First place: $2,500
Second place: $1,000
Registration for the contest is now closed.
At 12pm ET on September 17—Constitution Day—contestants received via email the facts triggering emergency litigation before the federal court (expand "Emergency Moot Court Fact Pattern" below to view.)
Participants have until 11:59pm ET, Monday, September 21, to submit their emergency brief. Two finalists’ briefs will be selected and those finalists will be invited to participate in virtual oral arguments on November 16 before a three-judge panel (composed of former judges, former government officials, and other experts on constitutional law), which will select the winner.