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1992 Philip C. Jessup International Law Moot Court Competition

Compromis: Case Concerning the War in the Media Gulf (Atlantis v. Bergenia)

Topics: Acts of Aggression, Jus Ad BellumJus In Bello, Breach of a Treaty

Location: Mayflower Hotel, Washington, D.C.

Date: April 4, 1992

Jessup World Cup Champion
Universite de Paris I (France)
Team Members - Nina Ellin, Peter Griffin, Pierre Lastenouse, David Reed, Hywel Robinson

Runner Up
National University of Singapore (Singapore)
Team Members - Foo Shu Ching, Gregory Ganesmurthy, Tay Twam Lip Philip, Lim Lei Theng

Final Round Judges
Dr. Harry Almond, Jr. - United States National Defense University
Catherine Kessidejian - Professor of Law, University of Burgundy (France) 
Hon. Judge R.S. Pathak - President, Indian Society of International Law

Problem Authors
Dr. Harry Almond, Jr. - United States National Defense University
Dr. Francoise Hampton - University of Essex (United Kingdom)

Executive Director: Denise M. Hodge

Assistant Jessup AdministratorPamela M. Young 

Best Oralist (Championship Round): Peter Griffin, Universite de Paris I (France)

Best Oralist (Preliminary Rounds): Vicki Traulsen, Christian-Albrechts-Universiteit zu, Kiel (Germany)

Best Applicant Memorial (Richard R. Baxter Award): McGeorge School of Law, University of the Pacific (USA)

Best Respondent Memorial (Richard R. Baxter Award): University of Washington (USA) 

Best Memorial  - Int'l. Rounds (Alona E. Evans Award): University of Washington (USA)

Best Memorial - World Regional Rounds (Hardy C. Dillard Award)University of Washington (USA)

Best Memorial (US Regional Rounds - Rutgers Award): Hamline University (USA)

1992 Records: 

Number of Teams Worldwide: 242

Number of Teams at the International Rounds: 33

Number of Countries22

Number of Countries at the International Rounds22


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