Kerala Law Academy, Peroorkada, Trivandrum is organizing Das Nationale Gesetz Fest 2021(A fest of 17 events), from 9th to 13th of March 2021.
About the Organizer
Established in 1966, Kerala Law Academy (KLA) is a seat of excellence in legal education, consultancy, research, and in pioneering law reforms. The Academy’s prestigious institute, “the Kerala Law Academy Law College” is located in Trivandrum, the capital city of Kerala, India, on a hill of sylvan splendor with a view of the Arabian Sea on one side and the Western Ghats on the other. The liberal ambiance of the research wing “Center for Advanced Legal Studies and Research” (CALSAR), is conducive to ignite nascent thoughts and ideals. This finds vivid expression in “Academy Law Review” which has won international acclaim ever since its appearance in print in 1977. The moot teams of the Academy are the flag bearers in renowned international fora. The Academy’s social commitment is embedded in its socio-legal clinics and consultancy service. The college of law of the Academy is affiliated with the University of Kerala.
About the Fest
The National Law Fest will be held over a five-day period from 9th to 13th of March 2021 by the Kerala Law Academy Law College through online platforms like ZOOM and GOOGLE MEET. The fest is being conducted with the dual purpose of providing students a platform to showcase their talents and also to help improve their knowledge. Participants will be given the chance to win cash awards in various events organized under the umbrella of the Law Fest. The fest shall comprise a series of competitions/events. All of these events will be conducted through an online medium.
Lex Eureka (Legal Quiz)
L’avis (Judgement Writing Competition)
Conscribo (Legal Drafting)
The Best Minds (Debate Competition)
Essay Writing Competition
LAS Film Festival (Short Film Festival)
Group Dance (Thematic/Fusion)
Western Vocal Solo
Western Vocal Group
Unplugged Instrumental Solo (Guitar/ Violin)
The participant must either be a bonafide student pursuing a Three Year/Five Year LL.B. Degree Programme from a Law College/University recognized by the Bar Council of India or a student pursuing a course of study from any College/University recognized by the Government of India.
The ADR Competition and Trial Advocacy is open only to students pursuing Three Year/Five Year LLB Degree Programme in any Law College/ Law Schools and Faculties/Universities, Departments of Law in India recognized by the Bar Council of India.
‘Let’s Teach’ is open to Research Scholars as well as participants pursuing LL.M from any Law College/ Law Schools and Faculties/Universities, Departments of Law in India recognized by the Bar Council of India.
An individual who wishes to participate in the National Law Fest 2021 shall make the required payment by duly filling the proforma through the link provided for the respective event (present in the rules of each competition/event) by March 6, 2021.
The fee structure: Registration fees for each event in the National Law Fest 2021 are provided in the rules of the respective event.
Once an individual from a College/University has registered themselves for an event then he/she CANNOT alter their registration.
Course Of Event
The participants in each event are requested to ensure that they have completed the registration process before the start of the Inaugural Function.
The competition is conducted through online platforms Zoom and Google Meet. The meeting ID, Password, and Link will be communicated to the participants before the event by the organizers of the respective event.
All participants should have good access to the internet and be able to access the above said online platform with a good camera. This is a mandatory requirement for participation.
Participants are to use Laptops and Smartphones with good cameras during the course of the events. The use of Laptops is mandatory for Trial Advocacy and ADR Competitions. And the same though not compulsory is preferred for the rest.
The winner of an individual competition gets a total of 100 points while the runner-up gets 50 points.
The winners of a team competition get a total of 70 points while the runners up get 35 points.
The Law College/University which has the highest points overall will win the DAS NATIONALE GESETZ FEST 2021 Trophy.
E- Certificates will be given to all participants. E- Certificate of Merit will be given to the winners as well as to the runners-up. The winners of each competition will be given a cash prize too.
For rules, competition format, and proforma for registration of the individual events, click on the links given below
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