News Vinge’s Eastern European Desk host a seminar in Warsaw

October 27, 2008

Vinge’s Eastern European Desk will organize a seminar on contemporary topics in international arbitration which will take place at the premises of the Court of Arbitration of the Polish Chamber of Commerce in Warsaw on 19 November 2008. The seminar will cover key issues focusing on efficiency and speed in the organization and conduct of arbitral proceedings. Another topic to be presented at the seminar will deal with international M&A transactions.

Speakers will include Hans Bagner, Christer Söderlund, Finn Madsen and Carl Gustaf De Geer from Vinge, Piotr Nowaczyk, President of the Court of Arbitration of the Polish Chamber of Commerce, and Marie Öhrström, Assistant Secretary General of the Arbitration Institute of the Stockholm Chamber of Commerce.

Further information about Vinge's Eastern European Desk.

For more details about the seminar, please contact a member of the organizational committee at Vinge’s Eastern European Desk: Olga Zelepukina, Katarina Rykowska or Hillevi Myhre.

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