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Section: CIS Arbitration Forum (Russia)

      Russia fights Ukraine over the “Yanukovych debt”
      Sep09

      Russia fights Ukraine over the “Yanukovych debt”

      The slowly developing Russia-Ukraine $3-billion sovereign debt dispute got a sudden new development when, at the end of July 2016, Russia requested the London High Court make the expedited ruling on this dispute. Following that, on 8 September 2016 the High Court has scheduled the hearings of the dispute for the 17-20 January 2017. The debt This...

      Kiev Arbitration Days 2016: Think Big! (KAD-2016)
      Sep09

      Kiev Arbitration Days 2016: Think Big! (KAD-2016)

      Kiev Arbitration Days 2016: Think Big! Ukrainian Bar Association is happy to announce the next Kiev Arbitration Days 2016: Think Big! (KAD-2016) which will take place on 3 November 2016 in Radisson Blu Hotel, Kiev, Ukraine. The conference is conducted under the auspices of the Ukrainian Bar Association. KAD-2016 will bring together world-class...

      Ukrainian High Court Summarises Case Law on the Enforcement and Setting Aside of International Arbitration Awards
      Apr04

      Ukrainian High Court Summarises Case Law on the Enforcement and Setting Aside of International Arbitration Awards

      On 11 December 2015, the Highest Specialised Court of Civil and Criminal Cases of Ukraine (HSC) approved its Overview of case law related to the recognition and setting aside of international arbitration awards by Ukrainian courts (“Overview”). The Overview was officially published in February 2016. By means of this Overview, the HSC confirmed...

      Arbitration Claims by Ukrainian Investors under the Russia-Ukraine BIT: between Crimea and a Hard Place?
      Feb17

      Arbitration Claims by Ukrainian Investors under the Russia-Ukraine BIT: between Crimea and a Hard Place?

      In the last two years, multiple investment arbitration claims have been registered against Russia in regards to the consequences of its actions in the Autonomous Republic of Crimea and the city of Sevastopol (“Crimea”). The following cases are of particular interest: Stabil LLC and others v The Russian Federation LLC Lugzor and others v The […]...

      Enforceability of Emergency Arbitrator Awards in Ukraine
      Dec07

      Enforceability of Emergency Arbitrator Awards in Ukraine

      In an earlier post CIS Arbitration Forum reported about three investment treaty claims against Ukraine in gas sector, initiated this year. In one of them a UK-based energy company JKX Oil & Gas and its Dutch and Ukrainian subsidiaries Poltava Gas B.V. and JV Poltava Petroleum Company obtained first-ever emergency arbitration award against...

      Remington Worldwide Limited (UK) v. Ukraine
      Dec06

      Remington Worldwide Limited (UK) v. Ukraine

      The Gibraltar registered company Remington Worldwide Limited (“Remington”) filed a request for arbitration with the SCC on 22 September 2008. According to information communicated by the Ministry of Justice of Ukraine, the company accused Ukraine of violating several provisions of Article 10 of the ECT, and, in particular, of failure to provide...

      Gilward Investments B.V. v. Ukraine
      Dec06

      Gilward Investments B.V. v. Ukraine

      The case is pending (following the resignation of arbitrator Philippe Sands, Rolf Knieper (German) accepts his appointment as arbitrator, appointed by the Respondent on November 13, 2015 …read more Source: CIS Arbitration...

      Krederi Ltd. v. Ukraine
      Dec06

      Krederi Ltd. v. Ukraine

      On 21 July 2014 British investor Krederi Ltd. started arbitration proceedings against Ukraine in ICSID. The investor brought the claims under the Ukraine-United Kingdom BIT. In particular, it alleges the expropriation of a land plot in the city of Kyiv owned by the investor’s subsidiary Konviva LLC. According to news reports, the alleged...

      Ukraine Courts Rule on the Effect of Assignment of Arbitration Awards
      Sep25

      Ukraine Courts Rule on the Effect of Assignment of Arbitration Awards

      In its 8 April 2015 decision the Higher Specialised Court of Ukraine confirmed that an application for recognition and enforcement of arbitration award can be served only by an original claimant, who has taken part in the arbitration proceedings. Euler Hermes Services Schweiz AG v OJSC Odessa Fat and Oil Plant became the first case […]...

      Kiev Arbitration Days 2015 to Take Place in November
      Aug19

      Kiev Arbitration Days 2015 to Take Place in November

      Ukrainian Bar Association invites to participate in international conference KIEV ARBITRATION DAYS 2015: Think Big! (KAD 2015). The event is scheduled for 5-6 November 2015 in Radisson Blu Hotel, Kiev, Ukraine. The KAD 2015 will bring together world-class dispute resolution practitioners and prominent arbitration experts to discuss problems and...

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