On 27 April, Maxim Kulkov will speak at the SCC East-West online Forum: “Focus on arbitration in Russia, Ukraine, Kazakhstan and Caucasus”

Maxim Kulkov, managing partner of KK&P Trial Lawyers, will participate in the “Arbitration in the region from practitioner’s perspective” online-discussion and cover the significant features of arbitration and its development in Russia:

  1. Arbitration law and trends:
  • The demand for and regulation of the arbitration
  • Recent and planned developments
  • Local arbitral institutions


  1. Arbitration agreement:
  • Requirements for a valid arbitration agreement
  • The scope of the arbitration agreement
  • Arbitrability of disputes


  1. Annulment and enforcement of arbitral awards:
  • Current status and trends
  • Recent caselaw


Together with Maxim the participants of the panel will be Ginta Ahrel (Westerberg & Partners, Stockholm), Nick Gvinadze (Gvinadze & Partners LLC, Tbilisi), Ruslan Mirzayev (Adrem Attorneys, Baku), Olena Perepelynska (Integrites, Kiev), Valikhan Shaikenov (AEQUITAS Law Firm, Almaty).

See the full agenda: https://sccinstitute.com/media/1797548/scc_flyer_east_west_-2.pdf

Registration for the conference: https://sccforms.highq.com/sccforms/form/n3g0pi3oyotrbtbbq94ckuejtjspfj2a7fatp7dc8vy

The 2021 Inaugural SCC East-West Forum is organised by the Arbitration Institute of the Stockholm Chamber of Commerce (the SCC). It is the first of a series of events devoted to East-West related dispute resolution.

The event aims to establish a discussion forum for practitioners from Russia, Ukraine, Kazakhstan and Caucasus; to provide its participants with an update on topical issues, news and caselaw in each jurisdiction, as well as to give valuable insights into the career of an international arbitrator.