Important note: The 2020 Competition scenarios will introduce more client “personality” issues to test teams’ non-legal skills. This will reflect the types of situations faced in the international competition, as agreed at the 2019 AGM.
Topic: The law topic is Damage to Property (Civil Law). This includes nuisance, negligence and trespass but excludes Landlord and Tenant Law.
Regionals on Saturday 15th February 2020: teams need to be at the venue by 11.30am. The events should finish by 6pm.
South West Regional: hosted by the University of South Wales in Cardiff.
Teams taking part: Birmingham, Cardiff, Exeter, Oxford Brookes, Plymouth, Reading, South Wales, Swansea, West of England, Westminster, Worcester, Winchester.
Southern Regional: hosted by London South Bank University.
Teams taking part: Brighton, East Anglia, Essex, Hertfordshire, Kent, Law Moorgate, Middlesex, Royal Holloway, South Bank, Sussex, UCL Warwick.
Northern Regional: hosted by Sunderland University.
Teams taking part: Central Lancashire, De Montfort, Hull, Leicester, Liverpool Hope, Manchester Met, Newcastle, Nottingham Trent, Sheffield, Sheffield Hallam, Sunderland.
National Finals: 14th March 2020 hosted by University College London.
International Competition: 15-18th April 2020. To be hosted by Stetson University College of Law, Tampa, Florida, USA.