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2021 IDI Annual Conference - ONLINE

May - June 2021

5 SESSIONS IN 5 DAYS

 

SESSIONS:

FIRST SESSION: Applicable law, jurisdiction and arbitration - 11 May 2021

SECOND SESSION: Managing an arbitration procedure under the IDArb arbitration rules20 May 2021

THIRD SESSION: Recent trends in franchisee’s protection among different jurisdictions - 27 May 2021

FOURTH SESSION: IP protection in distribution contracts - 10 June 2021

FIFTH SESSION: New developments affecting distribution: Brexit, internet sales, EU antitrust - 17 June 2021


Materials

The importance of choice of law and jurisdiction. Combining jurisdiction and applicable law
Fabio Bortolotti, Kristin Corcoran, Halil Ercument Erdem
Dealing with overriding mandatory rules. Avoiding them or adapting to them?
Margherita Salvadori, Stephan Jäger, Edoardo Marcenaro, Marinus Vromans
Choosing effective dispute resolution clauses in distribution: choice of court clauses
Silvia Bortolotti, Dawn Johnson, Federico Rizzo, Stefano Rovej
Arbitrating distribution disputes: the point of view of business
Pascal Hollander, Juan Pablo Correa, Souichirou Kozuka, Antonio Papalino, Lucilla Talamazzi
Overcoming and enforcing disclaimers of franchisor liability for earnings representa- tions
Carl Zwisler, Sara Citterio, Tessa De Mönnink
Issues regarding exclusivity/encroachment
Beata Krakus, Karsten Metzlaff, John Pratt
Broad contract interpretation as a remedy against unbalanced clauses
Maged Ackad, Hector Ferreira, Hikmet Koyuncuoglu
Conclusion: possible strategies
Silvia Bortolotti, Emanuele Cristoferi, Jennifer Dolman
Illicit registration of the supplier/franchisor’s trademark and/or domain name
Olga Sztejnert-Roszak, Anna Gołębiowska, Osvaldo Marzorati, Maria Ostashenko
The use of the supplier's/franchisor's trademark as AdWord in online search engines by members of the distribution network
Jan Dombrowski, Frédéric Fournier, Barbara Vogel
De-branding of the franchise after contract termination
Rocío Belda de Mergelina, Kendal Tyre, Alessandro Vesurga
Social media policy for franchisees
David Koch, Frank Doll, Beatrice Grifoni, Teresa Rodríguez de las Heras Ballell
EU companies dealing with UK counterparts after Brexit: choice of law and jurisdiction strategies
Fabio Bortolotti, Cristiana Cappetta, Sakil Suleman
UK Companies dealing with EU companies after Brexit: adapting jurisdiction strategies?
Johan Polet, Paul Convery, Damian Humphrey
Establishing and managing direct on-line sales to consumers
Mariaelena Giorcelli, Emily O’ Connor, Costanzo Rapone
Preparing for the new block exemption on vertical agreements
Ginevra Bruzzone, Joseph Vogel

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