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Russian Courts Approach Framework Agreement’s Arbitration Clause

Russian Courts Approach Framework Agreement’s Arbitration Clause

Recent Russian commercial courts’ judgments illustrate a new trend in interpretation of framework supply agreements (“FSA”). The newly developed approach is supposed to become more sensitive to a good faith, parties willingness and intentions and factual and legal discourse. In Taganrog Automobile Plant v Hyundai Motor Company (case № 15AP-8173/2014) courts implemented the Russian Supreme […]

Конкурс ICC Lex Mercatoria снова пройдет в Минске

Конкурс ICC Lex Mercatoria снова пройдет в Минске

Минск в третий раз станет площадкой для международного диалога по вопросам развития арбитража и международного торгового права.  Организационный комитет ICC Lex Mercatoria  объявляет об официальном старте III Международного студенческого конкурса по международному торговому праву и международному коммерческому арбитражу. ICC Lex Mercatoria – это международное соревнование студенческих команд юридической специальности по разрешению подготовленного Международным арбитражным судом ICC учебного дела, […]

By 23 June, 2014 0 Comments Read More →
Survey of the CIS Legal Services Market in International Arbitration

Survey of the CIS Legal Services Market in International Arbitration

Legal Insight magazine has published a Survey of the CIS legal services market in International Arbitration prepared jointly with the Russian Arbitration Association and CIS Arbitration Forum. The authors of the survey have indicated the main trends connected with the CIS arbitration market, in particular, the rapidly growing amount of CIS-related disputes and the connection of a […]

В Минске состоится II Международный юридический форум ICC LEX MERCATORIA

В Минске состоится II Международный юридический форум ICC LEX MERCATORIA

Международный арбитражный суд ICC (Париж), Международный арбитражный суд при БелТПП, ОО «Белорусский республиканский союз юристов», Российский национальный комитет ICC (ICC Russia, Москва), юридический факультет БГУ при поддержке ООО «ЮрСпектр» (производитель справочных правовых систем «КонсультантПлюс»), информационной поддержке журнала «Промышленно-торговое ПРАВО» и CIS Arbitration Forum 29 ноября 2013 г. в Минске проводят II Международный юридический форум ICC LEX […]

By 30 September, 2013 0 Comments Read More →
Arbitrability of “Corporate” Disputes in Ukraine – No News is Good News?

Arbitrability of “Corporate” Disputes in Ukraine – No News is Good News?

Whether so-called “corporate” disputes are capable of settlement by arbitration under the law of Ukraine appears to have been one of the most controversial issues in arbitration law in Ukraine in recent years, at least when judging by the perceived number of essays in law journals (including this forum). Recently, Ukrainian commercial courts handed down decisions […]

By 23 August, 2013 0 Comments Read More →
Russian SCC to Consider a “Problematic” Arbitration Clause

Russian SCC to Consider a “Problematic” Arbitration Clause

On 16 July the Supreme Commercial Court will consider whether an arbitration clause which consists of a reference to the ICC Rules of Arbitration is enforceable. The lower courts ruled that it was not, finding that it was not specific enough, with parties failing to agree on an institution to administer the arbitration. At first […]

International Conference “Russia as a Place for Dispute Resolution” – Moscow, December 2012

International Conference “Russia as a Place for Dispute Resolution” – Moscow, December 2012

On 7 December 2012 the Russian National Committee of the International Chamber of Commerce – the World Business Organization (ICC Russia) in cooperation with the ICC International Court of Arbitration will organise an annual arbitration conference  “Russia as a Place for Dispute Resolution”.  CIS Arbitration Forum is the event’s information sponsor and is an information partner of […]

Optional Arbitration Clauses to be Scrutinised by the Russian Supreme Commercial Court

Optional Arbitration Clauses to be Scrutinised by the Russian Supreme Commercial Court

Up until now optional arbitration clauses have come before Russian commercial courts only indirectly, in cases where lenders have chosen to exercise their option to bring claims before Russian state courts. In a line of cases decided by the Moscow Circuit Commercial Court the validity of such an option was upheld and it was held […]

ICC Mediation Conference: Mock Cases but Real Issues

ICC Mediation Conference: Mock Cases but Real Issues

The second ICC International Mediation Conference “Win-Win Strategies: Tools for Corporate Dispute Management” took place at the ICC headquarters in Paris on 10 February 2011. Following the six days 6th ICC International Mediation Competition the conference was the final event of the ICC Mediation Week 2011. 58 teams from 27 countries (including a number of […]

By 1 March, 2011 0 Comments Read More →
Russian Arbitration Users in Europe: Growth and Misunderstandings

Russian Arbitration Users in Europe: Growth and Misunderstandings

Until very recently, the word “arbitration” was unfamiliar to many lawyers in Russia. The word still carries two meanings there: one referring to the system of Russian state commercial courts and the other, the more generally-recognized contract-based private dispute resolution procedure. Although many in Russia understand the western concept of “international arbitration” in general terms, a number […]