Introduction to Mooting

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This is a document designed to help the novice mooter avoid any embarrassing gaffes, and quickly learn the rudiments of mooting. It should be read in conjunction with the 'Mooting Competition Rules'.

Introduction

Presentation

The Speech

Research / Authorities

IMPORTANT NOTE:

All mooting teams should be particularly aware of the mooting rule that a copy of your authorities must be given to your opponents and the mooting officers by

LATE CITATIONS USUALLY MEAN DISQUALIFICATION FROM THE MOOT.

Further Information

It is extremely beneficial to read chapter 11 of Glanville William's book Learning the Law. The Observer Book of Moots is also useful.

Contacting the Mooting Officers

The mooting officers can be contacted for help and assistance as follows:


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