09:00 – 09:30 a.m. Registration, welcoming coffee-break
09:30 – 10:00 a.m. Conference opening, welcoming speech. Aleksander Alaev (Acting President of RFU), Sergei Pryadkin (Vice-President of RFU / President of RFPL), Yury Zaytsev, Mikhail Prokopets (partners of SILA International Lawyers)


SESSION 1 Sport and business

10:00 – 10:30 a.m. Legal Aspects of Preparation for 2018 FIFA World Cup. Marina Dumina (Director of Legal Department of 2018 FIFA World Cup Organizing Committee)
10:30 – 11:00 a.m. Practical Aspects of Financial Fair Play. Maxim Kleiman (Head of Business Development in Russia and Eastern Europe of Nielsen Sports)
11:00 – 11:40 a.m. Evolution of transfers of the top players in the last decades (Neymar, Jesus, Coutinho and others). Marcos Motta (partner of Bichara& Motta Advogados)
11:40 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Coffee-break


SESSION 2 Judicial Bodies of International Federations and CAS

12:00 – 12:40 p.m. Practice of the FIFA Dispute Resolution Chamber. Pavel Pivovarov (Executive director of Zenit Football Club, member of FIFA Dispute Resolution Chamber, CAS arbitrator)
12:40 – 1:20 p.m. The new CAS Anti-Doping Ad-Hoc Division at the Olympic Games – Its establishment, operation, jurisprudence and future challenges. Efraim Barak (founder of Efraim Barak Sport Law & Consultancy, CAS arbitrator)
1:20 – 2:00 p.m. CAS jurisprudence on contractual disputes. Georgi Gradev (partner of SILA International Lawyers)
2:00 – 3:00 p.m. Lunch


SESSION 3 Short talks on topic: The Most Interesting Cases in CAS Arbitrator’s Personal Practice

3:00 – 3:30 p.m. Manfred Peter Nan (partner of De Kempenaer Advocaten, CAS arbitrator)
3:30 – 4:00 p.m. Bernhard Welten (partner of Kanzlei Welten, CAS arbitrator)


ROUNDTABLE DISCUSSION Recent anti-doping cases jurisprudence

4:00 – 5:00 p.m. Georgi Gradev (moderator), Marcos Motta, Efraim Barak, Bernhard Welten
5:00 p.m. Conference closing, drinks reception

Moderators of the conference: Georgi Gradev, Mikhail Prokopets and Yury Zaytsev (SILA International Lawyers)


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