Moot Court

Eighth Leiden – Sarin International Air Law Moot Court 6th-9th April 2017

We are very happy to let you know that, the Sarin Memorial Legal Aid Foundation from India and the International Institute of Air and Space Law of Leiden University in the Netherlands join forces with the Maltese Ministry of Tourism and the University of Malta, with the purpose of organising the eight edition of the International Air Law Moot Court Competition. The International Air Law Moot Court Competition is a unique opportunity for students seeking to gain experience in the development of arguments in the field of international law and international air law, while also establishing contacts around the world.

We invite Universities having an interest for international air law to send a team to the Competition which will be held from 6-9 April 2017 in Valletta, Malta.

Each University may send a team to the Competition which will last four days, including the semi-finals and finals.

The following documents can be found here below
– Case 2017
– Rules of Procedure
– National Rules of Procedure
– Time Schedule


The online registration form can be found here (registration deadline is 25 October 2016).

Registration fee
There is a registration fee of €150 (payment deadline 3 November 2016).  Note: Only those Indian teams that qualify for the International Rounds shall be required to deposit the aforementioned fee by 15th February, 2017.

Deadline for deposit of registration fee
– 3 November 2016 (for all teams not having a national round)
– 15 February 2017 (for winners national rounds)

Each team should bear its own travel costs (Accommodation and meals are provided by the organization for the duration of the moot court).

Instructions for payment registration fee

The payment of €150 needs to be transferred to the Leiden University account number:
IBAN: NL97RABO0102468818
Address: Schipholweg 105, 2315 XC Leiden, The Netherlands
Account name: Faculteit Rechtsgeleerdheid, Steenschuur 25, 2311 ES Leiden, The Netherlands
Please mention sap number: 1805165005. Without this number we cannot trace your payment.

–          SAP number:1805165005
–          Your university

INDIAN TEAMS NOTE: The National India Rounds (compulsory for all Indian teams) will be held on the 04th February, 2017 at the Army Institute of Law, Mohali. This will be a ONE day event. Exchange of memorials for teams participating in the National India Rounds will take place on the 3rd of February, 2017 – Opponent memorials will be emailed to the team at the email address provided at the time of registration. For registration in the National Rounds, please follow the same procedure as registration for the International Rounds, however only the qualifying teams shall be required to deposit the registration fee of EURO 150 by 15th February, 2017.

The top qualifying Indian teams will be entitled to participate in the International Rounds being held in Valletta, Malta.

For more information, please visit the pages dedicated to the Competition at and or send an e-mail to Deadline for registration is 25th October 2016.