The Nani Palkhivala Arbitration Centre (NPAC) will be holding its 10th Annual International Arbitration Conclave on February 17, 2018 on the theme Strengthening Arbitration in India – Challenges and Opportunities. Founded in 2005, the NPAC is the only Arbitration forum in South India to have been formally recognised by the Madras High Court. The Centre, which is modeled on the lines of International Arbitration Centres, aims at providing world class arbitration facilities by facilitiating both Ad hoc and Institutional Arbitration. The conference, to be held at Shangri La’s Eros Hotel, New Delhi, aims at providing a platform to discuss the […]

The Centre for Business and Commercial Laws of National Law Institute University, Bhopal (NLIU), in collaboration with Trilegal and Cambridge Scholars Publishing, is organizing the third edition of the NLIU-Trilegal Summit on Mergers and Acquisitions (2018 Summit) on 16th and 17th of February, 2018. The aim of the 2018 Summit is to have discussion on niche issues in the area of M&A among participants, panelists and audience. Such a dialogue would help the fraternity in general and the students in particular in understanding the jurisprudence on M&A, it being a considerably new area of practice. The 2018 Summit invites participation […]

Rajiv Gandhi National University of Law, Patiala is organizing Global Initiative of Academic Networks (GIAN) Course on ADR in India and USA: Challenges and Possibilities. The faculty for the 4-day programme will be Professor Sukhsimranjit Singh, an Associate Director at Straus Institute for Dispute Resolution and also Director LLM Program and Assistant Professor of Law and Practice, Pepperdine University, Malibu, California, USA. The candidates desirous of attending the course have to send their application form to [email protected] on or before 25th October 2017. The selected candidate will be confirmed on 28 October, 2017. The selected candidates will have to pay Rs. 5000/- as […]

Vidhi Centre for Legal Policy is organising a team-based competition where participants propose a legal and/or policy solution that focuses on ‘Blockchain Technology’. The sub-themes for the completion include: – Financial applications of Blockchain Technology The use of Blockchain Technology for identity management Using Blockchain Technology to improve governance and democratic processes The above mentioned sub-themes are illustrative in nature and not exhaustive. Participants are encouraged to choose one of these or any other sub-theme within the broad category of ‘Blockchain Technology.’ This competition is open to students currently in the 3rd, 4th or 5th year of a five year […]

The NLUD Student Law Journal is National Law University, Delhi’s annual student-edited and peer-reviewed law journal. The Editorial Board of NLUD Student Law Journal is inviting scholarly submissions from students, academicians, practitioners and researchers for the Volume 5 of the journal, due to be published by June 2018. The last date for submission of articles is December 21, 2017. The submissions have to comply with, inter alia, the following: All Submissions must be as long or short articles with a length ranging from 3,000 to 10,000 words, inclusive of footnotes. ‘Articles’ can also be in the form of essays, case and […]

The Inter University Centre for IPR Studies, Cochin University of Science and Technology (CUSAT) is organising the fifth National annual ‘Rethinking Intellectual Property Rights’ (RIPR) workshop from January 18-20, 2018. The theme this year is ‘IPR, Access to Seeds and Farmers’ Rights’. The proceedings of the workshop will be published in Cambridge Scholars Publishing. The workshop is open to law students and interested students of other disciplines (under graduates, post graduates and research scholars). The programme includes lectures, invited talks, case studies, corner discussions, students’ presentations, exercised, scenario analysis, role play, field exposure etc. It aims to facilitate a social-implication oriented […]

The National Law Institute University (NLIU), Bhopal is inviting papers for Volume 7 of its annual Law Review. The NLIU Law Review is an annual student-edited publication, which aims to promote a culture of scholarly research and academic writing by publishing articles on subjects of interest to the legal profession and academia. The subject for written submissions this year is Data Protection. The theme is intended to focus on aspects such as the implications of the the rising prominence of data-oriented avenues of profit for private companies, emergence of big data in the context of national security and privacy concerns, […]

The National Law Institute University (NLIU), Bhopal is inviting papers for Volume 7 of the NLIU Journal of Intellectual Property Law. The NLIU Journal of Intellectual Property Law, published annually, is run by the students of Cell for Studies in Intellectual Property Rights (CSIPR), guided by faculty and reviewed by a body of peers comprising of Alumni. Submissions are being invited for original and unpublished written works, which are not simultaneously being considered for publication elsewhere. Contributions are being invited from those interested across the profession including research scholars, professionals, students and others There is no assigned theme for the paper. Submissions are allowed […]

Confluence 2017 is a first of its kind conclave to explore linkages between the legal industry and the academia, organised by National Law University Delhi (NLU Delhi), in association with the Society of Indian Law Firms (SILF) and the Bar Association of India under the auspices of University Grants Commission (UGC). To participate in the event, kindly send a mail with the subject “Registration for Confluence 2017” to [email protected] by March 5, 2017 with the following details: Name Designation & Affiliation Email ID Phone Number Special Requirements, if any The Brochure can be found here.

