Working Group I - for Elaboration of the Draft Law on Amendments to Legislative Acts of Ukraine in the Area of International and Domestic Arbitration
Working Group I focuses on improvement of Ukrainian legislation in the area of international and domestic arbitration, to promote its further development in Ukraine, formation of pro-arbitration court practice in Ukraine, creation of positive image of Ukraine as arbitration-friendly jurisdiction
Working Group I has elaborated a draft law regarding exercise of judicial control over international arbitration by the Ukrainian courts. The text of the draft is available here. Please send your comments, questions and suggestions regarding the draft to the Group-I coordinator.
Further plans of Working Group I include elaboration of the provisions to fill the existing gaps in Ukrainian legislation on granting interim measures in aid to international and domestic arbitration, provision of other assistance to arbitration.
Working Group I coordinator is Olena Perepelynska (email@example.com)
Working Group II - on promotion of ad hoc arbitration in Ukraine
Working Group II focuses on creation of practical conditions for promotion and development of ad hoc arbitration in Ukraine, in particular the promotion of ad hoc procedure, and explanation when such procedures can be effective, development of appropriate rules and procedures, the introduction of international standards of conduct in arbitral proceedings and rules for detection and elimination the conflict of interests in ad hoc arbitration, the development of ethic rules and responsibility of participants of arbitral proceedings, primarily arbitrators, and also the development of information resources to ensure efficiency of dispute resolution in ad hoc arbitration. Within its scope of work, the working group intends to cooperate closely on the introduction of professional development and training programs for individuals interested in pursuing their professional knowledge as arbitrators.
Working Group ІI is elaborating the rules of assistance to ad hoc arbitration in Ukraine, when the UAA acts as appointing authority. It has already finalized the draft Regulation on the UAA Appointing Committee. The text of the draft is available here. Please send your comments, questions and suggestions regarding the draft to the Group-II coordinator and supervisor.
Working Group II coordinator is Ihor Siusel (Ihor.Siusel@bakermckenzie.com),
The group supervisor is Tatyana Slipachuk (TSlipachuk@sk.ua).
UAA Working Group has elaborated a draft law regarding exercise of judicial control over international arbitration by the Ukrainian courts.
The Ukrainian Arbitration Association publishes the draft Regulation on the UAA Appointing Committee for public consideration.