The Story Behind Our Competition

The Story of how we evolved from a National Level Tournament to International One

Highlights OF National Moot Court Competition 2017
(NMCC 2017)

It was a three day event which included registration, exchange of memorials, and briefing of the participants, cake cutting ceremony followed by a gala dinner was organized, to celebrate the very first National level Moot Court Competition hosted by Kirit P. Mehta School of Law, NMIMS. Second and third day were for the moot rounds and the participants got a good opportunity to engage in some salubrious interactions with the opponent teams as well as the other participating teams, and strike new ties.

The participants of the event came from 30 colleges across India, and were judged by renowned luminaries such as Hon’ble Justice R.K. Agrawal(Retd.), Senior Advocate from Supreme Court and High Court, Partners and Associates from firms like Khaitan & Co, Nishith Desai Associates, Economic Law Practices, ALMT Legal, Lakshmikumaran & Sridharan etc. 

The moot problem for NMCC 2017 was an array of contemporary international tax issues. The compromise explores issues that penetrate into basic tenets of taxation law such as International Business Restructuring, Double Taxation Avoidance Agreement and General Anti Avoidance Rules. 

 

Awards

  • Winner Team – Hidayatullah National Law University, Raipur.
  • Runner-up team- Indian Law Society, Pune.
  • Best Memorial Award- Symbiosis Law School, Hyderabad. 
  • Best Speaker Award- Ms.Shreya Mohapatra, Indian Law Society, Pune.