Registration for the Entertainment Competition is officially closed.
|American University Washington College of Law|
|Arizona State University/Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law|
|Baylor Law School|
|Benjamin Cardozo School of Law|
|California Western School of Law|
|Chapman University/Fowler Law School|
|Florida A&M University College of Law|
|Fordham University School of Law|
|UC Hastings College of the Law|
|John Marshall Law School|
|Marquette University School of Law|
|South Texas College of Law|
|Southern Methodist University/Dedman School of Law|
|Southwestern School of Law|
|St. Mary's University, Texas|
|Texas A&M University School of Law|
|Texas Tech University School of Law|
|Thomas Jefferson School of Law|
|University of Miami|
|University of Mississippi|
|University of the Pacific/McGeorge Law School|
|University of San Diego School of Law|
|University of South Dakota School of Law|
|Villanova University School of Law|
On behalf of the Pepperdine University School of Law Moot Court Board, we would like to invite you to participate in Pepperdine's Seventeenth Annual National Entertainment Law Moot Court Competition to be held at the Law School in Malibu on November 15-16.
Each team, consisting of two or three students, will have the opportunity to argue novel entertainment law issues before some of the best entertainment lawyers in Los Angeles. Each school may enter only one team. In addition, the competition schedule allows the advocates to take advantage of sightseeing in Los Angeles and surrounding areas.
All teams argue three preliminary rounds. Advancement from the preliminary rounds to the elimination rounds is based on the teams' win/loss records, with point differentials used when necessary. Advancement during elimination rounds is single-elimination. A panel of judges will grade all of the briefs, and the average brief grades will count for 40% preliminary rounds, 20% quarter-finals, 10% semi-finals and 0% during the final round.
Registration is from May 12 through August 29. The registration fee is $525.00
and is due by Friday, August 29. The Competition is limited to the first 24 teams who submit the registration form and fee. Register early to confirm your spot.
|Registration||May 12–August 29|
|Problem and Rules Available||Friday, September 5|
|Brief Due (postmarked)||Tuesday, October 14|
|Competition||Saturday–Sunday, November 15-16|
We look forward to having you here in Malibu. If you have any questions, please contact the Moot Court Board's administrator, Patty Hayes, by phone: 310/506-4654,
fax: 310/506-7467 or e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com.
Tyler Johnson, Chair
National Entertainment Law Moot Court Competition