Pre-Moots

Many Pre-Moot events are scheduled throughout the world. Teams are encouraged to participate in one or more of them, if they find it feasible to do so. The only restriction is that no team should have a practice argument against a team it is scheduled to meet in either the Vienna or Hong Kong Moot.

Requests to list a pre-moot below should be sent to admin@vismoot.org.

All listings should follow the format:


SPONSOR PRE-MOOTS

 Date: November 20-25, 2016
 Name: CIETAC CUP MOOT
 Location: Beijing, China
 Further information: http://www.cietac.org/?l=en Contact: moot@cietac.org.br

 Date: February 24, 201
 Name: Eleventh ICC Court of Arbitration Vis Moot Practice Session
 Location: Dentons US LLP 1221 Avenue of the Americas, New York NY
 Further information: Should your team wish to participate in the practice moot, please send your RSVP to Mehr Kaur at mehr.kaur@iccwbo.org before 27 January, 2017. Please include the name of your law school and a list of attendees, including participants, coaches and guests.

 Date: March 10, 2017
 Name: Tenth Annual ICDR(R) Practice Moot and Lecture Series
 Location: ICDR New York Dispute Resolution Center, New York, New York, United States
 Further information: Teams interested in participating should apply at http://info.adr.org/icdrpracticemoot. Applications will be accepted after 9 December 2016. Questions may be submitted to johnsj@adr.org

 Date: March 11-12, 2017
 Name: CAM-CCBC Pre-Moot
 Location: São Paulo
 Further information: http://www.mootcam.com Contact: mootcam@ccbc.org.br (At. Ms.Luìza Kömel and Mr. Rodrigo Diniz)

 Date: March 17-19, 2017
 Name: 1st ICC/KLRCA Pre-Moot
 Location: Kuala Lumpur
 Further information: http://klrca.org/announcements/invitation-1st-iccklrca-pre-moot-willem-c-vis-international-commercial-arbitration-moot-court-competition/

 Date: April 3-4, 2017
 Name: ICC Vis Pre-Moot
 Location: Paris
 Further information: for registration and more information please visit http://www.iccwbo.org/Training-and-Events/All-events/Events/2017/2017-ICC-Vis-Pre-Moot/

 Date: April 4-5, 2017
 Name: 1st CAM-CCBC Hanseatic Pre-Moot
 Location: Hamburg, Germany
 Further information: for registration and more information please visit http://www.hamburg-arbitration.de/en/current-activities/hanseatic-pre-moot.html

 Date: April 3-4, 2017
 Name: The PCA Vis Pre-Moot
 Location: The Peace Palace, The Hague, The Netherlands
 Further information: Registration until December 16, 2016 via premoot@pca-cpa.org

January

February

 Date: February 3-4, 2017
 Name: 2017 Miami International Arbitration Pre-Moot
 Location: Florida International University, Miami, Florida
 Further information: Registration is free of charge but need to register before January 1st, 2017 contact: fiuarbitration@gmail.com

 Date: February 4, 2017
 Name: 4th Penn State Vis Pre-Moot
 Location: The Pennsylvania State University School of Law, University Park, Pennsylvania, United States
 Further information: Radu Giosan radugiosan@gmail.com or psuvismoot@gmail.com FB site: https://www.facebook.com/PSUVisMoot/?fref=ts Registration Link: https://w2.pennstatelaw.psu.edu/forms/penn-state-vis-pre-moot/

 Date: February 7-11, 2017
 Name: 7th Annual Middle East Vis Pre-Moot
 Location: KILAW, Kuwait City, Kuwait
 Further information: Mais Abbas Abousy at mabousy@doc.gov or website <premoot.bcdr-aaa.org>

 Date: February 10-12, 2017
 Name: International Pre-Moot Amsterdam (IPA)
 Location: Amsterdam
 Further information: premoot.amsterdam@gmail.com

 Date: February 10-12, 2017
 Name: Eleventh Annual Michael Thorsnes International Arbitration Competition
 Location: University of San Diego School of Law, San Diego, California USA
 Further information: Discounted Registration Deadline: December 15, 2017; Final Registration Deadline: February 3, 2017; Contact: usdvicamtournament@gmail.com or Website http://www.usdvicam.com/2017-usd-pre-moot.html

