6-8 April 2018
Letter From The Secretary-General
Esteemed Participants, I am Hüsamettin DOĞAN it is my utmost pleasure to welcome you all as the Secretary-General of Justinanus Moot Courts 2018. Justinanus Moot Courts is one of the oldest court simulation conferences in the country, with that great experience and co-operation of Y-MUN Club and Yeditepe Law Society, we are putting tremendous endeavour to give you the most realistic court experiences you can have in Justinanus Moot Courts 2018. In this year our conference will contain 5 court simulations. Supreme Court of the United States you will discuss a landmark case and a concept that concerns all free societies; freedom of expression. Since, we live in a country which has the mission of being the bridge between Europe and Asia, European Court of Justice is another fundamental court for you participants. Another court that I would like to mention is maybe the most fierced court we have, United States Criminal Court which you will decide on the faith of a man who was sent to prison for 18 years for a crime he did not commit; Steven Avery, is he really guilty this time or there is a horrible conspiracy from law inforcement, you will decide. Last 2 courts we will have will be for our Turkish speaking participants; Türk Ceza Mahkemesi and Türk İş Mahkemesi, which our participants will have to discuss issues that has enormous effect on the society we live in. To conclude, on behalf of the Director-General Dilruba AKÇINAR and our Deputy-Director- General Ömer Cem SİPAHİ, along with the hard working members of the Academic and Organization Teams I would like to invite all of you law enthusiasts out there to this great experience and let’s meet where the justice inspires our future. Sincerely, Hüsamettin Doğan Secretary-General of Justinanus Moot Courts 2018
What JMC Consists of
Who Are We?
Justinianus Moot Courts was held for the first time in 2014. This court simulation is one of the conferences that Yeditepe Model United Nations Club organizes annually. With this court simulation, our aim is to train, develop and prepare the participants for future cases . As being one of the biggest court simulation of Turkey, we challenge ourselves to get better every single year.
Development of JMC
Every year, the scope of Justinianus Moot Courts is getting bigger both academically and operationally. Our academics team spend their time to make the committees different than usual, unexpected and tremendous as thay can be. Meanwhile our Operations Team consisting of professionals of their field work as hard as they can to make the conference flawless.
Not only with the simulation of Turkish Commercial Court but also those of United States Trial Court, United Nations Commission on International Trade Law, International Chamber of Commerce Arbitration and International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda, we give our participants a wider look about various branches of law.