The Center for International and Comparative Law offers two student essay awards each academic year for papers on topics in international and comparative law.
University of Baltimore students are invited to submit their papers for the Annual CICL Essay Competition in International and Comparative Law. This competition is open to all students in the University of Baltimore School of Law, Merrick School of Business and Yale Gordon College of Liberal Arts. There will be two prizes, of $250 and $100
Papers must be on topics in international or comparative law and may be of any length. Submissions may include papers already submitted or to be submitted for credit in academic courses.
Papers should be submitted to Ms. Laurie Schnitzer in room AL1008. The deadline for submissions is the last day of classes each spring semester.
James Lilly "The South Ossetia Legal War: Georgia’s Case Against Russia Before the European Court of Human Rights"
Awards Presented in Prior Years
1999 Michele Kendus, "Welfaire and Immigration Reform in the Wake of California Proposition 187"
1998 Susan John, "Vertical Restraints in the European Union"
1997 Peter Jackman, "Adoption of a First-to-File Patent System for the United States"
1996 Sandra M. Aistars-Annus, "Russian Foreign Policy and International Law in the New World Or