An international seminar, chaired by Ioannis Lianos, organised by the Centre for Law, Economics and Society at the UCL Law Faculty, Yale Law School and the Law Faculty of the University of Athens, was held on July 30 in Athens. Alexey Ivanov and Kirill Molodyko participated in the discussion.
The BRICS Antimonopoly Centre opens at the Higher School of EconomicsThis summer the HSE-Skolkovo Institute for Law and Development has opened a new division - the BRICS Antimonopoly Centre. The latter will engage in applied research and expert analysis aimed at improving competition policies and strengthening antitrust regulation in the BRICS economies. The Centre will also coordinate the activities of the BRICS member states’ competition authorities and scientific communities.
Participation at the session "Total Security or Total Control? Ethical Dilemmas of the Technological City"
Institute Director gives an expert’s opinion on the RBC report on the regulation of e-commerce and the adoption of the Fifth Antimonopoly Package.
On May 23, leading researcher of the Institute Kirill Molodyko spoke in the legal panel of the Russian Blockchain Week forum, which was held under the aegis of the Skolkovo Innovation Center, on "Why authorities could bury crypto-currencies and how is this to be avoided?".
Director of the Institute Alexey Ivanov and leading researcher Ioannis Lianos spoke on May 24 at the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum.
At the annual St. Petersburg International Legal Forum, held on May 15-19, the Institute's staff actively participated in the track "New Challenges: New Competition Policy", organised jointly with FAS Russia.
At the invitation of Her Highness Shaikha Dheya Bint Ebrahim Al Khalifa, the head of Bahrain's Riyadh Group, Leading Research Fellow of the Institute Kirilл Molodyko moderated the panel "Jurisdiction of the Future" and spoke during the Eurasian Business Forum, held May 11-13 in the capital of the Kingdom of Bahrain, Manama.