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Warshavsky and Markel to Present at C5 International Disputes Conference in London

News / January 26, 2018

Partners Oren Warshavsky and Tatiana Markel will present during C5’s International Disputes & Asset Recovery involving Russian and CIS parties, Jan. 30-31, 2018, in London. BakerHostetler is an executive sponsor for the conference. Warshavsky will moderate a panel on “Initial Coin Offerings: Risks to Startups and Investor Protection Mechanisms,” providing a brief introduction to cryptocurrency, ICOs and Initial Token Offerings (ITOs). The discussion will also involve a look at investor protection mechanisms, how to qualify crimes related to the embezzlement of cryptocurrency, the view of law enforcement on operations with cryptocurrency, and other issues regarding the consideration of rules and regulations for asset tracing and recovery and enforceability of foreign insolvency proceedings. Markel will participate in a debate on the “Co-Operation of Lawyers from Different Jurisdictions on Cross-border Cases,” with attorneys from Russia, the British Virgin Islands and France.

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