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moot

1. a discussion or debate of a hypothetical case or point, held as an academic activity
2. (in Anglo-Saxon England) an assembly, mainly in a shire or hundred, dealing with local legal and administrative affairs
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Activities like the Pakistan Law Moot competition offer students an unparalleled opportunity to strengthen their legal analytical, writing, and presentation skills.
Open to the 206 law schools currently approved by the American Bar Association, the first moot court competition will take place March 18 and 19, 2016, with first-day rounds at the Columbus School of Law and second-day final rounds at the Newseum.
Speakers at Durham Moot 2015 include the journalist and author of The Establishment Owen Jones; Simon Henig, leader of Durham County Council; and Dave Temple from the National Union of Miners.
A moot is a legal debate, based on a factual situation, where two teams of counsel, representing appellant and respondent, attempt to persuade the judges of the strength of their case by reference to legal authority.
He said that primary objectives of holding the historians moot are to discuss the role of historians in the present changing environment; to strengthen the discipline of history; to identify research areas; to facilitate research and development and to get feedback from the participants in the domain of historical research.
Dermot Cahill (Head of the School |of Law); Lord Chief Justice of England and Wales, Lord Thomas of Cwmgiedd and Stephen Clear (School of Law) open Bangor University's new moot court
com)-- Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices California Properties has recognized Michael Moot with the Chairman's Circle Gold award for his sales performance in 2013.
The Bread and Butter Theatre will entertain, plus there will be music from The Moot all from 11am-4pm, with free face painting and balloons from 11am-3pm.
The third session of the Maktoum bin Mohammed Al Maktoum Moot Court Competition at the GCC level was launched by the Dubai Courts.
PNN The Palestinian Centre for Human Rights (PCHR) will organize the International Criminal Law Moot Court Competition in the Gaza Strip on 07 and 08 September 2013.
Vis International Commercial Arbitration Moot, held every March in Vienna, Austria.
Price Media Law Moot Court Programme, which aims at increasing awareness about media law among law students, is all set to take place in Doha on Tuesday.