 Date: February 11, 2017
 Name: 2nd UP Guadalajara Vis Pre-Moot
 Location: Universidad Panamericana, Guadalajara, Mexico
 Further information: Edgardo Muñoz at emunoz@up.edu.mx or FB site: https://www.facebook.com/tequilapremoot

 Date: February 11-12, 2017
 Name: III Brno Pre-Moot
 Location: Faculty of Law, Masaryk University, Brno, Czech Republic
 Further information: Registration is free of charge. The deadline for registration is 31 December 2016. Contact person: Klára Drličková klara.drlickova@email.cz

 Date: February 11-19, 2017
 Name: SiLS Pre-Moot
 Location: online
 Further information: Online pre-moot hosted by the Swiss International Law School, free of charge. Limited number of hearing slots still available. Apply via pre-moot@swissintlawschool.org indicating the name of your university, the time zone you are located in and your team’s times of availability between 11 and 19 February

 Date: February 17, 2017
 Name: Erlangen Pre-Moot
 Location: Friedrich-Alexander Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg, Erlangen, Germany
 Further information: Registration is free of charge. Registration deadline: January 15, 2017 For further information please visit: http://www.zr2.jura.uni-erlangen.de/vis-moot/pre-moot-2017.shtml or email us vis-moot@fau.de

 Date: February 17, 2017
 Name: Pre-Moot Rehearsal at Schoenherr Slovenia
 Location: Ljubljana, Slovenia
 Further information: Registration is free of charge. Registration is due on: January 31, 2017 Contact email: marketing@schoenherr.si

 Date: February 18, 2017
 Name: Florida Bar ILS Miami VIS Pre-Moot
 Location: JAMS Miami Resolution Center, 600 Brickell Avenue, Suite 2600, Miami FL 33131
 Further information: Registration is free of charge. Please contact Averil Andrews at aandrews@santinilawfirm.com to register or https://floridabarvispremootmiami.wordpress.com

 Date: February 18-19, 2017
 Name: TozziniFreire II Edition Pre-Moot
 Location: Sao Paulo, Brazil
 Further information: Registration is free of charge. Limited number of teams. Contact: premoot_LD@tozzinifreire.com.br

 Date: February 23-24, 2017
 Name: 2nd AIA-CAM Pre-Moot
 Location: Milan
 Further information: Registration available until December 8, 2016 via aiacam.premoot@gmail.com FB site: https://www.facebook.com/aiacampremoot or http://aia-campremoot.it/

 Date: February 23-25, 2017
 Name: Third Annual Western Balkans Vis Pre-Moot
 Location: Pristina, Kosovo
 Further information: Registration deadline January 22, 2017 via abina@checchiconsulting.com or https://www.facebook.com/3rdAnnualWesternBalkansVISPreMoot/

 Date: February 25, 2017
 Name: The 2017 Seoul Vis Pre-Moot
 Location: Seoul National University School of Law, Seoul, Korea
 Further information: Registration available until December 23, 2016 via seoulpremoot@snu.ac or http://aplaw.snu.ac.kr/bbs/board.php?botable=academiconference&wrid=7

 Date: February 25-26, 2017
 Name: Fox Williams Pre-Moot
 Location: Offices of Fox Williams LLP, 10 Finsbury Square, LONDON EC2A 1AF
 Further information: sjanzik@foxwilliams.com Registration and participation is free but please register by 5pm 20 January 2017 by email. Numbers are limited

 Date: February 24-26, 2017
 Name: 6th Tbilisi Pre-Moot
 Location: Tbilisi, Georgia
 Further information: tbilisipremoot@arbitration.ge or http://www.facebook.com/Tbilisi.Vis.Pre.Moot/

 Date: February 24-26, 2017
 Name: 7th Indian Vis Pre-Moot
 Location: Jindal Global Law School, NCR of New Delhi, India
 Further information: Registration deadline is 31st December, 2016. Official contact email is vispremoot@jgu.edu.in website: http://www.jgu.edu.in/JGU/CMS/VisPreMoot

 Date: February 25-27, 2017
 Name: Eleventh Annual Fordham Vis Pre-Moot
 Location: Fordham University School of Law, New York, NY
 Further information: Alexandra Thomas and Ashley Gifford fordhamvispremoot@gmail.com or http://law.fordham.edu/vismoot FB site: https://www.facebook.com/fordhamvispremoot/

