ICC YAF: Preparing the Willem C. Vis Moot

Curitiba, Brazil, • English and Portuguese

ICC Young Arbitrators Forum (ICC YAF) ICC Brazil and Universidade Positivo are co-organizing a conference in Curitiba on 16 March 2017.


This ICC YAF conference will take place in preparation to The Willem C. Vis Moot, one of the most prominent moot court competitions in the world. This event will be held in both English and Portuguese and it will include debates on security for costs in arbitral proceedings and interpretation of contracts under the United Nations Convention on Contracts for the International Sale of Goods (CISG).


16:30 – 17:00Registration
17:00 – 17:10Welcoming Address
17:10 – 18:30Round table on “Security for costs in arbitral proceedings and CISG rules on interpretation of contracts”
18:30 – 18:40Q & A
18:40 – 19:00Concluding remarks


Rafael BittencourtMattos Filho, Veiga Filho, Marrey Jr. e     Quiroga Advogados (São Paulo)
Elsa CherubiniGouvea Vieira Advogados (Paris)
Daniel GruenbaumPetrobras (Rio de Janeiro)
Ivan LevyLegal Advisor at Antitrust Law Agency of Argentina (Buenos Aires)
Ana Serra e MouraCounsel, ICC Court of Arbitration (Paris)
Flávio Spaccaquerche BarbosaICC YAF Representative; Mattos Filho, Veiga Filho, Marrey Jr. e Quiroga Advogados (Rio de Janeiro)
Daniel TavelaManuel Luís Advogados Associados (São Paulo)

Logistical notes

Universidade Positivo
Praça General Osório, 125 – Centro
Curitiba – PR, Brazil.

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