NEW YORK CONVENTION ON THE RECOGNITION AND ENFORCEMENT OF FOREIGN ARBITRAL AWARDS:
A 60-YEAR STORY OF SUCCESS

V International Arbitration Readings
in memory of Academician Igor Pobirchenko

4 October 2018
Ukrainian Chamber of Commerce and Industry,
33 Velyka Zhytomyrska Street,
Kyiv, Ukraine
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Add to my calendar 10/04/2018 09:00 10/04/2018 17:00 Europe/Kiev NEW YORK CONVENTION ON THE RECOGNITION AND ENFORCEMENT OF FOREIGN ARBITRAL AWARDS: A 60-YEAR STORY OF SUCCESS, V International Arbitration Readings in memory of Academician Igor Pobirchenko V International Arbitration Readings in memory of Academician Igor Pobirchenko

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PRELIMINARY AGENDA

Day 1

9:00-9:30

Participants Registration and Welcome Coffee

9:30-9:45

Opening Remarks

VALENTYNA DANISHEVSKA, Head of Supreme Court (Ukraine)
OLEKSIY FILATOV, Deputy Head at Presidential Administration of Ukraine, Coordinator at Judicial Reform Council (Ukraine)
JOSE ANGELO ESTRELLA-FARIA, Senior Legal Officer at UNCITRAL Secretariat, Former Secretary-General at UNIDROIT (Italy)
GENNADIY CHIZHIKOV, President, Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Ukraine (Ukraine)

The Official Signing of the Memorandum on Cooperation between the ICAC at the UCCI and the National School of Judges of Ukraine

MYKOLA SELIVON, President of the ICAC (Ukraine)
ANATOLIY KOSTENKO, Vice-Chancellor on judiciary personnel training at the National School of Judges (Ukraine)
9:45-10:35

SESSION I. THE NEW YORK CONVENTION AS AN EFFECTIVE MULTILATERAL INSTRUMENT IN THE FIELD OF INTERNATIONAL COMMERCIAL ARBITRATIONh3>
Moderator: ERGUN ОZSUNAY, Professor of Civil Law at Istanbul University (Turkey)

The New York Convention: its Significance, Scope of Regulation and Prospects for Application in Modern Conditions – Special Report of the Representative of UNCITRAL

JOSE ANGELO ESTRELLA-FARIA, Senior Legal Officer at UNCITRAL Secretariat, Former Secretary-General at UNIDROIT (Italy)

Harmonizing the Interpretation of the New York Convention: the Role played by UNCITRAL and Other International Institutions

DOMENICO DI PIETRO, International Arbitration Professional at Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner Law Firm (USA)

Interaction of the New York Convention with other International Treaties and National Law. The Rule of “More Favorable Right Provision”

ALEXANDRE KHRAPOUTSKI, ICAC Arbitrator, Partner at Sysouev, Bondar, Khrapoutski Law Firm (Belarus)
10:35-10:45

Q&A Session

10:45-11:05

Coffee-Break

11:05-12:15

SESSION II. ARBITRATION AGREEMENT IN THE CONTEXT OF THE NEW YORK CONVENTION

Moderator: YULIYA CHERNYKH, ICAC Arbitrator, Lecturer at the University of Oslo (Norway/Ukraine)

The Key Features of the Arbitration Agreement under the New York Convention: Written Form, Autonomy, Binding Power, the Legislative Presumption of Validity

TETIANA ZAKHARCHENKO, ICAC Vice President, ICAC Arbitrator (Ukraine)

Features of the Application of Art. II (3) of the New York Convention in the Practice of Ukrainian Courts concerning Terms “Invalid”, “Expired”, “Cannot be Enforced” in regard to Arbitration Agreements – pro et contra

GENNADII TSIRAT, Partner at JURVNESHSERVICE (Ukraine)

The Limits of the State Court’s Intervention upon Implementation of “Kompetenz-Kompetenz” Principle by Arbitration

