Friday, July 16, 2010

Mercer Announces New Moot Court Competition in Legal Ethics

Announcing the First Annual Mercer Law School Moot Court Competition in Legal Ethics & Professionalism
Mercer University Walter F. George School of Law, home of the Mercer Center for Legal Ethics and Professionalism, will host the only national moot court competition focusing on legal ethics and professionalism.  The competition will take place November 12-13, 2010 at Mercer Law School in Macon, Georgia.
The competition will consist of the submission of an appellate brief, as well as several rounds of oral argument.  Rounds will begin on Friday November 12, with a reception Friday night at the Georgia Music Hall of Fame.  The competition will conclude with a final round late Saturday afternoon.
The competition rules will be posted by September 1, 2010.  The problem will be released on September 15, 2010, and briefs are due (by e-mail and postmark) by midnight on October 15, 2010. 
Early registration deadline is August 23, 2010.  Early registration is $300 for one team, or two teams may register for $500.  After August 23, registration will be $350 for one team and $600 for two teams.

[Alan Childress, from the AALS Section on PR listserv]

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