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GIAN Course at Rajiv Gandhi School of Intellectual Property Law, Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur, West Bengal

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GIAN Course at Rajiv Gandhi School of Intellectual Property Law, Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur, West Bengal

Renewable Energy: Law and Policy Perspectives

Objectives:

  • To map the regulatory framework on renewable energy under the energy law and policy in India.
  • To examine the role of different institutions to promote renewable energy.
  • To explore the nuances of the regulations on renewable energy of select jurisdictions.

 

Course Co-ordinator

Prof. Uday Shankar Room no- 201, Rajiv Gandhi School of Intellectual Property Law, Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur, West Bengal-721302 Phone: 03222-281846 E-mail:uday@rgsoipl.iitkgp.ernet.in

http://www.gian.iitkgp.ac.in/GREGN

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Call For Applications: Work and Dignity; A workshop on labour rights, 12-16 May 2018

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Call For Applications: Work and Dignity; A workshop on labour rights, 12-16 May 2018

Work and Dignity

A workshop on labour policy, labour rights and labour struggles

Sambhaavnaa Institute, Palampur, Himachal.

12-16 May 2018

हिंदीमेंपढ़नेऔरआवेदनफॉर्मभरनेकेलिएयहाँक्लिककरें – लिंक

Jobs are the number one challenge facing the country today. Not only is the ‘growing’ Indian economy not creating jobs for even a tenth of those entering the job market, the jobs that are being created much closely approximate exploitation rather than employment.

The reality that faces the country’s working people is somewhat different and a little more complex than what employers suggest. It comprises the following elements:  * First, the country’s labour laws are complex and often over lapping, creating multiple jurisdictions that are used by employers to disadvantage workers.  * Second, the economy thrives on the capacity of the organised…

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Call For Papers: International Journal of Legal Developments & Allied Issues (Vol. 4 Issue 2), Submit by March 5

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Call For Papers: International Journal of Legal Developments & Allied Issues (Vol. 4 Issue 2), Submit by March 5

The Law Brigade Publishers are coming up with Volume 4 Issue 2 of  International Journal of Legal Developments & Allied Issues in the month of March 2018. 

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One-Day Certificate Course in Public Policy Analysis

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One-Day Certificate Course in Public Policy Analysis

It gives me immense pleasure to inform you that the Master’s Programme in Public Policy (MPPP) of National Law School of India University (NLSIU) is organising One-Day Certificate Course in Public Policy Analysis  across four cities in India on the following dates.

The objective of this course is to train scholars to acquire the emerging discipline and apply public policy thinking as well as approaches in their work.

We would like to invite participation from your institution, organization and networking groups and request you to also share it with your professional and institutional network.

The cities and course dates are as follows:

Hyderabad, 11 Mar 18

New Delhi, 18 Mar 18

Guwahati, 25 Mar 18

Bengaluru, 01 April 18

The sessions include:

Introduction to Public Policy

Systems Thinking

Law and Public Policy

Policy-Making: Quantitative Approach

Hands-on Activity

Registration Details:

Students INR 1500

Working professionals INR 2500

Registration Form

https://goo.gl/forms/57NewYKz3K0xqPgD2

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CALL FOR PAPERS: PROF. H. N. TRIPATHI FOUNDATION NATIONAL CONFERENCE ON CHANGING PARADIGM OF ENVIRONMENT PROTECTION IN INDIA [MARCH 18, BHU, VARANASI]: SUBMIT BY FEB 27 .

Venue

K.N. Uduppa Auditorium, I.M.S. Banaras Hindu University (B.H.U.), Varanasi

Date

18 March 2018

About the foundation

Prof. Harihar Nath Tripathi was a renowned political scientist, an academic leader by excellence and a social reformer by destiny. Prof. Harihar Nath Tripathi Foundation (A Society registered under the Societies Registration Act, 1860) Registration No. 1355/2013-14 is established in memory of the great political scientist with the sole objective of continuing his mission in an organised manner and to fulfil his cherished dreams.

Prof. H. N. Tripathi was also in close aide, association of many educationists, politicians, social reformers, civil servants, foreign ambassadors. He was amongst one of the close associate to:

Late Shankar Dayal Sharma, Former President of India.

