International Conference: ARBITRATION IN RUSSIA: NEW SOLUTIONS FOR BUSINESS

Publishing House Kommersant and Russian Arbitration Association invite to the international conference on 16 October 2014 in Moscow, Hotel Ararat Park Hyatt,  on the resolution of commercial disputes through online arbitration platforms: ARBITRATION IN RUSSIA: NEW SOLUTIONS FOR BUSINESS.

Online dispute resolution was assumed to take over the legal profession. 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. So we are going to  discuss several topics: How are the Internet and electronic communications influencing business developments in the Russian Federation? What are the legal implications?, What do contemporary businesses need from arbitration?, International experiences with on-line dispute resolution services and Online dispute resolution under the RAA Rules.

The following experts will join us at the Conference:

  • 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 members of the global legal community for a full day of informative and substantive programs presented by world‐class experts.

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.

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

For any information about the Conference connect: Dmitry Bezrukov,  RAA Communication Manager dmitry.bezrukov@arbitrations.ru