в Московском государственном институте международных отношений (Университете) МИД России пройдет третья международная научно-практическая конференция, посвященная актуальным проблемам международного частного и гражданского права. Организаторами конференции выступают Информационный центр Гаагской конференции по международному частному праву в Москве и кафедра международного частного и гражданского права им. С.Н. Лебедева МГИМО МИД […]

By 12 October, 2017 0 Comments Read More →
Practice review of Maritime Arbitration Commission at the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of the Russian Federation

Practice review of Maritime Arbitration Commission at the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of the Russian Federation

Обзор практики Морской арбитражной комиссии при ТПП РФ по разрешению споров из договоров страхования (2015 – 2016 гг.). Автор: Дарья Ждан-Пушкина. Статья опубликована в журнале “Страховое право” № 3, 2017. Practice review of Maritime Arbitration Commission at the Russian Chamber of Commerce and Industry: disputes arising from insurance contracts (2015-2016). Authored by Darya-Zhdan-Pushkina. In Russian language. […]

By 10 October, 2017 0 Comments Read More →
Hot Topics in Investment Arbitration Disputes Involving CIS States

Hot Topics in Investment Arbitration Disputes Involving CIS States

The last few years have seen several significant developments in the area of investment arbitration disputes involving the CIS states and pertaining to noteworthy and sometimes intriguing jurisdictional and substantive law issues. Jones Day, together with the Russia and CIS Arbitration Network and the CIS Arbitration Forum, is pleased to invite you to our programme, […]

International arbitration in Russia under the new legislative framework – PowerPoint presentation

International arbitration in Russia under the new legislative framework – PowerPoint presentation

International arbitration in Russia under the new legislative framework Presentation by Dmitry Davydenko at CIS-Roundtable hosted by the Max Planck Institute for Comparative and International Private Law (Hamburg, 5 October 2017).  CIS-Roundtable is a regular discussion forum on the legal, political and societal developments of the post-Soviet region.

By 5 October, 2017 0 Comments Read More →
English Law Week 2017 to take place in Moscow and St Petersburg soon

English Law Week 2017 to take place in Moscow and St Petersburg soon

The fourth English Law Week will take place in Moscow and St Petersburg from 20 to 23 November 2017. The organiser is Law Society and the Bar Council of England and Wales in partnership with the Russian Federal Chamber of Lawyers, the Moscow Chamber of Advocates, the St Petersburg Chamber of Advocates, the Anglo-Russian Law Association, and the […]

By 5 October, 2017 0 Comments Read More →
Conference “Russia as a Place for Dispute Resolution” to take place in Moscow in November

Conference “Russia as a Place for Dispute Resolution” to take place in Moscow in November

См. русский текст ниже. ICC Russia with active support of the ICC International Court of Arbitration is hosting the 10th anniversary International Arbitration Conference “Russia as a Place for Dispute Resolution” in Moscow on 28 November 2017. CIS Arbitration Forum is an information partner of the event. The Conference is traditionally designed to facilitate the […]

By 3 October, 2017 0 Comments Read More →