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News & Events

The 2017 Burton Awards BulletinSeptember 27th, 2017

In the first edition of our newsletter, we hope to bring you up to date on our progress towards the Nineteenth Annual Event. We are excited about the next awards program and always welcome your input. Click Here to Read the 2017 Burton Awards Bulletin.  

Burton Awards Announces New Committee to Nominate Legends in LawSeptember 15th, 2017

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Sept 15, 2017 New York, New York: The Burton Awards Program, held in association with the Library of Congress, presented by Lead Sponsor Law360, and co-sponsored by the American Bar Association, announced a new “Select Committee” to nominate general counsel who will be named Legends in Law. The nominees must have an […]

Finest Law Firm Winners Selected by the Burton AwardsMarch 22nd, 2017

The finest law firm writers of 2017 have been announced by the Burton Awards, a non-profit program, which is run in association with the Library of Congress, presented by lead sponsor Law360, and co-sponsored by the American Bar Association.

Guest Speakers

U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg Speaks About Her Award-Winning Book, My Own Words – 2017

U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg joined us on Monday, May 22, 2017 to accept the “Book of the Year in Law” Award for her book, My Own Words. She joined the stage with her two co-authors, Mary Hartnett and Wendy W. Williams, in an interview with Master of Ceremonies, Bill Press.

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