Posted on September 4, 2018 at 10:41 AM
second annual Student Essay Competition. The topic this year is Emerging
Issues in Health Law.
following: bioethics, biotechnology, decriminalization of controlled
substances, food law, global health, healthcare legislation, law and the opioid
crisis, medical malpractice, and pharmaceutical regulation.
deadline is October 15, 2018. Up to three winners will receive a $300 cash
prize, and winning essays will be published on the Yale Law Journal Forum—the
fully searchable online component of The Yale Law Journal whose
publications are available on LexisNexis, Westlaw, and The Yale Law Journal
Winners will be announced by November 16, 2018.
2014 through 2021) from any American ABA-accredited law school are eligible. Essays
cannot be longer than 5,000 words, including footnotes, and must be submitted
via the YLJ online
submissions portal. For additional
details on the submission process and eligibility requirements, please see our
official competition announcement here.