Due to the ongoing situation with the Coronavirus The Global Arbitration Review (GAR) have decided to postpone the annual GAR Live Moscow conference, due to be held on 19 March 2020 in Moscow.
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The conference will be chaired by Dmitry Dyakin, Egorov Puginsky Afanasiev & Partner and Steven Finizio, WilmerHale, and will include panels on:
- Arbitration on the doorstep of the 2020s: how far have technological innovations gone and how serious are modern cybersecurity threats
- Asian opportunities and disputes
- The commoditisation of investment claims
- Transparency versus confidentiality in arbitration
- The GAR Live debate
The Keynote address will be delivered by Mikhail Galperin, Professor at the National Research University Higher School of Economics and Lord Peter Goldsmith QC, Debevoise & Plimpton.
Baker Botts Partner, Dr. Johannes Koepp, will be speaking during 'The Commoditisation of Investment Claims' panel which includes topics on:
- Can the commoditisation of investment claims and awards draw the additional criticism of the ISDS regime?
- Is there a need to regulate this sphere?
- What commercial and legal terms are used in third party funding? What are tips and tricks to get the third-party funding?
Please visit GAR Live for more information.
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