On 11-13 October 2012 in Munich, International Association of Young Lawyers – AIJA will hold a seminar titled Fight for your right … to distribute, discussing litigation and arbitration strategies in international distribution.
Piotr Majer will be a panelist in a discussion on counter-actions against law suits and their limits.
The seminar will focus on practical litigation and arbitration issues in international distribution contracts. It will discuss contractual and procedural measures to anticipate and shape legal disputes taking into account advantages and disadvantages of classical litigation and arbitration. This will include the examination of choice of law and forum clauses, arbitration agreements, statutes on applicable law, overriding mandatory rules, international payment orders and provisional measures. Further, the seminar will examine potential risks of cross-border distribution with regard to hot issues like antitrust class actions.Detailed program of the conference available at AIJA website.