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 to [email protected] by 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, […]

International Journal of IPR and Commercial Laws is a blind peer-reviewed journal edited by the in-house editorial board of IFIM Law College, Bangalore. The manuscript shall fulfill the following requisites: Article – maximum 3,000 to 6,000 words and must be a critical analysis of the subject matter Comment on judicial decisions – maximum 1,500 to 3,000 words and it must contain a critical analysis Analysis of legislative materials-maximum 1,500 to 3000 words and it must contain a critical analysis Book reviews – maximum 1,000 to 2,000 words and it must contain a critical analysis All submissions must be made to [email protected] by […]

The Centre for International Humanitarian Law and Human Rights Law at Institute of Law, Nirma University is to organise the sixth edition of its annual flagship event – National Students Conference on “International Humanitarian and Refugee Laws” in association with the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) and United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) on March 16, 2017. Themes: Technological Asymmetry and the Law of Armed Conflicts The Right to Reparation for Violations of International Humanitarian Law Intersection of International Humanitarian Law and the Rights of Vulnerable Persons Responses to violations of International Humanitarian Laws at International and […]

Nani Palkhivala Arbitration Centre (NPAC) is conducting an International Conference on “Current Issues in Domestic and International Arbitration” on February 18, 2017 at Shangri-La’s Eros Hotel at 19 Ashoka Road, Connaught Place, New Delhi. The conference hopes to provide a platform to discuss emerging challenges and solutions to vexing problems in the arbitration regime. For more details contact Dr. J. Durgalakshmi at [email protected]

Nyaya Forum for Courtroom Lawyering at NALSAR University of Law, Hyderabad is a students’ initiative to further the purpose of establishing universities exclusively providing legal education in India. They are organizing an open talk with Dr. Colin Gonsalves on Human Rights and Courts on January 26, 2017 from 11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at NALSAR. Dr. Colin Gonsalves, a Senior Advocate practicing at the Supreme Court, is also the founder director of Human Rights Law Network (HRLN).  

The NALSAR Student Law Review is now accepting submissions for its upcoming Volume XII. NSLR is an annual, student-edited, peer-reviewed law review that is the flagship publication of NALSAR University of Law, Hyderabad, India. Submissions may be in the form of Articles (5,000-8,000 words), Notes (3,000-5,000 words), Case Comments, Legislative Comments or Book Reviews (1,500-2,500 words). The word count is inclusive of footnotes. Submissions are to be emailed to [email protected] under the subject heading ‘Volume XII – NSLR Submission’. The email should indicate which category the paper is intended for. All submissions must reach by May 14, 2017. More details in the brochure below.

The Gujarat National Law University’s (GNLU) Centre for Corporate and Competition Law is inviting papers for the Special Issue on Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code, 2016: Issues and Challenges. The themes for the journal include: Corporate insolvency and liquidity Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code and the Ease of Doing Business Compliance of Insolvency and Bank-ruptcy Code with UNCITRAL model law in Cross Border Insolvency Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code and the Companies Act, 2013 Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code and the SARFAESI Act, 2002 The abstract must be submitted by February 5, 2017 to [email protected] and the final paper must be submitted by March 20, 2017. More details […]

The Model Governance Foundation is currently accepting original research papers and case studies for presentation at Samvaad 2017. The word limit, excluding footnotes, endnotes, references, and bibliography can range between 2,500-7,500 words. A soft copy of the research paper must be uploaded at www.samvaad.co/research.html by March 31, 2017. For any other queries, please write to [email protected] More details in the brochure below.

The NLIU Law Review is a peer-reviewed law journal published bi-annually by the students of National Law Institute University, Bhopal. The NLIU Law Review seeks to publish original and scholarly writings on any area of law. The submissions must be relevant, up to date and of interest to the academic community. All submissions must be made to [email protected] by January 29, 2017.For any further queries write to [email protected] Details in the brochure below.

Alexis Foundation is looking to engage students and young professionals interested in taking up pro bono editorial leadership positions in their Editorial Board. The editorial board will publish a book (with ISBN) and journal (with ISSN) containing original research papers and case studies on the following broad themes: economics, international affairs, law, management, psychology, public policy, strategy, and technology. To apply, send your CV/Resume and Photograph to [email protected] by January 15, 2017. More details in the brochure below.

The GNLU Centre for Intellectual Property Rights in collaboration with IPPO is organising the GNLU Capsule Course in Patent Drafting on January 9, 2017. The course will explore the practicalities involved with patent drafting, and will be taken by Mr. Gregory L. Maurer, Partner, Klarquist, USA. It will be a unique opportunity for dynamic stakeholders like entrepreneurs, IP Professionals, academicians and students to interact with the experienced professionals of the field and by that to learn the practical aspects of dealing with different forms of IP. Registrations can be made by sending e-mail on [email protected] on or before January 5, 2017. All applicants […]

The RGNUL Student Research Review is a bi-annual, student run, peer reviewed journal based at the Rajiv Gandhi National University of Law, Punjab. The flagship journal is now seeking papers with the theme, “Contemporary Issues of Alternate Dispute Resolution Mechanism” The Sub-Themes for this edition include: Efficiency and Scope of ADR Mechanism in handling: International Nuclear Disputes International Investment disputes Institutional Arbitration v. Ad-hoc Arbitration Public Policy Doctrine All manuscripts must be submitted to [email protected] by January 30, 2017. More details in the brochure below.

