Thursday, September 16, 2010
American Bar Association Section of Labor and Employment Law and
College of Labor and Employment Lawyers
Annual Law Student Writing Competition
The American Bar Association Section of Labor and Employment Law and the College of Labor and Employment Lawyers have announced that they have together established a joint Annual Law Student Writing Competition beginning in 2011. Students at accredited U.S. law schools are eligible to enter. Entries may address any aspect of public or private sector labor and/or employment law relevant to the American labor and employment bar. Three prizes will be awarded by the College of Labor and Employment Lawyers: First Place: $1500, Second Place: $1000, Third Place: $500. The first-place winning article will be published in the ABA Journal of Labor & Employment Law and its author will be a guest at the annual CLE program of the ABA Section of Labor and Employment Law and honored at the Annual Induction Dinner of the College of Labor and Employment Lawyers. The deadline for submission of articles is 5 p.m. CDT on May 15, 2011. Here are the full competition rules.