Resolving Shareholder Disputes involving Russian and CIS Parties

January 31, 2018 12:30pm

Noah Rubins
Head Global CIS/Russia Dispute Resolution Practice Group
Freshfields (France)

Manuel Liatowitsch
Schellenberg Wittmer (Switzerland)

Simon Thomas
Baker & Partners (Jersey)

Jeremy Garson
Partner – Dispute Resolution
Herbert Smith Freehills (UK)

  • What problems do foreign shareholders face in the field of corporate governance?
  • What measures could help to prevent violation of corporate rights and to protect corporate rights in the courts?
  • Advantages of shareholder litigation in offshore jurisdictions
  • Benefits of combining offshore and onshore dispute resolution strategies
  • The latest remedies available for shareholders seeking relief: unfair prejudice
  • Shareholder oppression lawsuits and available remedies
  • Interplay between statutory rights and contractual rights of shareholders