A Year in Review
Sanctions, Brexit et al.: Choices and Competition for Forum and Law Shopping for Russian & CIS International Legal Disputes

January 30, 2018 9:05am


Natalia Petrik
Legal Counsel
Arbitration Institute of the Stockholm Chamber of Commerce (Sweden)

Ziva Filipic
Managing Counsel Secretariat of the ICC
International Court of Arbitration (France)

Roman Zykov
Secretary General
Russian Arbitration Association (Russia)

  • How does the arbitration landscape evolve in light of continued sanctions against the Russian Federation? Revisiting the issue of neutrality of arbitral institutions
  • The scope of arbitration rules and the scope of institutional services
  • Brexit and pound devaluation: Is the future still bright for London?
  • Commercial disputes arising out of a contract with a Russian party affected by sanctions: arbitrability of such disputes and procedural aspects