Have you ever wondered what it would be like to create a niche for yourself in the most coveted profession in the country? That of the judiciary? Have you felt a surge of thrill while perusing judgements and finding out the intrinsic legal principles used in them? Does reading the judgements of V. R. Krishna Iyer with his opulent vocabulary fill you with awe?
Then you, dear friend, certainly has a fleur for the judicial service. And what better way than to test it by attempting to give a judgement to a hypothetical case.
The National University of Advanced Legal Studies (NUALS), Kochi, in connection with Naalam 2k18 brings forth, the perfect opportunity to display your skills as the quintessential jurist with the Judgement Writing Competition.
The rules for the event are as follows:
This will be an online event.
It shall be open to all Law students.
The event shall also be a team event.
The team shall comprise of 2 members.
The Registration fees for the event shall be INR 100 per team (i.e., Rs. 50 per person).
To register, please click on this link here.
(Please Note : Kindly choose the event as NLM09 – Judgement Writing for the same).
Participants shall be given the case for which judgement has to be written by 1st February 2018.
The Case shall also be uploaded in Lawctopus and be made available from the afore-mentioned date.
Participants shall have to submit their entries as Word Document to firstname.lastname@example.org before 12.00 pm on 10th February 2018.
The entries shall be in Times New Roman, Font Size 12 , line spacing 1.5.
The judgement shall not be more than 3000 words.
It shall be submitted to the given email ID with the tagline “Written Submission JW – Name of Participant1, Name of Participant 2 – Name of College”.
Entries shall be evaluated on the basis of language, format, knowledge and use of legal principles, style of writing, etc.
The 1st Prize shall be INR 6000 and the 2nd Prize INR 4000. There shall be no 3rd prize.
It is to be noted that registration for the event shall close by 10th February 2018 by 11.00 am.
The results for the Event shall be declared on the Official Naalam Page, http://www.facebook.com/nualsnaalam and shall also be intimated to the winners. For more details, please contact:
This post was first published on: January 16, 2018