Law School Committee Meeting Minutes
B. Duberstein Moot Court Competition
C. American Association of Law Schools (AALS) Initiative
The Law School Committee discussed the Moot Court Competition scheduled for 2000, including the number of schools participating, topics to be covered and the judges participating in the final round. The committee also discussed the next issue of the Law Journal on Health Care and the following open issue. The possibility of an international issue was reviewed. Finally, the committee considered an initiative to involve more bankruptcy professors in the work of committee and the possibility of meeting at the American Association of Law Schools.
The committee discussed the spring issue of the ABI Law Review, which is focused on consumer bankruptcy topics. Future law reviews were planned to include an open issue and topical issues such as health care and an international subjects. The Duberstein Moot Court Competition was also discussed, and suggestions were made on ways to improve and expand the competition.
The committee discussed the status of the 1999 Duberstein National Moot Court Competition. More than 20 teams are expected to participate in the competition. The upcoming issues of the ABI Law Review were also discussed and will include consumer bankruptcy and possibly health care topics. Appreciation was expressed for the West Group's support of the Law Review.