$10,000 Writing Competition
2013 Brown Award for Excellence in Legal Writing sponsored by the Judge John R. Brown Scholarship Foundation.
General criteria: Any law student currently enrolled in an accredited law school seeking a J.D. is eligible. To be considered, four copies of a current legal writing must be submitted to the Foundation. There is no page limitation or restriction on the topic except that the writing must be on a legal subject. The 2012 Award was presented to Daniel Alterbaum of Yale Law School for his paper entitled, Control Share Acts, Closed-End Funds, and the Battle for Corporate Control.
Deadline: June 7, 2013
Amount of award: $10,000
Submission information: www.brownsims.com/about-brown-sims/affiliations/judge-john-r-brown-award
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