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19 September 2019: Seminar Latest Developments in International Commercial Litigation

Publication date: 16 July 2019
On Thursday 19 September 2019 Russell Advocaten will organize in cooperation with the Association of Corporate Counsel Europe a seminar on the latest developments in international commercial litigation.

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On Thursday 19 September 2019 Russell Advocaten will organize in cooperation with the Association of Corporate Counsel Europe a seminar on the latest developments in international commercial litigation. Amongst others you will be updated on the Netherlands Commercial Court which opens the possibility for any international business to litigate in English in the Netherlands and you will be updated on U.S. law which allows parties in foreign courts to use U.S. discovery laws to obtain discovery in the US.

This seminar is open to in-house counsels and free of charge, however pre-registration is required. The programme will qualify for 3 CPD points per the Dutch Bar Association.

Speakers

  • Reinier W.L. Russell, LL.M., Russell Advocaten, Primerus Amsterdam
  • Dr. R.J.Q. Klomp, Legal Adviser and Deputy Justice Amsterdam Court of Appeal: Netherlands Commercial Court 
  • Brian L. Wagner, Mateer Harbert, Primerus Orlando FL:  U.S. law which allows parties in foreign courts to use U.S. discovery laws to obtain discovery in the US.

Programme

Date:Thursday 19 September 2019
Time:15.00h – Registration and refreshments

15:30h – Part I

Introduction: Reinier W.L. Russell, Russell Advocaten, Primerus Amsterdam

Dr. R.J.Q. Klomp:  “Netherlands Commercial Court open to foreign business’’

16.30h

Brian L. Wagner, Mateer Harbert, Primerus Orlando FL:  U.S. law which allows parties in foreign courts to use U.S. discovery laws to obtain discovery in the US.

17.00 – Break

17.15h – Part II  Panel discussion

  • Martijn Aardema, VP Legal EMEA, CrowdStrike
  • Ahmet Berker, Yamaner & Yamaner Law Office, Primerus Turkey
  • Prof. Dr. Alberto Malatesta, Professor of International Law and Of Counsel, FDL Studio legale e tributario, Primerus Milan
  • Michael W. Kiernan, Earp Cohn P.C., Primerus New Jersey

18.45h – Drinks and canapés

For ACC members and Primerus lawyers representing the Primerus law firms around Europe

Location:Russell Advocaten
Antonio Vivaldistraat 6 (NBA Building top floor)
1083 HP Amsterdam

 

 

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