March

 Date: March 2-4, 2017
 Name: 11th Hanover Pre-Moot
 Location: Leibnitz University Hanover, Hannover, Germany
 Further information: http://www.premoot.de

 Date: March 3-4, 2017
 Name: Lazareff Le Bars Fifth Pre-Moot
 Location: Paris
 Further information: pre-moot@l-lb.com or http://lazareff-lebars.com/en/lazareff-le-bars-vis-pre-moot-2017-5th-annual-edition/

 Date: March 3-4, 2017
 Name: V Rio Pre-Moot
 Location: Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
 Further information: http://riopremoot.webs.com/ or riopremoot@gmail.com

 Date: March 4, 2017
 Name: 2nd Baker & McKenzie Mexico Pre-Moot
 Location: Baker & McKenzie Mexico City Offices, located at Edificio Virreyes, Pedregal 24, 12th floor, Lomas Virreyes / Col. Molino del Rey, P.C.11040, México City
 Further information: Yolanda.Medina-Rodriguez@bakermckenzie.com or Leyla.Bello-Escobar@bakermckenzie.com

 Date: March 4, 2017
 Name: White & Case London Vis Pre-Moot
 Location: Offices of White & Case LLP at 5 Old Broad Street, London, EC2N 1DW
 Further information: Registration and participation is free. Please register your interest by e-mail to london.pre-moot@whitecase.com by 5pm (G.M.T.) on 27 January 2017

 Date: March 9, 2017
 Name: HHR’s 3rd Annual Practice Moot in International Commercial Arbitration
 Location: Hughes Hubbard & Reed. One Battery Park Plaza. New York, New York
 Further information: Please email rebeca.mosquera@hugheshubbard.com

 Date: March 9-10, 2017
 Name: Riga 11th Vis Pre-Moot
 Location: University of Latvia, Riga, Latvia
 Further information: Dr. Inga Kačevska ik@kacevska.lv or http://www.jf.lu.lv/faculty-of-law/news/t/42803/ Registration until February 10, 2017

 Date: March 10-11, 2017
 Name: Mdx Dubai Pre-Moot
 Location: Middlesex University, Knowledge Village, Dubai, UAE
 Further information: Registration to be completed before 1 March 2017; contact details: Ms. Samantha Roberts: S.Roberts@mdx.ac.ae

 Date: March 10-12, 2017
 Name: 3th Sofia VIS Pre-Moot
 Location: The Bulgarian Chamber of Commerce and Industry in Sofia
 Further information:vis.sofia@gmail.com or http://sofiapremoot.com/index.html

 Date: March 11-12, 2017
 Name: 6th Edinburgh Vis Pre-Moot
 Location: David Hume Tower, Edinburgh, United Kingdom
 Further information: Snjólaug Árnadóttir at s1474723@sms.ed.ac.uk or http://www.edinburghvismoot.law.ed.ac.uk/6th-edinburgh-international-willem-vis-pre-moot-201617/

 Date: March 17, 2017 at 13.30 - 19.00 (arguments and reception)
 Name: New York City Bar Association Vis Pre-Moot 2017
 Location: New York City Bar Association, 42 West 44th Street, New York City
 Further information: To register, please email the Chair of the Arbitration Committee of the New York City Bar Association at dmacgrath@sidley.com and copy sam.choi@sidley.com Registration open until February 17, 2017

 Date: March 17-18, 2017
 Name: 9th Warsaw Pre-Moot
 Location: Warsaw, Poland
 Further information: Registration is free of charge. Registration deadline: March 10, 2017. For further information please e-mail us at vis@wpia.uw.edu.pl or visit http://www.vis.wpia.uw.edu.pl/. As every year, Warsaw Pre-moot will be preceded by an international conference on 16 March 2017 which will be focused this time on the matters related to costs of arbitral proceedings. We would like to warmly invite all Pre-moot participants to join us also at the conference.

