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The 2016 James Braxton Craven, Jr. Moot Court Competition will be held February 2-4.

Oral Arguments

Thursday, February 2, 2017

  • Preliminary Round 1: 6:00 p.m. -- On Brief
  • Preliminary Round 2: 8:00 p.m. -- Off Brief

Note: Each team will be assigned the role of either Petitioner or Respondent for each of the following rounds as determined by a coin-flip.

Friday, February 3, 2017

  • Round of Sixteen: 2:00 p.m.
  • Quarterfinal Round: 4:00 p.m.
  • Banquet and Awards Ceremony: 7:00 p.m.

Saturday, February 4, 2017

  • Semi-Finals: 10:00 a.m.
  • Finals: 12:00 p.m.
  • Lunch for Final Round Competitors and Judges: 1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m.

The Final Round will be conducted in the Courtroom of the UNC School of Law or another location determined by the Craven Bench.

For detailed scoring information, please see the Craven Competition rules.

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