30 July 2014
The Conference on Cross-Border Recognition and Enforcement of Judgments was held on
Tuesday 17 June 2014 in St. Petersburg, Russian Federation. The Conference was
organised by the Hague Conference on Private International Law (HCCH) and the Ministry
of Justice of the Russian Federation.
The Conference was attended by over 40 participants from the Russian Federation and five
other jurisdictions, including government officials, judges, academics and practitioners. The Conference was officially opened by Christophe Bernasconi, Secretary General of the
HCCH, Elena Borisenko, Deputy Minister of Justice of the Russian Federation and Veniamin
Yakovlev, Advisor to the President of the Russian Federation.