Past events

The Chamber of Arbitrators held a series of seminars in Brest

On September 9, 2021, the Belarusian Republican Union of Lawyers, the Main Department of Justice of the Brest Regional Executive Committee and the International Arbitration Court “The Chamber of Arbitrators” organized a practical seminar on the conclusion and execution of foreign economic contracts and the resolution of disputes in international arbitration courts.

During the report of the member of the Presidium of the Chamber of Arbitrators Alexey Anishchenko, the issues of concluding and executing foreign economic contracts, typical mistakes and risks associated with their conclusion were considered. Aleksei Korochkin, Chairman of the Chamber of Arbitrators, spoke about the organization of the Chamber of Arbitrators and the specifics of considering disputes under the new rules of the Chamber of Arbitrators.

The seminar was attended by over 120 in-house lawyers, other interested persons of city executive committees, city administrations and large enterprises of the Brest region.

On the same day, the Belarusian Republican Union of Lawyers, together with the Belarusian Republican Bar Association, the Brest Regional Bar Association and the International Arbitration Court “Chamber of Arbitrators” held a seminar on the specifics of consideration of disputes in international arbitration courts.

During the seminars, Chairman of the Chamber of Arbitrators Aleksei Korochkin and member of the Presidium of the Chamber of Arbitrators Alekxey Anishchenko discussed with advocates the advantages of arbitration courts, the specifics of the dispute settlement procedure in arbitration proceedings, the subtleties of recognizing and enforcing awards of Belarusian arbitration courts abroad.

On August 18, 2021 the Chamber of Arbitrators organized a practical seminar on the conclusion and execution of foreign economic contracts and the resolution of disputes in international arbitration courts.

Deputy Chairman of the Regional Executive Committee Andrey Konyushko and Chairman of the Chamber of Arbitrators Aleksei Korochkin made an introductory speech to the participants and guests of the seminar

The member of the Board of the Chamber of Arbitrators Alexey Anishchenko in his report considered, the issues of concluding and executing foreign economic contracts, typical mistakes and risks associated with their conclusion.

The member of the Board Oksana Kotel highlighted certain aspects of organizing the activities of the Chamber of Arbitrators and the specifics of considering disputes under the new arbitration rules of the Chamber of Arbitrators.

The seminar was attended by employees of legal services, other interested persons of city regional executive committees, city administrations and large enterprises of the Gomel region.

 

On August 19, 2021, the Chamber of Arbitrators held another seminar for advocates of Gomel Regional Bar on the specifics of consideration of disputes in international arbitration courts. During the seminar members of the Presidium of the Chamber of Arbitrators Aleksei Korochkin, Alexey Anishchenko, Andrey Vashkevich and Oksana Kotel discussed with advocates the advantages of going to arbitration courts, the peculiarities of the procedure for resolving disputes in arbitration proceedings, the subtleties of recognition and enforcement of decisions of Belarusian arbitration courts abroad.

On December 4, 2020, an International conference dedicated to the 30th anniversary of The Public Association "Belarusian Republican Union of Lawyers" was held.

One of the sections of the conference was devoted to topical issues of commercial and sports arbitration.

During the conference, a presentation of the updated format for the functioning of the International Arbitration Court "The Chamber of Arbitrators at the Union of Lawyers" took place.

On the conference section the issues of developments at UNCITRAL in the area of dispute settlement, the impact of setting aside of the arbitral award on the limitation period for claims under the laws of Ukraine and Belarus, consideration of disputes in a pandemic period, the impact of sanctions on arbitration, online arbitration, peculiarities of consideration of sports disputes in Belarusian and international sports arbitration courts were considered.