Announcements

October Notes and Comments Pool

August 19, 2020

In light of the COVID-19 pandemic and the University’s condensed academic calendar, the Virginia Law Review will host one Notes and Comments Pool, instead of two, this fall. The Pool will take place in October. The Notes and Comments Department will accept submissions for the October Pool from 8:00 a.m. on Friday, October 9th, until 5:00 p.m. on Friday, October 23rd. LateRead More »

Virginia Law Review Editorial Board Members, Class of 2022

June 30, 2020

The Virginia Law Review is pleased to announce the following members of the Class of 2022 have accepted an invitation to join the Editorial Board: Ida Abhari Elizabeth C. Adler Barrett L. Anderson Rachel T. Anderson Christopher J. Baldacci Niccolo A. Beltramo Allison M. Burns Eunice J. Chu Tyler Demetriou Patrick C. Dever Tenzin Dolkar TaylorRead More »

Call for Submissions for Student Essay Competition

June 24, 2020

Summer 2020: What comes next? The Virginia Law Review (VLR) Online is excited to announce its first-ever essay competition. This competition is open to all current law students (including LLMs) and recent graduates (from the Classes of 2017–2020) from any ABA-accredited American law school. We will choose up to three winning submissions, each of which will be awarded a $300Read More »

Call for Submissions for Annual Online Symposium

June 1, 2020

As part of its fourth annual Online Symposium, the Virginia Law Review (VLR) Online, in collaboration with the Center for the Study of Race and Law, will be publishing pieces and hosting Zoom-based panel discussions on “From the Equal Rights Amendment to Black Lives Matter: Reflections on Intersectional Struggles for Equality.”  The first Equal Rights Amendment was drafted by the NationalRead More »

Accepted Pieces from the March 2020 Notes and Comments Pool

April 2, 2020

The Virginia Law Review is pleased to announce it has accepted the following pieces for publication from its 2020 March Notes and Comments Pool: Austin Hetrick  The Origins of Accommodation   Jack Vallar  Can the Reasonable Person be Religious? Accommodation and the Common Law

Extended Submission Deadline for the March Notes and Comments Pool

March 18, 2020

In light of recent developments, the Virginia Law Review is extending its submission deadline for the March Notes and Comments Pool. The March Notes and Comments Pool will continue to accept submissions until 5:00 p.m. (EST) on Monday, March 23rd. Late submissions will not be accepted. Students who would like their Note or Comment to be considered for publication should readRead More »

Updated Instructions for the March Notes and Comments Pool

March 5, 2020

In light of the University’s recent announcement, the Virginia Law Review is altering its March Notes and Comments Pool submission guidelines and instructions. Students need only submit an electronic copy of their submission documents. The physical submission of hard (paper) copies to the Law Review office is no longer required. The March Notes and Comments Pool will continue toRead More »

Virginia Law Review Online: Accepting Submissions

February 11, 2020

The Virginia Law Review accepts year-round submissions to its Online publication. Any UVA Law student currently enrolled as a J.D. candidate whose online piece is accepted for publication by March 1 of his/her final year of Law School will be invited to join as a member of VLR. Please note, though, that submissions by currentRead More »

Accepted Pieces from January 2020 Notes and Comments Pool

February 9, 2020

The Virginia Law Review is pleased to announce it has accepted the following pieces for publication from its 2020 January Notes and Comments Pool:   Erin Edwards College Athletics, Coercion, and the Establishment Clause: The Case of Clemson Football   Scott Caravello Justice Denied: The Doctrine of Laches’ Role in Undermining the Holocaust Expropriated Art Recovery ActRead More »

January Notes and Comments Pool

January 3, 2020

The Virginia Law Review will be accepting submissions for its January Notes and Comments Pool from 8:00 a.m. on Friday, January 24th until 5:00 p.m. on Friday, January 31st. Late submissions will not be accepted. Students who would like their Note or Comment to be considered for publication in the Law Review should read the following guidelines and submission instructions: 1. The recommended length for a Note isRead More »