WRITING COMPETITION: International Economic Law

The Houston Journal of International Law wishes to law students at all levels (J.D., L.L.M.) to compete for the James Baker Hughes Prize, awarded to the best unpublished student-written manuscript on the subject of international economic law. “International economic law” is a broad term that we consider to include all legal aspects of economic relations, from private business matters to international trade conflicts.  This $500 cash award is funded by a grant from Judge Lynn N. Hughes, and the winning submission will be published as the “James Baker Hughes Prize” article in an upcoming issue of the Houston Journal of International Law.

Enclosed is a notice of the competition and the manuscript guidelines.    Manuscripts must be received byApril 15, 2014.

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2014 National Diversity Pre-Law Conference & Law Fair

Interested in attending law school?  You should attend the INAUGURAL NATIONAL DIVERSITY PRE-LAW CONFERENCE & LAW FAIR 2014 LAUNCH EVENT!

This new and groundbreaking event will take place from Friday, April 4, 2014 and Saturday, April 5, 2014 at The Washington Court Hotel on Capitol Hill in downtown Washington, DC.

The event is completely FREE OF CHARGE.  Registration is now open!  https://www.eventbrite.com/e/the-inaugural-national-diversity-pre-law-conference-and-law-fair-2014-tickets-9490942665

We look forward to seeing you at this year’s event!  For more information, please visit our official website at http://www.diversityprelawconference.org!

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