Don't Forget About Writing Competitions Open to Law Students

Several new 2013 student writing competitions will become available that you can work on during the summer.  Remember to check the Writing Competitions page regularly for new posts, like the one below.  

2013 James E. Beckley Securities Arbitration and Law Competition

Sponsor: The PIABA Foundation

Criteria: This is a writing contest for students interested in Securities Arbitration and Securities Law.  The submission may address any aspect of Securities law; Securities arbitration; The Federal Abritration Act, Title 9, US Code, Section 1-14; or FINRA Code of Arbitration.  The writing can be based in theory or practice, but should ultimately advocate a position on the topic area chosen.

Deadline: September 20, 2013

Amount of award: First prize is $1,000; Second prize is $750; and Third prize is $500.

Submission information: www.piabafoundation.org