04 May 17

2017 ICC Brazilian Arbitration Day

Sao Paulo, • English, Portuguese

This 6th edition of the 2017 ICC BAD will bring together world-class arbitration experts. The topics to be discussed this year include an analysis of recent Brazilian case law, as well as discussions regarding the key features of infrastructure and insurance disputes.

Description

The 6th edition of the annual conference ICC BRAZILIAN ARBITRATION DAY, organized by the ICC International Court of Arbitration and ICC Brazil, will host the launch of the new case management office of the ICC Court in Brazil. Alexis Mourre, President of the ICC Court, will explain the main objective and purpose of this new office, as well as its future prospects in Brazil.

Furthermore, it will feature the amendments to the ICC Rules of Arbitration, made with the aim of further increasing the efficiency and transparency of ICC arbitration proceedings, which entered into force on 1 March 2017.

This 6th edition of the 2017 ICC BAD will bring together world-class arbitration experts. The topics to be discussed this year include an analysis of recent Brazilian case law, as well as discussions regarding the key features of infrastructure and insurance disputes.

Who should attend?

Practicing lawyers, corporate counsels, in-house counsels, arbitrators and other dispute resolution services practitioners, academics and professionals involved and/or interested in obtaining further knowledge and keep up to date with domestic and international arbitration in Brazil and Latin America.

Programme

8:30-9:00Registration
9:00-9:15Welcome Address
9:15-9:35Keynote Speech
9:35-10:45Roundtable on Brazilian Arbitration and ADR updates: Case law
10:45-11:00Q & A Session
11:00-11:30Launch of ICC Revised Rules of Arbitration (in force as of March 2017)
11:30-12:30Coffee Break
12:30-12:45Q & A Session
12:45-14:30Lunch Break
14:30-15:45Debate on “Infrastructure Disputes”
15:45-16:00Q & A Session
16:00-16:30Coffee Break
16:30-17:45Launch of the ICC Commission on Arbitration Report “Financial Institutions and International Arbitration”
17:45-18:00Q & A Session
18:00-18:30Thoughts of the day and closing remarks

Speakers

Luiz AboimWhite & Case
Julie BédardSkadden
Christián Conejero RoosPPU Legal
Dyala JiménezDJ Arbitraje
Maria Claudia ProcopiakDechert