Law Students' Writing Competition

ANTITRUST LAW STUDENT WRITING COMPETITION

Presented by: Antitrust Law Section 

Contact: Professor Edward D. Cavanagh

Nomination Deadline: April 30, 2019

Date Presented: July 2019

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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 2018:

Maxim Fischer-Zernin was the 2018 winner, with his paper entitled, “Dynamic Pricing Algorithms as Inhibitors of Tacit Collusion.” Max’s prize includes a check for $5,000 and recognition at the Antitrust Section’s annual dinner.