LKK Speaking Engagement

LKK partner Sébastien Besson was invited to speak at the 4th Annual Georgian International Arbitration Centre (GIAC) Arbitration Days in Tbilisi, on 2–3 October 2017


The conference’s theme this year was “Friends and Enemies of Arbitration”. Prof. Besson sat on the panel addressing the topic of “Competition for jurisdiction”, which covered issues such as the enforcement of arbitration agreements, forum selection and unilateral option clauses.


The other topics covered by panels at the conference were: Institutional interference, Quality control in arbitration, Judicial assistance and Court enforcement.


The event was followed, on 3 October, by a joint session of ICDR Young and International and the ICC Young Arbitrators’ Forum, featuring a mock arbitration and cross-examination.


For more information and the full programme of the 4th Annual GIAC Arbitration Days, please visit