Kiev: Arbitration in Stockholm – an Update on the Swedish Arbitration Reform

The Embassy of Sweden in Kiev, the Ukrainian Arbitration Association and the Arbitration Institute of the Stockholm Chamber of Commerce (SCC) are pleased to invite you to an international seminar about the revised Swedish Arbitration Act.

On 21 November 2018, the Swedish legislature passed a revised Arbitration Act, intended to make arbitration in Sweden yet more efficient, more easily accessible and to ensure that Stockholm continues to be an attractive venue for international dispute resolution.

During the seminar, Swedish and Ukrainian experts will introduce the audience to the legal and practical aspects of arbitration, and present the important legislative changes that entered into effect on 1 March 2019. The seminar is a must-attend event for Ukrainian legal practitioners and corporate counsel who want to learn more about the Swedish arbitration landscape.

Moderator:          Serhii Uvarov (Senior counsel, Integrites, Kiev Secretary General, Ukrainian Arbitration
Panelists:            Natalia Petrik (SCC Legal counsel), Christer Söderlund (Senior counsel, Morssing &
                            Nycander, Stockholm), Ginta Ahrel (Partner, Westerberg & Partners, Stockholm) and
                            Markiyan Kliuchkovskyi (Partner, Asters Law, Kiev).

DATE:                 23 May 2019
TIME:                  11.00-13.30
VENUE:              Parkovy Congress and Exhibition Center, Kiev, Parkova Doroga 16a
LANGUAGE:      English

The seminar will be held in English and is free of charge. Attendance by confirmation only.
For additional information please email: secretariat@arbitration.kiev.ua

Read the invitation with program here

Register here 


8th Sweden-Ukraine Business Forum

Earlier on the same day, SCC Secretary General Annette Magnusson will speak at the 8th Sweden-Ukraine Business Forum in Kiev hosted by the Embassy of Sweden. Ms. Annette Magnusson will participate in part 1, "Expert talks: Sustainability. Potential for businesses", where key experts’ give their opinions on how to best contribute to a sustainable development.

Link to the  Sweden-Ukraine Business Forum website including the program

Link to registration