 Date: March 17-18, 2017
 Name: IX Curitiba Pre-Moot - CAM-CCBC -UP
 Location: Universidade Positivo, Curitiba, Brazil
 Further information: Juliana Felippe (jfelippe@ltglaw.com.br), João Bosco Lee (jblee@ltglaw.com.br) or Fernando J. Breda Pessôa (bredapessoa@gmail.com). Official website: http://premoot.up.com.br/ and FB site: https://www.facebook.com/curitibapremoot/

 Date: March 17-18, 2017
 Name: 8th Moscow Pre-Moot
 Location: Moscow, Russia
 Further information: Registration possible until 1 March 2017 at <www.vismoot.ru>, contact e-mail: moscowpremoot@gmail.com

 Date: March 18-19, 2017
 Name: Ukrainian Vis Pre-Moot
 Location: Kyiv Ukraine
 Further information: Participation is free of charge, details available at https://www.facebook.com/ukrainianpremoot/. Please contact at vismoot@vkp.ua

 Date: March 18-19, 2017
 Name: LSE-LCIA Vis Pre-Moot
 Location: London
 Further information: Registration is free, please contact Mark Lee at J.Lee30@lse.ac.uk

 Date: March 21-24, 2017
 Name: Shanghai Pre-Moot 2017
 Location: East China University of Political Science and Law, Shanghai University of Political Science and Law
 Further information: Co-organized by ICC and SHIAC more information available under: <www.mootshanghai.cn>

 Date: March 23-25, 2017
 Name: Düsseldorf Pre-Moot Rounds
 Location: Düsseldorf, Germany
 Further information: Registration until December 18, 2016 info@premootrounds.de or http://premootrounds.de or https://www.facebook.com/premootrounds/

 Date: March 31 -April 2, 2017
 Name: Stockholm Pre-Moot
 Location: Stockholm, Sweden
 Further information: Further information and registration stockholm.premoot@juridicum.su.se

 Date: March 31, 2017
 Name: DLA Piper Paris Vis Pre-Moot
 Location: DLA Piper, 27 rue Laffitte, 75009 Paris, France
 Further information: Teams interested in participating should send their RSVP to Fatiha Hamrani Fatiha.Hamrani@dlapiper.com by March 1st, 2017. Please include the name of your law school and the total number of participants, including mooties, coaches and guests.

April

 Date: April 1-2, 2017
 Name: Belgrade Open Pre-Moot
 Location: University of Belgrade Faculty of Law, Serbia Further information
 Further information: Registration until February 10, 2017 via bgmoot@ius.bg.ac.rs or http://www.ius.bg.ac.rs/moot/premoot.htm

 Date: April 2, 2017
 Name: 6th August Debouzy Pre-Moot
 Location: August Debouzy Offices, 6-8 Avenue de Messine, Paris, France
 Further information: Registration is free of charge. Please send us an email at Vismoot@august-debouzy.com and kbucki@august-debouzy.com in copy by 15 February 2017

 Date: April 3-6, 2017
 Name: The 7th Budapest Pre-Moot
 Location: The Eötvös Loránd University of Sciences, Faculty of Law, Budapest, Hungary
 Further information: Istvan Erdos erdosistvan@ajk.elte.hu or budapestpremoot@gmail.com FB site: https://www.facebook.com/budapestpremoot

 Date: April 3-4, 2017
 Name: Brussels Pre-Moot
 Location: Brussels
 Further information: Registration until March 10, 2017. Contact email: brusselspremoot@gmail.com Website: <www.brusselspremoot.be>

 Date: April 3-4, 2017
 Name: Plesner Pre-Moot 2017
 Location: Plesner Law Firm, Copenhagen, Denmark
 Further information: Please visit us at http://www.plesner.com/career/law%20students/pre-moot-2017?sc_lang=en to see the formal invitation and to register your team. You can also visit us at <www.facebook.com/plesnerpremoot/> The registration deadline has been extended until February 28, 2017 (spaces are limited) Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/plesnerpremoot/

 Date: April 5, 2017
 Name: Norton Rose Fulbright Pre-Moot
 Location: Paris, 40 rue de Courcelles, 75008
 Further information: Registration is now open, please email Chrystele.Coquillet@nortonrosefulbright.com to register and obtain additional information

 Date: April 5, 2017
 Name: The Ljubljana Pre-Moot following the Joint UNCITRAL-LAC Conference on Dispute Settlement
 Location: Ljubljana Arbitration Centre (LAC), Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Slovenia, Ljubljana, Slovenia
 Further information: Facebook event page https://www.facebook.com/events/329428627431940/

 Date: April 5, 2017
 Name: 2017 White & Case Paris Pre-Moot
 Location: Offices of White & Case LLP at 19 Place Vendome, 75001, Paris
 Further information: Teams are advised to inform us about their interest to participate in the same no later than 10 February 2017, via email to jharber@whitecase.com