SPBILF 2020 News
The plenary session “Right to the Future” is opening the programme of the Anniversary Forum.
When choosing topics for discussion the organizers remain in continious dialogue with the professional community to identify the most relevant and pressing issues to be adressed. For example, Prime Minister of the Russian Federation Dmitry Medvedev, suggested summing up the expert discussion on the Conception of regulation of professional legal services market at the SPBILF in May with the legal community, so that in mid-2020 the Government will take a final decision on it.
It has been agreed to hold a series of events celebrating the 40th anniversary of the United Nations Convention on the International Sale of Goods (CISG) under the auspices of the United National Commission on International Trade Law (UNCITRAL).
Program Committee is currently discussing a special event within the business programme of the Anniversary Forum with David B. Wilkins, Lester Kissel Professor of Law, Vice Dean for Global Initiatives on the Legal Profession, Faculty Director of the Center on the Legal Profession, Harvard Law School.
The Programme Committee is waiting for more proposals for the X SPBILF’s Business Programme; not only most relevant subjects but also innovative event formats of future events are welcome.