The globalization of the economy, the demanding nature of the markets and financial deregulation are all phenomena that have profoundly affected the business world. Trade is continually imposing its diktat, to the detriment of its contributors and beneficiaries, e.g. employees, consumers and clients.
- Competition Organizer
Union Internationale des Avocats
- *International Event*
- Submission Date
- Awards Date
- Competition Category
- Graduate - Global
- Undergraduate - Global
- High School - Global
- Who's Eligible
All law students under 30 who are enrolled in a university or law school.
- Other Info
From a legal standpoint, as the privileged defender of citizens’ rights, lawyers are increasingly called on by the victims of actions that breach their fundamental rights, which directly or indirectly result from corporate activities.
The purpose of the Jacques Leroy Prize is to reward a law student who, in writing a dissertation, study or any other research paper, helps raise awareness of human rights in the business world, and thus offers possible solutions to rationalize the societal responsibility of companies from a legal standpoint