About the Organiser
In 1981, Shri Vile Parle Kelavani Mandal (SVKM) established the Narsee Monjee Institute of Management Studies (NMIMS) to meet the growing demand for management education. With a legacy of 38 years, NMIMS has grown to be one of the top 10 B-schools in India. It has also emerged as a multi-disciplinary, multi-campus University and fourteen constituent schools, of which Kirit P Mehta School of Law is one. Established in the year 2013 approved by the Bar Council of India aims to provide a Law School with a global focus and international outreach dedicated to advance human dignity, social and economic welfare, and justice through knowledge of the law.
Details about the Event
The first-ever SVKM NMIMS KPMSOL’s International Moot Court Competition was held on the theme of ‘Data Privacy’ in 2019. The second international competition was held on the theme of ‘International Environment Law’ which was originally scheduled for March 2020. Since we were hit by the pandemic, the competition had to be postponed and was successfully conducted on a virtual platform in August 2020. The previous edition last year, saw a participation of over 200+ students from across the world with pertinent teams from international institutions being a part of the competition with the presence of over 60 esteemed legal luminaries from the Supreme Court, various high courts, and prestigious law firms across the country.
The SVKM’s NMIMS Kirit P Mehta School of Law’s 3rd International Moot Court Competition is scheduled from 20th – 22nd August 2021 on the theme of National Security v. International Investment. The proposition for this edition has been drafted by the prestigious law firm, Economic Laws Practice.
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About the Theme
International investment has become a medium to reach growth and is a vital device to be used as a business strategy. Therefore, it becomes extremely important to understand the underlying issues and build up good knowledge around this topic because it leads to the expansion of a Firm’s financial and management resources.
The regulations governing international investments are relatively new and thus, require the identification of various practical aspects which can later become an issue under the same. This is because such transactions come with the innate threat of jeopardizing the national security of a state. Hence, with the said theme, the objective is to put an effort in order to navigate across a range of complex issues. Also, to reflect over the different laws depending on the facts and scope present.
All students enrolled bona fide in an undergraduate i.e. 3 years/ 5 years and postgraduate law program conducted by any college or university shall be eligible for participation in the SVKM’s NMIMS Kirit P Mehta School of Law’s 3rd International Moot Court Competition. Each College/University/Institution shall be allowed to register only one team in the competition.
The event will be conducted by means of a virtual platform.
Teams can provisionally register themselves by sending an email with the details of the participating team and college name at: email@example.com. The details of the final registration will be intimated soon.
Registration Fee: INR 2, 500/- (Details regarding payment will be notified soon)
The following awards will be presented:
- Best Team
- First Runner’s up
- Best Memorial
- Best Speaker
All participants will be presented with e-Certificates of Participation. All the winners of awards will be presented with Prizes worth 1.5 Lakh Rupees, Internship Opportunities, and e-certificates of Merit.
- The Last Date for Registration: July 10, 2021
- Last Date for Clarifications: July 15, 2021
- The Last Date for Submission of Memorial: August 7, 2021.
- Oral Rounds: August 20-22, 2021
For more information contact us at –
- Yusuf Kathawala, Chairperson: 9967904652
- Adwaita Bhattacharyya, Vice-Chairperson: 9382132436
- Shreeya Agrawal, Vice-chairperson: 76210801110
All information about the SVKM’s NMIMS Kirit P Mehta School of Law’s 3rd International Moot Court Competition shall be communicated through the official website: https://imcc.nmims.edu/