FAQ

Frequently asked questions will be posted to this page once they have been submitted and responded to.

A: The problem author is Professor Melissa Tatum.

A: Team numbers and sides will be announced after registration closes on December 15. Teams will receive emails with info on which side your team will represent in writing the brief. The email will be sent the week after December 15.

A: Yes, as long as the substantive problem and the specific substantive areas of law associated with the problem are not discussed.

A: The side assigned in the email with your team number. Brief sides are NOT determined by even/odd numbers as specified in the rules.

A: The questions presented should be answered based on the law as it currently stands. Because the pending legislation has not been passed by Congress nor signed by the President, it is not current law.