The ICC International Court of Arbitration to support C5’s 3rd Annual Conference
The International Court of Arbitration of the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC), is lending its support to the C5’s 3rd Annual conference “International Dispute Resolution Involving Russian and CIS Companies” on 27-28 February in London.
International business conducted by Russian and the CIS
companies – joint ventures, fundraising, investment projects – is governed by
specific contracts and agreements. The consequences of possible violations of
such contracts and agreements raise many questions, both from in-house counsel
and external legal advisers. Concepts that are extensively used in foreign
legal systems could be still unfamiliar to regional practices, but yet may
significantly affect the activities of Russian and CIS companies. Issues and
questions about contractual liability and good business practices can cause
excessive caution and uncertainty when dealing with cross-border business. The
practice of dispute resolution in international arbitration and foreign state
courts can explain the real consequences of the specific violations and
identify practical risks.
The 3rd C5’s forum
on International Disputes Resolution involving Russian and CIS Companies will
again focus on the practical issues faced by in-house counsel and external
legal advisers involved in cross-border dispute resolution. Among
leading experts who will
discuss the specific issues associated with cases involving Russian and CIS
Maria Hauser, Counsel of the ICC International Court of Arbitration, will
provide insight on “Party Autonomy vs Tribunal’s Power to Manage the
For more information and to register please visit the C5 website.