Call for Papers: Remembering S.P.Sathe: 12th National Workshop on Curriculum & Learning Outcome of Legal Education

About the Conference: Indian Law Society, is pleased to invite participation and submissions for Remembering S.P.Sathe: 12th National Workshop on Curriculum & Learning Outcome of Legal Education scheduled from 25th to 26th of May 2018. This year the Conference in Remembering S.P.Sathe Event will be conducted in the form of a workshop. We are currently witnessing an unprecedented transformation in the legal profession and legal education. The demand for legal professionals has evolved in almost all spheres of life- from social, economic, political to the contemporary changes in Technological advancements. The workshop aims at bringing together academic scholars, senior professionals from legal field, policy makers, regulatory authorities and members of the Bar and the Bench to deliberate, discuss and guide on formulation of law curriculum to meet the needs of legal profession and ends of justice.  The workshop would witness an array of backgrounds and perspectives of its contributors in determining the parameters of curriculum development, teaching learning methodologies and evaluation pattern. Structure of the Workshop: The workshop is spanned over a period of 2 days with sessions by experts deliberating and discussing on principles of drafting of Law Curriculum, effective law teaching and objective evaluation. The panel will comprise of legal experts representing the judiciary, academia, litigation, and law firms or policy makers.…
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Call for Papers: International Journal of Legal Insight (IJLI) (Issue 1 Vol II)

International Journal of Legal Insight (IJLI) (ISSN: 2456-3595) is a blind peer reviewed quarterly publication which focuses on all aspects of Law and a multiple variety of disciplines ranging from Articles, Notes & Comments and Legislative Briefs on contemporary issues related to the fields of economics, social and legal sciences from Students, Research Scholars, Academicians and other Professionals to all other types and forms of academic writings. IJLI takes pride to announce that we are the first online law journal in India which has been indexed in 13 internationally recognized indexing platforms which let your manuscripts to be indexed and accessed globally. We believe that authors deserve the best output for their hard-work and therefore they must gain the value of their publication that they deserve. IJLI has a high impact factor of 1.6. IJLI is delighted to announce its upcoming issue, Issue 1 of Volume II which is to be published in April, 2018. Manuscripts should be submitted via e-mail to the Editor-in-Chief of IJLI at editor@ijli.in latest by March 30, 2018. CONTRIBUTION GUIDELINES Author(s) may submit under any of the following categories: 1. Articles (4000 to 6000 words) – An article must completely analyse the issue that the author seeks to highlight.…
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Call for Papers: RMLNLU Journal Vol. 10 (2018)

Dr. Ram Manohar Lohiya National Law University, Lucknow invites original manuscripts in the form of articles, essays, notes and comments on any topic of contemporary relevance in the field of law for publication in the University’s flagship RMLNLU Journal. The full text of the Journal is available on www.scconline.com. The contents of the same may be accessed from: http://rmlnlu.ac.in/rmlnluj.html Submission Guidelines: The final draft of the submission should be submitted in the electronic form and a hard copy of the same should also be sent via post. The electronic submissions should be made only in Microsoft  word format. Electronic copies of the submission should be e-mailed to journal@rmlnlu.ac.in latest by 30th June 2018. The electronic file of the document should contain Author name_title of the paper.doc. The hard copy of the manuscript should be sent on the following address: Chairperson, Journal Committee Dr. Ram Manohar Lohiya National Law University LDA Colony, Kanpur Road Scheme, Ashiana Lucknow – 226012 (U.P.) E-mail: journal@rmlnlu.ac.in ; http://rmlnlu.ac.in/rmlnluj.html Submissions are to be made in English language only. It should be typed in Times New Roman, font size 12, 1.5 line spacing. Headings should be in Capital letters at centre line spacing. Footnoting should be in accordance with The Bluebook: A Uniform System of Citation, 20th edition.…
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Call for Papers: 1st Habibullah Badsha Memorial Essay Competition

The Constitutional Law Society, Tamil Nadu National Law School is honoured to announce the 1st Habibullah Badsha Memorial Essay Competition on Constitutional Law. Mr. Habibullah Badsha (1933-2017) was a former Advocate-General of Tamil Nadu, a distinguished advocate and revered personality at the Madras Bar. He was a great philanthropist and secularist who championed for the rights of the poor and oppressed. The essay competition has been instituted by his family to honour his legacy and to promote constitutional spirit among law students. The topic of the Essay is “Religion and Equality in Liberal  Constitutionalism”. The Competition is open only to Undergraduate (both 3 year and 5 year courses) and Postgraduate Students of law in India. Co-authorship is not permitted. Kindly send in your entries to nationalessay.tnnls@gmail.com by 6th March, 2018 before 12:00 midnight. Any entry received  after the deadline shall  not  be  accepted.  Plagiarized  essays  will  be summarily rejected. The maximum word limit is 3000 words inclusive of footnotes (Times New Roman, font size 12, line space of 1.5). AWARDS: The first, second and third best submissions will be awarded cash prize of Rs.7,500, Rs.5,000 and Rs.3,500 respectively. The best ten essays will be awarded with a Certificate of Merit. For any queries kindly email at  nationalessay.tnnls@gmail.com Tweet The post Call for Papers: 1st Habibullah Badsha Memorial Essay Competition appeared first on SCC Blog.…
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Call for Papers: LLM Book Chapter Appreciation & Case Analysis Competitions

