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American College of Consumer Financial Services Lawyers (ACCFSL) 2019 Writing Competition

Topic:  Eligible entries must discuss an aspect of U.S. consumer financial law.  Topics that relate principally to securities regulation, bankruptcy, insurance, or the safety-and-soundness aspects of banking regulation are not eligible.  However, works on subjects within these (or other) areas will be considered if they bear directly on U.S. consumer financial services.  Entries must have been written or published between November 15, 2017 , and December 1, 2018.

Deadline:  December 1, 2018