7th Edition

7th RMLNLU-SCC Online® International Media Law Moot Court Competition, 2019

The 7th edition of the RMLNLU-SCC Online® International Media Law Moot Court Competition, 2019 witnessed thirty-three teams arguing before a well-qualified and acclaimed panel of judges. The Semi-finals took place between Symbiosis Law School, Pune; Symbiosis Law School, Noida; West Bengal National University of Juridical Sciences, Kolkata, and National Law University, Jodhpur who managed to put forward elaborate and carefully crafted arguments. The West Bengal National University of Juridical Sciences, Kolkata emerged as the Winners, and National Law University, Jodhpur was Runners’- Up after a tenacious legal battle. The moot problem for this edition was drafted by Mr. Abhishek Dwivedi, advocate at Lucknow bench of the Allahabad High Court and was previously an Associate at Cyril Amarchand Mangaldas. The final bench for the grand finale comprised of Hon’ble (Mr.) Justice Moin, Addn. Judge Allahabad High Court (Lucknow Bench), Hon’ble (Mr.) Justice Lavania, Addn. Judge Allahabad High Court (Lucknow Bench), Mr. Vikramjit Banerjee, Additional Solicitor General of India, Mr. Murali Neelakantan, Principal, Amicus, and Mr. Abhishek Dwivedi collectively adjudged WBNUJS, Kolkata as the winners. The event culminated with the Valedictory ceremony, which saw coveted awards being handed over to the deserving participants and the encouraging words of wisdom by esteemed scholars and officials in the field of law.

WINNERS: The team from West Bengal National University of Juridical Sciences, Kolkata comprising of Aman Goyal, Shaurya Mittal, and Raksha Raina.

RUNNERS’-UP: The team from National Law University, Jodhpur comprising of Rishika Arya, Praneesh Goyal, and Anshika Chadha.

BEST  MEMORIAL: The team from National Law University, Odisha.

BEST SPEAKER: Eashwari Nair (Symbiosis Law School, Hyderabad).