JOSÉ MANUEL CALAVIA MOLINERO Doctor in Law “Cum Laude” from the University of Barcelona, in which he develops his teaching and research activities as Professor of Commercial Law and co-director of the Master in Business Law IL3; Professor of different masters and postgraduates in several Universities. His professional activity as a lawyer, is developed in the following areas: Company Law, Competition Law, Bankruptcy Law and refinancing and restructuring operations of companies in crisis; Arbitration of international and national business law, distribution contracts and family business. Member of the Bar Association of Barcelona, and registered in the Registry of Joint Administrators of said corporation. Secretary and member of boards of directors of various companies and groups. Arbitrator of the International Chamber of Commerce of Paris, of the Arbitral Tribunal of Barcelona and of the Court of Arbitration of Madrid. Member of the Legal Commission of Foment del Treball Nacional. Author of numerous monographs and articles in specialized journals of the following subjects: Company Law; Bankruptcy law; Bill of exchange and check; Family business; Arbitration, Distribution Contracts and Consumer Law. As a lecturer he has participated in various conferences, seminars and seminars on matters of commercial law. Adviser in commercial law matters to various associations and professional associations.