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Case Concerning The Alfurnan Migrants

Capital Hilton, Washington, D.C.

March 31-April 6, 2013

Jessup World Champion: National Law School of India University (India)

Runner-Up: Singapore Management University (Singapore)

Final Round Judges:
Ronny Abraham - Judge, International Court of Justice
Xue Hanqin - Judge, International Court of Justice
Julia Sebutinde - Judge, International Court of Justice

Problem Authors:
Lead Authors - Quang Trinh and Derek Wong

Executive Director: Lesley Benn


Stephen M. Schwebel Best Oralist Award (Championship Round): Raag Yadava, National Law School of India University (India)

Best Oralist (Preliminary Rounds): Emily Burke, University of New South Wales (Australia)

Richard R. Baxter Award for Best Applicant Memorial: Universite de Luxembourg (Luxembourg)

Richard R. Baxter Award for Best Respondent Memorial: National Law University, Delhi (India)

Alona E. Evans Award for Best Memorial at the White & Case International Rounds: University of Bucharest (Romania)

Hardy C. Dillard Award for Best Combined Memorials of the National & Regional Rounds: Tie: Humboldt-Universitat Berlin (Germany) and Universite de Luxembourg (Luxembourg)

International Law Institute Award : Viorel Chiricioiu, University of Bucharest (Romania)


Awards Presented at the White & Case International Rounds

  1. Best New Team - Awarded to the most successful team from a country that had competed for three or fewer years.

    • Best New Team: University of Macau (Macau)

  2. Best Overall Side The Best Overall Applicant award is given to the team with the highest Applicant Memorial plus Applicant oral scores. The Best Overall Respondent award is, likewise, given to the team with the highest combined Respondent written and oral scores.

    • Best Overall Applicant: University of New South Wales (Australia)

    • Best Overall Respondent: Columbia Law School (United States)

  3. Best Applicant Memorial and Best Respondent Memorial

    • Best Applicant Memorial
    • 1. University of Bucharest (Romania)
    • 2. New York University School of Law (United States)
    • 3. Friedrich-Schiller-Universitat Jena (Germany)

    • Best Respondent Memorial
    • 1. Russian Academy of Justice (Russia)
    • 2. City University of Hong Kong (Hong Kong)
    • 3. Columbia Law School (United States)

    • Best Exhibition Memorial: Kyiv National Taras Shevchenko University (Institute of International Relations) (Ukraine)

      Best Exhibition Oralist (tie): Michelle Lang, University of Saskatchewan (Canada) and Bohdan Tokarskyi, Kyiv National Taras Shevchenko University (Institute of International Relations) (Ukraine)

      Best Exhibition Team: Universidad del Rosario(Colombia)


Spirit of the Jessup Award, Presented by the International Bar Association: Birzeit University (Palestine)

Pam Young Award: Roxanna Nazari and Maria Issaeva


MORE RESULTS & DOCUMENTS



THE COMPROMIS (Competition Problem)

  • Official Version: Word Format / PDF Format
  • French-language version: Word Format / PDF Format
  • A translated version of the Compromis may serve as the official version of the Compromis for the purpose of your National Rounds only if your National Rules Supplement specifically replaces the English version with the translated version. In such case, the replacement is ONLY effective for your National Rounds. Please contact your National Administrator if you have any questions.

CORRECTIONS AND CLARIFICATIONS TO THE COMPROMIS

  • Official Version: Word Format / PDF Format
  • French-language version:Word Format PDF Format
  • A translated version of the Corrections and Clarifications may serve as the official version for the purpose of your National Rounds only if your National Rules Supplement specifically replaces the English version with the translated version. In such case, the replacement is ONLY effective for your National Rounds. Please contact your National Administrator if you have any questions.

BASIC MATERIALS

The Basic Materials are a collection of sources designed to ensure that all teams, regardless of budget and access to research facilities, start from the same position. All Basic Materials will be posted to the ILSA Jessup website.



COMPETITION RULES

2013 Official Rules

The 2013 Official Rules of the Philip C. Jessup International Law Moot Court Competition were approved by the ILSA Board of Directors in August, 2012.


2013 Qualifying Round Rules Supplements

Rules Supplements as approved by the ILSA Executive Office.