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Enter the Supreme Court Challenge & Win Up to $5,000



You and your C|M|Law teammates can beat Tom Goldstein’s expert team using Bloomberg Law and SCOTUSblog – including SCOTUS opinions,  Supreme Court briefs, Justices’ profiles, and news – to perform research to make your predictions for merits cases and petitions for certiorari that will be considered by the Court in March 2013.

Participate in the  Bloomberg Law and SCOTUSblog’s Supreme Court Challenge —  register by February 28th.

Do you have what it takes to beat Tom Goldstein’s expert team and win up to $5,000?  Tom Goldstein is the publisher and a regular contributor to SCOTUS blog.   He also has argued 28 cases before the Supreme Court and teaches Supreme Court litigation at Stanford and Harvard Law Schools.

View the required training videos to learn more about these resources, and visit Bloomberg Law for tips and tricks on how best to execute your research.

Prizes will be awarded to the three student teams with the most points as follows:

  • First prize is a minimum of $3,500, with an additional $1,500 awarded if your team also beats the experts at SCOTUSblog.
  • Second prize is $1,500, with an additional $1,000 if you beat the SCOTUSblog team.
  • Third prize is $1,000, with an additional $500 if you beat the SCOTUSblog team.

Teams of up to five students from the same law school can register by February 28, 2013 and submit their picks by March 14, 2013. See the competition rules for more details.