Middle School Mock Trial Important Dates

August
August 2, 2021 - March 23, 2022 - Scholarship Application Window
August 2, 2021 - Registration Opens
August 2, 2021 - Rules Released
August 13, 2021 - Case Released Online
August 27, 2021 - Registration Deadline (no late fee)

September
September 1, 2021 - Mock Trial Training In-Person (Teachers and Coaches)
September 9, 2021 - Registration Deadline (with $50 late fee)
September 23, 2021 - Deadline to Register for Zoom Meetings
September 30, 2021 - Zoom Accounts Set up by ALL Coaches and Students
September 30, 2021 - Zoom Training - Virtual Court Procedures (Coaches Only) 10am or 4pm


October
October 7, 2021 - Drop Deadline for Regional Participation
October 7, 2021 - School Info/Code of Ethical Conduct Forms Deadline @ Noon
October 11, 2021 - Regional Assignments and Team Codes Distributed
October 20, 2021 - Talent Release Forms Submitted - Due @ Noon
October 20, 2021 - Recording Preference Submitted - Due @ Noon
October 20, 2021 - Team Picture Submitted - Due @ Noon
October 29, 2021 - Forum Discussion Closes for Regionals @ Noon


November
November 1-4, 2021 - Zoom Practice Session with SC Bar for Coaches and Students
November 4, 2021 - Zoom Meeting (Coaches Only) 10am or 4pm
November 9, 2021 - Team Rosters Due
November 12 and 13, 2021 - Regional Competition (2 Day Virtual)
November 15, 2021 - Forum Discussion Re-Opens for State
November 16, 2021 - 5PM - Advancing Teams to State Confirmed
November 19, 2021 - Forum closes for State Competition - Noon
November 19, 2021 - Drop Deadline for State Participation

December
December 8, 2020 - Conference Call for State Competition
December 2, 3, and 4, 2021 - State Competition
(3 Day Virtual - If more than 20 teams competed in regionals)

March
March 23, 2022 - Awards and Scholarship Applicatiosn Due @ Noon
March 30, 2022 - Evaluation Meeting (location/format - TBD)