ICC YAF: Preparing for the VIS Moot

12 Mar 2020

Curitiba Portuguese

On the occasion of the Curitiba XII CBAr Pre-Moot, the Latin American Chapter of the ICC Young Arbitrators Forum (ICC YAF) is organizing a round-table discussion, on topics and issues related to the 27th Willem C. Vis Moot.

The Latin American Chapter of the ICC Young Arbitrators Forum (ICC YAF) is organizing a round-table discussion on the main topics of the 27th Willem C. Vis Moot problem. The specialists are going to debate on (i) the validity of asymmetrical or unilateral clauses; (ii) the power of the Arbitral Tribunal to determine the exclusion of a party-appointed expert; (iii) the possibility to recognize non-conformity of goods in case of mere suspicion and (iv) the applicable remedies in order to cure a non-conformity. Later, the participants will have the opportunity to debate with the panellists.

17:00 – 17:30

Participants registration

17:30 – 17:45

Welcoming remarks

Giovana Benetti

Fernando Breda

17:45 – 18:45

Roundtable discussion on procedural matters

  • The validity of asymmetrical or unilateral clauses;
  • The power of the Arbitral Tribunal to determine the exclusion of a party-appointed expert

18:45 – 19:45

Roundtable discussion on merit aspects

  • The possibility to recognize non-conformity of goods in case of mere suspicion;
  • The applicable remedies in order to cure a non-conformity

19:45 – 20:15

Discussion with the audience

Giovana Benetti

ICC YAF Representative for Latin America; Judith Martins Costa Advogados, Porto Alegre

Fernando Breda

Universidade Positivo, Curitiba

Fabiana de Cerqueira Leite

Eleonora Coelho Advogados, Sao Paulo

Bruno Pellegrini Venosa

Pinheiro Neto Advogados, Sao Paulo

Bernard Potsch

Batista Martins Advogados, Rio de Janeiro

Pedro Silveira Campos Soares

Grebler Advogados, Belo Horizonte

Venue:

Universidade Positivo (Unidade Santos Andrade)

Rua XV de Novembro, 950 – Centro, Curitiba/PR

CEP 80060-000

For further information, please contact:

Katherine Lievano

Project Manager

Tel. +507 385 7420

Organiser

Institutional Support

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