Современные проблемы применения концепции фидуциарных обязанностей в американском корпоративном праве
The article deals with topical issues of reformation of company legislation with regard to specification of rights and obligations of persons participating in the management bodies of economic societies, strengthening of responsibility of the said persons. The article uses legislation and judicial practice of the USA and Great Britain for the purposes of exposure of the contents of obligations of the persons participating in the management bodies of economic societies, creation of the most balanced status of the said persons.
This article examines the position of Russian state courts, in particular, of the Supreme Commercial Court, w i t h regard to the arbitrability of disputes concerning the transfer of title i n real estate and of corporate disputes under Russian law. These specific issues are dealt w i t h i n the light of the general approach of Russian courts to arbitration. Firstly, some necessary explanations are given in relation to Russian regulation, practice and attitude towards arbitration. Then, the approach of the Russian state commercial courts w i t h regard to the arbitrability of real estate and corporate disputes is described and compared w i t h their general attitude to arbitration manifested in Russian case law. Finally, the author's viewpoint on the possible concerns underlying the apparently incongruent stance of the commercial courts to the arbitrability of real estate and corporate disputes is discussed.