At a Glance

Second Term


4 JD

3 credits (conditional enrol)
Max Enrol: 4 students

Pre or co-requisite: Canadian Income Tax

The Moot is conditional enrol and will be added to the student's course selection once confirmation of participation is confirmed following the moot tryouts. In the meantime, students must select sufficient credits for the term/year. Once approved students will have the opportunity to adjust your credits.

Students in second and third year must try out in the fall in order to be selected for the Donald G. Bowman Tax Mooting Team.

Option A: Three credits, on an Honours/Pass/Fail basis, for the written component of the competitive moot. Mark to be assigned by the Faculty Advisors of each competitive moot. The grading may include an evaluation of the oral as well as the written component of the competition.

Option B: With notice to the Records Office and the approval of the Moot Faculty Advisor or another faculty member, three credits, with full academic grading, for the written component of the competitive moot plus another writing project. The additional writing project is to be 10 to 15 pages and related in subject matter to the moot. For grading purposes, the Moot Faculty Advisor will consider the written factum or memorial prepared for the moot and the added written component for grading and may consider the oral presentation as well. If the grading is done by a faculty member other than the Moot Faculty Advisor, the oral presentation will not be considered.

See option A or B above. Students must submit the Competitive Moot Credit Form, available on the web under Academic Handbook, FORMS bullet, to the Records Office by the add/drop date in second term.