ICC YAF: Arbitrations involving States - Particularities and challenges

18 Dec 2019

Montevideo English

The ICC Young Arbitrators Forum (ICC YAF) is organizing a conference about the particularities and challenges of arbitrations involving State parties. We invite you to a dialogue to discuss the main issues relating to this type of arbitration process, with emphasis on Latin American countries.

16:30-17:00

Registration

17:00-17:15

Welcome address

Fernando Jiménez de Aréchaga

17:15-18:45

Roundtable on “the particularities and challenges of arbitrations involving State parties”

  • Practical aspects, the view of the arbitrators, advisors and government officials
  • The role of the in- house state lawyers, and the role of the external lawyers
  • Rules of transparency and its compatibility with confidentiality
  • New trends in Bilateral Investment Treaties clauses

ICC's experience as a managing institution

18:45-19:15

Q & A Session

19:15-19:30

Conclusions and closing remarks

María Verónica Duarte, ICC YAF Representative for Latin America; Presidency of the Republic of Uruguay, Montevideo

Paul Arrighi

Arrighi Abogados, Montevideo

Fernando Jiménez de Aréchaga

Member of the ICC International Court of Arbitration in representation of Uruguay; Jiménez de Aréchaga,Viana & Brause, Montevideo

María Verónica Duarte

ICC YAF Representative for Latin America; Presidency of the Republic of Uruguay, Montevideo

César Eduardo Pérez Palencia

Nieto & Chalela Abogados, Bogotá

Carla Spagnuolo

Asesoría de Política Comercial del Ministerio de Economía y Finanzas, Montevideo

Gabriel Valentín

RXA Abogados + Contadores, Montevideo

Mateo Miguel Verdías

Ferrere Abogados, Montevideo

Venue:

 Centro de Conciliación y Arbitraje,

Corte de Arbitraje Internacional para el Mercosur,

Bolsa de Comercio Rincón 454 Primer Piso,

Montevideo, Uruguay

For further information, please contact: 

Katherine Lievano

Project Manager

Tel. +507 385 7420

Organiser

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