When:
April 17 - 18, 2018
Where:

São Paulo, Brazil

2018 CPR INTERNATIONAL MEDIATION COMPETITION

 
APRIL 17 & 18, 2018
 
SÃO PAULO
BRAZIL
 

AT THE CHAMBER OF CONCILIATION, MEDIATION AND ARBITRATION CIESP/FIESP

FIESP

 

The 2018 CPR International Mediation Competition will take place for 2 days on April 17 & 18, 2018, in São Paulo, Brazil and will be hosted by CIESP/FIESP. The Award Ceremony will take place at the law firm of L.O. Baptista Advogados in São Paulo. 

 

CPR is delighted to announce that we have selected 21 teams to participate in the 2018 competition:

  • Faculdades Metropolitanas Unidas (FMU) - Brazil
  • National Law University, Delhi - India
  • Fundação Getúlio Vargas - Escola de Direito de São Paulo (FGV DIREITO DP) - Brazil
  • Universidade de São Paulo (USP) - Brazil
  • American University Washington College of Law - USA
  • The National Academy of Legal Studies and Research, University of Law (NALSAR) - India
  • Universidade do Estado do Amazonas (UEA) - Brazil
  • Universidade Presbiteriana Mackenzie, Campinas - Brazil
  • Centro de Estudios Garrigues - Spain
  • University of Gondar, School of Law - Ethiopia
  • Universidade Federal do Paraná (UFPR) - Brazil
  • Faculdades Integradas Vianna Junior - Brazil
  • Christ University, School of Law, - India
  • Faculdades Milton Campos - Brazil
  • Pontifícia Universidade Católica do Paraná (PUCPR) - Brazil
  • Universidade Federal do Espírito Santo (UFES) - Brazil
  • Jindal Global Law School (JGLS) - India
  • Harvard Law School - USA
  • Universidade Presbiteriana Mackenzie, São Paulo - Brazil
  • Pontifícia Universidade Católica de São Paulo (PUCSP) - Brazil
  • Symbiosis Law School, Pune - India

 

Ground Rules:

  • The moot mediation will be conducted pursuant to the CPR International Mediation Procedure
  • Only 21 teams will be invited to participate in the first round of the competition
  • The language of the competition is English
  • One team per university
  • Law students, as well as business students and students from other fields, are welcome to participate
  • Competitors will act as mediators, counsel and clients
  • Each team must have at least three members (one of them must be a law student to act as counsel)
  • Each Competing Team may have a maximum of one Coach
  • Registration is free but participants must cover their costs

 

Competition Rules:

View the full Rules of the competition here.

 

Problem:

The Problem for the 2018 CPR International Mediation Competition is now available. Note that the "confidential information" for purposes of submitting the Written Statements is also included. Confidential information to participate in each round of the competition on April 17 & 18, will be distributed to the teams at least one hour before each round. Click here to download the problem.

 

For information about the 2017 edition of the competition, please click here.

 

If you have any questions, email Chris Silva at csilva@cpradr.org. For sponsorship opportunities, email Olivier André at oandre@cpradr.org.  

 

CPR 2018 International Mediation Competition Co-Chairs:

Amanda Federico Lopes Fernandes 
afl@baptista.com.br

Juliana de Valdenebro Garrido 
juliana.devaldenebro@hoganlovells.com

Olivier P. André 
oandre@cpradr.org