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Oleh Beketov Spoke at the 3rd Annual Conference on International Dispute Resolution Involving Russia

July 2014

Oleh Beketov, Partner and Head of International Litigation Department at AstapovLawyers ILG, spoke about interim measures at the 3rd Annual Conference on "International Dispute Resolution Involving Russian and CIS Companies", which was held on 27-28 February in London.

Mr Beketov`s presentation provided an insightful overview of general and specific aspects of granting interim measures by Ukrainian courts both in support of arbitration and foreign court proceedings. In particular, Mr Beketov focused on recent developments in obtaining interim relief in Ukraine during different stages of arbitration, recognition and enforcement of arbitral awards as well as foreign court judgments.

The 3rd C5's Conference on "International Disputes Resolution involving Russian and CIS Companies" was focused on the practical issues faced by in-house counsels and external legal advisers involved in cross-border dispute resolution. Leading practitioners presented recent case studies of resolving disputes and discussed the specific issues associated with cases involving Russian and CIS parties. Among the speakers were lawyers and barristers specializing in international dispute resolution, in-house lawyers and heads of litigation for companies involved in cross-border projects, judges, arbitrators and representatives from arbitration institutions.

AstapovLawyers Dispute Resolution Practice is one of the largest in the CIS. Our firm is a recognised leader among the competitors in the CIS in the field of litigation both in terms of the number of successfully resolved disputes and their complexity. Over the past 18 months the group has been recognised by Chambers & Partners as Band 3 in Dispute Resolution and TOP3 Russian Law Firm in International Arbitration by Vedomosti/Pravo.ru (Russia).

Oleh Beketov heads international litigation department and has been recognised as one of the leading practitioners in Ukraine by influential international directories such as Legal 500, Chambers & Partners.

Mr Beketov`s presentation provided an insightful overview of general and specific aspects of granting interim measures by Ukrainian courts both in support of arbitration and foreign court proceedings. In particular, Mr Beketov focused on recent developments in obtaining interim relief in Ukraine during different stages of arbitration, recognition and enforcement of arbitral awards as well as foreign court judgments.

The 3rd C5's Conference on "International Disputes Resolution involving Russian and CIS Companies" was focused on the practical issues faced by in-house counsels and external legal advisers involved in cross-border dispute resolution. Leading practitioners presented recent case studies of resolving disputes and discussed the specific issues associated with cases involving Russian and CIS parties. Among the speakers were lawyers and barristers specializing in international dispute resolution, in-house lawyers and heads of litigation for companies involved in cross-border projects, judges, arbitrators and representatives from arbitration institutions.

AstapovLawyers Dispute Resolution Practice is one of the largest in the CIS. Our firm is a recognised leader among the competitors in the CIS in the field of litigation both in terms of the number of successfully resolved disputes and their complexity. Over the past 18 months the group has been recognised by Chambers & Partners as Band 3 in Dispute Resolution and TOP3 Russian Law Firm in International Arbitration by Vedomosti/Pravo.ru (Russia).

Oleh Beketov heads international litigation department and has been recognised as one of the leading practitioners in Ukraine by influential international directories such as Legal 500, Chambers & Partners.

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