WRITING AND ADVOCACY COMPETITIONS

Foreign Direct Investment International Arbitration Moot in Miami, Florida

NYU is currently recruiting talented students for the Ninth Annual Foreign Direct Investment Moot (FDI Moot), which will be held this year in Miami in November 2019. 2019 FDI Moot Ad (PDF: 143 KB) Goal – The FDI Moot provides […]

Call for Papers Related to Marian Wright Edelman’s Contribution to the Legal Community

The Annual Survey of American Law is soliciting papers and proposals on civil rights, children’s rights, poverty, and other relevant topics to be published along with tributes to Marian Wright Edelman. Accepting submissions through June 17, 2019  Contact law.annualsurvey@nyu.edu for […]

Liberty and Law Essay Contest

The Liberty & Law Center at George Mason University’s Antonin Scalia Law School and the Federalist Society invite you to write an up to 2000-word essay on the topic: How to promote a culture of open debate and tolerance for […]

American Constitution Society’s Constance Baker Motley Writing Competition

The American Constitution Society’s Constance Baker Motley Writing Competition honors the legacy of Constance Baker Motley as a civil rights attorney, first woman elected President of the Borough of Manhattan, and the first African-American woman appointed to the federal bench. […]

Call for Papers: International Law and Human Rights Emerging Scholarship Conference

Conference Dates: April 8-9, 2019 Deadline for Submissions of Draft Papers: Wednesday, March 6, 2019 The Institute for International Law and Justice and the Center for Human Rights and Global Justice are pleased to announce that submissions are now being accepted for the 16th […]

Samuel M. Kaynard Memorial Student Service Awards

The purpose of the awards is to enable New York State Law Schools to recognize excellence among their law students in the area of labor and employment law and to cultivate the relationship between the Labor and Employment Law Section […]

2018-2019 Louis Jackson National Student Memorial Writing Competition in Employment and Labor Law

Co-sponsored by Jackson Lewis LLP and IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law, the Institute for Law and the Workplace The Jackson Lewis law firm has been engaged in the practice of employment, labor, and benefits law on behalf of management for […]

2019 Baxter Family Competition on Federalism

McGill University’s Faculty of Law is proud to announce that the Baxter Family Competition on Federalism will be returning for a second edition in early 2019. The overarching goal of the Baxter Family Competition on Federalism is to advance research and foster […]

2019 Donald C. Alexander Tax Writing Competition

The Federal Bar Association Section on Taxation has announced their 2019 Donald C. Alexander Tax Writing Competition, a tax-specific writing competition open to JDs and LLMs, with cash prizes available.  Entries should be submitted to FBATaxWritingCompetition@gmail.com by January 7, 2019.  Full […]

Last-Minute Opening on Jean-Pictet Competition Team

This year’s Jean-Pictet Competition on International Humanitarian Law NYU Team has a last-minute opening for a student looking for an exciting experiential learning opportunity to deepen their knowledge of international humanitarian law (IHL). The competition is a week-long competitive training […]

Oct. 14: NYU Law Jessup team recruiting new members

The NYU Law Jessup team is recruiting team members for this year’s competition. The Jessup is the world’s largest moot court competition focusing on topics within public international law, with over 600 law schools participating worldwide. The NYU team has previously […]

Sep. 21: Jean-Pictet Competition: Application Deadline Extended and 1L Positions Available

The deadline to apply for membership on the NYU Team to the Jean-Pictet Competition on International Humanitarian Law has been extended to Friday, September 21 at 9:00 a.m. due to an error in one of the previous announcements. In response to […]

Submission of NYIPLA Law Writing Competition – $1,500 Winner and $1,000 Runner-up

The New York Intellectual Property Law Association (NYIPLA) is currently accepting submissions for the Hon. William C. Conner Intellectual Property Law Writing Competition. We would highly appreciate it if the students at the New York University School of Law could […]