M&A Disputes Conference

M&A Disputes Conference organized by Istanbul Arbitration Center (ISTAC) and Baker & Mckenzie was held on 18 January 2019 in Wyndham Grand İstanbul Hotel. The Conference brought together the leading practitioners from different countries who handled the perspectives of arbitration counsel, in-house counsel and arbitrators. At the conference where transaction attorneys, arbitration practitioners, in-house counsels, experts and business people showed great interest, Prof. Dr. H. Ercüment Erdem, Founder and Senior Partner of Erdem & Erdem moderated the Panel on non-monetary relief and interim measures.

In the panel where the growth of interim measures in M&A arbitration, effective claims management, speed of resolution/costs and process integrity, regulatory risks, advantages and disadvantages of specific performance in comparison to damages were handled, the moderator Prof. Erdem and the panelists Edward Poulton, Paolo Michele Patocchi and Okan Demirkan shared their comments.