Arbitration Center

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Alternative dispute resolution, namely arbitration, has emerged as an essential tool for economic, commercial and social development, both nationally and internationally, avoiding delays in obtaining decisions and favoring legal certainty. of the agents involved.

The CEU – Universidade Autónoma de Lisboa was authorized by Ministerial Order n.º 8294/97, of 29 September, to create a Arbitration Center Institutional with generic and national competence.

THE Arbitration Center of the Autonomous University of Lisbon, CAUAL, is made up of a highly qualified human team from an academic point of view and with solid professional backgrounds in the application and interpretation of the law to the specific case.

The pursuit of excellence in the exercise of its activity has led to CAUAL's constant commitment to providing modern technical means that meet the premises of security, transparency, speed and efficiency in the resolution of disputes submitted.

In this context, the UAL Arbitration Center has established itself as a reference institution in the field of institutional arbitration and its promotion.