Gujarat National Law University, Gandhinagar is organising the 6th GNLU International Maritime Academy, 2017 from April 15-22 at the university campus. The theme of the 6th edition is “Maritime Industry, Naval Power and Marine Environment”. The 2017 Edition is designed to explore and assess the trajectory of law and policy affecting maritime commerce, maritime security, and marine environmental protection and resource conservation. For information on eligibility, course fee, academy structure and mode of payment, please click on the link here. In case of queries,  contact Mr. Sushil Goswami, Assistant Professor of Law and Assistant Registrar at +91-8128650813 or write [email protected]

Jus Dicere is organising a three-day educational trip to Rajasthan from March 24-26 of this year. All the candidates will be awarded with certificate and their experience will be shared on our blog. Selected candidates will be awarded paid internship at Jus Dicere. Registration & Fees Amount –  INR 6500/- (Six Thousand Five Hundred Rupee) Inclusion – Registration Kit, Accommodation (Twin Sharing), Food, Field Trip & Entry Charges, Local Transportation, Certification Last Date  – March 5, 2017 Important Note- Delegate have to make necessary arrangement of traveling to Udaipur and From Jaipur. Register Now at – www.jdicere.com/tour

As part of the NALSAR Lecture Series on Constitutionalism, the NALSAR University of Law, Hyderabad hosted Justice S Muralidhar, Judge, Delhi High Court who spoke on the ‘Evolution of Legal Aid Movement in India’. Justice Muralidhar is best known for his pro bono work, including the cases for the victims of the Bhopal Gas Disaster and those displaced by the dams on the Narmada river. He was appointed amicus curiae by the Supreme Court in several PIL cases and in cases involving convicts on the death row. He was appointed as judge of the Delhi High Court in 2006. We also know him […]

The Ideal Institute of Managment and Technology and School of Law is an affiliated institute of GGSIP University, New Delhi. The institute is organising the Rakesh Aggarwal Memorial National Moot Court Competition from April 1 2017 to April 2, 2017. Participating teams should register themselves by sending duly filled application form, registration fee of Rs. 1000/- per team, and memorials by email to [email protected] and by post to Ideal Institute of Management and Technology & School of Law, 16-X, Karkardooma Institutional Area, Delhi – 110092 before March 10, 2017. For further queries write [email protected]

Indian Journal of Law and Public Policy (IJLPP) is a peer reviewed, bi-annual law and public policy publication. Submissions may be made in the following formats: Articles- not exceeding 10,000 words Short Articles- not exceeding 5,000 words Case Commentaries- not exceeding 3,000 words All the Articles, Short Articles and Case Commentaries being contributed for Indian Journal of Law and Public Policy are to be sent [email protected] March 25, 2017, 5:00 PM.

The International Review of Human Rights Law is an annual, online and open-access law journal. The journal is an effort to address human rights issues around the world. The journal requires the following: 1] Editors and Technical Editors. Except for 1st yr. /2nd yr. B.A.,LL.B students and 1st yr. LL.B students, rest can apply. The journal requires students pursuing graduation as Editors and students pursuing Masters or those who have completed Post-Graduation as Technical Editors. Both Editors and Technical Editors will be required to edit 30 – 40 pages per month. Interested ones can send their Resume by March 14, […]

The petitions in the Supreme Court challenging the age limit prescribed for this year’s Common Law Admission Test (CLAT) are likely to be heard this coming Monday. Senior Advocate Sanjay Hegde mentioned the matter before Chief Justice JS Khehar, citing urgency, since the exam is scheduled to be held on May 14. Khehar J. had a brief discussion with his brother judges before agreeing to list the matter on Monday, February 20. The decision to adopt the age limit for this year’s exam stems from a Bar Council of India notification passed in September, which claimed that Clause 28 of Schedule III, Rule […]

In a temporary win of sorts for the seventy-odd petitioners challenging the Bar Council of India’s age limit rule, the Allahabad High Court last week issued notice to Chanakya National Law University, Patna. CNLU, which has been given the charge of conducting this year’s Common Law Admission Test (CLAT), has also been directed to allow the petitioners to apply for the examination, disregarding the age-limit rule. This is, of course, pending the Supreme Court’s decision in the two petitions challenging the age-limit. The order passed by a Bench of Chief Justice DB Bhosale and Justice Yashwant Varma also notes that […]

The 9th edition of the GNLU International Moot Court Competition (GIMC) was held from February 1 to February 5, 2017. NALSAR University of Law was adjudged as winners and George Washington University clinched the second position. Karan Sangani of NALSAR won the award of the best researcher while SLS Pune took home the best memorial award. Ashwin Murthy of NALSAR was acknowledged as the best oralist for final rounds, while Kyle Zhu of George Washington University was adjudged as the best oralist for preliminary rounds.

The National Rounds of the Eighth Leiden Sarin International Air Law Moot Court were held at the Army Institute of Law on February 4, 2017. Sixty teams from the top law schools participated in the international level moot court competition and worked their hardest in order to represent India in the international rounds which are to be held at Malta. The winners of the Leiden Sarin Air Law Moot Court Competition were National University of Juridical Sciences, Kolkata. The runners-up were Ram Manohar Lohia National Law University, Lucknow. In addition to these teams, NLU-Jodhpur has also qualified for the international […]