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CESL Vis Team participated in the 5th Moot Shanghai
Last Modified:  2015-04-08 13:11:28
The CESL Vis Team in the course of preparation to the Vis East arbitration competition took part in the 5th Moot Shanghai. The Moot Shanghai was held by the East China University of Political Science and Law and Shanghai University of Political Science and Law in collaboration with the International Chamber of Commerce and Shanghai Bar Association from March 10th to 13th of 2015. This year, over 30 teams from more than 10 jurisdictions participated. As a traditional part of the Moot, 8 esteemed law domestic and international firms were invited to provide venues and arbitrators in the general rounds.

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Left: Fierce discussions about the arguments; Right: CESL vs. Denver University- Moot Shanghai

The CESL Vis team participated in the four general rounds and had the privilege of competing with Singapore Management University (the winner of the Vis East competition in Hong Kong few days later), University of Denver, University of International Business and Economics, and University of Sao Paulo. The performance of CESL team won acknowledgement and appreciation both from academia and practitioners. This year’s champion went to University of Denver.

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CESL vs. the winners of the Vis East 2015 -Singapore Management University - Moot Shanghai

Article by Lin Xi (CESL Double Master student from 2012 Intake)