KOSTYNATYN PILKOV, Justice, Supreme Court of Ukraine

Recognition and Enforcement of Arbitral Awards against Non-Parties to the Arbitral Agreement – U.S. Prospective

GENE M. BURD, Partner at Arnall Golden Gregory Law Firm (USA)

Recognition and Enforcement of Arbitral Awards against Non-Parties to the Arbitral Agreement – Ukrainian View

OLEXANDER DROUG, Partner at Sayenko Kharenko (Ukraine)
12:15-12:35

Q&A Session

12:35-13:30

Business Lunch

12:50-13:20

Practical Issues of the New Regulation Application and Litigation Procedure to the ICAC

ZOIA LYTVYNENKO, ICAC Secretary General (Ukraine)
OLGA KOSTYSHYNA, Advisor to the ICAC President (Ukraine)
13:30-15:45

SESSION III. RECOGNITION AND ENFORCEMENT OF ARBITRAL AWARDS: FROM THEORY TO PRACTICE

Moderator: PIOTR NOWACZYK, ICAC Arbitrator, Managing Partner at Piotr Nowaczyk Law Firm (Poland)

Innovations of the Ukrainian Procedural Legislation concerning Recognition and Enforcement of the Arbitral Awards: their Conformity to the New York Convention

PAVLO BYELOUSOV, ICAC Arbitrator, Counsel at Aequo Law Firm (Ukraine)

Specifics of Enforcement of the Arbitral Awards Set Aside, as well as res judicata in the context of Awards Made by the Courts of Another State in accordance with the New York Convention

ANDREA K. BJORKLUND, Professor, Faculty of Law at McGill University (USA/Canada)

Enforcement of Arbitral Awards against State Assets

EVA KALNINA, Counsel at Lévy Kaufmann-Kohler Law Firm (Switzerland)

Testing the limits of Art. V of the New York Convention: Enforcement of Arbitral Awards which don’t Resolve the Dispute on the Merits

SERGIY GRYSHKO, ICAC Arbitrator, Partner at Redcliffe Partners (Ukraine)

Achieving the Arbitrability Balance

TONY COLE, Independent Arbitrator and Adjudicator, Reader at Leicester Law School (United Kingdom)
14:30-14:45

Q&A Session

14:45-15:05

Coffee-Break

15:05-16:50

SESSION IV. EXPERIENCE IN THE APPLICATION OF THE NEW YORK CONVENTION AROUND THE WORLD

VALENTINA SOURJIKOVA-GIEBNER, ICAC Arbitrator, Advocate at Harald Giebner & Coll. Law Firm (Germany)

In the Baltic States

ZIEDONIS UDRIS, ICAC Arbitrator, Managing Partner at Skudra & Udris Attorneys at Law (Latvia)

In CIS countries

OLENA PEREPELYNSKA, Partner at Integrites Law Firm (Ukraine)

Enforcement of Arbitral Awards under the New York Convention and the Exclusion Substantiated by Grounds of Public Policy. New Trends in the European Union

OLENA STASYK, Associate at Curtis, Mallet-Prevost, Colt & Mosle Law Firm (France)

In Great Britain

TATIANA MENSHENINA, Partner at Withersworldwide Law Firm (United Kingdom)

In China

GUANGJUN ZHOU, ICAC Arbitrator, Managing Partner at XINDALI Law Firm (China)

In USA and Canada

WILLIAM BUTLER, ICAC Arbitrator, Professor of Dickinson School of Law Pennsylvania State University (USA)

Case Studies for Recognition and Enforcement of the ICAC Awards in Different Jurisdictions

