The student law group Ius Iuventutis will be organising between 14-15 March of 2015, at „Petru Maior” University of Târgu Mureş (Romania) a Pre-moot for the XXII edition of the international commercial arbitration competition Willem C. Vis. The first Pre-moot for Vis Willem in Romania was organised a year ago, in Bucharest, and only romanian teams participated at the preparation rounds.

The Pre-moot will be held in Târgu Mureş city in Romania and any national teams or teams from other countries are invited in order to further participate at the competition in Vienna. The Pre-moot has the purpose of preparing the participants for the Final Rounds, by having a competitive format, with preliminary rounds, elimination rounds and Final Rounds.The pleading part of the competition will be arbitrated by specialists in international commercial arbitration as well as former participants wich have been successful in previous editions of the competition.

The Vis Willem competition is one of the most prestigious international students competition of private law and traditionally brings together representatives of the most renowned universities in the world. The moot court type competition approaches the domain of international commercial arbitration. At the previous edition of the competition participated 290 universities.

More details about the competition, including the download of the case which is the subject of the current edition can be obtained from the website http://www.cisg.law.pace.edu/vis.html

Accommodation for participants on all three competitions will be provided at Business Hotel – Târgu Mureş, here is the link to the home page:


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