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The 2018 Problem 

  • Official Version: Word Version | PDF Version
  • Compromis and Corrections/Clarifications (One Document): Coming soon
  • Other versions: In the case of a discrepancy, the official English version supersedes any of the versions listed below. A translated version of the Problem may serve as the official version of the Problem for the purpose of your Qualifying Rounds only if your Rules Supplement specifically replaces the English version with the translated version. In such case, the replacement is effective ONLY for your Qualifying Rounds. Please contact your Administrator if you have any questions. 

Corrections and Clarifications

The Corrections and Clarifications form will be made available on Jessup Team Homepages on 19 September 2017. Only registered Teams will be able to access the form. Requests for Corrections and Clarifications are due on 16 October 2017. The Corrections and Clarifications to the 2018 Problem will be released here.

Basic Materials

First Batch of Basic Materials

Second Batch of Basic Materials (13 December 2017)

Media Sources

2018 Jessup Problem Panel at ILW

The 2018 Jessup Problem Panel will be held during the 2017 International Law Weekend Conference, October 19-21, 2017, in New York City. Experts on the panel will discuss some of the key topics in the 2018 Jessup Problem. 

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