Stetson University is hosting the International Finals of its Twenty-Second Annual International Environmental Moot Court Competition March 22-24, 2018, at its Gulfport campus, and is calling qualified ILS members to judge a round of the competition.
The theme for this year’s problem is responses to highly pathogenic avian influenza and transboundary wetlands. For a preview, you can find the record at www.stetson.edu/iemcc.
Times available for judging
Thursday, March 22, 2018
Preliminary Round 1:              6:00 p.m.-9:00 p.m. (check-in at 5:15 p.m.)
Friday, March 23, 2018
Preliminary Round 2:              9:00 a.m.-12:00 noon (check-in at 8:15 a.m.)
Preliminary Round 3:              1:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m. (check-in at 12:15 p.m.)
Preliminary Round 4:              5:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m. (check-in at 4:15 p.m.)
                                                                                                                        
To register as a judge, please complete the electronic judges’ registration form by Monday, March 5, available at https://stetsonlaw.formstack.com/forms/judge_registration_iemcc.
Check-in time is 45 minutes before the start of the round. You will be provided with the bench memorial and other materials as we get closer to the competition.
This year’s International Finals will have teams from Africa, Asia, Europe, North America, and South America. At least 20 teams are expected to participate.
Stetson has applied for CLE lecture credits for your time spent judging this competition and want to be sure you are aware of changes instituted by The Florida Bar: Effective December 13, 2013, attorneys cannot claim more than 9 credit hours for judging moot court or mock trial competitions during a three-year CLER reporting cycle.
Please feel free to share this with other colleagues who would be qualified to judge this competition. For more information please contact Prof. Roy Gardner gardner@law.stetson.edu.