Judgment Writing Competition: SLSG, Career Point University

About the Organizing University

Located in the lap of nature, the Career Point University was established by Government of Himachal Pradesh Act No 12 of 2012 under Sec 2(f) of UGC Act 1956. The University is recognized by UGC and is a member of AIU.

SLSG: The School of Legal Studies and Governance was set up in 2014 with BALLB program. Later the School took a leap by starting LLM and PhD programs.

About the Judgment Writing Competition 2022

School of Legal Studies and Governance, Career Point University Hamirpur (H.P) Organizing the 3rd Online Judgment Writing Competition, 2022.

The Judgment writing competition entails to capture the art of decision making in budding lawyers aspiring to join the reputed judicial services and to unfold the dynamic role of the Judges in relation to society.

The judgment writing competition involves a comprehensive approach towards law in terms of theory and implication of law. The legal arguments on facts and situation with legal precedents and reasoning pave way for judgment writing. This shall be an online event.

Rules & Regulations

Guidelines and essential information for the Online Judgment Writing Competition- 2022 are as under:

Important Dates

Last Date of RegistrationApril 15, 2022
Last Date for Queries regarding Rules of the CompetitionApril 15, 2022
Releasing of Individual CodesApril 19, 2022
Last Date for Submission of the Soft CopiesApril 21, 2022
ResultsApril 25, 2022

Note: Kindly note that the timeline is tentative and subject to change.


  • The submission is open to all Law Students registered in Graduate/Post Graduate Course in any Institution/ College/ University.
  • The students can register themselves as a team of 2 or may also seek single registration.
  • There is no restriction on the number of entries from any college or university.
  • The participants shall write a single opinion. Multiple opinions/dissenting opinions are not allowed.

Format Guidelines

  • Language: The language for writing the judgment shall be in English only.
  • Word limit: Maximum of 5000 words (including foot notes).
  • Main Text: Times New Roman, font size 12, double spacing, justified, with a margin of an inch on all sides.
  • Footnotes: Times New Roman, font size 10. Substantive footnotes are accepted.
  • Citation Mode: Any uniform method of citation is allowed.
  • Page numbers must be at the bottom center.

Submission Procedure

  • A cover page stating the name of the competition, the name of participant’s institution and the names of student author, with the signature of student author.
  • Only single author is permitted.
  • The Judgment Writing shall begin on the next page. The first page of Judgment must contain Team Code, Name of the Court, Title, Number of the Case, Date of Delivery of Judgment, Nature of the Case (Civil/Criminal/Writ).
  • Do not state any matter in the judgment (except the cover page) that might reveal your identity or of your institution.
  • All the Judgments must be saved and sent as PDF file. The title of the file must be in the following format CPUH_JWC_ TEAM CODE.
  • The participants who register for the event shall be provided with a Unique Registration Code which shall be used for all further communication and submission of the write-up.
  • The write-ups shall have no plagiarism and should be the original work of the participants.
  • The write-up must be submitted in both Microsoft Word and PDF format.
  • The write-up must be sending on Google form link. (The link will be shared on  19 April 2022 by E-Mail)

Marking Criteria

Arrangement of Facts5 marks
Issues Addressed10 Marks
Knowledge and Use of Legal Principles20 Marks
Precedents Used5 Marks
Format and Language5 Marks
Style of Writing5 Marks
Total50 Marks

How to Register?

Fee: Registration Fee: Rs.1500 /- For Single Author (Non-Refundable)

Payment Details

The participation fee is payable by the participants through Online Payment (NEFT/IMPS) (Kindly keep the copy of transaction safely and mentioned the same with registration form)

  • Name of the Bank: Punjab National Bank
  • Bank Branch: Kharwar
  • Name of the Account Holder/ Name of Payee: Chairman Conferences, Career Point University, Hamirpur (HP)
  • Bank Account Number: 2993000101041956
  • IFS CODE: PUNB0299300
  • Prizes
  • 1st Prize: Certificate of Excellence+ Cash Prize
  • 2nd Prize: Certificate of Excellence+ Cash Prize

Decision: The decision of the jury shall be final and binding.

The decision of the Organizing Committee shall be binding in the interpretation of any rules or for any query or otherwise.

Registration link



Contact details

Mail at: sanjeev.law@cpuh.edu.in or Call at 8628086166

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