The Law Student Writing Competition encourages and rewards student-written articles in the area of antitrust law, competition policy, and consumer protection law.
How to Enter:
- Write an article about antitrust.
Law students currently enrolled or graduating can write eligible articles of general interest to the antitrust law community, including: Civil and Criminal Antitrust Law, Competition Policy, Consumer Protection, and International Competition Law.
- Have it published.
Articles published in ABA-accredited schools’ law reviews or journals between January 1, 2012 and March 1, 2013 qualify.
- Get nominated.
Each publication’s Editor-in-Chief may nominate one article for the award. E-mail the article and a completed entry form by February 1, 2013 to Deborah.Morgan@americanbar.org.
The winner, announced March 2013, will receive a check for $2,000 and an invitation to the Antitrust Section’s Spring Meeting (April 10-12, 2013) in Washington, DC. Airfare (if living outside DC area), accommodations, and registration will be paid by the ABA.
Eligible papers include published notes, comments and articles and should generally be 20-30 pages in length, with footnotes.
Joint papers and unpublished work, including work that was prepared for a class, seminar or independent study are not eligible. Papers cannot exceed 50 pages, with footnotes.