VII Regional Future Moot Court Contest: Students at the Faculty of Law of the University of Tuzla have won second place in a regional competition in a simulated trial

Faculty of Law
Tuzla, 26 October 2018

 

 

 

 

In the period from 12 to 15 October 2018 in Bitola (Macedonia), the seventh regional Futura Moot Court contest was held in a simulated trial in front of the European Court of Human Rights, organized by Civil Rights Defenders. Eight faculties from Serbia, Macedonia and Bosnia and Herzegovina and over 60 students and members of the academic staff participated in this competiton.

 

 

Studenti Pravnog fakulteta Univerziteta u Tuzli osvojili drugo mjesto na regionalnom takmičenju u simuliranom suđenju

 

 

The members of the Moot Court of the ‘Universitas’ Club of the Faculty of Law of the University of Tuzla at this prestigious competition have won the second place and, at the same time, they are the best ranked law faculty in the area of Bosnia and Herzegovina. Participation in this competition was preceded by intensive preparations for solving a complex hypothetical case based primarily on the protection of rights guaranteed by the European Convention on Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms.


Addressing the argumentation and counter argumentation of members of the 'advocacy clubs' of all law faculties from the countries of the region took place before the judges' councils, composed of judges of the highest court instances from countries of the region and the world, such as: Boštajn M. Zupančić, former ESLJP judge in Strasburg, Margarita Caci Nikolovska, Vice-President of the Constitutional Court of BiH, Aleksandra Martinović, President of the Constitutional Court of the FBiH, Bosa Nenadić, former President and Current Judge of the Constitutional Court of the Republic of Serbia, Nataša Gaber Damjanovska, Judge of the Constitutional Court of the Republic of Macedonia and many others.


The students representing the Faculty of Law of the University of Tuzla and Moot Court ‘Universitas’ are Paloma Andrić, Selma Kunić, Amar Kavgić, Husić Amila, Hasanović Azra, Mešić Faruk and Sarić Samra. The team was led by Prof. Dr. Mahmutović Dževad and the assistant Iveljić Maja and Smajić Almira.

 

 

STUDENTS AT THE FACULTY OF LAW OF THE UNIVERSITY OF TUZLA HAVE WON SECOND PLACE IN A REGIONAL COMPETITION IN A SIMULATED TRIAL