1 ST ONLINE NATIONAL MOOT COURT COMPETITION ORGANIZED BY THE SCHOOL OF LAW AND JUSTICE, ADAMAS UNIVERSITY, IN ASSOCIATION WITH SINHA AND CO. [Aug 8-9, 2020]: Register by July 7

ABOUT THE SCHOOL OF LAW AND JUSTICE

In conjunction with the all-inclusive goals of the University, the School of Law and Justice (SOLI) was established in 2015 with a view to impart justice education and to provide state-of-the-art legal learning through innovative lectures, engaging discussions and other teaching teaming activities. Since its establishment. SOLI has been the epicenter of legal learning through the advanced use and application of pedagogy and and ragogy, and has been conducting events and programmes not only to promote Justice education but also to facilitate competency-based professional training. Of late, especially in light of the Covid 19 situation, SONG has been organizing quite a few events such as Webinars and Web lectures to create an interactive discussion space that fosters the creation and development of legal ideas, concepts and theoretical frameworks

ABOUT THE ONLINE MOOT COURT COMPETITION:

In association with Sinha & Co., SOLU is proud to hold As maiden Online Moot Court Competition on 08.08.2020 and 09.08.2020. The purpose of this Competition is to engage young legal minds of various law schools to debate and discuss on critical legal matters. Yet another purpose is to reinvigorate these legal minds and their spirit to stand up to the unprecedented situation caused by the outbreak of Covid 19. Altogether 24 teams which may Include one home team) may participate in the event. The Preliminary Rounds will be conducted on 08.08.2020. The Quarterfinal. Semifinal and Final Rounds will be conducted on 09.08.2020.

There are two Moot problems; Moot Problem 1 which relates to the law of contractual obligations, will be used to adjudge the performance of the participants in the Preliminary Rounds. Written memorials are supposed to be submitted with reference to Moot Problem 1.

Moot Problem 2 will be used to adjudge the performance of the participants in the Quarterfinals, Semifinal and Final Rounds. Moot Problem 2 will be circulated to the eight teams on the evening of 08.08.2020. after the results of the Preliminary Rounds are declared. No written memorials are required to be submitted with regard to Moot Problem 2. The purpose of having such framework is to facilitate extempore oral submissions.

PLATFORM/VENUE:

We intend to use either Zoom or Google Meet or WebEx or any other convenient online platform to conduct the proposed Online Moot Court Competition. The respective online links will be sent to the participants in due time. Also, any other information with regard to the platform /venue will be provided to the participants accordingly,

DATES OF THE COMPETITION:

08/08/2020 and 09/08/2020

WHO MAY PARTICIPATE:

The Competition is open to bona fide undergraduate students pursuing their Bachelor’s Degree in Law, 3-year-LLB or 5 year Integrated or Honors LLB Programme. Only one team from a College /Institution /University may take part in the Competition.

TEAM COMPOSITION:

Each team shall consist of a minimum of two members and maximum of three two members, shall be designated as Mooters and one member as a Researcher. However, a team consisting of only two Motor may be allowed. Also, under exceptional circumstances, the researcher may be allowed to moot, athough such change in the team composition must be informed beforehand.

REGISTRATION:

Feet The Registration Fee is Rs. 1.000/- which must be paid through Online Mode and in favour of Adamas University. The fee payment details will be sent to the individuals teams that are chosen for participating in the event.

Registration Procedure: Interested students must submit a sot copy of the Registration Form by 07.07.2020, 23,59 pm, The form must be sent to solj.mootcourteadamasuniversity.ac.in.

Tentative registration of the participating teams will be done on a first come first served-basis after the filled-out forms are received. 24 teams will be sent the fee Payment Details by 08.07.2020. The Registration fee must be paid by 12.07.2020 and the Confirmation Receipt of such payment must be sent to solj.mootcourtadamasuniversity.ac.in by 12.07.2020. 23.59 pm.

Registration for the Moot Court Competition shall be deemed complete only when the filled-out Registration Form and the Registration Fee have been submitted by the participating teams, On successful registration, a team code will be assigned to each team and the Code shall be marked on the memorial. The purpose of creating such code is to ensure anonymity of the name) of the participating teams. The respective teams must quote their team codes in all further correspondences concerning the online Moot Court Competition,

Basis of Registration: Since the number of participating teams, which may include one home team, is restricted to 24, the registrations will be done on a first-come-first-served basis.

IMPORTANT DATES

a. Release of the Moot Problem: 15 June 2020

b. Last Date of Submission of Registration Form: 7 July 2020

Last Date of Submission of Fee Payment Details: 12 July 2020

d. Confirmation of Registration along with Allotment of Team codes: 13 July 2020

e. Memorial Submission for Moot Problem-1: 31 July 2020

Dates of the Moot Court Competition: 08 and 09 August 2020

WHOM TO CONTACT:

Faculty Convener:

(1) Mr, Subhajit Chakraborty, Assistant Professor, SOL and Faculty Co-convener, Moot Court Committee, Mobile No: 8080896378 Email subhajit.chakraborty@adamasuniversity.ac.in.

(2) Ms. Shubhi Mack, Visiting Faculty. SOLI and Faculty Co convener, Moot Court Committee, Mobile No: 7003650171 Email: shubhimack2gmail.com.

(3) Mr. Sudhanshu Singh, Assistant Professor, SOLI, Mobile No: 9051832086 Email: singhsudhanshu12@gmail.com.

Student Conveners (1) Ms, Sukanya Sarker. LLM 2nd Semester Mobile: 8370816196 Email sukannyasarkar06@gmail.com.

Web: adamasuniversity.ac.in ,Call: 83350 02247,

Mail: susmita.chowdhury@riceindia.org