The Y.K. Sabharwal Moot Court Competition aims to foster and cultivate interest in constitutional law and philosophy. The Competition aims to challenge participants to engage in research on cutting-edge questions plaguing the best scholars in the field. The Competition shall be held in the New Delhi, the city where the Constitution came to life.
- Only one team can submit memorials from an institution and all participants in a team must be from the same institution.
- The competition is open to students currently registered in any 5-year integrated undergraduate law degree/ 3-year undergraduate law degree/ LL.M in India.
Structure of the Competition
Twelve (12) teams will be selected through memorial eliminations to participate in the oral rounds in Delhi from 5th – 7th October 2018.
The Competition will require the participants to work on two (2) problems. The first problem will be used for memorial eliminations, preliminary oral rounds and the Quarter-Finals. The second problem will be used for the Semi-Finals and the Finals.
Provisional Registration must be done by sending a mail expressing interest to firstname.lastname@example.org. This mail must also contain the contact details of the Moot Court Committee’s Convenor/Faculty-in-charge.
Note: Participation in the moot court competition is by invitation only. However, the Universities/Colleges (and not individual teams) may send an email indicating an interest to participate in the competition. The Organising Committee shall retain discretion to consider such applications
Moot Problem-I to be released: Second week of June 2018
Last date for seeking clarifications on Moot Problem-I: 30th June 2018
Clarifications to Moot Problem-I: 5th July 2018
Deadline for Registrations: 20th July 2018
Deadline for submissions of Memorials: 14th August 2018
Release of Moot Problem-II: 20th August 2018
Memorial Elimination Results: 10th September 2018
Written Submissions for Moot Problem-II: 1st October 2018
Oral Rounds: 5th – 7th October 2018
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Moot Problem: Click here
Online Registration: Click here
For official notification, click here.