Working Groups

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 (olena.perepelynska@integrites.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.

Members of the Association can be an individual with a law degree, is a specialist in international commercial arbitration or have a professional interest in international commercial arbitration and share the goals and objectives of the Association.Read more

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