Amity Law School is organising the 3rd edition of National Judgment Writing Competition where the main object is to provide more opportunities to all the law aspirants in order to enhance and develop their skills. Judgment writing is not an ordinary task, the right interpretation and avoiding vague opinions is utmost important in good judgment.
The present judgment proposition is for the first time provided with a bundle on Annexures in order to provide a practical and comprehensive approach for the writers. The Annexures might seem to bamboozle but they will make you learn the law and will judge your true knowledge and research in writing. A true judgment shall cover all these aspects of evidence and crime.
The participants should be currently pursuing their Bachelor’s Degree in law i.e. 3-Year LL.B. course or 5-Year LL.B. course from any recognized university/school.
In one team, not more than two participants are allowed.
Any Law College or Law University can send any number of entries. There is no restriction on the number of entries from any college or university.
Shortlisted essays will be published online with the name of the author.
Certificate of Merit would be awarded to the top ten participants.
Certificate of Participation will be given to all the participants.
Format of the Judgement
A cover page stating the name of the competition, the name of your Institution and the names of student authors, with the signatures of each student author.
The Judgment Writing shall begin on the next page. The first page of Judgment must contain Team Code, Name of the Court, Title, Number of the Case, Date of Delivery of Judgment, Nature of the Case(s) (Civil/Criminal/Writ)
Admissibility/Maintainability of Petitions/Suits/Appeal
History and Procedural History of the Petition/Suit/Appeal
Issues and Points for Determination
Framing Specific Questions for determination
Reference to Precedents, Other Sources (both authoritative and persuasive)
Decision on issues framed or points formulated
Word limit – 3000 words (including footnotes)
Format – MSWord/Doc/Docx
Font – Times New Roman
Font size- 12 for text, 10 for footnotes
Page numbers – bottom centre
The citation methodology to be followed is Bluebook (19th or 20th Edition)
All queries and clarifications regarding the proposition must be mailed to the organizing committee on [email protected]