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1st RMLNLU-SCC Online® Media Law Moot Court Competition, 2013

The 1st RMLNLU-SCC Online® Media Law Moot Court Competition, 2013 witnessed twenty-seven participating teams arguing on a problem authored by Mr. Anand Shankar Jha, Advocate, Supreme Court of India. Gandhinagar National Law University, Amity Law School, Delhi, National University of Advanced Legal Studies, Kochi and Hidayatullah National Law University emerged as the semi-finalists. The Final rounds saw NUALS, Kochi and Amity Law School, Delhi put forth their best arguments and judged by a noteworthy bench of Hon’ble (Mr.) Justice D. K. Arora, Hon’ble (Mr.) Justice D. P. Singh, Hon’ble (Mr.) Justice K. D. Shahi, Judges of the High Court of Allahabad, Hon’ble (Mr.) Justice Sanjib Banerjee, Judge of the Calcutta High Court and Shri Surendra Malik, Director, Eastern Book Company. The competition ended ceremoniously with a valedictory function which saw the Chief Guest, Shri Salman Khurshid, Hon’ble Minister for External Affairs, Guest of Honour, Shri D. K. Shahi, retired Judge of the Hon’ble Allahabad High Court and Special Guest Shri Surendra Malik, Director, Eastern Book Company gracing the event and awarding the deserving participants.

WINNERS: The team from National University of Advanced Legal Studies, Kochi, comprising:

  • Lakshmi Menon
  • Miriam Jacob
  • Shreyas B. Bhushan

RUNNERS’- UP: The team from Amity Law School, Delhi, comprising:

  • Ravin Kapur
  • Chitrangada Sharma
  • Mrinal Verma

BEST MEMORIAL: The team from Amity Law School, Delhi.

BEST SPEAKER: Lakshmi Menon, National University of Advanced Legal Studies, Kochi.