With the feelings of exhilaration, great pride and honour, we present to you the 9th edition of the Amity International Moot Court Competition which is scheduled to be held on the 18th and 19th of October, 2019. A pièce de résistance of Amity University, AIM is the most awaited event organised by Amity Law School, Noida, Amity University, Uttar Pradesh. Amity International Moot Court Competition has been the “Annual Flagship Event” of ALS where teams from the country and around the world compete for the coveted trophy.
With all enthusiasm, the organising team is all set with the work and preparations for AIM,2019.
We will be updating with the live feeds of the events.
DAY 1 ( 18th October 2019)
Registration of the Participants
Preliminary Round 01
Preliminary Round 02
Draw of Lots and Memorial Exchange for Semi-Final Round
Day 2 (19th October 2019)
Tune in for live updates.
Day 1 (18th October)
Registration of the teams has been commenced.
Judges for the preliminary rounds arrived in the lounge.
Judges’ Briefing about the moot problem commenced.
Preliminary Round- 01 commenced.
Preliminary Round-01 has concluded and teams have proceeded for lunch.
Preliminary Round- 02 commenced.
Preliminary Round-02 has concluded.
Felicitation Ceremony of the honorable judges of the Preliminary Rounds.
The conduct of paperless Researchers’ Test.
After successful completion of the Preliminary Rounds, the results were announced for the teams qualifying for Semi-Finals.
The teams, in no particular order, are as follows-
Now, the Media Team sign out with the successful completion of Day 1 of the 9th Amity International Moot Court Competition,2019. Tomorrow we will get back with the Live Updates of Day 2 as well.
Day 02 ( 19th October,2019)
Top of the morning!
Welcome all to the second day of 9th Amity International Moot Court Competition,2019.
We are back with more updates of AIM’19. The final day of the battles begins.
The teams with glitter in their eyes and butterflies in their stomach have started their journey for the Semi-Final Round to compete for coming one step closer to their victory.
Esteemed Judges for the semi-rounds arrived.
The distinguished judges for the Semi-Final Bench are-
1. Mr. Nipun Bhatia, Vice-President, Legal League Consultant
2. Mr.Vihan Dang, Senior Associate, Mason and Associates
3. Mr. Dhruv Wahi, Senior Partner, Kocchar and Co.
4. Mr.Vishal Gehrana, Advocate on Record, Supreme Court of India
5. Mr. Varun Kumar, Principal Associate, Karanjawala and Co.
6. Mr.Pawan Kumar, Doctoral Scholar, Indian Law Institute, Fellow, Case Matrix Network Belgium
Judges’ Briefing about the moot problem commenced which was conducted by Mr.Indranil Banerjee, Co-Convener, AIM’19.
The Semi-Final Round commenced.
Declaration of results for the Semi-final rounds.
Team Code 22 and 04 qualified for the Final Round scheduled to begin at 11.30 AM.
The stage is all set for the Final Round of 9th Amity International Moot Court Competition,2019.
The Hon’ble Judges for the Final Rounds have arrived.
Judges for the Final Round have arrived in the Moot Court Hall and the battle for the coveted trophy is about to begin.
After successful completion of the Semi-final Round, a Felicitation Ceremony was conducted for the esteemed judges as the token of gratitude by the team of AIM’19.
The Final Round for AIM’19 have commenced. Team Code 04 is Applicant and Team Code 22 is Defendant.
The Hon’ble Bench for the Final Round is-
1. Hon’ble Mr. Justice Chander Shekhar, Delhi High Court
2. Hon’ble Mr. Justice Anup Jairam Bhambhani, Delhi High Court
3. Hon’ble Mr. Justice (Retd.) Rajesh Tandon, Delhi High Court
Pic: The Lordships
Applicants presenting their arguments before the Hon’ble Bench.
Respondent presenting their arguments before the Hon’ble Bench.
The audience seems to be engrossed in the proceedings.
The Final Round concluded.
Felicitation Ceremony of the distinguished judges of The Final Round Bench.
Valedictory Ceremony commences with all the Distinguished guests.
Valedictory Ceremony commences with lighting of lamp by Distinguished guests.
Valedictory ceremony commenced by delivery of welcome address by Prof.(Dr.) Shefali Raizada (Addl. Director\HOI Amity Law School,Noida). Ma’am appreciated all the 23 teams who participated in the AIM’19. She stated that our strategy is to plan, check and work and to do complete the task in innovative manner and enjoy the journey.
After this, few words was delivered by Prof. (Dr.) D.K. Bandyopadhaya (Chairman Amity Law Schools). Sir mentioned the appreciation and blessings by Founder President Sir,Dr. Ashok K. Chauhan for the success of the event.
Further, distinguished Guest of Honor, Hon’ble Mr. Justice Talwant Singh, High Court Delhi stated the importance of moot court competitions in the life of a law student. He regreted his non-participation in such competitions. He further discussed about the progression in the courts by shifting to electronic form. He wished everyone success in their respective career.
Further, distinguished Guest of Honor ,Hon’ble Ms. Justice Jyoti Singh,High Court Delhi encouraged the students by saying that all the students should do what they love and be passionate about it, then only a person will achieve success.
The winners of the magnificent event, AIM, 2019, who received the glittering trophies and cash prizes are as follows-
-Government Law College,Mumbai.
-Symbiosis Law School,Noida.
-Symbiosis Law School,Noida.
-Tanay Tiwari,Christ University.
-Aditi Richa Tiwari,Dharamshastra National Law University,Jabalpur.
Further, Vote of thanks was delivered by Ms. Bhavna Batra (Faculty Convenor AIM’19) wherein she thanked all students, faculty and HOI for the constant support and thanked the distinguished for gracing the occasion with their presence. Ma’am stated that success doesn’t come from doing something occasionally it comes from doing something constantly.
The valedictory ceremony concluded with reciting the National Anthem.
The flagship event of our college , the journey which we embarked upon, comes to an end.The 9th Amity International Moot Court ,2019 is officially closed.
We have achieved so much in the time we have been here and gained a lot ourselves too. This event is finished, but it does not really stop here, soon it will be time to be thinking about organizing the next one. We know we have enjoyed today immensely, so do the participants. Also, we would like to thank our organizing team for arranging the event enormously. Finally to our institution Amity Law School, Noida for providing us this opportunity.
Thus the blogging team signing off. See you next year. Till then just wanna say “unity is strength…when there is teamwork and collaboration,wonderful things can be achieved.”
Special thanks to
Faculty Convenor-Dr. Bhawna Batra
Faculty Co- Convener- Mr. Indranil Banerjee
Student Core Committee-Kajal Rajput
Simran Kaur Khurrana
Student Media Heads- Tanishka Grover and Akanksha Jindal