ANTITRUST LAW STUDENT WRITING COMPETITION
Presented by: Antitrust Law Section
Contact: Professor Edward D. Cavanagh
Nomination Deadline: April 30, 2019
Date Presented: July 2019
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.