Sports Arbitration MOOT 2022
Any student enrolled in a law faculty in 2021 or 2022 can participate in the SAM, irrespective of their law degree (undergraduate, LLM, PhD, etc.).
However, except with the permission of the SAM Organization*:
Mooties who are qualified in systems where there is no Bar should not have more than two-year post-qualification experience.
Mooties who are qualified in systems where there is a Bar should not have any post-qualification experience.
*To request a waiver, please contact the SAM Organization at email@example.com.
* All dates are provisional and therefore subject to change
29 November -
3 December 2021
The SAM Camp (online)
15 December 2021
Deadline for submitting questions regarding the case
7 - 12 March 2022
General Rounds (online)
15 + 16 March 2022
Round of 16 (online)
15 October 2021
Early bird Team registration
12 November 2021
Final deadline for Team registration
15 November 2021
Publication of the Case
15 January 2022
Publication of clarifications on the case
17 March 2022
18 March 2022
29 April 2022
Final in person at FIFA headquarters, Zurich
Awards will be granted to:
Best legal research
The SAM Camp
The SAM Camp is a five-day crash-course on sports arbitration.
Mooties enrolled in the SAM Camp will get an introduction to sports arbitration and advocacy skills, which will allow them to be better prepared for the Moot that will take place a few months later.