The Energy & Resources Law Association – Western Australian Branch is pleased to offer the following prizes for an essay dealing with an aspect of Resources or Energy Law:

First Prize
$1,000
a copy of the most recent Energy & Resources Law Association Yearbook
12 months free membership of the Energy & Resources Law Association
Second Prize
12 months free membership of the Energy & Resources Law Association

 

Eligibility

All persons resident in Western Australia, who are:

a)       currently enrolled in either an undergraduate or postgraduate Juris Doctor study in law; or

b)      currently enrolled in a Masters degree in law; or

c)       holders of an undergraduate or postgraduate Juris Doctor degree in law until the sixth anniversary of graduation.

All persons resident in Western Australia, who are:

a)       currently enrolled in either an undergraduate or postgraduate Juris Doctor study in law; or

b)      currently enrolled in a Masters degree in law; or

c)       holders of an undergraduate or postgraduate Juris Doctor degree in law until the sixth anniversary of graduation.

Essay

The subject matter of the essay must deal with an aspect of Resources or Energy Law.  The length must be at least 3,000 words and of a reasonable length.  The style and citation should conform with conventional law review style.

Publication

The winning essay will be considered for publication in the Australian Resources and Energy Law Journal and the writer may be invited to present the paper at the Energy & Resources Law Association (WA Branch) State Conference, Annual General Meeting or other function.

Submission Deadline

Deadline for submission of essays is Friday 21 October 2022.

Essays should be submitted in word format to Ian Gordon (Energy & Resources Law Association WA Branch President) and Melanie Rifici (Essay Competition Coordinator), at the below email addresses:

Ian Gordon
Telephone:  08 6213 6063
Email: Ian.Gordon@INPEX.com.au 

Melanie Rifici 
Telephone:  08 9488 3774 
Email: Melanie.Rifici@allens.com.au