11th GNLU International

Moot Court Competition 2019


Centre for WTO Studies - Indian Institute of Foreign Trade (CWS-IIFT)

(Academic Support Partner)

The Centre for WTO Studies was set up in the year 1999 to be a permanent repository of WTO negotiations-related knowledge and documentation. Over the years, the Centre has conducted a robust research programme with a series of papers in all spheres of interest at the WTO. The Centre has also created a specialised e-repository of important WTO documents, especially related to India, in its Trade Resource Centre. It has been regularly called upon by the Government of India to undertake research and provide independent analytical inputs to help develop positions in its various trade negotiations, both at the WTO and other negotiations such as the Free and Preferential Trade Agreements and Comprehensive Economic Cooperation Agreements.

Lakshmikumaran & Sridharan Attorneys

(Law Firm Partner)

Lakshmikumaran & Sridharan is a full service Indian Law Firm specializing in the areas of International trade, Taxation, Intellectual Property and Corporate Laws. Founded by V. Lakshmikumaran & Sridharan in 1985, the firm has 11 offices across India and is acclaimed for the legal acumen and the skill of its highly knowledgeable team of experts, attorneys and consultants. The firm is well known for its high ethical standards, quality of work and transparency in business dealings.

Lex Witness

(Legal Magazine Partner)

Lex Witness is a high quality monthly magazine with the power of fresh and original content that deals exclusively with legal subjects. Some of India top-notch practitioners and experts contribute to Lex Witness on subjects relevant to all stakeholders in this profession. Lex Witness, ever since its inception in 2009, has become India's most credible platform for legal luminaries to opine, comment and share their views. With an interesting blend of opinion pieces, commentary, reportage, analysis, interviews and movements, Lex Witness reaches out to the entire fraternity of General Counsels, Corporate Counsel, lawyers and law firms besides key decision makers, experts, policy makers, bureaucracy and the industry captains in India.


(Resource Partner)

Manupatra, a pioneer in online legal research in India since 2001, is India’s premier legal information resource. It is the largest content aggregator of Indian and International material, linking primary information, secondary material and proprietary analytical content. Over the years, Manupatra has reinvented legal research by including intuitive and smarter legal research tools with database access, thus strengthening a lawyer’s practice. Sophisticated legal research tools, which were the province of the privileged, has been brought to the masses by Manupatra


(Resource Partner)

Lawskills.in is an online platform which aims to bridge the gap between legal education and professional practice. They provide quality, skill-oriented, certification courses for law students, legal practitioners and the common man, to expand access to knowledge across all geographies and strata by creating equal opportunities to learn through standardised courses that are accessible to all.

Courses on LawSkills are modular, flexible, practical and relevant with updated course material. Designed and developed by practitioners who are renowned in their respective fields, each course includes theory along with practical and professional inputs, examples and case studies; all to make your understanding simpler.

Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations

(Knowledge Partner)

The Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) is ​a specialized agency of the United Nations that leads international efforts to defeat hunger. ​The goal of the organization is to achieve food security for all and make sure that people have regular access to enough high-quality food to lead active, healthy lives. With over 194 member states, FAO works in over 130 countries worldwide. To meet the demands posed by major global trends in agricultural development and challenges faced by member nations, FAO has identified key priorities on which it is best placed to intervene, and focuses on these areas.

World Trade Institute

(Organization Partner)

The World Trade Institute (WTI) is a leading academic institution dedicated to studies, teaching and research in international trade and investment regulation and economic globalisation and sustainability and they have an international, interdisciplinary focus on the interconnections between the fields of law, economics and political science.

IELPO LL.M. Programme

(Academic Support Partner)

The University of Barcelona's Master of Laws in International Economic Law and Policy (IELPO LL.M.) programme is an innovative masters programme aimed at equipping participants with in-depth knowledge, analytical tools and professional skills required of cutting-edge practitioners in all major fields of international legal and economic governance today. The programme features 10 months of learning from many of the most renowned experts from leading law and economics faculties, international and regional organizations, top law firms in the field and research centres around the world.