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Conference “Arbitration in Russia: New Solutions for Business”

raaRussian publishing House Kommersant and Russian Arbitration Association will hold a conference on 16 October 2014 in Moscow on resolution of commercial disputes through online arbitration platforms: Arbitration in Russia New Solutions for Business.

Online dispute resolution is getting increasingly popular. With the rise of the Internet, other intelligent  bits of technology, lawyers would be able to solve legal disputes with computers, not courtrooms and judges. The conference is going to focus on legal implications of the Internet and electronic communications on business in Russia.

The participants also plan to discuss the demands of contemporary businesses from arbitration. In addition, it will touch upon international experiences with on-line dispute resolution services. Last, but not the least, it will discuss online dispute resolution under the Rules of Russian Arbitration Association.

The Russian Arbitration Association was founded in April 2013 in Moscow to unite legal practitioners, law firms and academics. The Association represents broad interests of the business, legal and education communities involved in the alternative dispute resolution in Russia and the CIS.

CIS Arbitration Forum is an information parter of the event.

Key topics:

  • What arbitration business needs today?
  • How Internet and electronic communications influence business development in Russia (legal implications)
  • On-Line Dispute Resolution Service: International Experience
  • Online Dispute Resolution under RAA Rules

Among speakers:

  • Mikhail Galperin, Head of the Economic Legislation Department, Russian Ministry of Justice
  • Mark Appel, Senior Vice President of ICDR.
  • Vladimir Lisin, Chairman of the Board OAO NLMK
  • Ruslan Ibragimov, Vice President, Head of Legal OAO MTS
  • Vladimir Khvalei, RAA Chairman
  • Alevtina Kamelkova, General Counsel Alcatel-Lucent Russia and CIS
  • Loïc E. Coutelier, Director of Arbitration and Product Manager, Modria
  • Roman Zykov, General Secretary RAA

The Conference will bring together on 16 October 2014 at Hotel Ararat Park Hyatt Moscow members of the global legal community for a full day of informative and substantive programs presented by world‐class experts.

Please note this Conference is in English and Russian with selected simultaneous translation.

To register please click here.  Additional questions can be answered by Dmitry Bezrukov, RAA Communication Manager

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