Yukos Majority Shareholders v. Russia : The Largest Arbitration Award ($50bn) in History

Emmanuel Gaillard - Partner and Head of International Arbitration, Shearman & Sterling LLP

Emmanuel Gaillard, former Visiting Professor of Law at Harvard Law School and Visiting Professor of Law at Yale Law School, is a leading practitioner in the field of international arbitration. Prof. Gaillard has advised and represented companies, States and State-owned entities in hundreds of international arbitrations. Through his practice, writing and teaching, he has contributed to the shaping of contemporary international arbitration law.

Emmanuel Gaillard will tell us about the 2014 arbitral award rendered by an Arbitral Tribunal sitting in the Hague, ordering the the Russian Federation to pay damages in excess of USD 50 billion to the majority shareholders of former Yukos Oil Company.

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Emmanuel Gaillard