The Richmond Journal of Law and Technology is pleased to announce the commencement of the 2014-2015 Student Law and Technology Writing Competition.  From now until midnight EST on Monday, January 26th, 2015, all law students across the country will be eligible to compete in the writing competition for cash prizes and a chance to be published in a future issue of the Journal.  The entries must focus on topics at the intersection of technology and the law.  The first place prize is $1,500 and the second place prize is $700.  Additionally, one student from the University of Richmond will be awarded the Rick Klau prize of $300.


In order to properly submit an entry, each student must follow the submission guidelines. Any entries that do not comply with the submission guidelines will not be considered.  Please e-mail all completed entries along with an entry form to and include “Student Law and Technology Writing Competition” in the subject line by midnight EST on Monday, January 26th, 2015. Both the submission guidelines and the entry form can be found on JOLT’s website.


Please direct any questions you may have to  The Journal is looking forward to reading your submissions.  Good luck!

General Information


Entry Form