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May 23, 2008

Earle Hagen Memorial Writing Competition

The Law Offices of David A. Tilem and the Central District Consumer Bankruptcy Attorneys Association have established the Earle Hagen Memorial Writing Competition to encourage scholarship and expertise in the field of consumer bankruptcy law.

First Price: $1,500
A prize award of $1,500 will be given to the author of the entry determined by the judges which best meets the criteria set forth in these rules.
Second Prize: $500
If the judges, in their sole determination, conclude that there are more than five (5) serious entries, a second prize of $500 will also be awarded.

This competition is open only to full time law school students currently enrolled in a course of study leading to a JD Degree at the University of Southern California Gould School of Law, The University of California at Los Angeles School of Law, Southwestern Law School, Pepperdine University School of Law and Loyola Law School. Collaborative works are not permitted.

All submissions must be original and unpublished works which address one of the following two topics:
1) The Constitutionality of 11 U.S.C. §707(b)
2) The Constitutionality of 11 U.S.C. §1115(a)

Deadline for submission of materials: July 1, 2008. Announcement of winner: September 1, 2008 Presentation of award: November 7, 2008
For Style Requirements and the Registration Form, please contact Malissa Murgua at The Law
Offices of David A. Tilem, MalissaMurguia@TilemLaw.com.

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