15 August 2014

CONFERENCE: Law and Communication

Saint-Petersburg University has announced a Conference ´Law and Communication´ dedicated to the modern communication theory of law.
All interested speakers and authors are invited to join the Conference 12 December 2014.
Where: Law faculty of Saint-Petersburg University, bld. 7, 22 line of Vasilyevsky island, Saint-Petersburg, Russia, 199026.
Languiges of the conference: Russian and English.
All materials of the Conference will be published in Russian legal journal Pravovedenie.
Draft of paper should be presented till September 15, 2014 to Andrey Polyakov by email polyakov2008@gmail.com.
All articles should be in compliance with the scholar publication standards  http://www.jurisprudence-media.ru/authors.php
For additional information, please, contact Andrey Polyakov polyakov2008@gmail.com, Elena Timoshina  timochina@yandex.ru, or Michael Antonov mich.antonov@gmail.com.
Hope to meet you in Saint-Petersburg!

CONFERENCE: 2014 ABA Moscow Dispute Resolution Conference

The ABA’s sixth annual Conference on the Resolution of CIS-Related Business Disputes — A “MUST ATTEND” conference  for Litigators, Corporate Counsel,  Arbitration Practitioners, Judges, Academics, Business Executives and Policy-Makers!
Where: Radisson Royal Hotel Moscow 2/1 bid 1 Kutuzovskiy prospekt Moscow 121248 Russian Federation
Date:  September 19, 2014
Time: 8:00 AM - 10:00 PM AT

Topics will include:
•The Merger of the Supreme Commercial (Arbitrazh) Court and Supreme Court of General Jurisdiction:  Implications for the Administration of Justice, the Resolution of Commercial Disputes and International Arbitration in Russia
•Making CIS-Related Disputes “Stick” in Non-CIS Courts:  Addressing Personal Jurisdiction and Forum Non Conveniens
•Lawyer Ethics in Dispute Resolution: A Cross-Border Analysis of What You Can and Cannot Do
•The New Russian IP Court: Taking Stock One Year On
•Corporate Disputes in a CIS Context:  Managing Conflicts Between Successive Generations of Shareholders
•In-House Counsel Perspectives on the Resolution of CIS-Related Disputes 

Program and details here http://ambar.org/moscow2014