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Mining Roundtable

Who’s Who Legal brings together Robert Milbourne of K&L Gates, Ignacio Randle of Estudio Randle and Jim Cress of Bryan Cave to discuss the state of financing and regulatory regimes, as well as expectations for growth, in the industry.

Current Issues in Latin American Mining


Luis Carlos Rodrigo Prado of Rodrigo, Elías & Medrano addresses the current legal, social, political and economic issues facing the mining industry in Latin America.

Increasing Transparency in the Extractive Industry: The Canadian Approach


Darrell Podowski and Jennifer Poirier of Cassels Brock & Blackwell take an in-depth look at the Canadian government's Extractive Sector Transparency Measures Act, which will mandate the disclosure of payments that companies in the extractive industry make to governments.

US and EU Sanctions Regarding Ukraine: An Innovative Approach


Andrew Shoyer, Lindsay Bourne and Yohan Benizri of Sidley Austin take an innovative look at the western sanctions surrounding the Ukrainian crisis. "The EU and US have departed markedly from established practices in their sanctions regarding Ukraine, and the innovative approach presents global companies and compliance practitioners with new challenges."

WTO Challenges to Cost Adjustments in EU Anti-Dumping Proceedings


Folkert Graafsma and Konstantinos Adamantopoulos of Holman Fenwick Willan assess the legal aspects arising under the WTO Anti-Dumping Agreement (ADA) in connection with the use and existence of the Russian Amendment. "Both the practice of using a finding of state intervention as the basis to disregard records of a producer or exporter of a market economy country, and the use of the data from third country markets to adjust those records, are highly questionable under WTO rules."

The Future of Commercial Arbitration with Russian Parties in the World of Sanctions

Dmitry Kurochkin and Francesca Albert

Dmitry Kurochkin and Francesca Albert of Dechert consider the impact on international commercial arbitration with Russian parties following the imposition primarily by the EU and US of financial and trade sanctions on a number of Russian parties.

Marketing Funds In Europe Post-AIFMD


Stephen Robinson and Bridget Barker of Macfarlanes take an in-depth look at marketing funds in Europe following the introduction of the Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive. "While the overall picture is a lot clearer than it was 12 months ago, significant challenges exist for marketing funds in Europe and these will certainly continue for the foreseeable future."


Who’s Who Legal brings together Yukako Kawata of Davis Polk & Wardwell, Andreas Rodin of P+P Pöllath + Partners and Iain McMurdo of Maples and Calder to discuss a range of key issues, including the market’s “new state of play”, the growing secondaries field, the current jurisdictions that are popular for domicile and how to ensure client satisfaction.

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