Facultad de Derecho

e-commerce

Comercio Electrónico
15 de julio de 2020

Virtual Panel Series: UNCITRAL Texts and COVID-19 Response and Recovery- Day 5: COVID-19 Impact on International Dispute Resolution

In a joint statement issued by arbitral institutions in May 2020, parties and arbitrators were encouraged to mitigate the effects of any impediments caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, while ensuring the fairness and efficiency of arbitral proceedings. It also called for collaboration among institutions in making use of digital technology [...]

Comercio Electrónico
14 de julio de 2020

Virtual Panel Series: UNCITRAL Texts and COVID-19 Response and Recovery- Day 4: Public-Private Partnerships (PPPs) and Public Procurement

Panel I: In many countries, public services or public facilities are operated under PPP contracts. They typically impose obligations on the PPP partner to ensure the continuity and general, non-discriminatory availability of public services. COVID-19 related measures by Government may lead to cost increases (or lost revenue) due to health [...]

Comercio Electrónico
13 de julio de 2020

Virtual Panel Series: UNCITRAL Texts and COVID-19 Response and Recovery- Day 3: Assisting Economic Recovery – Targeting MSME

Micro, small and medium-sized enterprises (MSMEs) represent the majority of businesses in most countries and account for a large portion of overall employment. However, MSMEs worldwide experience similar obstacles during their life cycle, inclu- ding bearing a disproportionate burden of regulatory measures, having limited access to capital or banking services, [...]

Comercio Electrónico
9 de julio de 2020

Virtual Panel Series: UNCITRAL Texts and COVID-19 Response and Recovery- Day 2: Digital Economy and Trade Finance

COVID-19 has brought into sharp focus the need to build more resilient supply chains and the disadvantages of paper-based practices with respect to trade finance and logistics. In this context, calls have been made to consider the role of the UNCITRAL Model Law on Electronic Transferable Records (MLETR) as a [...]