About the competition
G D GOENKA – CIArb (India) INTERNATIONAL VIRTUAL COMMERCIAL ARBITRATION COMPETITION, 2020
With an objective to raise the standards of Clinical Legal Education in India, the GD Goenka University, School of Law announces G D Goenka – ClArb (India) International Virtual Commercial Arbitration Competition, 2020 from November, 28-29, 2020.
Moot Court Competitions, which is a mandatory part of law curriculum in our law school offers a practical and application-based approach to learning of law. It gives the law students, the necessary free space to interpret and analyze legal provisions in the context of a given legal regime, while trying to solve a practical problem. The GDGU School of Law is dedicated to promote this aspect of legal training for ensuring a wholesome legal education and the GD Goenka -CIArb Arbitration Competition is an endeavour of the School of Law in this direction.
G D Goenka- CIArb Arbitration Competition is based on International Commercial Arbitration Law Regime. India is a progressive and developing nation promoting fair, competitive and innovative trade practices and creating a healthy environment in national and international market for consumer welfare and economic growth. This competition theme shall allow the participants to analyze the weak policy structures in the domestic implementation of international concerns. It further seeks to provide a gateway to reflect on solutions for similar disputes globally.
|DAY 1: November 28, 2020 INAUGURAL Saturday|
|09:00||Introduction to the event||Mr. Karan Arora|
|09:10||Welcome Address||Prof. (Dr.) Tabrez Ahmad, Vice Chancellor, GD Goenka University and Dean,
School of Law, GD Goenka University
|09:15||Sharing of thoughts||Prof. (Dr.) Suku Bhaskaran, President, GD Goenka University|
|09:20||Words of wisdom||Dr. Lalit Bhasin, Senior Advocate Supreme Court of India, President CIArb (India) &
Chief Patron, GD Goenka-ClArb International Commercial Arbitration Moot Competition, 2020
|09:30||Special Address||Hon’ble ML Justice K.G. Balakrishnan, Former Chief Justice of India &
Former Chairperson, Human Rights Commission.
|09:50||Vote of Thanks||Prof. (DO Anil Dawra, Proctor, GD Goenka University
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|DAY 2: November 29, 2020 Valedictory Ceremony Sunday|
|04:00||Background to the event||Ms. Malvika Arora|
|4:05 pm||Welcome Address||Prof. (Dr.) Tabrez Ahmad, Vice Chancellor and Dean, School of Law, GDGU|
|4:10 pm||Sharing of thoughts||Prof. (Dr.) Suku Bhaskaran, President, GDGU|
|4:15 pm||Key report and reflection of the event||Moot Court Committee|
|4:20 pm||Sharing of thoughts||DL Lalit Bhasin, Senior Advocate Supreme Court of India, President CIArb(lndia), Chief
Patron, GD Goenka-CIArb International Commercial Arbitration Moot Competition, 2020
|4:25 pm||Valedictory Address||Dr. Michael Hwang S.C., Former Chief Justice of the Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC) Courts|
|4:45 pm||Declaration of results||Moot Court Committee|
|4:55 pm||Vote of Thanks||ML Shreyas Vyas, Faculty I/C Moot Court Committee, School of Law, GDGU|