The agenda

September 20 - EASTERN EUROPEAN DISPUTE RESOLUTION FORUM
  • REGISTRATION OF PARTICIPANTS. MORNING COFFEE

    • 8:30 am - 9:30 am
  • Opening speech by the General partner of the Forum

    • 9:30 am - 09:45 am
  • Introduction speech by key note speaker

    • 9:45 am - 10:05 am
  • PLENARY SESSION

    “Trends in international arbitration”

    • 10:15 am - 11:30 am
  • COFFE BREAK

    • 11:30 am - 11:50 am
  • SECTION 1"WHEN THE DISPUTE STARTS"

     

    • 11:50 am - 1:30 pm
  • Cooperation between external and in-house counsel as a basis for implementation of an effective case strategy

    • 11:50 am - 12:10 pm
  • Anti-arbitration injunction: when a state court may restrict recourse to arbitration?

    • 12:10 pm - 12:20 pm
  • Limitation period: hidden threats to pursue your case

    • 12:30 pm - 12:50 pm
  • The role of the tribunal in preventing frivolous claims

    • 12:50 pm - 1:10 pm
  • Interim remedies: what and when is available before commencing proceedings?

    • 1:10 pm - 1:30 pm
  • LUNCH

    • 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
  • SECTION 2: "WHEN THE DISPUTE PROGRESSES"

     

    • 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
  • Gathering evidence with the help of state courts or related to witnesses

    • 2:30 pm - 2:45 pm
  • Procedural order No. 1: document for parties or by parties?

    • 2:45 pm - 3:00 pm
  • Parallel proceedings

    • 3:00 pm - 3:15 pm
  • Direct and indirect settlement facilitation by arbitrators (or Arbitrators’ role in facilitating direct and indirect settlements)

    • 3:15 pm - 3:30 pm
  • The principle of confidentiality: how far your dispute is really confidential?

    • 3:30 pm - 3:45 pm
  • Request to produce documents and written witness statements (alternative theme)

    • 3:45 pm - 4:00 pm
  • COFFE BREAK

    • 4:00 pm - 4:20 pm
  • SECTION 3: WHEN THE DISPUTE IS DECIDED

    • 4:20 pm - 6:00 pm
  • National court’s discretion to enforce an award that has been annulled at the place of arbitration

    • 4:20 pm - 4:40 pm
  • Grounds for revising arbitral awards

    • 4:40 pm - 5:00 pm
  • Enforceability of post awards interests

    • 5:00 pm - 5:20 pm
  • Appellate mechanisms in commercial arbitration

    • 5:20 pm - 5:40 pm
  • Recognition and enforcement of arbitral awards and court decisions against state entities

    • 5:40 pm - 6:00 pm
  • COCKTAIL DINNER

    • 8:00 pm - 00:00 pm