Frequently Asked Questions

Question:  What is the required length for a paper submitted to the Writing Competition?

Answer:    There is no specific length requirement.  Most papers submitted are between 40 and 60 pages.

Question:  What topics are acceptable?

Answer:    The stated topic is "any subject in the field of securities law" so the range is very broad.

Question:  What format is preferred?

Answer:    The format and model should be that of a law review article.

Question:  Are those who have graduated from law school eligible to submit papers?

Answer:    No, the competition is for current law students only.