Mooting Competition 2013-2014

Round four announced

Welcome to the semi-final round of the OUP and BPP National Mooting Competition 2013-2014.

All participating teams should have received full instructions by email, but some key documents (in pdf format) relating to this fourth round of the competition can be accessed here:

The deadline for return of round four results is Wednesday 28th May 2014. Results must be with OUP before 5pm on that day. It is the responsibility of the winning team to return the scores and we do require a hard copy returned by post or a scanned copy that is emailed through to us for our records.

In the event of any queries, or for more information about the OUP and BPP National Mooting Competition please don't hesitate to contact us by email:

Round four draw 2013-2014

  • Aston University v University of Gloucestershire
  • Durham University v London School of Economics
  • University of Brighton v Kaplan Law School
  • Queen Mary, University of London v University of East Anglia

Please note that the teams listed first in this draw are the home teams (appellants)

Schedule for the 2013-2014 competition

Round 1

Round 1

Round to commence:
Friday 11th October 2013
Results due:
Wednesday 4th December 2013

Round 2

Round 2

Round to commence:
Friday 6th December 2013
Results due:
Wednesday 5th February 2014

Round 3

Round 3

Round to commence:
Friday 7th February 2014
Results due:
Friday 28th March 2014

Round 4

Round 4

Round to commence:
Wednesday 2nd April 2014
Results due:
Wednesday 28th May 2014


Round 5 - the final

Round announced:
Friday 30th May 2014

Explanation of working days and deadline for exchanging documents

A ‘working day’ is the time between 9am and 5pm on a week day. No time on either Saturday or Sunday is considered a working day.

Exchanging Explained
Day of moot Time of moot Deadline for exchange
Monday Before 5pm Wednesday 3pm
Monday After 5pm Thursday 3pm
Tuesday Before 5pm Thursday 3pm
Tuesday After 5pm Friday 3pm
Wednesday Before 5pm Friday 3pm
Wednesday After 5pm Monday 3pm
Thursday Before 5pm Monday 3pm
Thursday After 5pm Tuesday 3pm
Friday Before 5pm Tuesday 3pm
Friday After 5pm Wednesday 3pm

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