YAROSLAV PETROV, Partner at Asters Law Firm (Ukraine)
16:50-17:00

Q&A Session

17:00

Champagne


5 October: Enforcement – Case Law Updates and Practice from Selected Civil and Common Law Jurisdictions

Moderator: Olga Kostyshyna, Advisor to the ICAC President (Ukraine)
10:00-10:30

Registration, welcome coffee

10:30-10:50

Third Party Funding and Impact on the Enforcement of Funded Cases

Gene M. Burd, Partner at Arnell Golden Gregory Law Firm (USA)
10:50-11:00

Comment on the Third Party Funding in the ICAC Practice

Zoya Lytvynenko, Secretary General of the ICAC (Ukraine)
11:00-11:20

Action Plan to Recognize and Enforce of ICAC Award in the UK

Tatiana Menshenina, Partner at Withersworldwide (United Kingdom)
11:20-11:40

Action Plan to Recognize and Enforce of LCIA Award in Ukraine

Yaroslav Petrov, Partner at Asters (Ukraine)
11:40-12:00

Sanctions for Non-Compliance with the New York Convention

Zannis Mavrogordato, Barrister at 20 Essex Street (United Kingdom)
12:00-12:20

Interaction between UK Courts and the Enforcement of Investor-State Awards / Orders

Camilla Gambarini, Associate at Withersworldwide (United Kingdom)
12:20-12:40

Succession in Arbitration and Practice of the ICAC

Petro Krupko, Vice President of the Maritime Arbitration Commission at the UCCI, ICAC Arbitrator (Ukraine)
12:40-13:00

Discussion, Q&A Session

SPEAKERS

SPECIAL GUESTS

VALENTYNA DANISHEVSKA

Head of Supreme Court

OLEKSIY FILATOV

Deputy Head at Presidential Administration of Ukraine, Coordinator at Judicial Reform Council

GENNADIY CHIZHIKOV

President, Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Ukraine

ANATOLIY KOSTENKO

Vice-Chancellor on judiciary personnel training at the National School of Judges

Ergun ОZSUNAY

Professor of Civil Law
Istanbul University

Jose Angelo ESTRELLA-FARIA

Senior Legal Officer
at UNCITRAL Secretariat,
Former Secretary-General
at UNIDROIT

DOMENICO DI PIETRO

International Arbitration Professional
Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner Law Firm

Alexandre KHRAPOUTSKI

ICAC Arbitrator, Partner
Sysouev, Bondar, Khrapoutski Law Firm

Yuliya Chernykh

ICAC Arbitrator, Lecturer
University of Oslo

TETIANA ZAKHARCHENKO

ICAC Arbitrator
Vice President ICAC

GENNADII TSIRAT

Partner
JURVNESHSERVICE

KOSTYNATYN PILKOV

Justice
Supreme Court of Ukraine

Gene M. BURD

Partner
Arnall Golden Gregory Law Firm

OLEKSANDER DROUG

Partner
Sayenko Kharenko Law Firm

Piotr NOWACZYK

ICAC Arbitrator, Managing Partner
Piotr Nowaczyk Law Firm

Pavlo BYELOUSOV

ICAC Arbitrator, Counsel
Aequo Law Firm

Andrea K. BJORKLUND

Professor, Faculty of Law
McGill University

Eva KALNINA

Counsel
Lévy Kaufmann-Kohler Law Firm

SERGIY GRYSHKO

ICAC Arbitrator, Partner
Redcliffe Partners

TONY COLE

Independent Arbitrator and Adjudicator, Reader
Leicester Law School

VALENTINA SOURJIKOVA-GIEBNER

ICAC Arbitrator, Advocate
Harald Giebner & Coll. Law Firm

Ziedonis UDRIS

ICAC Arbitrator, Managing Partner
Skudra & Udris Attorneys at Law

OLENA PEREPELYNSKA

Partner
Integrites Law Firm

Olena STASYK

Associate
Curtis, Mallet-Prevost, Colt & Mosle Law Firm

Тетяна Меньшеніна

Partner,
Withersworldwide Law Firm

Guangjun Zhou

ICAC Arbitrator, Managing Partner
XINDALI Law Firm

WILLIAM BUTLER

ICAC Arbitrator, Professor of Dickinson School of Law
Pennsylvania State University

YAROSLAV PETROV

Partner
Asters Law Firm

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