We, from A.C. Tiwari&Associaes cordially invite application for our annual online legal essay competition, 2019.The firm gives the participants incredible opportunity to earn prize money worth 3K and the winners get an opportunity to intern at our law firm.
We are excited by the range and challenge of the work we do and we want our participants to receive sustainable exposure to it.
Topics For Essay Competition:
The author may choose any one topic from the following:
Adultery Law in India
Crypto-currency and it’s Legal Status in India
Tortious liability of Oil companies over spillage and land/water pollution
Freedom of speech and expression
Participation Procedures &Guidelines:
The event will be an online competition.
It shall be open to all Law students and non–law students.
The last date for submission of the write-up is on 2nd June, 2019.
The results shall be declared and a confirmation shall be made to the prize winners via email.
The results shall be declared on 9th June, 2019.
All the participants are requested to register at here
The participants would then be given a team code and they shall submit their essays on 2nd June 2019 by 10:00 AM. No submissions would be accepted after that.
FIRST PLACE – Rs. 1500 & Certificate
SECOND PLACE – 1000 & Certificate
THIRD PLACE – Rs. 500 & Certificate
All participants will be given a certificate of participation.
The first three winner’s Articles would be published on the website of the Law firm.
Guidelines & Submission:
The authors are duly expected to follow the prescribed format:
The author/s shall submit the article on A4 size paper length.
The words limit for essays shall be 1500 – 2500 words maximum (inclusive of footnotes).
The submission shall be in MS.docx format strictly.
[Please note: Incomplete submissions or use of any other format shall lead to disqualification].
The font shall be in Times New Roman of font size 14 for headings and 12 for the rest of the matter, with spacing of 1.5.
The footnotes should be in Times New Roman font and size 10.
[End notes are not to be used].
Citation Mode – 19th or 20thBluebook citation method is accepted.
The submission should also include a signed declaration from the authors, indicating the originality and authenticity of their work.
All articles submitted will be checked for plagiarism. Articles plagiarized for more than 20% will be subjected to disqualification. The authors are strictly expected to acknowledge the references made use of.
Co-authorship will be allowed to a maximum of two authors and two separate certificates shall be issued.