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Public Utilities Law

The American Bar Association Section of Public Utility, Communications and Transportation Law is the leading professional organization for those interested in the rapidly changing legal environment in the communications, cable TV, internet, electricity, gas, oil pipelines, aviation, motor carriers, railroads, and water industries.

Our members include attorneys from private law firms, in-house counsel, trade and professional organizations, federal and state government agencies, as well as judges, professors and law students. We provide an outstanding assortment of programs, publications, discussion groups and timely updates on recent developments in all facets of public utility, communications and transportation law.

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Public Utilities Law

K. William Kolbe Writing Competition

The section seeks entries for its writing competition from all law students who are enrolled in ABA-approved law schools and are members of the ABA Law Student Division. The prize is $2,500, plus a free Section membership, and airfare and hotel accommodations to attend the Section’s Fall Council Meeting.

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