Konnov & Sozanovsky has sponsored Kiev National Taras Shevchenko University team at the 15th Annual Willem C. Vis International Commercial Arbitration Moot taking place in Vienna (March, 13-21, 2008). Konnov & Sozanovsky contribution extended beyond sponsorship per se. Thus, Borys Lobovyk, partner of the firm, assisted the team of Kiev National University in its preparation to the moot as a coach.
The annual Willem C. Vis International Commercial Arbitration Moot is considered to be the most well-known and attended international moot court competition within the area of private law.
This year 203 teams from the law departments of the world best-known universities participate in the competition, and the team of the Institute of International Relations of Kiev National Taras Shevchenko University represented by Andrey Finogin, Helena Zadorognaya, Kseniya Koryukalova and Nikita Nota – among them.