The Faculty of Law, Jamia Millia Islamia is organising a One Day National Seminar On “Electoral Reforms in India” on January 28, 2017. Last date for submission of abstract is December 31, 2016. Author’s of selected abstracts will be intimated by January 5, 2017. Last date for submission of full paper is January 22, 2017. For more details, visit the event’s Facebook page. Details in the brochure below.

The Maharashtra National Law University Nagpur, Contemporary Law Review, is a peer-reviewed journal published bi-annually by the Maharashtra National Law University, Nagpur.  . Submissions must be emailed at [email protected] or [email protected] (preferably in .docx format) along with a covering letter addressed to Professor (Dr.) Naresh Kumar Vats (Editor-Contemporary Law Review  publication Committee by Janaury 31, 2017. The covering letter should include the author’s contact information and a short abstract (250-300 words) that outlines the main questions or themes addressed in the paper. More details in the brochure below.

The Centre for Corporate Research Law Journal (CCRLJ), ISSN No. 2348-6384, is an open access, annual, peer reviewed journal. The journal is an initiative by the Center for Corporate Law Studies at Institute of Law, Nirma University. The theme of this edition is: “Private Equity & Venture Capital” The Centre invites Articles, Short Notes, Book Reviews and Case Commentaries to delve deep into different perspectives and critically analyze the current policies along with suggesting valuable, rational, legal ideas. The original manuscript must be sent to [email protected] by January 30, 2017. More details in the brochure below.

National Law University Jodhpur’s Trade, Law and Development journal is inviting original, unpublished manuscripts for publication in the Summer ‘17 Special Issue of the Journal The theme for the Special Issue is “Recent Regionalism”. Submissions may be made in forms of ‘Articles’, ‘Notes’, ‘Comments’ and ‘Book Reviews’. Manuscripts may be submitted via e-mail, ExpressO, or the TL&D website. For further information and submission guidelines, please visit the Journal’s website: www.tradelawdevelopment.com. More details in the brochure below.

The Gujarat National Law University shall be conducting a certificate course on Sports Law and Management. The course incorporates diverse themes such as the jurisprudence of national and international sports dispute resolution, sports broadcasting issues, public interest litigation in sports along with other contemporary issues dominating the discourse on Sports Law. Interested persons must register online  by paying the registration fee at https://www.onlinesbi.com/prelogin/icollecthome.htm?corpID=627430 by January 3, 2017. Kindly send the soft copy of duly filled registration form along with the copy of payment made, by email (with subject as: Registration for Course) to [email protected] In case of further query contact Mr. […]

The Centre for Legal Theory at National Law University, Jodhpur is organising the 2nd NLU-J CLT Colloquium on Legal Theory and Family Laws, which shall be held on March 11 next year. The themes of the Colloquium include: Uniform Civil Code Gender Parity (e.g., abortion laws, discriminatory laws against women) Concept of Irretrievable Breakdown of Marriage in light of the new Bill Concept of family and marriage Validity and necessity of Restitution of Conjugal Rights Concept of Domestic Relationship Abstract of length 300-500 words containing keywords and the tentative conclusions must be sent to [email protected] by 23:59 hrs. on December […]

The Editorial Board of the International Journal of Advanced Research in Law & Social Science solicits submissions for its IVth Issue. The International Journal of Advanced Research in Law & Social Science (IJARLS) is a peer reviewed ‘Online Quarterly’ Journal of The Lords Advocate an organization working for the development of legal studies and research. The theme for this issue would be on the Interplay of IPR and Competition Law. The Sub Themes include: Interplay of Competition Law and IPR: Conceptual Analysis Role of Competition Law in Compulsory Licensing Competition Law and Forum Shopping Growing Trends of Competition Law in IPR Submissions must be made to [email protected] by December 20, […]

The International Journal of Criminal Jurisprudence and Criminal Justice System (ISSN: 2504-7078), a student-run, peer reviewed journal invites articles, research papers, case comments, book reviews and commentaries for its inaugural issue. The themes for the issue include: Vulnerability and victimization in criminal law Revisiting Criminal Laws due to challenges from new forms of victimization in cyber space Deficiencies, irregularities and extraneous considerations in criminal justice administration All submissions must be sent in MS-Word format to [email protected] by January 5, 2017. All submissions must be accompanied with a covering letter indicating the name of the author, title of the submission and the email address of the author. […]