26 September 2019

Ireland gets a negotiation first

First National Intervarsity Negotiation Competition launched.

By Dr David Cowan

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Maynooth University Department of Law will host the first National Intervarsity Negotiation Competition. The Competition will take place on October 19th and 20th at Maynooth University.


Apart from a handsome trophy, the winning team (of two) will receive brand new tablets. The best individual negotiator will receive an all-expenses-paid place on the Harvard Law School Program on Negotiation Global taking place at Maynooth University on December 4-6, 2019. There will also be additional prizes on the weekend.

Open competition

The competition is open to currently registered undergraduate law students (in Ireland and beyond). One team per UK jurisdiction will have their travel and accommodation paid, on a first-come-first-served basis: England, Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland. The fee for this event is €100 per team. Details for payment of the fee and additional details for the event will be emailed to participants once registered.

You can find signing up details at Eventbrite.

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