Portuguese Arbitration Association launches APA Award

News 24 January 2022

The Board of the Portuguese Arbitration Association (APA) has decided to create an award (APA AWARD) aimed at supporting and rewarding teams composed of students from Portuguese Law Schools (TEAMS) which participate in international arbitration Moot Courts. Considering the prestige of the Willem C. Vis International Commercial Arbitration Moot, also known as Vis Moot, has achieved internationally, the present edition of the APA AWARD is directed to TEAMS that participate in this competition (COMPETITION).

The APA AWARD has a total value of EUR2,000 (two thousand euros), which is subdivided into two components:

(i) a scholarship of EUR1,250 (one thousand two hundred and fifty euros), to be distributed equitably amongst the TEAMS that have registered for the COMPETITION; and

(ii) a distinction of EUR750 to be given to the TEAM that has obtained the best classification in the COMPETITION (DISTINCTION).

The APA AWARD REGULATIONS (REGULATION) and the draft form to be used in the application process are attached.

For the purpose of the provisions of Article 2, no. 1 of the REGULATION, it is hereby informed that for the calendar year 2022, applications are open until 16:00 on the 7th February 2022. Interested TEAMS should send their duly completed and signed forms (and other documentation provided for in Article 2.2 of the Regulations) to the following e-mail address of the APA administrative services: secretariado@arbitragem.pt.

It is further informed that the APA Arbitration Day, on which the DISTINCTION will be delivered, is tentatively scheduled for 26 May 2022.

More information on the Pre-Mooting that the APA intends to organise in Lisbon will be released shortly.

APA wishes the TEAMS every success in the competition and hopes that this will be an enriching personal and academic experience.

 

See here the APA Prize Regulation and the Application Form

Outras Notícias de Interesse

Events 19 October 2021

VIII Jornada Luso-Brasileira de Arbitragem

Realiza-se no dia 21 de outubro, às 18h00 (Lisboa)/14h00 (São Paulo), online via Zoom, a VIII Jornada Luso-Brasileira de Arbitragem.   No...
News 07 December 2021

Revista Internacional de Arbitragem e Conciliação

Muito em breve estará disponível a Revista Internacional de Arbitragem e Conciliação, Nº16/2021. Consulte aqui.
News 28 March 2022

Judgment of the Guimarães Appeal Court of 24 February 2022

Judgment of the Guimarães Appeal Court of 24 February 2022 on the determination by arbitration of the value of compensation to owners of ...
News 24 October 2022

“À mesa com…”

No passado dia 20 de outubro o Conselho Sub-40 da Associação Portuguesa de Arbitragem organizou o evento  “À mesa com…” ,   tendo como...
News 19 July 2022

Arbitration agreement in favour of CAS; violation of the right of access to justice an of the right to a public hearing; independence of CAS

Reference is made to the press release issued on 12.07.2022 concerning the recent decision of the Bundesverfassungsgericht (BVerfG) of...
News 13 May 2021

Equipa Portuguesa da Faculdade de em 2º lugar na Willem C. Vis Moot

A equipa da Faculdade de Direito da Universidade Lisboa foi a 2ª equipa com a pontuação mais alta na argumentação oral geral da 28a ediç...
News 13 August 2021

APA - Férias

A Associação Portuguesa de Arbitragem informa os seus Estimados Associados e colaboradores que estará encerrada de 16 de agosto até 31 de ...
Events 23 November 2021

Convite APA - Sessão Comemorativa do 10.º Aniversário da Publicação da LAV

A Associação Portuguesa de Arbitragem tem o prazer de convidar V.Exa. a participar na conferência comemorativa dos dez anos da pu...
News 12 July 2022

Online Dispute Resolution

The book  Online dispute resolution , coordinated by Dário Moura Vicente, Elsa Dias Oliveira and João Gomes de Almeida, published by No...
Events 16 February 2022

The Lisbon Vis Pre-Moot is back for its IV edition!

The IV Lisbon Vis Pre-Moot organized by the Under-40 Council of the Portuguese Arbitration Association (APA-40) with the support of...
News 17 August 2022

Revista Internacional de Arbitragem e Conciliação

Encontra-se disponível a Revista Internacional de Arbitragem e Conciliação, Nº17/2022. Consulte aqui.
News 04 July 2022

2022 ICSID Rules and Regulations

The International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes (ICSID) has published the  2022 ICSID Rules and Regulations  for r...
Please note, your browser is out of date.
For a good browsing experience we recommend using the latest version of Chrome, Firefox, Safari, Opera or Internet Explorer.