CONCORDAT is back!! Gear Up for the fun and enthralling ADR Fest

IFIM Law School is organising an Alternate Dispute Resolution Fest (ADR Fest) along with Centre for Sports Law, Economics and Policy, “CONCORDAT 2.0”, scheduled from 15th July 2022 – 17th July 2022.

CONCORDAT is the flagship event organized by Centre for ADR, The first edition was based on Negotiation and Mediation, wherein 16 teams from across the country participated and put their best foot forward.

CONCORDAT 2.0 aims to go a step ahead and provide a holistic experience of all the forms of ADR to the participants with a fusion of Client Counselling and Negotiation, and Mediation and Arbitration as two formats C-Neg and Med-Arb. The event is spread over three days, wherein participants will not only compete but will be allowed to unwind themselves every evening and enjoy a cultural feast.

The Centre for ADR & Centre for Sports Law, Economics and Policy strongly believes that there is no learning without fun and as the name “ADR FEST” suggests, there shall be a Carnival organized as a part of CONCORDAT 2.0. Breaking the monotony of the anxiety in the Competition, the Carnival shall be the breath of fresh air with games, dance, music, food and much more. We look forward to host all of you again this year.


Format of the Competition

Three days fest will witness two categories of competition. Each category shall have four rounds: Preliminary, Quarter-Final, Semi-Finals and Finals.

1st Category - Client Counselling and Negotiation

2nd Category - Mediation and Arbitration

The entire competition will be based on problems related to Sports Law and Private International Law. In both the format the problem will evolve with every passing round and new elements/complexities will be introduced after each round. First 16 Teams registering for each format will be considered for the competition

Carnival- Sparkling Evenings

Mediation and Arbitration

In the first two rounds, the participants will get to exercise their mediation skills whereas, in the last two rounds of the competition, their arbitration skills would be assessed.

Team Composition

For Med-Arb, each team shall comprise of three students.

Registration Fee

The Registration fee for Med-Arb is Rs 4500/- per team

Client Counselling and Negotiation

In the first two rounds, the participants will get to showcase their client counselling skills whereas, in the last two rounds of the competition, their negotiation skills would be tested.

Team Composition

For the C-Neg, each team shall comprise of two students

Registration Fee

The Registration Fee for C-Neg is Rs 3000/- per team

Important Dates

  • Last Date of Registration: 5th June 2022
  • Release of Problems along with Rules and Regulations: 15th June 2022

Awards and Prizes for both the Formats

  • Winning Team - Rs. 20,000/-
  • Runners Up - Rs. 10,000/-
  • Individual Prizes (Best Client, Counsel, Mediator) – Rs 3000/- each

Payment Details

  • Name of the Beneficiary – Centre for Developmental Education- ESCROW-1
  • Bank name: Axis Bank Ltd
  • Account number: 921020044107680
  • IFSC/NEFT Code/RTGS Code/BRANCH Code: UTIB0000194

For successful registration, the participants need to fill the Registration Form along with the payment details. Confirmation regarding the same would be sent within 3 working days.

Contact Details

Faculty Coordinator: Ms. Muskaan Dargar

Email Id: concordat@ifim.edu.in

Student coordinators:

Nihal Raj (Convener)– +91-9652247708

Paulomi Parekh (Registration and Query Team Member) - +91-9987210452