Daniel Villas Boas has attended the seminar How England and Wales continue to influence international Law promoted by The Bar Council of England and Wales, UK trade & Investment and British Consulate in São Paulo.
The seminar has conducted by Jo Crellin, Her ajesty´s Consul General in São Paulo and Director for UK trade & Investment for Latin America, Alistair Mac Donald QC, Chairman of the Bar Council of England and Wales and Frederico Singarajah and Neil Montogomery from Lex Anglo Brazil, which Daniel Villas Boas signed up this year after his Short-term in London last year, when specialized in English legal system and international trade.
The main event was the celebration about 800 yrs old of Magna Carta, which is a charter agreed by King John of England at Runnymede, near Windsor, on 15 June 1215, and has played a key role in the history of democracy around world and still forms part of British Law Today.
The most famous article of UK Magna Carta:
“NO Freeman shall be taken or imprisoned, or be disseised of his Freehold, or Liberties, or free Customs, or be outlawed, or exiled, or any other wise destroyed; nor will We not pass upon him, nor condemn him, but by lawful judgment of his Peers, or by the Law of the land. We will sell to no man, we will not deny or defer to any man either Justice or Right”
The seminar comprehended themes such as: International arbitration and The role of mediation in international disputes