Law Students' Writing Competition

ANTITRUST LAW STUDENT WRITING COMPETITION

Presented by: Antitrust Law Section 

Contact: Professor Edward D. Cavanagh

Nomination Deadline: April 30, 2018

Date Presented: July 2018

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Entry Form

Award Criteria: Papers must be written by a currently-enrolled J.D. or LL.M. student at a NYS Law School or by a NYS resident at any ABA-accredited law school outside of New York State. Papers may address any antitrust topic and should generally be 20-30 pages in length with footnotes (no more than 50 pages) written in Bluebook form. Papers may have been submitted to other writing competitions, but jointly prepared papers are NOT ELIGIBLE. 

Prize Awarded: $5,000 cash prize and publication of the winning article.

WRITING COMPETITION WINNER FOR 2017:

Joseph Fielding is the 2017 recipient of the Antitrust Law Student Writing Competition.  His article entitled, From Pay-For-Delay to product Hopping: The Limited Utility of Antitrust Law in the Pharmaceutical Industry, awarded him the $5,000 prize.