2019 MLS Intervarsity Negotiation Competition

Registration for this competition has now CLOSED. 

For the first time in 2019, the Melbourne University Law Students Society brought you the inaugural MLS Negotiation Competition, which was held at Melbourne Law School on the 24-25 August 2019.

The competition is aimed at filling a gap in intervarsity competitions in Australia. The negotiation problems will have a commercial focus, tailored towards providing students with an opportunity to grow not only essential legal skills but also their commercial awareness.

The 2019 Guidebook can be accessed HERE.

The 2019 Scoresheet can be accessed HERE.


Registration opens: 31 May 2019

Registration closes: 12 July 2019 5pm *extended deadline*

Problems released: 15 July 2019 9am

Clarifications due: 22 July 2019 5pm

Competition rounds: 24 25 August 2019


Registration fee: $100 due by 19 July 2019

1. The registration will assist in covering the Day 1 Cocktail Evening and the Day 2 Catered Lunch (the remaining costs for these events will be covered by the MULSS).

2. Teams will be responsible for their own travel and accommodation costs, where applicable.

Teams: Each university may register 1 or 2 teams of 2 members per team.

Coach: Teams may choose to bring along up to 2 coaches, though this is not mandatory.

The Competition Rules can be found HERE.


The MULSS thanks Competition Coordinators Alice Sawers and Samantha Marsh for their vision in identifying the need for this competition and for their hard work in bringing it to fruition.


Congratulations to the University of Western Sydney for winning the first year of the MLS Intervarsity Negotiation Competition!

Thank you to all participants.


2019 – University of Western Sydney