what is mooting?

The notion of “mooting” encompasses all gains and emotions that are brought by the participation in international law competitions. “Mooting” means team work, leadership, strive for victory and knowledge, practical experience, new contacts, a lot of fun etc. The moots are mock trials i.e. simulations of legal proceeding before the International Court of Justice, the European Court of Justice or some other international tribunal.

Opening ceremony of JESSUP
Final of BG JESSUP 2011