The International Bar Association is seeking nominations for its Bernard Simons Memorial Prize. The award was set up in 1995 to reward practising criminal lawyers for their efforts in advancing human rights. Lawyers can enter themselves or alternatively legal practitioners, Bar associations or other interested parties can present nominations. Entries close on 8 June. Nominations should be sent to Fiona Paterson at the IBA's London office at 271 Regent Street, London, W1R 7PA.