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Successfully held arbitration seminar


Successfully held arbitration seminar organized by I. Kacevska Law Office and CIA.

Law Office of Inga Kačevska has successfully organized the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators Baltic Chapter meeting and seminar on Conducting International Arbitral Proceedings in 29.08.2008, Liepaja, Latvija.

The meeting was opened by Vilius Bernatonis (CIA Baltic Chapter Coordinator, Partner, Sutkiene, Pilkauskas &Partners, Lithuania). In the first part of the seminar Andrew Burr (ACIArb, Past Chairman, European Branch, Barrister, Atkin Chambers, London) together with participants of the seminar conducted the arbitral clinic solving the problem of applying the rules of different jurisdictions in possible international arbitration proceedings. Dr. Maxi Scherer (Counsel, Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale and Dorr, United Kingdom) gave the practical overview on the Discovery and Disclosure in International Arbitral Proceedings. Afterwards Lauris Liepa (Partner, Liepa, Skopina/BORENIUS, Latvia) initiated discussion on the Ethics in International Arbitration.

At the last part of the seminar Inga Kačevska gave the overview on the new draft Arbitration law and its conformity with the international arbitration law. The participants of the seminar agreed that it would be rather hard to conduct both international and national arbitration according with this draft law.