OSCOLADonal Nolan (Fellow and Tutor in Law, Worcester College) and Sandra Meredith (Departmental Lecturer in Legal Research Skills), editors of the Oxford University Standard for Citation of Legal Authorities (OSCOLA[linkme]) have been shortlisted for the 2013 Halsbury Award for Academic Contribution.

The Halsbury Legal  Awards make their debut this year and will celebrate  excellence in the law and great contribution to the legal sector. The Award for Academic Contribution will be presented to an individual or team who has made a significant impact on the academic development of the law and its study.  Other shortlisted nominations  are Adrian Keane (City University), ILAWS (University of Southampton), Joyce Plotnikoff & Richard Wolfson (Lexicon Limited) and Margaret Brazier (Manchester University Law School).

The awards will be presented on 8th May 2013.