Justice R.K. Tankha Memorial Moot Court Competition

Second NLIU-Justice R.K. Tankha Memorial International Moot Court Competition, 2017

It gives us immense pleasure to announce that the National Law Institute University, Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh, India (NLIU, Bhopal) is organising the 2nd NLIU-Justice R.K. Tankha International Moot Court Competition, 2017 from 17th February to 19th February, 2017 in the fond memory of Late Justice R.K. Tankha.

The rounds of the previous editions of the moot have been judged by immensely respected legal luminaries like Hon'ble Justice A.K. Patnaik, Former Judge, Supreme Court of India, Hon'ble Justice S.C. Sharma, Judge, High Court of Madhya Pradesh, Hon'ble Justice Sheel Nagu, Judge, High Court of Madhya Pradesh, Late Mr. Goolam Vahanvati, Attorney General of India and Mr. Gopal Subramniam, Solicitor General of India to name a few.

Also it is worth mentioning that the national edition of the Competition held the distinction of offering the highest awards to prize winners. The total prize money was Rs. 2,50,000 which included prizes like Best Team, Runners-Up, Best Speaker, Best Researcher etc.

The participants will go through extensive mooting rounds to ensure that only the two best Teams reach the Final Round of Arguments. All participants will also be required to present their Written Submissions tentatively a month prior to the Competition. The Moot Court Competition will be conducted over 3 days where the participating teams go through two Preliminary Rounds of Argument where they would be arguing each side once, Octo-Final Round of Argument (the inclusion for this round is dependent on the number of participating teams, the exact number for which will be released after the registration deadline), the Quarter-Final Round of Arguments, the Semi-Final Round of Arguments and finally, the Final Round of Arguments.

The Moot Court Association of the National Law Institute University would like to invite a team from your esteemed University/College to participate in this enriching experience. In upholding its long tradition of hospitality, the organizers of the competition will provide accommodation, food and intra-city conveyance for all the participants during the days and for the purposes of the competition.

The Moot Compromis along with the Rules and Registration Forms for the moot find below:

Contact :

Mr. Gaurav Sharma
Moot Court Association
National Law Institute University, Bhopal
+91 9644751674

Ms. Madhura Khandekar
Moot Court Association
National Law Institute University, Bhopal
+91 8871327392