1st International Forum on Co-operative Law

Montevideo, Uruguay

Holiday Inn Hotel
Colonia 823

Montevideo, Uruguay

16-18 November 2016

On 16-18 November 2016, the Co-operative Law Committee (CLC) of the International Co-operative Alliance (Alliance) organised the 1st International Forum on Co-operative Law, in collaboration with the CLC of Cooperatives of the Americas, which have holded at the same time its Continental Congress on Co-operative Law.

The 1st International Forum on Co-operative Law and the Continental Congress on Co-operative Law were:

  • took stock of initiatives related to knowledge on co-operative law and
  • explored how co-operative law can respond to 21st century economic and social challenges.


Please find below the report of the 1st International Forum:

Click here to read the presentation of prof. Emanuele Cusa from the "University of Milano-Bicocca" - Italy.


Read the publications, which have been released as follows:

1st International Forum on Co-operative Law;

The trend lines of cooperative share capital regime in the new Portuguese cooperative code by Deolinda Meira;

Co-operative lawyers meet for Latin American summit in Montevideo;


Here you can find photos of Deolinda Meira and others, of the Portuguese team.

Want to know more about this event? For more information about the programme, the content of the Forum, the registration form and ect., please find the files below.

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