2013 Season Calendar

Key Dates for the 2013 Season 

August, 2012

Mock Trial Office opens for 2013 season

Aug. 13, 2012

Team Registration information online & mailed to 2012 teams

Sept.7, 2012

Law Academy Application & Deposit Deadline (postmark)

Sept. 28, 2012

Law Academy Final Payment Deadline (postmark)

Oct. 1, 2012

(Early) Team Registration (Postmark) Deadline

Oct. 4-7, 2012

Law Academy (Athens, Ga.)

October 2012

Regional assignments mailed to teams; Regional assignments posted online

Nov. 1, 2012

2013 civil case released
2013 rules go into effect
(Online release only--between noon and 5:00 p.m. EDT)
Late Team Registration Form/Fee (postmark) Deadline


Coach Orientation Meeting

Dec. 14, 2012

Regional Coordinator deadline to submit regional schedules and courthouse reservation confirmation

January 2013

Regional Competition Logistics Memo emailed to all primary teacher coaches

Jan. 21, 2013

Team Member and Supplemental Coach forms due
Deadline to submit 4-year participant names

Jan. 24, 2013

Final day to submit case/rules questions for online posting


Court Artist Contest registration deadline

Jan. 28, 2013

Final online case/rules Q&A posting; Clean/updated case materials online

Feb. 2, 2013

Regional Competition Day (in Athens, Dalton, Decatur & Marietta)

Feb. 5, Feb. 7, & Feb. 12 2013

Region 16 (Atlanta)

Feb. 8-9, 2013

Regional Competition Weekend (in Jonesboro, Lawrenceville & Savannah)

Feb. 9, 2013

Regional Competition Day (in Albany, Atlanta, Augusta, Brunswick, Catersville, Covington, Macon, McDonough & Newnan)

Feb. 22, 2013

Regional Champion & Wildcard team order forms/hotel lists due to the Mock Trial Office

March 15, 2013

Attorney Coach CLE form & fee due to Mock Trial Office

March 16-17, 2013

State Finals Competition (Lawrenceville, Ga.)


State Champion paperwork due to the Mock Trial Office

March 31, 2013

Deadline to complete season evaluation online (coaches only)

By April 1, 2013

Release of the 2013 national case (civil)

April 15, 2013

Deadline to submit Outstanding AC/TC nomination packet

May 8-12, 2013

NHSMTC—Nationals in Indianapolis, Ind.

June 1, 2013

Mock Trial Office begins limited summer office hours

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Mock Trial Coaches may also find the following information helpful when planning for the 2012-2013 academic year:




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