On 9-11 March 2020 the first Minsk Pre-Moot, a preparatory round of the most prestigious annual international competition on international commercial arbitration Willem C. Vis International Commercial Arbitration Moot held in Vienna, took place on the premises of the Faculty of Law and the Faculty of International Relations of the Belarusian State University. During the competition an arbitration dispute between parties to an international sales agreement is modelled, where students prepare a written position on the case and then act as representatives of the parties in a mock trial.
Student teams from universities of Belarus, Germany, Latvia, Poland, Russia and Ukraine took part in Minsk Pre-Moot.
Goretsky & Partners has become one of the partners of Minsk Pre-Moot. Partners Anastasia Pavluchenko, Oksana Kotel and associates Kseniya Filipovich, Daria Sarbai acted as arbitrators during the oral hearings.
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