UPDATE: Extension of Dates and Announcement of Cash Prize have been added below
National Law School of India University and the United Nations Development Programme announce the 2019 UNDP-GEF-NLSIU-CEERA Moot Court Competition on Biological Diversity Law.
The Moot Court Competition is open to all students enrolled in a full time undergraduate/ postgraduate law course provided by a recognized College/Institution/University in India or abroad. There shall be a preliminary screening based on the memorials submitted by the Participating Teams, and only such teams selected under Clause 5 of these Rules shall be allowed to advance and participate in the Oral Rounds.
Teams intending to participate in the Competition shall register on or before January 26, 2019 with a Registration Fees of INR 10,000/- per institution/team. The mode of payment of Registration Fees shall be only through NEFT transfer.
The Bank Account and other details are contained in the Registration Form. Every Team shall send a scanned copy of the duly filled-in Registration Form, along with a soft-copy of the NEFT Transaction ID containing the payment details for the Registration Fee to [email protected] with the subject of the mail being “Registration for NLS-UNDP 2019 MOOT”
|Release of Moot Problem||November 19, 2018|
|Last date to seek clarifications||December 25, 2018|
|Last date for receiving physical copies of Registration Form and Fees||January 30, 2019|
|Date of Team Code allotment||February 2, 2019|
|Last date for receipt of Memorials (soft copy)||February 9, 2019|
|Announcement of Memorial Results||February 12, 2019|
|Submission of Memorials (physical copies)||February 20, 2019|
|Moot Court Competition||February 20-22, 2019|
In addition to Trophies, to prize winners and Participation Certificate, the following cash-prizes shall be given towards the Special Awards contained in Rule 8 of the Memorial Rules
- Winners: INR. 30,000/- (Indian Rupees Thirty Thousand only)
- Runners-Up: INR. 20,000/- (Indian Rupees Twenty Thousand only)
- Best Advocate: INR. 10,000/- (Indian Rupees Ten Thousand only)
- Best Memorial for Petitioner: INR. 7,500/- (Indian Rupees Seven Thousand and Five Hundred only)
- Best Memorial for Respondent. INR. 7,500/- (Indian Rupees Seven Thousand and Five Hundred only)
All queries, clarifications/ information- requests must be directed to [email protected]