Visit to National Bank of Serbia
The members of the team that will represent the University of Belgrade Faculty of Law at the 19th annual Willem C. Vis International Commercial Arbitration Moot, accompanied by the Dean of the Faculty of Law, Prof. Dr. Mirko Vasiljević, Prof. Dr. Gašo Knežević, Prof. Dr. Vladimir Pavić and lecturers Milena Đorđević and Marko Jovanović visited the National Bank of Serbia on Wednesday, March 14, 2012.
The students first visited the Museum of the National Bank, were they had a chance to discover the importance and the rich past of this institution. After the visit to the Museum, the students and their professors were received by the Governor of the National Bank of Serbia, Prof. Dr. Dejan Šoškić, and his associates: Ms. Ljiljana Veljić, Manager of the Compliance and Operational Risk Control Department, Mr. Mirko Petrović, General Manager of the Legal Department, Prof. Dr. Jelena Perović, consultant for international contracts to the Governor and Mr. Andrej Jankovic, assistant for legal and economic affairs to the Governor.
During the reception, the Governor Šoškić evoked the links between law and economics and commended the activities of our Faculty in the field of promotion of legal education and due representation of our country abroad. On behalf of the Faculty of Law, the Dean Prof. Dr. Mirko Vasiljević thanked the Governor Šoškić for the support of the National Bank of Serbia to the preparation of our team and emphasized that our Faculty is truly honored by this reception. Our students briefly introduced the Governor and his associates to the plan of their preparations for the Moot and explained what challenges they will face in a couple of weeks in Vienna.
At the end of the reception, the Dean of the Faculty of Law, Prof. Dr. Mirko Vasiljević presented the Governor Šoškić with the tokens of gratitude of our Faculty for the help and support of the National Bank and invited the Governor to take part at the Belgrade Open Pre-Moot that will take place next week-end at our Faculty. The Governor and his associates thanked our students for their visited and wished them the best of luck and success in the Moot in Vienna which will take place in the period of 30 March – 5 April 2012.