Global Antitrust Institute Invitational

Sixth Annual
February 21-23, 2020 at the
United States Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia

Hosted by the Antonin Scalia Law School Moot Court Board in conjunction with the Global Antitrust Institute and Judge Douglas H. Ginsburg of the United States Circuit Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia.

The Global Antitrust Institute Invitational is the only moot court competition in the United States devoted exclusively to antitrust law and offers a unique opportunity for invited law schools. Competing teams will not only compete in a federal circuit court, but also will have opportunities to attend a private reception and network with an extensive list of litigation and antitrust professionals from the Washington, D.C. area.

Registration Information

Teams are comprised of two or three students, and each team is welcome to bring a coach or a faculty or student advisor to the competition.

Registration is $500 per team.

To register a team after receiving an invitation to compete, please send an email to with the following information:
1.  School and Organization (if applicable) that the team represents;

2.  Team members (first and last name, email, phone number, permanent mailing address, and any dietary restrictions for each);

3.  Faculty Advisor or point of contact (first and last name, email, phone number, mailing address, and any dietary restrictions).

4. The names and emails of any team members or advisors planning to attend the 23rd Annual Antitrust Symposium and Cocktail Reception on Friday, February 21, 2020.  The 2020 Symposium and Cocktail Reception will both be held at the Antonin Scalia Law School in Founders Hall Auditorium, 3351 Fairfax Drive, Arlington, VA 22201.  For information on the scheduled speakers and panel discussions, please visit 

After receiving the necessary information, the GAI committee will respond with instructions on how to submit payment for the registration fee.  All registration materials and payments must be received by Monday, November 4, 2020.

Hotel Information

We offer discounted hotel pricing for teams traveling to Washington, DC, for the competition at both the Fairfield by Marriott Washington, DC (500 H Street, NW, Washington, DC 20001) and the Le Meridien in Rosslyn, Virginia (1121 19th Street North, Arlington, VA  22209).

Marriott Hotel Information

For the Marriott, he group code is AMC. For guests who will be calling in to book their rooms, please call 1-888-236-2427 and use the group code (AMC) or the group name: GMU- Antitrust Moot Court Competition to receive the group rate.

If they would like to make the reservation online, they can use the reservation link below, and enter the group code AMC to get the group rate.

Book your group rate for GMU- Antitrust Moot Court Competition

The deadline to book rooms at the special group rate for the Marriott is Tuesday, January 21, 2020.

Le Meridien Hotel Information

For Le Meridien, please call the Marriott Reservation Line:  1-888-627-7101  (Please identify yourself as part of the Global Antitrust Institute). All room reservations must be guaranteed with a major credit card and each individual is responsible for the rooms.

The deadline to book rooms at the special group rate for Le Meridien is Tuesday, January 21, 2020.

Please send any questions to, or to
the Global Antitrust Institute Invitational Committee Chairs:
Nathan Detwiler,
Keith Holleran,