Dear All! NCU is quite busy team right now. We finished 1st Amsterdam Premoot where two our team members pleaded against six teams from Netherlands, Germany and Switzerland. Amsterdam gave us a lot of motivation and positive feelings with regard to our performance. Than we could have tried ourselves during 6th (wow, congrats guys!)Warsaw premoot. […]

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23 days left to go before sending our memorandum for Claimant. All hands on board, mode “hard” on tracks and still we have a feeling that the time is passing faaaaaaar to quickly. Keep your fingers crossed and stay tunned. Over!

Serdecznie zapraszamy na spotkanie  rekrutacyjne do drużyny UMK na konkurs Vis Moot w roku akademickim 2013/2014r. Odbędzie się ono 14 maja 2013 r. (wtorek) o godz. 12.00 w audytorium G. W trakcie spotkania zostanie omówiona tematyka i specyfika konkursu, a także przedstawimy kazus, z którym będą musieli się zmierzyć kandydaci do drużyny. Konkurs Willem C. […]

As the competition has finally expired, this is the highest time to sum up our thoughts and fresh memories and wrap up. We are back home, Easter is over. This is a time to get back to mundane rigors. It is not easy though. I believe that all of Vis participants are now at least […]

It is difficult to begin with telling you what precisely happened today. Anyway I (Wojtek) will begin with huge congratulation for our three marvellous speakers – Tomek, Ola and Szymon. They have done a tremendous job during last six months, and proved that their fantastic minds and bodies resistant to stress and tension can defeat […]

3rd day of the moot began way too early. Since our pleading was scheduled on 8.30 am, and commuting in Vienna takes a while, we had to get up at 7.00 am! And what is more, the breakfast issue arose again! Usually we hate Mondays (or at least, like Boomtown Rats don’t like it), but […]

Sunday is a day of huge disappointment and outstanding pleasure. Thank God, disappointement did not have any connection with the competition. In the very morning, when we got up early to polish our English, we checked whether we have got some breakfast. There was none! So, we went to buy some breakfast. But there was […]

It was not Wild West nor it was noon, but anyway it was an epic duel. In the second day in Vienna, NCU Vis Moot Team challenged the first team – University of Montpellier and did well. Tomasz and Aleksandra presented their excellent speaker’s and advocacy skills in front of a trully international arbitrators – […]

During our first day in Vienna, after the night travel by train, we visited Museum Belveder with parks complex and enjoyed tasty, traditional Austrian meal. In the evening, we are attending to the opening reception in The Konzerthaus. After all we will meet our vis-friends in the Ost Klub. See you there!

We are happy to announce that our team was officialy supported by the Marshal of Kujawsko-Pomorskie Voivodeship. This is next year when we received support from Marshal’s Office. We’ll do best to proudly represent our region, thank you!

Ship was always a characteristic sign of Willem C. Vis International Commercial Arbitration Moot competition. Thus, it is our great pleasure to announce that our team set up cooperation with the company “Żegluga Polska S.A.” (Polish Shipping Company), which became our official sponsor. From now on we sail on the same ship and we hope […]

Our team has just come back from premoot hosted by the  Charles University in Prague and the BBH v.o.s. In this final test before going to Vienna, we were classified at the 3rd place ex aequo with the Lomonosov University of Moscow. The second place went to the Masaryk University and the winner was the […]

On 26th and 27th of February two members of our team – Szymon Sakowski and Tomasz Krzywański  were in Dusseldorf (Germany), where they were representing our team at the CEAC Premoot. This premoot was organized by Chineese European Arbitration Center (which arbitration rules apply to procedural issues in this year’s moot problem), Clifford & Chance, […]

In the 5th Warsaw Premoot which was organized by the University of Warsaw between 13th and 15th February, our team was ranked at the 3rd pleace in general classification! We were the best of five Polish teams participating in the Premoot. During the oral arguments we were pleading against representatives of University of Latwia, Masaryk […]

We did it! Fifty-six pages of sweat and sleepless nights but we managed to prepare a well structured and merit memorandum. Now it is time to start trainings of oral presentations. The first time you can meet us in Warsaw  on 13-15 February. See you there!

From 13 to 15 February our team will take part in premoot organized by the University of Warsaw ( The premoot will host teams from all over the Europe and will be a great chance to practice oral skills only 3 weeks after the submission of Memorandum for Respondent. See you in Warsaw!

Please accept without obligation, explicit or implicit, our best wishes for an environmentally conscious, socially responsible, politically correct, low stress, non-addictive, gender neutral, celebration of the winter solstice holiday, practiced within the most enjoyable traditions of the religious persuasion or secular practice of your choice, with respect for the religious/secular persuasions and/or traditions of others, […]

We have a pleasure to announce that our team became a participant of premoot organized by Chinese European Arbitration Center in Dusseldorf  in February (26th-27th). CEAC premoot is one of the biggest premoots organized this year with a number of more than 30 teams and 200 participants. It will be a great opportunity not only to […]

On 6th December our team submitted Memorandum for Claimant. As  counsels of Mediterraneo Exquisite Supply (Claimant) we requested the Arbitral Tribunal to find that: The delay in delivery of goods contracted with Respondent occurred; The witness statement submitted by Respondent should not be considered; The oral amendment, in virtue of the reservation under CISG article 96 […]

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NCU is back from 8th Hannover Premoot and 3rd Hannover Premoot Conference “The Judicialization of Arbitration“. We are totally impressed by the organization, professionalism, great atmosphere, high level of the teams and demanding arbitral panels! It was amazing to experiance the magic of mooting with all the people we met there. We would like to thank […]

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