AmCham Slovakia

Arbitration Conference

Arbitration Conference

Thursday, Jun 13, 2024 From 09:00 to 13:00

Faculty of Law, Comenius University, Šafárikovo námestie 6, Bratislava

In cooperation with the Law Faculty of the Comenius University in Bratislava we would like to invite you to the 

10th annual RICHARD DEWITT ARBITRATION CONFERENCE 2024 which shall take place on Thursday, 13 June 2024 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Amphitheatre of the Law Faculty of the Comenius University in Bratislava (2nd floor of the historical building on Šafárikovo square).

9:00  Opening

  • PF UK representative (PF UK)
  • Representative of AmCham Slovakia
  • modetators: Michal Hrušovský, Pavel Lacko

9:15  Panel 1 - Arbitration and bankruptcy

  • Martin Provazník, Partner, bpv BRAUN PARTNERS – Statutory body as a Party in Arbitration and its Debt Relief
  • Juraj Gyárfáš, Partner, Dentons, Bratislava - Arbitrability of Claims in the Context of Bankruptcy
  • Viliam Myšička, Partner, Kinstellar, Bratislava - Distressed M&A and Arbitration
  • Robert Pavlů, Counsel, A&O Shearman, Prague - Insolvency Trustee as a Participant in Arbitration Proceedings

10:45  Break

11:15  Panel 2 - Sports Arbitration

  • Michal Čáp, Senior Associate, ROWAN LEGAL, law firm, Prague - Doping Proceedings in the Czech Republic: Regulation and Status of the National Arbitration Court of Arbitration for Sport
  • Leona Jíchová, Junior Associate, Šťovíček: Šťovíček law firm, Prague - Selected Issues Concerning Evidence in Arbitration Proceedings - Tracing the Originator of Doping in the Case of a Positive Doping Finding
  • Tomáš Gábriš, Institute of State and Law, Slovak Academy od Sciences - Sport Arbitration as a Special type of Alternative Dispute Resolution
  • Roman Hriadel, Managing Partner, Hriadel-Heger & Partners, Bratislava - Proceedings before the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) in Lausanne

12:45   Conclusion

We are looking forward to your attendance.

Participation at the conference is free of charge.

Language of the conference: Slovak/Czech 


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