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030013 SE Willem CVIS International Commercial Arbitration Moot (2019W)

open to undergraduates, graduates and Erasmus students

8.00 ECTS (4.00 SWS), SPL 3 - Rechtswissenschaften
Continuous assessment of course work


Language: English



The University of Vienna is looking for students interested in participating in the Vis Moot Court 2019/2020. The Moot court starts in the beginning of October and lasts until the Easter week of 2020.

Detailed information you find on https://zvr.univie.ac.at/lehre/moot-court-willem-c-vis-international-commercial-arbitration/bewerbungapplication-20192020/


Aims, contents and method of the course

Participation in the „Willem C. Vis Commercial Arbitration Moot Court“ as part of the team of the University of Vienna. The participation fosters the study of international commercial law and the CISG through its application to a fictitious case. In the course of the Moot Court, participants are required to write two memoranda and prepare the pleading for the finale, taking place in Vienna the week before Easter.

Assessment and permitted materials

Joint research and writing of the memoranda (to be handed in in December and January respectively); preparation of the oral pleadings.

Course validation:
Participation in both the written and oral phase of the Moot Court will be weighted equally.

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

Examination topics

Individual coaching in the written and oral phase; participation in various Pre-Moots.

Reading list

Association in the course directory

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