Southeast Asian Regional Rounds (“SEARR”) of the 24th Stetson International Environmental Law Moot Court Competition (“Stetson”)

Once again, the University of the Philippines Law Center through its Institute for International Legal Studies (UP-IILS), invites law schools from all over Southeast Asia to participate in the Southeast Asian Regional Rounds (“SEARR”) of the 24th Stetson International Environmental Law Moot Court Competition (“Stetson”). The SEARR will be held at the UP College of Law in Diliman, Quezon City, Philippines on January 7-9, 2020.

The International Finals of the Stetson International Environmental Moot Court Competition, which focuses on important global environmental challenges, is the most prestigious international environmental law moot court competition in the world. Since 1996, law students from universities all over the globe have participated in the Stetson Moot Court Competition, considering it an invaluable opportunity to meet and compete with representatives from universities around the world. For more information on Stetson, please refer to their website at https://www.stetson.edu/law/international/iemcc/.

In order to qualify for the Stetson International Finals, participants must compete in their respective regional competitions. Southeast Asian countries, in particular, are required to participate in the Southeast Asian Regional Round (SEARR) of the Stetson International Environmental Moot Court Competition before advancing to the International Finals.

 
 
REGISTRATION

The deadline for registration is on November 8, 2019, 5:00 p.m. (Manila time).

Registration information must be entered in this online form: https://forms.gle/Gb7qxTesHtuxnrWH7. Photos of team members must be sent via email (stetsonsearr@gmail.com).

A confirmation email will be sent to the teams upon filling out of the online Registration Form and receipt of the e-mail with the necessary attachments. 

 
 
PAYMENT INFORMATION
 
A registration fee of USD 120.00 (for non-Philippine teams) or PHP 6,000.00 (for Philippine teams) is required to participate in the 2019 Stetson Southeast Asian Regional Rounds (SEARR). Please refer to the following payment transmittal details:

Bank: Landbank of the Philippines

Branch: UP Extension Office

Account Name: UPD Trust Fund

Account Number: 3072-1007-18

SWIFT Code: TLBPPHMMXXX

Address: University of the Philippines, Diliman, Quezon City, Philippines 1101

Purpose: 2019 Stetson SEARR

 

All additional/related charges must be shouldered by the registering team, such that the amount received is at least USD 120.00/PHP 6,000.00. The transfer must indicate the name of the sending university (i.e. “University of the Philippines”).

The deadline for payment is November 8, 2019, 5:00 p.m. (Manila time).

Kindly send proof of payment (scan or photo of receipt) to stetsonsearr@gmail.com. Further inquiries may be sent to the same e-mail address. 

MEMORIAL DEADLINE

Memorials must be sent in via email (stetsonsearr@gmail.com) by November 15, 2019, 5:00 p.m. (Manila time).