Investor Claims involving Russian & CIS Corporate Entities and States

January 30, 2018 10:00am


Markus Perkams
European Counsel – Dispute Resolution
Skadden (Germany)

Sargis Grigoryan
GPartners (Armenia)

Maxim Kulkov
Managing Partner
KK&P | Trial Lawyers (Russia)

Maria Kostytska
Winston & Strawn LLP (France)

  • The scope of arbitrable disputes in the relevant Bilateral Investment Treaty or other international instruments
  • Arbitrability of disputes in connection with making foreign investments in Russia or Russian investments abroad
  • Tackling the issues of jurisdiction under the CIS BITs: preconditions to arbitration and consent of states; waiver of local remedies and limitation periods
  • The Crimea-related investment claims against Russia. The applicability of Russia-Ukraine BIT treaty
  • Challenges and enforcement