LLM Book Chapter Appreciation Competition 2.0 2017-18 (State level competition for ‘LLM students) The competition is designed to test research, comprehension and writing skills. Chapter alternatives for the Competition are as follows: (Any one has to be chosen) 1. Judicial Process and Precedent Prof. Dr. A. Lakshminath Chapter 4: “Stare Decisis”: A Sociological Perspective 2. Judicial Process Precedent in Indian Law Prof. Dr. A. Lakshminath Chapter 11: Death Sentence: Judicial Ambivalance 3. Judicial Process Precedent in Indian Law Prof. Dr. A. Lakshminath Chapter 12: Judicial Process and Personal Liberty 4. Feminism in the Sub Continent & Beyond: Challenging Laws Changing Laws ed. Jaya Sagade, Vedna Jivan, Christine Foster Chapter 11: Women & Militirisation: The Naxalite Movement in India (Kshipra Sharma) 5. Judicial Power and Judicial Review: An Analysis of the Supreme Court in Action Anirudh Prasad Chapter 13: Judicial Statesmanship: High Watermark of Judicial Review The soft copies of the chapter shall be made available on registration, post which registered student can decide to author critique of the chapter in 500-600 words on any one chapter of choice. Mode of Registration: Interested students kindly register by 10th February 2018, by sending, Full Name, College Name and Roll Number, through mail to llm@ilslaw.in In case, of any techincal or otherwise problem, you may also register by sending, Full Name, College Name and Roll Number, through SMS or WhatsApp message to Saranya Mishra at (+91) 7506228224.…
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School of Law, Galgotias University announces International Conference on Contemporary Legal Issues 2018

We are glad to announce and take the privilege to invite you to 2nd International Conference On Contemporary Legal Issues 2018 on 24th March 2018 at Galgotias University, School of Law. The Conference is open for participation to Academicians, Researchers, Legal Practitioners and Students. The Conference will witness dialogue by experts in the relevant field along with paper presentations. Participants will be invited to contribute research papers on sub-themes and selected papers will be subsequently published in the form of an Edited Book having ISBN, to be released on 24th March 2018. We shall also be announcing one overall Best Research Paper Award at the valedictory session of the conference and Best Presentation Award at the end of each technical session (one award per session). The Conference will usher discussion on contemporary development in multidisciplinary legal, social & management issues and how its understanding in theory and practice can be enhanced. It would be our pleasure if you can spare your valuable time to attend and present a paper at the Conference. Please find details of the Conference on Website. Important Note: We are not accepting any abstract/full paper via e-mail. Any such submission will automatically be rejected. For submission of abstract please refer here and for final submission please refer here.…
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Call for Papers: International Conference on Affirmative Action and Sustainable Development Goal of Gender Equality

Tamil Nadu National Law School, Tiruchirappalli in collaboration with Oxford Human Rights Hub, Oxford University, United Kingdom is organising “International Conference on Affirmative Action and the Sustainable Development Goal of Gender Equality” from 22nd- 23rd September, 2018. This conference proposes to bring together scholars, practitioners and students who work in law, statistics, economics, sociology, anthropology, public policy, gender studies and other social sciences, to explore the link between AA policies that favour women in positions of leadership and achieving target 5.5. of the SDGs. It will examine the following themes: · Efficacy of Affirmative Action in Achieving Gender Equality and Goal 5 of the SDGs · Affirmative Action for Women and Human Rights Law · Reservation Policies v. Preference Policies · Intersectionality: Situating Caste, Class and Race in the Affirmative Action dialogue · Affirmative Action in Non-Political Institutions · Affirmative Action: Strategies for Mobilisation The conference will be held on 22nd- 23rd September, 2018 at Tamil Nadu National Law University in Tiruchirappalli, India. The conference will run over the 2 days with parallel sessions in the morning, afternoon and evening. Due to the limited finances available for the conference, participants are expected to secure own funds for airfare and accommodation. Local transportation and meals will be provided to the presenters.…
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Call for Papers: Aligarh Muslim University Law Society Reiew (2017-18)

About the Review Aligarh Law Review, Aligarh Muslim University has always provided an extensive platform to the students, academicians, researchers, and practitioners to assimilate, exchange and extend their ideas, views and perspective on leading contemporary socio-legal issues. The Review has been receiving an acknowledging response, preferably from the students, over the past years and has quite achieved its objective. For its forthcoming issue, A.M.U. Law society Review 2017-18, is welcoming wellresearched papers and quality contributions on relevant leading issues in the area of law. Moreover, the Aligarh Law Review will be published with ISBN No. Authors are invited to submit their articles/ research paper to the editors at the following e-mail id: editorlawsociety2017@gmail.com Submission Guidelines 1. All submissions (in hard copy and e-mail) must be accompanied by: a. A covering letter with the name(s) of the author(s), official designation, institution/affiliation, the title of the paper and contact number. b. A Certificate that the paper submitted is a piece of original research work and has not been copied or published or submitted for publication elsewhere. c. An abstract of not more than 200 words. 2. Articles should be in English language only and in conformity with the mentioned rules for submission. 3.…
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Call for Papers: RMLNLU Law Journal on Communications, Media, Entertainment & Technology, Vol. 5

