Corruption in Russia: Executive, Judiciary, and Legislative | April 30, 2014

9 aprilie 2014 at 11:50

Russia

Corruption in Russia:
Executive, Judiciary, and Legislative

Please join us on April 30
for a complimentary non-CLE program proudly presented by:
ABA Section of International Law
Russia / Eurasia Committee

Hosted by
Arnold & Porter LLP

In cooperation with
International Law Section, D.C. Bar
and
International Practice Section, Virginia State Bar

Wednesday, April 30, 2014

Registration – 8:30 a.m.
(Coffee and Doughnuts available)
Program – 9:00 to 11:30 a.m. EDT

In Person or by Teleconference Only

Arnold & Porter LLP
555 12th St, NW

Washington, D.C. 20004

This informative panel discussion will feature legal experts with firsthand experience in dealing with practical business problems resulting from corrupt practices in Russia and the legislation intended to deal with such problems. Consisting of both Russian and American law professors and legal practitioners, the speakers will address the history of corruption in Russia and the Former Soviet Union, and the current status of the Russian Anti-Corruption Law and the new Russian Anti-Corruption Agency. The discussion will highlight business concerns of corporate and legal advisors inside and outside of Russia in dealing with both the new Russian legislation as well as the US Foreign Corrupt Practices Act and the UK Bribery Act. The seminar will end with a panel discussion and a Q & A session.

Speakers:

  • James T. Hitch, III, Vice Chair, ABA Section of International Law/Russia-Eurasia Law Committee, Retired Partner of Baker & McKenzie International
  • Prof. Ekaterina Mishina, Professor, Faculty of Law, National Research University Higher School of Economics, Moscow, Russia
  • Prof. Bruce W. Bean, Professor of Law, Michigan State University College of Law, East Lansing, Michigan
  • Tom Firestone, Senior Counsel, Baker & McKenzie, London, England
  • Dmitri Evseev, Partner, Arnold & Porter LLP, London, England
  • Keith Korenchuk, Partner, Arnold & Porter LLP, Washington, DC

Kindly RSVP by Monday, April 14, 2014

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