Monday, March 23, 2015
From the Price Media Law Moot Court Competition organizers:
We are delighted to share details of events that will be held in Oxford this week around the Price Media Law Moot Court Competition. We look forward to welcoming 40 universities from around the world, along with more than 100 judges, for a spirited week of mooting, debate and seminars. As always, you are free to come by and listen in on any of the arguments. They will begin Wednesday morning, March 25th, at 9.00 and run throughout Wednesday, Thursday and Friday. The complete schedule can be found here.
Highlights of the week include:
Tuesday, March 24, 1.00-4.00 (Gulbenkian Lecture Theatre, Oxford Law Faculty, St Cross Building)
Seminar in collaboration with The Guardian on “Religion, Secularism and the Public Sphere: New Challenges to the Rule of Law”. Speakers include Ms Gill Phillips (Director of Legal Services, The Guardian), Dr Nazila Ghanea (Associate Professor in International Human Rights Law, University of Oxford), Ms Asma Uddin (Legal Counsel, The Becket Fund), and Dr Michael Wiener (Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights). Professor Monroe Price will be chairing the discussion.
Wednesday, March 25, 1.30-2.30 (Seminar Room A, Manor Road Building)
Roundtable discussion with Price Moot Court Alumni. Join us for an exciting discussion about engaging with freedom of expression issues after the moot, as well as ideas on how to improve mooting skills, with Price Moot Court alumni from Egypt, Serbia, Croatia, India, and the UK.