About the Journal: The RMLNLU Law Journal on Communications, Media, Entertainment & Technology (hereinafter ‘the Journal’) is an annual, student-edited, peer-reviewed, law journal published by the Journal Committee of Dr. Ram Manohar Lohiya National Law University. The Journal Committee is pleased to announce the call for papers of The RMLNLU Law Journal on Communications, Media, Entertainment & Technology, Volume 5. Call for Papers The Journal invites submissions in the form of articles, case comments and book reviews from law students, academicians and legal professionals. The submissions may be on any contemporary legal issue connected with media law and its allied fields of communications, entertainment and technology. The prescribed word limit is 5000-8000 words in case of articles, 3000-6000 words in case of case comments and 2000-4000 words in case of book reviews (excluding abstract, whose word limit is prescribed in the guidelines that follow, and footnotes, wherein speaking footnotes must be avoided wherever possible).   Each of these entries will be required to conform to the set of guidelines which follow. Submission Guidelines Authors must strictly adhere to guidelines, failing which their submissions may not be considered. The author(s) is/are required to attach a Covering Letter containing all personal details (Name of the author/s, their degrees, Designation, Name of College/University/Institution, Postal Address, Phone Number and E-mail ID) in separate document with the entry.…
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Call for papers: NILS India Law Review (NILR)

The Board of Editors of NILS India Law Review is pleased to announce its first issue. NILR is a bi-annual, open access, double-blind peer review published under the aegis of the NILS India. The review seeks to achieve scholarly excellence under the esteemed guidance of the Advisory board. Established in pursuance to the NILS India’s core mission i.e. accessibility to the legal education and outreach of legal scholarship, this review strives to serve as a forum for students with excellence in their interests and scholarly writing. The Journal publishes Articles, Essays, Note & Case Comments and Book Reviews.  Last Date of Submission is 10 January 2018. For more information, click HERE.  For any query contact Shresth Vardhan (Vice-President, NILS India) at 9726668356 , vp-publications@nilsindia.org   Tweet The post Call for papers: NILS India Law Review (NILR) appeared first on SCC Blog.…
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Call for Papers: National Conference on Human Rights and Gender Justice

CONCEPT NOTE: National conference on Human Rights and Gender Justice is organized with an aim to bring together academicians, students, human rights activists and other intellectuals on one platform to discuss the various issues concerning human rights and to discuss the measures to curb such issues. Knowledge Steez has been actively organizing social awareness and legal aid workshops throughout the country and this conference will aim at providing the participants with an option to join us in our campaigns and hence the conference will not merely be limited to on table discussions, rather it will provide various options to implement the discussions on field. Date: 24th December, 2017 Venue: Indian Law Institute, New Delhi ORGANISER Knowledge Steez Youth for Human Rights Who Can Apply: Law Students, Academicians, Lawyers and those associated with NGOs are eligible to apply. Students and Academicians from social sciences, managements and from other disciplines are also eligible. SUB THEMES Human Rights of Women and Children Status of Indigenous People Human Rights of Migrant Workers Human Rights of Aged and Disabled Human Trafficking The Minorities and Human Rights Human Rights violation faced by HIV/ AIDS people Human rights of Sex Workers Role of NGOs in advocacy for Human Rights Constitutional Rights and Safeguards provided to the vulnerable groups in India Kindly note that the above the above list is not inclusive and session proposals on any title related to Human Rights can be submitted.…
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Call for Papers: Tamil Nadu National Law School’s National Conference on Citizenship, Refugees and Human Rights in the Contemporary World

The Tamil Nadu National Law School, Tiruchirappalli is pleased to announce its National Conference on Citizenship, Refugees and Human Rights in the Contemporary World on 20th and 21st January, 2018. The Conference will be graced by a panel of eminent scholars comprising Prof. (Dr.) Mahendra Pal Singh, Prof. (Dr.) Manoj Kumar Sinha, Prof. (Dr.) Sitharamam Kakarala and other eminent individuals. ABOUT THE CONFERENCE The objective of this Conference is to analyze and bring out the current state of human rights in relation to refugees and stateless persons. Further, the impact of violence, war and persecution will also be discussed in this conference. This conference intends to highlight the importance of having suitable laws for the protection of the rights of these stakeholders through various nodal methods, and also intends to bring out the realities in this area to help the State frame suitable laws in the future. CALL FOR PAPERS Research papers from Academicians, Research Scholars, Professionals, Policy Makers and Students (both at Under Graduate and Post Graduate) are invited. Co-authorship is permitted to a maximum of two authors per paper. The research papers must be original and unpublished. Certificates will be issued to the authors who attend the Conference and present the paper.…
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