Remembering Professor S.P. Sathe 17th International Moot Court Competition, 2023

Academic Partners: Singapore International Arbitration Centre (SIAC) and Centre for Trade and Investment Law (CTIL), Indian Institute of Foreign Trade (IIFT), Savitribai Phule Pune University, Pune (SPPU). 

Knowledge Partners: SCC Online and Eastern Book Company

About the Event:

Professor S. P. Sathe Foundation, set up by the Indian Law Society, organises “Remembering S.P. Sathe Event” every year that consists of a Public Memorial Lecture, a Moot Court Competition, and a Conference at ILS Law College, Pune on a specific theme with a view to commemorate his contribution to Indian Jurisprudence and Social Action and to encourage the academic pursuit of law students.

Theme of the  Professor S. P. Sathe, 17thInternational Moot Court Competition, 2022-23 Moot Court Competition:

The theme of the moot problem is based on International Investment law, Foreign Direct Investment and Investor-State dispute settlement. 

Timeline of the Competition:



Release of the problem 23  December 2022
Registrations open 23 December 2022
Registrations close 25 January 2023
Last date for seeking clarifications 26  January 2023
Release of clarifications 28 January 2023
Memoranda submission deadline 5   February 2023
Announcement of teams qualifying for oral rounds 15 February 2023
Confirmation of travel itinerary by email 25 February 2023
Draw of lots, exchange of memorials and inauguration ceremony 24 March 2023
Preliminary Rounds (1 & 2) and Quarter Finals (if conducted) 25 March 2023
Semi-finals, Finals and Valedictory Ceremony 26 March 2023

Click Here for detailed brochure. 

Click Here for the  the moot proposition.

Click Here for the Rule book and follow the registration process given therein.

After payment of fees, please fill the google form ( link of this form is given in Rule book on page 5) and submit.

Faculty Convenors:

Prof. Dr. Deepa Paturkar, Principal (Additional Charge)

Ms. Divya Mittal, Faculty in-charge, Advocacy Skills Acitvities

Student Convenors:

Ms. Saee Hingmire, Student Convenor (+91 7720035408)

Ms. Khushi Agarwal, Student Co-convenor (+91 83068 82855)

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