Category Archives: Writing

2019-2020 Louis Jackson Memorial National Student Writing Competition

The annual Louis Jackson Memorial National Student Writing Competition in Employment and Labor Law is now accepting submissions for 2019–2020. The competition is sponsored by Jackson Lewis LLP and is administered by IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law’s Institute for Law and the Workplace (ILW). The top three winners receive scholarships: $3000 for the first-place winner, and $1000 […]

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Companion Animal Law Writing Contest – Nov. 30, 2019 Deadline

The American Kennel Club has launched its ‘Companion Animal Law Writing Contest’ (www.writeaboutanimallaw.com) for law students. This year’s contest focuses on two questions: the first one is state legislature’s animal control and enforcement laws’ bond-for-care provisions, and the second one is on fraudulent claims of emotional support and service animals. First prize is $2,500.00. Second prize is […]

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Ms. JD is now accepting applications: 2020 Writers in Residence Program

Ms. JD is currently seeking applications for their 2020 Writers in Residence Program. The Writers in Residence program was started in 2010 and is a select group of practicing attorneys, alternative career individuals, pre-law students, current law students, and other professionals who contribute monthly articles for one year to the Ms. JD blog on a […]

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2019-2020 Louis Jackson Memorial National Student Writing Competition

The annual Louis Jackson Memorial National Student Writing Competition in Employment and Labor Law is now accepting submissions for 2019–2020. The competition is sponsored by Jackson Lewis LLP and is administered by IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law’s Institute for Law and the Workplace (ILW). The top three winners receive scholarships: $3000 for the first-place winner, and $1000 […]