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 any 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 author 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 prepared as part of paid legal work outside of law school.
*_INTENT-T0-ENTER SUBMISSION DEADLINE: _**_JANUARY 30,2009_**__*
*_ESSAY CONTEST DEADLINE: _**_MARCH 31, 2009_*
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 Deb Cutler on October 30, 2008