Ref.: 2017 Calendar
The President of the CAM-CCBC (“Center for Arbitration and Mediation of the Chamber of Commerce Brazil-Canada”), exercisingits powers under Article 2.6(c) of the CAM-CCBC Arbitration Rules, approved on September 1st, 2011, with the amendments approved on April 28th 2016,, informs that the CAM-CCBC will not work on the following dates of 2017:
Day of the Week
|01/25/2017||Wednesday||São Paulo Anniversary|
|06/16/2017||Friday||(extend the holiday) Corpus Christi|
|09/08/2017||Friday||(extend the holiday) Independence Day|
|10/12/2017||Thursday||Our Lady of Aparecida|
|10/13/2017||Friday||(extend the holiday) Nossa Senhora Aparecida|
|11/02/2017||Thursday||All Souls’ Day|
|11/03/2017||Friday||(extend the holiday) All Souls’ Day|
|11/15/2017||Wednesday||Proclamation of the Republic|
|11/20/2017||Monday||Black Awareness Day|
Working days will be those in which the CAM-CCBC opens. In case of notices, communications or other actions carried out on a day when the CAM-CCBC does not open, they will be considered as carried out on the next working day.
Likewise, deadlines with due maturity on a non-working day at the CAM-CCBC will be extended to the first following working day, according to Article 6.6.2 of the Rules.
In addition, to better organize the work, we also inform that the CAM-CCBC will be in recess from December 20, 2017 until January 7, 2018. All deadlines will be suspended during the period, being effective again on January 8, 2018 (Monday).
Day of the week
São Paulo, December 20, 2016.
Carlos Suplicy de Figueiredo Forbes
President of CAM-CCBC
 Thus, for example, if the notice is received on a non-working day, such as Saturday or Sunday, for the purpose of counting the term, it will be considered as received on the next working day, usually Monday.