The Public Justice Foundation has acquired the Roscoe Hogan Environmental Essay Contest from the Roscoe Pound Institute. The Public Justice Foundation is a non-profit membership organization of over 3000 attorneys and others supporting the national public interest law firm Public Justice, P.C.
Below is information about next year’s contest. If you have ay questions, please contact Cassandra Goings at (202) 797-8600 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Roscoe Hogan
Environmental Law Essay Contest is a $5,000 cash award given to the
of the winning essay. The 2009 topic is Pollution
Preemption: Federal Preemption of State Tort Law and Environmental
Protection. Any student
currently enrolled in an
accredited American law school may submit a legal essay for the
competition. Essays can only be written
during the academic year covered by the competition and may not be
part of paid legal work outside of law school.
INTENT-T0-ENTER SUBMISSION DEADLINE:
ESSAY CONTEST DEADLINE:
The competition will be judged by a panel of nationally known trial lawyers and law professors.For more information and application materials, please visit: http://www.publicjustice.net/Essay%20Contest/essaycontest.htm
Submitted by UW Law School Newsletter Admin on November 12, 2008