London and Beyond: The Role of the 2014 Arbitration Rules in Russia and CIS-Related Disputes

Event Date: 18 March 2015

4-6pm The Law Society, London and 7-9pm KPMG, Moscow
A two hour symposium hosted by the LCIA and RCAN.

Introduction
The London Court of International Arbitration (LCIA) is one of the world’s premier international arbitration institutions, renowned not only for its arbitration administration services but also for its conferences and symposia.

The Russian and CIS Arbitration Network (RCAN) brings together arbitration practitioners, scholars and business people with an interest in Russian and CIS arbitration. Its aim is to facilitate the exchange of knowledge, share experiences and encourage further development of international arbitration in relation to the CIS region.

Symposium format
The symposium will bring together speakers and audiences in Moscow and London, interactively connected through a video link. The panel will be made up of speakers in both Moscow and London, who will present their respective views on the topic and answer questions from the floor in both locations. The audience in Moscow will be able to see and hear London speakers, and the London audience will likewise see and hear Moscow panellists.

Who should attend?
Arbitrators, in-house counsel, practitioners, academics and members of the local and international business community interested in, and affected by, current developments and best practice in the field of international arbitration.

Programme

London
1530 – 1600 Registration
1600 – 1800 Working Session
1800 – 1900 Drinks Reception
1900 Networking Drinks

Moscow
1800 – 1900 Drinks Reception and Registration
1900 – 2100 Working Session

Panellists

Moderators:
Moscow Andrey Panov – Norton Rose Fulbright, Moscow
London Christina Schuetz – Clifford Chance, London

Speakers:
London Jacomijn van Haersolte-van Hof, LCIA Director General
London Evgenia Loewe Renova, London
Moscow Ilya Rachkov – King & Spalding, Moscow
London Noah Rubins – Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer, London
Moscow TBC

VENUES

London

Symposium and drinks reception:
The Law Society
113 Chancery Lane
London WC2A 1PL

Networking drinks:
Baranis
115 Chancery Lane
London WC2A 1PP

Moscow

Symposium and drinks reception:
KPMG
Naberezhnaya Tower Complex, Block C
10 Presnenskaya Naberezhnaya
Moscow 123317

CPD/CLE
Solicitors’ Regulation Authority/Bar Council of England and Wales: 2 hours CPD
Other jurisdictions: The LCIA will provide a certificate of attendance which may be used, subject to requirements, to obtain equivalent accreditation.

Language
The symposium will be conducted in English

Delegate Fee – Free Event
This seminar is free to attend, but delegates must register in advance due to the limited number of places.

Register online here