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ALEXSEI ISSUE SPOTTING CONTEST: $5,000 WORTH OF PRIZES!

Alexsei is excited to announce its first Issue Spotting Contest! The contest will run from July 2 – July 30, 2021, and is open to any law or articling student currently enrolled at a Canadian law school (excluding Quebec).

Contestants will be provided with a fact pattern and must extract three legal issues based on this information. Submissions will be accepted through the Google Form located on the Contest Submissions page.

CRITERIA & ELIGIBILITY

All students that correctly identify three legal issues will be entered into a draw where 5 students will be selected at random to win $1,000 each.

Entrants must meet the following eligibility criteria:

  • Law or articling student currently enrolled at a Canadian law school (excluding Quebec)

SUBMISSION & SELECTION PROCESS

Submissions must adhere to the following guidelines:

  • Must be created by a law or articling student attending a Canadian law school (excluding Quebec). Winners must verify their enrolment.
  • Must be submitted using the Google Form located here between July 2, 2021 at 10 AM EST and July 30, 2021 at 11:59 PM EST (only ONE entry per student is permitted)
  • Must be free of spelling and grammar errors
  • Must be clear and concise

All submissions will be evaluated based on the following criteria:

  • Quality of the issues
  • Relevance to the fact pattern provided

IMPORTANT DATES

  • July 2: Fact pattern is posted for contestants to view
  • July 30: Legal issue submissions are due at 11:59 PM EST
  • August 13: Live Zoom webinar to announce contest winners at 12 PM EST

Entries received after the posted deadline will not be considered.

PRIZES

All students that correctly identify three legal issues will be entered into a draw. Five students will be selected at random to win $1,000 each.

Winning submissions will be announced during a live Zoom webinar, as well as on Alexsei’s website and social media pages.

SUBMISSION FORM

Click the link below to visit the Contest Submission page.