3rd NLS Animal Protection PIL Competition [19th-21st Apr]

3rd NLS Animal Protection PIL Competition [19th-21st Apr]

The Society for Non-Human Persons (SNHP), at the National Law School of India University, Bangalore, will be hosting the 3rd edition of the NLS Animal Protection PIL Competition, presented by Humane Society International, India.

Dates: 19th to 21stApril 2019

SNHP strives to improve the welfare of animals and increase awareness of animal rights in society, especially in the legal community. The NLS Animal Protection PIL Competition is the brainchild of the committee.

Important Dates:

  • The last date for submitting clarifications: 10th March 2019
  • Last date for registration: 15th March 2019

The competition will be held over two stages: memorial qualification round and oral rounds.

Eligibility:

  • All law schools, faculties of law and other Universities offering a law-related degree program are eligible to participate in the Competition. Each participating University can send up to 3 teams. Members of the team must be valid Undergraduate students pursuing a recognized Bachelor of Law program.
  • Cross University teams are also allowed in the competition. This means that the members of a team need not be from the same University. However, each member of the team must be valid Undergraduate students pursuing a recognized Bachelor of Law program.

Team Composition: A team can have a minimum of two members, and a maximum of three. Each team must specify the two team members who would be speaking in a round, prior to commencement of that particular round.

Registration Fee: Rs. 4,500

In case of any queries, write to appc@nls.ac.in.

The Rules for the competition can be found here.

Same-university teams can register for the event here.

Cross-university teams can register for the event here.

Schedule for the competition can be found here.