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Virginia State Bar IP Section Law Student Writing Competition Deadline: May The Virginia State Bar Intellectual Property Section is seeking papers written by law students who are attending law school in Virginia or are residents of Virginia attending law school outside of Virginia relating to an intellectual property law issue or the practice of intellectual property law.
The winner must acknowledge and confirm agreement to the terms and conditions of winning the Contest no later than February 7, The program is open to first-year law students who have demonstrated excellent academic scholarship and a commitment to diversity, inclusion and community.
Criteria for the award include commitment to the pursuit of a career in intellectual property law and membership in a historically underrepresented group in IP law including race, sex, ethnicity, sexual orientation and disability. Authors are responsible for accuracy of all quoted material.
Entry form can be found here. Ideally, articles should be straightforward and practical, containing useful information of interest to legal and business professionals.
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