They’re also being asked to include analysis of what’s wrong generally with any “religious exemption or refusal” proposal.
The top six essays submitted will be awarded prizes, starting with $4,000 for first place.
For more information, please contact our administrative office at 410-972-4711 or email our Executive Director, Susan Wan, at [email protected] College does not provide legal counsel or advice.
Fellows of the College may be available to provide legal counsel in their individual capacities as labor and employment lawyers.
Please click HERE to view the Announcement and Rules for this Competition.
Read the winning submissions from previous years from The College of Labor and Employment Lawyers and the ABA Section of Labor and Employment Law's annual Writing Competition for Law Students on the right.The papers cover current and relevant topics of labor and employment law.Date Date(s) - 08/06/2019 - 27/09/2019 Contact Name Anna Anu Priya Contact Email [email protected] Event Website THE COMPETIITION: The ILSA Law College Dehradun Chapter are delighted to invite you to the International Legal Essay Competition, 2019 on ‘International Law Regime’ with special focus on International Humanitarian Law.The deadline for submissions is Sunday, June 30, 2019. Students enrolled in a JD, LLB, or other first degree program in law at an accredited faculty outside the United States may also participate.Students must be in good standing at their institutions.Such bills, often misleadingly described as “conscience clauses,” may allow providers (parents, companies, landlords, health care workers, shopkeepers, etc.) to refuse services based on the provider’s personal religious beliefs.Students are asked to pick a religious refusal bill in any state under consideration or enacted in the current legislative session and evaluate whether the bill strikes an appropriate balance between the religious rights of service providers and the civil and equal protection rights of members of the public most likely to be refused services.The judges will base their decision on the student's ability to perform original research and demonstrate critical thinking.The panel will focus on: The judges will determine the winner(s) in September, and announce themas soon as possible thereafter.The College sponsors a Writing Competition for Law Students, in conjunction with the ABA's Section of Labor & Employment Lawyers.A distinguished panel of attorneys from around the country will review the submitted papers written on current and relevant topics of labor and employment law.