INVITATION TO PARTICIPATE
The Institute for Maritime Affairs and Law of the Sea ("IMLOS") of the University of the Philippines ("UP") Law Center would like to invite universities from ASEAN member countries to the Southeast Asian Regional Rounds ("SEARR") of the 19th Stetson International Environmental Law Moot Court Competition ("Stetson") which will be held in UP College of Law in Diliman on January 7-9, 2015.
The International Finals of the Stetson, which will be held in Gulfport, Florida on April 16-18, 2015 is the most prestigious international environmental law moot court competition which focuses on important global environmental challenges. Since 1996, law students from universities all over the globe have participated in the Stetson. Information on the Stetson may be accessed at the Stetson Law website (http://www.stetson.edu/law/international/iemcc/).
In order to qualify for the Stetson International Finals, participants must compete regional competitions. This year, the SEARR of the Stetson will be held in the Philippines on January 7-9, 2015. Countries in the ASEAN composed of Indonesia, Cambodia, Laos, Malaysia, Brunei, Myanmar, Singapore, Thailand, Vietnam, and Philippines are required to participate in the SEARR before advancing to the International Finals. This would be a great opportunity for students in your school to meet and compete with other universities in the region.