|Law Student Award|
COMPETITION FOR LAW STUDENT BEST PAPER AWARD
The Inter-American Bar Association (IABA) awards prizes at each of its annual conferences for the three best research papers presented by law students from throughout the Americas. The next IABA Conference will be held at Asuncion, Paraguay, from June 20th to 24th, 2013.
FIRST: Awards: ●FIRST PRIZE ●SECOND PRIZE ●THIRD PRIZE
SECOND: Benefits. Each award includes:
THIRD: The central themes of the conference are:
1) The role of the executive, legislative and judiciary branches in consolidating integration processes
2) Challenges posed by integration for the legal profession in general; and
3) The need for consolidating integration from a business perspective.
The contestant must choose and develop one of the following topics:
FOURTH: The paper shall adhere to the following requirements:
1- The work must be original, and relate to one of the topics proposed above. The Paper may be written in English, Spanish, Portuguese or French.
2- The Paper must be at least 20 pages and a maximum of 30 typed pages at one-and-a-half space (1.5), excluding footnotes.
3- The Paper shall be written in Arial, size 12.
4- Margins: left 3; others 2.5 cm.
5- The Paper must contain in its structure: title, certification of university authority, index, introduction, chapters, conclusions, recommendations, references and annexes.
6- The cover should indicate its title, author's name and address, and name of law school to which he/she belongs.
7- The Paper must be accompanied by a certificate from the competent authority stating that the author is a student of the academic institution.
8- Presentation must be in electronic form.
Law Student Award Committee:
Tina Di Battista
Inter-American Bar Association