Late Gaini Zail Singh, Former President of India.

Late Mrs. Indira Gandhi, Late Rajiv Gandhiji, Former P.M.of India.

About The Conference

Climate change raises significant social, environmental and legal challenges. The governance system applying to    climate change is complex and multi-level. A central issue in international law and policy is how countries of the world should allocate the burden of addressing global climate change. Countries around the world are taking important domestic actions to help tackle the issue of climate change.

In particular, we would like to think through the following issues and see how the human condition is being re-imagined today in humanistic studies:

  • Historical and political implications of the idea of the “Anthropocene”.
  • The problem of scale in the study of human societies, past, present, and future.
  • Capitalism and sustainability.
  • The unsustainable distinction between natural and human histories.
  • Rights, agency, justice, and politics in an age of climate change,
  • Human responsibility towards life.

Themes

  • Environment Protection – Legal and Human Rights Perspective
  • Biodiversity and Wild life Protection
  • Biotechnology, food security and its impact on Environment
  • Sustainable Development and Disaster Management
  • E-Waste and its Impact on Environment
  • Bioterrorism and its Impact on Environment
  • Technology and its impact on Environment
  • Role of IPR Vis-a Vis Environment protection.
  • Role of Indian Religions, Cultures and Traditions in the Protection of Environment
  • Constitutional Perspective of Indian Environmental Laws
  • Efficacy and Compliance of Indian Environmental Laws and Policies
  • Role of panchayats in environmental protection.
  • Innovative Modes of Reduction of Emission of Greenhouse Gases
  • Role of National Green Tribunal (NGT) in the Prevention and Control of Environmental Pollution.
  • National Effects to Combat the Problem of Climate Change.
  • Soil health
  • Ecosystem restoration
  • Biodiversity conservation
  • Role of microbes in keeping environment clean
  • Agricultural practices for sustainable environment
  • Role of Genetically Modified Seeds in development
  • Use of bio manure in farming and large scale agriculture
  • Role of biotech in protection of environment and surroundings
  • Medico-legal aspect of environment and general public health
  • Medical problems and causes due to environment.

Submission Guidelines

Abstracts not exceeding 300 words on any of the aforesaid themes should be sent to the Organizing Secretary through email at hntripathi17@gmail.com  on or before 28th February 2018

  • Intimation of Acceptance of Abstract within 3- 4 working day of submission (if accepted).
  • All Papers and Abstracts shall be sent via e-mail to hntripathi17@gmail.comas an attachment, the subject of which should mention ‘ABSTRACT SUBMISSION’ or ‘PAPER SUBMISSION’ accordingly.
  • Co-authorship up to two is allowed with separate registration.
  • Both the Abstracts and Final Papers should mandatorily have Cover Page which clearly indicates the following-

* Name of the author(s)

* Designation of the author(s)

* Contact details of the author(s)

* Email Id(s) of the author(s)

Paper Guidelines

  • Full length research paper, maximum in 6 pages should be submitted latest by

3rd March 2018 through email at hntripathi17@gmail.com

  • The participants are expected to avoid plagiarism as far as possible and submit original papers only. Thus, any previously published material shall not be accepted.
  • All Papers should be submitted in

* Font Type : Times New Roman

Font Size : 12 pts

* Line spacing : 1.5 spacing

Alignment : Justified

Bluebook (19th Ed.) Citation Format

Important Dates

Submission of Abstract not more than 200-300 words

28th February 2018

Last date of intimation of acceptance of abstracts

1St March 2018

Submission of full Paper

3rd March  2018

Publication Opportunity

All papers accepted for the conference will be published (If not found fit for publication) in the international journal and edited books with ISSN/ISBN.

Registration

Faculties/Professionals/Studen ts/Research Scholars

₹500

Additional Paper by the same author.

₹300

Presentation of Paper in absentia or web conferencing

₹500

Note: The authors and Co-authors both must register separately

The registration fee includes kit, lunch, High Tea, entry to all Technical session, Certificates and local hospitality.

Accommodation

Free one-day Accommodation will be available to the limited no. of outstation Delegates at university guest house and nearby other guest houses/hotels around conference venue.

