Digest 107

February 27, 2019 Subsribe

SPBILF 2019 News

The SPBILF has issued a call for young lawyers to apply for the Law Students Essays Contest. Essays must be submitted by 20 April 2019.

This year, the topic of the essay contest is the 50th anniversary of the Vienna Convention on Diplomatic Relations. The prize winners will have the opportunity to do an internship at the Strasbourg office the Representative of the Russian Federation at the European Court of Human Rights.

Learn more about the contest here ►

Russian Arbitration Day 2019

Russian Arbitration Day – one of the most successful arbitration conferences in Russia – will take place on March 25, 2019 in Moscow.

Registration for RAD 2019

Among the Conference speakers were both rising stars of the Russian arbitration and world-class specialists. Significant efforts at the selection and preparation of the speeches made by the moderators and speakers allowed to provide the highest level of the Conference.

RAD 2018 video ►

RAD 2019 Programme:

Session 1. Investment Arbitration.

  • Arbitral Reform and Legal History: the Blank Piece of Paper?
  • Judgment of the European Court of Justice in Slowakische Republik V Achmea BV Case and the Future of Investment Arbitration in Europe.
  • Cherry-Picking or Cherry-Biting? The Res Judicata Doctrine and the Limits of Permissible Parallel and Consecutive Proceedings in Investment Arbitration.
  • Law as a Promise: Legitimate Expectations and Municipal Legislation.

Session 2. General Issues in Arbitration.

  • Oaths and Perjury in International Arbitration.
  • Fighting Goliath: Reconsidering the Effect of Extraterritorial Unilateral Sanctions on the Conduct of International Arbitration.
  • Applying the Lex Mercatoria in Arbitration: The Search for a ‘Natural Connection’.
  • Unresolved Issues of International Tax Arbitration Reform.

Session 3. Procedural issues in arbitration.

  • Common Law vs Civil Law in International Arbitration: The Beginning or the End?
  • Assistance of State Courts in the Appointment of Arbitrators. Kaysin D. Document Production as a Separate Stage of International Arbitration.
  • Arbitrability of Matrimonial Disputes.
  • Combination of Arbitration and Mediation During the Resolution of Commercial Disputes (Based on the Example of arb-med-arb).

To obtain more information please visit the official website http://rad.lfacademy.ru/

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