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 [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, […]

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 [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 [email protected] 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, [email protected] 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 by March 31, 2017. For any other queries, please write [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 [email protected] January 29, 2017.For any further queries write [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 [email protected] 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 [email protected] 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 [email protected] 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 [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: 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 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 [email protected] 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 [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. […]

The South Asian Journal of Law and Human Rights (SAJLHR) is a Peer Reviewed International Journal (ISSN: 2518-6159) for research and insight in Human Rights Law. The journal invites Articles, Short Notes, Book Reviews Case Commentaries and other such for its inaugural issue which will be published tentatively in January 2017. Academicians, legal practitioners, researchers, students and others interested in the field may send original, unpublished papers [email protected] by December 31, 2016. More details in the brochure below.

The NLS Business Law Review is an initiative by the National Law School of India University to recognise and foster academic research and scholarship in corporate and commercial law. The NLS Business Law Review (NLSBLR – Volume 3) is accepting submissions under the following categories: Articles (6,000 – 10,000 words) are comprehensive publications that analyse important themes, and may adopt comparative perspectives. Essays (4,000 – 6,000 words) typically identify a specific issue, which may be of contemporary relevance, and present a central argument. Case Notes, Legislative Comments, Book/Article Reviews (1,500 – 3,000 words) Submissions may be emailed to [email protected] under […]

The Nirma University Law Journal is a peer- reviewed ISSN serial publication from the Institute of Law, Nirma University at Ahmedabad. It showcases contemporary issues and challenges specific to law, with an inter-disciplinary approach towards assimilating knowledge. The theme for this issue is ‘Exploring the contours of human rights in India’ Submissions are invited of research paper (5,000-6,000 words), policy brief/critique (up to 3,000 words), innovative initiative or practice (up to 3,000 words), case studies (up to 3,000 words), and book reviews (up to 1,000 words) excluding the footnotes. However, looking at the quality and depth of research, relaxation may be […]

The Gujarat National Law University in Gandhinagar is organising Essay Competition on ‘Intellectual Property Laws’ through the GNLU-GUJCOST IPR Chair. The themes of the competition include: Are Existing Indian Laws sufficient to provide Trade Secret Protection? Trade Secret Laws are not required in India. India needs an omnibus Trade Secret Law. The Topic Registration must be completed by November 30, 2016 and the final essay must be submitted by January 03, 2017. The Soft copy of the essays shall be submitted, with the subject “Essay Submission for Essay Competition 2016” [email protected]

The International Council of Jurists is organising a National Seminar on Human Rights on January 20, 2017. The ICJ has now called for paper submissions for the same. The sub-themes of the conference include: Status of Indigenous People Human Rights of Migrant Workers The Minorities and Human Rights Business as usual? The commercial impact of Human Rights Enforcement Mechanism and Protective Laws : National Perspective Abstract must be submitted [email protected] by December 15, 2016 and a full manuscript must be submitted by January 15, 2017. For any queries, [email protected] or call on +91-9015364307, +91-7002231945 or +91-9811871734. Details in the brochure below.

The Great Legal Negotiator Workshop is being introduced and hosted by the Network for International Law Students (NILS) in association with Dr. Claudia Winkler. The Workshop will be certified for law and non-law students interested in honing their negotiation skills to leverage their career. It will focus on powerful negotiation techniques, effective professional communication and client-focused representation. Register at by December 3, 2016. For more info visit or consult the brochure below.

Elenchus Law Review is a peer-reviewed interdisciplinary journal published biannually by the Centre for Economy, Development and Law (CED&L), Government Law College, Thrissur. The Journal aims to be a medium that involves, promotes and engages students, academicians and legal fraternities to express and share their ideas and opinions on themes and methodologies relating to the interface of law and society. Elenchus Law Review aims to promote research and writing centered on the theme of “Justice to enliven the practical content of life”. Elenchus is now inviting papers to publish in its next issue [Vol.02 Issue 02]. The last date for […]

The National Law University, Delhi in association with University of Warwick is organizing a two-day workshop on the theme ‘Critical Theory and Criminal Justice’ on 06-07 April 2016. The workshop will focus on the following topics: Critical realism, critical theory and criminal justice Historical and comparative analysis of criminal justice Relationship between historical and ethical critique of criminal justice Violence and the criminal law: violence and gender, collective violence, state violence Criminal justice: can it be dialogic? Criminal justice as repression, repetition or change Criminal justice, love and emancipation This workshop is open only to senior academicians. The participation in […]