Leaving aside the high, unbearable costs in terms of human lives, and beyond any considerations on the violation of fundamental human rights, the war in Ukraine raises a lot of issues with regard to international trade and commercial relations.
Fabio Cozzi and Iryna Glushchenko will deal with the effects of sanctions and countersanctions with a last-minute update, discussing the diverse perspectives of UE/US and Ukrainian actors and the multi-faceted challenges that companies are meeting.
Which are the potential disputes that could (or already are) arising out of ongoing contracts?
How will the domestic courts evaluate the circumstances generated by the war?
Is arbitration an effective solution for new contracts?