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2017 Nelson Mandela Int'l Negotiations Competition Registration
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9/1/2016 to 2/24/2017
When: 3/6/2017
Where: United States
Contact: Director of Nelson Mandela International Negotiations Competition
301-442-9877


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Background

  • 11th annual Nelson Mandela International Negotiations Competition
  • The NMINC is the only non-litigation competition offered by NBLSA
  • Participants negotiate complex cross-border issues that simulate real-world conflicts

 

Competition Overview

  • No Regional Competition
  • Law schools send teams of two students to compete at the National Convention in Houston, TX March 7-12, 2017.
  • Team are provided with general facts as well as confidential facts
  • Confidential facts lay out the team and individual goals, motivations, and boundaries for heading into the negotiation
  • Teams are scored on their ability to use creativity, teamwork, and strategic planning to reach a mutual agreement, while securing the best possible outcome for their side.

 

Purpose and Applicability

  • More than 95% of cases settle before trial. Even fewer reach the appellate courts.
  • Whether striving to be a litigator, transactional attorney, or anything in between, the ability to successfully negotiate and deal with people in high-stakes scenarios is a game-changer.
  • This competition is one of the best opportunities students will have during law school to develop their negotiation skills.

 

****Please note that all team members must be financially active for the 2016-2017 term by the close of the NMINC registration period.  You will not be permitted to compete if you have not paid NBLSA dues for the 2016-2017 term. Please visit  http://nblsa.org/competitions/international-negotiations/ for more information.**** 

 

 

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