2 years ago

5 June, 2016


Organised by:
UNSW Law Society

Applications are now open for the QUT National Torts Moot. This competition was formerly known as the Shine Torts Moot.

Before applying for this moot, please ensure that you have read and understood the External Competitions Policy (available here: http://www.unswlawsoc.org/competition-resources/).

This entry-level moot provides students with an excellent opportunity to experience the challenges and rewards of an intervarsity mooting competition and improve their knowledge of tort law. A team of 4 competitors will be selected to compete at the Queensland University of Technology in the first week of August. Competitors’ expenses will attract the financial support of the UNSW Law Society.

All students who have participated in internal and/or external mooting competitions are encouraged to apply. Knowledge of tort law is required. Competitors must be available to prepare during the mid-year break.

The key dates for this competition are as follows:

Applications open on Wednesday 25 May.
Applications close on midnight Sunday 5 June.
Applicants will be informed of results by 8 June.
Problem question released on date Friday 10 June.
Appellant written submissions are due by 1 July 1pm. Respondent submissions are due by 15 July 1pm.
The competition will be held between 1 - 5 August.

If you have any questions about the moot or the application, please contact the External Mooting Director, Chris Chiam at external.mooting@unswlawsoc.org.

Application form: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1mMtf-hpkDrlsZ0dKqs4Ym72FSfgR5vbggpZaGQquvxI/viewform