Final Round of Bass Berry & Sims Intramural Moot Court Competition
Judge Thomas Hardiman of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit, Judge Kermit Lipez of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the First Circuit, and Judge Jane Branstetter Stranch '78 of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit will preside over the final round of the Bass Berry & Sims Intramural Moot Court Competition this Friday, February 3.
Finalists include the team of Adele El-Khouri and Scott Farmer, representing the Petitioner, and Tracy Hancock and Katherine Matic, representing the Respondent.
More than 140 members of the Class of 2013 participated in this year's competition, arguing a complex First Amendment question about the interaction of the Government Speech Doctrine and the Establishment Clause. The final round will begin at 6 p.m. in Flynn Auditorium.
Each year, the Bass, Berry & Sims Intramural Moot Court Competition is open to all 2Ls and 3Ls. All competitors must write an appellate brief and present two rounds of oral arguments in front of a panel of judges. Thirty competitors are selected each year for the Vanderbilt Moot Court Board based on their combined brief and oral scores.
|Date: Feb 03, 2012|
Time: 06:00 PM to 08:00 PM