Contact

For further information and Latest Updates, Write us at hntripathi17@gmail.com or contact

  • Adv. Rahul Mishra +91-9425844411
  • Adv. Ayush Tripathi   +91-8765214051
  • Dheeraj Kumar Tiwari     +91-7579006367.

 

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SURANA & SURANA – UILS PANJAB UNIVERSITY INTERNATIONAL ESSAY COMPETITION 2018 [PRIZES WORTH RS. 65K]: DEADLINE: 25 APRIL

SURANA & SURANA – UILS PANJAB UNIVERSITY INTERNATIONAL ESSAY COMPETITION 2018 [PRIZES WORTH RS. 65K]: SUBMIT BY APRIL 25.

Centre for Trade and Dispute Resolution, University Institute of Legal Studies, Panjab University in partnership with Surna & Surana International Attorneys, Chennai, organizes International Essay Writing Competition on Corporate Laws, 2018.

Themes

International Trade, Human Rights and Sustainable Development: An entangled trinity necessary for a Nation’s Development.

Sub-Themes

  • International Trade, Human Rights and Sustainable Development: Reinventing ‘Development’.
  • Role of WTO and UNCITRAL in achieving the UN’s SDGs in relation to international and domestic trade.
  • Trade and Sustainability, relevance of Paris Climate Convention.
  • Labor implications of trade liberalization and globalization in achieving a nation’s progress.
  • Economic Interdependence vs. Economic Nationalism in the era of free international trade.
  • Interlinking of rivers project, a viable alternative for the Indian Trade Industry.
  • Dumping and its impact on competition through the lens of sustainable trade environment?
  • Agriculture and Global Food Security, ramifications in International Trade

The theme for the essay is kept broad in nature. The participants are allowed to take any particular sub-theme or can mold it keeping it intact with the central theme of the essay.

Eligibility

  • The Competition is open to the students who are pursuing five year integrated Law course/LL.B./LL.M./ M.Phil./ Ph.D.. or any other Undergraduate or Master courses (other than Law) in any university across the World.
  • Students of the Institute of Chartered Accounts of India, the Institute of Cost Accountant of India&The Institute of Company Secretaries of India are also eligible to participate. However, those who have completed either their Chartered Accountant/ Cost Accountant/ Company Secretary degrees/courses are not eligible.
  • The participants must also send a certificate from the Head of the Institution certifying that the candidate is a bonafide student of the University/ College/Institute.

If any Student of the  UILS  is  positioned  amongst  the top three, he/she will not be eligible for the top three prizes but will be felicitated in recognition of his/her performance with a special prize by the Surana & Surana International Attorneys, Chennai at the Prize Distribution function.

Prizes

  • First Prize: ₹ 25,000/-
  • Second Prize: ₹ 15,000/-
  • Third Prize: ₹ 10,000/-
  • 15 Consolation Prizes: ₹ 1,000/-

IMPORTANT DATES

Last date for receiving the submission through E-mail. 25th April, 2018
Declaration of results (tentative) 15th July, 2018

 

 

Contact

Student Co-ordinators

  • Nikhilesh Verma: +919814015117
  • Aradhika Jasrotia: +917837623294
  • Shraddha Sharma: +918054114830

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NUJS-DKF NATIONAL SEMINAR ON THE NATIONAL MEDICAL COMMISSION BILL 2017 (17TH MARCH)

NUJS-DKF NATIONAL SEMINAR ON THE NATIONAL MEDICAL COMMISSION BILL 2017 (17TH MARCH)

  • Call for PapersThose who are interested in presenting a paper on any of the above themes must send an abstract of 800 words along with a brief biographical note of not more than 200 words (in a single MS Word file) on or before 20 February 2018. The acceptance of the paper for presentation would be informed by 25 February 2018. A full length paper of 4,000 – 6,000 words must be sent by 15 March 2018. If the full length paper is not submitted before the last date, authors will not be allowed to present the paper in the Seminar. Submission of the full length paper would be presumed as unconditional consent of the author/s for a possible publication by the organisers.

