Nationals Respondent
San Francisco
Members: Laura Anderson, Justin Bargar, Kaitlin Carragher
Coaches: Missy Kendra & Miranda Rowley
Description of Issues:

Questions Presented:

1. Whether a trial court in a given state, in light of this Court’s holding in Daimler, may exercise general personal jurisdiction over a corporation based solely on that corporation’s registration to do business in that state.

2. Whether the design of the Model-Herc, manufactured and sold by Marlo Motors, Inc., is defective by virtue of being unreasonably dangerous.

Scheduling Contact: Miranda Rowley (
Document(s): The Bench Memo will be emailed to the judges prior to practice.
Sun. October 21
1:00PM - 3:00PM C Closed Closed Closed Closed Closed
3:00PM - 5:00PM MCR Swetha Gopalakrishnan
Mon. October 22
12:00PM - 1:00PM C Rachel Steyer Bekah Young Geoff Fitzpatrick Britlyn Husmann
3:30PM - 4:30PM E
Tue. October 23
1:00PM - 2:00PM 218 Bekah Young Shannon Davis Michael Rhoads Karl Johnston
Wed. October 24
12:00PM - 1:00PM MCR Brittany Shannon Davis Alex Padua
Thu. October 25
10:00AM - 12:00PM K Closed Closed Closed Closed Closed
5:30PM - 7:30PM H Closed Closed Closed Closed Closed
Fri. October 26
10:00AM - 12:00PM G Stefano Moscato Stefano Moscato
5:30PM - 7:30PM MCR (JOINT) Yuping Lin
Sat. October 27
10:00AM - 12:00PM 304
12:30PM - 2:30PM 404 (FUN)
Mon. October 29
12:00PM - 1:00PM 404 Bekah Brittany
3:30PM - 4:30PM MCR Irene Lee Nick Hunt
Tue. October 30
9:40AM - 10:50AM MCR Brittany (until 10:30)
1:00PM - 2:00PM B2 Sabah Khokhar Karl Johnston Bekah Young Michael Rhoads
Wed. October 31
8:30AM - 9:30AM MCR Brittany Swetha Gopalakrishnan
12:00PM - 1:00PM MCR (JOINT) Brittany Melanie Navarro Addie Subido Alex Padua Bekah Young
Thu. November 1
10:30AM - 12:30PM D SEND OFF Brittany
6:00PM - 7:30PM TBD Closed Closed Closed Closed Closed
Thu. January 10
3:00PM - 4:00PM C