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Arbitration Conference

Arbitration Conference

Thursday, Jun 02, 2022 From 09:00 to 13:00


in cooperation with Comenius University in Bratislava, Faculty of Law

Law Faculty of the Comenius University in Bratislava and AmCham Slovakia would like to invite you to the 8th annual Richard Dewitt Arbitration Conference 2022.


9:00 Opening

  • Mária Patakyová, Comenius University, Law Faculty 
  • Representative of AmCham Slovakia

9:15 Panel 1 - Arbitration Proceedings and Parallel Court Proceedings 

  • Martin Provazník, Partner, bpv Braun Partners, Bratislava / Arbitral Proceedings and Insolvency 
  • Juraj Gyárfáš, Partner, Dentons, Bratislava / The Kompetenez-Kompetenz Doctrine and Parallel Court and Arbitration Proceedings 
  • Martin Magál, Partner, Allen & Overy, Bratislava and Peter Plachý, Associate, Allen & Overy, Bratislava / Parallel Court and Arbitration Proceedings: Procedural and Evidentiary Tango 
  • Ľudovít Mičinský, Partner, Mičinský & Partners, Bratislava / Recognition of a Foreign Arbitral Award without its Enforcement 

10:45 Break

11:00 Panel 2 - Selection of Arbitrators and their Impartiality / Independence

  • Lukáš Štefánik, Leading Attorney, SOUKENÍK - ŠTRPKA, Bratislava and Oľga Dlhopolčeková, Attorney, SOUKENÍK - ŠTRPKA, Bratislava / Practical Questions Connected with the Resolving of Potential Conflict of Arbitrators in  International Commercial Arbitration 
  • Jakub Kamenický, Senior Associate, Squire Patton Boggs, Bratislava / Cases of Conflict of Interest – When and How to Proceed? 
  • Zbyšek Kordáč, Of Counsel, Weinhold Legal, Praha /  “Beauty Contests“ in the Area of Central Europe  
  • Ivan Cisár, Attorney, Skils, Praha /  Limitation of Selection of Arbitrators in Investment Arbitration 

12:45 Closing


  • Michal Hrušovský, Comenius University, Law Faculty / Kinstellar
  • Pavel Lacko, Comenius University, Law Faculty

Documents to download

May 06, 2022


Format: .pdf, size: 0.17MB



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