IBLF collaborates with the USRBC on Third Annual Russia Legal Forum
On June 9, 2011, USRBC in partnership with IBLF held its Third Annual Russia Legal Forum in London, UK. The Forum addressed a range of issues, such as Russia's legal reform efforts, minority shareholder rights and corporate governance, anti-corruption legislation, and the role of international arbitration in Russia, featuring a distinguished lineup of speakers and panelists, including noted authorities on legal compliance and risk management strategies. The Forum included a "Conversation on Legal Reform and Corporate Governance" with E. Neville Isdell, former Chairman of IBLF and USRBC, and former CEO of The Coca Cola Company, and Richard Thornburgh, former Attorney General of the United States, and moderated by Richard Dean, Partner at Baker & McKenzie. The Forum included a key-note speech by Richard Alderman, Director of the UK’s Serious Fraud Office which is responsible for implementation of the new UK Bribery Act.