    Participants’ Registration:

    The registration fee for the Seminar is Rs. 500/-, which has to be paid online to the below mentioned account. The participation to the Seminar is limited to 50 participants (excluding the paper presenters). All interested participants must register by sending a mail to the organizers at lawandmedicine.nujs@gmail.com. Registration would be done on first-come first-served basis until the seats are filled. Registration fee of Rs. 500/- has to be paid only after the confirmation of slots. Registration fee once paid would not be refunded for any reason.

 

Account Details for the Payment of Registration Fee:

Name: Dillons Kidney Foundation
Acc. No: 0952000100821509
Bank & Branch: Punjab National Bank, Salt Lake, Sector I IFSC Code: PUNB0095200
MICR Code: 700024041

 

Financial Support:

Limited financial support is available on competitive basis to meet the transportation and accommodation expenses of outstation participants presenting their papers (only for paper presenters). Financial support to the extent Rs. 5,000 (Rupees five thousand only) would be available to selected six paper presenters. Decision on financial support would be made on the basis of quality of the paper. Those who would like to avail the financial support must submit their full length paper by 10 March 2018 along with a request for financial support highlighting their expected expenditure to enable the organising committee to take an early decision. Decision of the organising committee on all aspects shall be final and binding.

Financial support, if granted, shall be collected by the recipient during the time of seminar by providing adequate proof of identity.

Last date for submission of Abstract: 20 February 2018

Last date for submission of Full Paper: 15 March 2018

E-mail id for Submissions: lawandmedicine.nujs@gmail.com
Contact Number: +9133-23357379 / 0765 (extn 1180/2190)

Conference Date: 17 March 2018

Conference Venue: The WB National University of Juridical Sciences 12, LB Block, Sec III, Salt Lake, Kolkata – 700098

 

* Note: Certificate would be issued to only those participants who attend all sessions.

 

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ONE DAY NATIONAL SEMINAR ON “CHARTING CONTOURS OF THE MINING LAW :REGIME ALLOCATION, INVESTMENT, DEVELOPMENT & CONSERVATION” 31ST MARCH , NUJS,

CALL FOR PAPERS: ONE DAY NATIONAL SEMINAR ON “CHARTING CONTOURS OF THE MINING LAW :REGIME ALLOCATION, INVESTMENT, DEVELOPMENT & CONSERVATION” (31ST MARCH , NUJS, KOLKATA)

Call for Papers

Well researched papers are invited from scholars, lawyers, practitioners, academicians, experts in the mining, research scholars and related sectors and students on the themes and tenors cited below. All interested may send an abstract of not more than 500 words highlighting the key issues intended to be discussed in the paper by 20th February 2018.

Acceptance of the abstracts will be duly intimated by 25th February 2018 after the same have been shortlisted on the basis of quality and originality of arguments, and the full papers are required to be submitted by the authors thereafter by 25th March 2018.

The authors of such papers will be given an opportunity to present their paper on the day of seminar under various thematic sessions. In addition to this, the presenters will be duly acclaimed by a ‘Certificate of Participation & Paper Presentation’ that will be awarded. Besides, publication of selected papers might also be considered.

 

Submission Guidelines

ABSTRACT SUBMISSION RULES

  •   The length of the Abstract should not exceed 500 words.
  •   The last date of submitting Abstracts is 20th February 2018.
  •   A notification regarding acceptance of the selected abstracts will be made by 25th February 2018, following which Final Papers are to be submitted in the following format.PAPER SUBMISSION RULES
  • The length of the Paper should be within 5,000- 7,000 words including footnotes.
  •  All Papers should include an ‘abstract’ of not more than 500 words.
  •  The last date of submitting Final Papers is 25th March 2018.
  •  Papers will be screened by a committee of experts and only those approved be accepted.

 

Important Dates

Last Date of Submission of Abstracts

20th February 2018

Notification of Acceptance

25th February 2018

Last Date of full paper Submission

25th March 2018

Last Date of Registration/Payment of Fees

5th March 2018

Date of the Seminar

31st March 2018

Registration

Last Date of Registration is 5th March, 2018.
 For the purpose of registration for the Seminar, the fully filled Registration Form is to be mandatorily sent to orgmininglaw.nujs@gmail.com.

 

For Participation only

₹500/-per participant

For Paper Presentation

₹750/-per presenter

 

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