2020年VIS Moot比赛报名通知

一、VIS Moot简介

VIS Moot,全称威廉?维斯国际商事仲裁模拟仲裁庭比赛(Willem C. Vis International Commercial Arbitration Moot Competition),由联合国贸易法委员会与维也纳大学联合举办,是国际上一项著名的模拟仲裁比赛。比赛分书面陈述和口头辩论两部分,2020年Vis Moot,将于10月初公布赛题,国内赛一般于11月举行,国际赛要求在12月初、1月末分别呈交双方书状,并于2020年3月在奥地利首都维也纳及中国香港(东方赛区)进行口头辩论的比赛。

  1. 比赛语言:英文

  2. 比赛题目:通常围绕International Commercial Arbitration和CISG进行

  3. 比赛内容:

  1. 根据赛题要求讨论的争点,用英文撰写Claimant和Respondent两方的书状;

  2. 根据不同的持方,分别由两名队员出场进行口头陈述。

  3. Vis Moot的官方网站为https://vismoot.pace.edu/,Vis Moot East的官方网站为http://www.cisgmoot.org/index.html.

二、队员选拔的要求

  1. 良好的英语能力。

  2. 良好的逻辑分析和文献检索能力。

  3. 优秀的团队精神。

  4. 足够的时间投入(无正当理由中途弃赛者,将收到一定处罚,严重者将取消其今后报名参加模拟法庭赛事的资格)。

三、报名

  1. 队伍选拔分为两个阶段:

    a) 发送中英文简历至 arbitration@mail.tsinghua.edu.cn 报名,并在邮件中注明志愿:1)赛场:Vis Vienna OR Vis HK?2)意向:oralist OR researcher?邮件命名为:[VIS Vienna/HK + Oralist/Researcher + 姓名 + 班级]

    b) 资料审核及面试(2019年9月17日)

  2. 截至日期:2019年9月16日

  3. 队伍组成:1-2名指导老师+5至8名队员(注:指导老师包括国际仲裁与争端解决项目副主任Jane Willems老师等)。

欢迎同学们踊跃报名!

2020 Willem C. Vis Moot Court Registration

1. Introduction

The annual Willem C. Vis International Commercial Arbitration Moot Competition is one of the world’s largest and most prestigious international moot court competitions. The Vis Moot is based on a fictitious commercial dispute between two parties in an international arbitration. The goal of the competition is to foster the study of international commercial law and arbitration for the resolution of international business disputes and to train law leaders of tomorrow in methods of alternative dispute resolution.

The following are the requirements: first, English language fluency; second, legal analysis and legal research; third, a strong team spirit; fourth, time contribution.

2. Qualification

a) Fluent in English

b) Skills of legal analysis and legal research

c) Strong team spirit

d) Time commitment

3. Selection of the Vis Team

a) The selection process consists of two stages:

  1. Submit the resume to arbitration@mail.tsinghua.edu.cn, and indicate your preferences: a. which competition? Vis Vienna or Vis HK? b. your role? Oralist or researcher? Please name your email as [VIS Vienna/HK + Oralist/Researcher + Name + Class/Degree]

  2. Candidates will be invited to take part in tryouts and an in-person interview (Details TBC)

b) The deadline for application is September 16, 2019. 

c) The team will be consisted of 1-2 teachers and 5-8 team members.