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About Kanooniyat:

Kanooniyat is a legal website providing daily legal updates to its user base, comprising law students, law aspirants, lawyers and legal professionals, in the form of articles, opportunities and legal jobs. Social media links: Instagram, LinkedIn, Facebook.

 

About Kanooniyat PIL Drafting Competition:

This PIL Drafting Competition by Kanooniyat aims to provide the participants with a competitive platform to learn about one of the most important skills in an advocate’s arsenal - drafting. For the evaluation process, due emphasis will be laid on a candidate’s ability to succinctly put forward the relevant facts, mention the applicable laws and put forward arguments for the same. The reasoning provided, quality of research, and formatting and language used are also applicable criteria.

 

The event is being conducted in collaboration with the Chambers of Advocate on Record, Akriti Chaubey at the Supreme Court of India. She is an independent litigating professional with almost a decade of experience in Litigation and Investment Treaty Arbitration. She has appeared in landmark Supreme Court cases like the Ayodhya dispute and the Triple Talaq matter. She, in addition to being a prolific writer, is also an advisor and teacher.

About Workshop on basics of PIL Drafting 

We understand that as students of law, you might not have any prior knowledge about drafting a PIL. For this, we have kept a special workshop in collaboration with Advocate Madhurima Ghosh on the basics of drafting and filing a PIL to be held on 20th September. This workshop will be completely free of charge for registered participants of the Kanooniyat PIL Drafting Competition.

Our Partners

The Outreach and Internship partner for this event is LawInternships (The online law school). They provide law students with a plethora of opportunities to intern according to one’s interest and aptitude. 

Our media partner is IJALR (ISSN: 2582-7340), a reputed legal journal platform. 

Our Knowledge Partner for this event is E-Justice India which provides a multitude of legal courses and is managed by CSM Partners and Associates LLP. 

 

Area of Law for the Competition:

We welcome submissions from eligible students on any contemporary socio-legal issue of their choosing. 

Eligibility for Kanooniyat PIL Drafting Competition:

  • Students (UG/ PG/ Certifications/ Diploma) from any stream from any University/ College/ Institute in India.

  • Multiple entries from one participant are not permitted.

  • Co-authorship (Team of 2) is permitted.

 

Awards and Perks:

  • Winner: Rs. 2000 + Certificate of Merit

  • Top 5 entries: Certificate of Appreciation

  • Exciting internship opportunities to top 3 winners, provided by LawInternships and under Chambers of Advocate on Record, Akriti Chaubey.

  • 25% discount on courses by E-Justice to the top 3 winners.

  • Participation Certificates to all the participants.

  • Free entry to the workshop on the basics of drafting and filing a PIL.

 

Submission Guidelines:

  • The PIL must be written solely by the registered candidate (s) (co-authorship upto two is allowed), in English, and should not have been submitted for publication elsewhere.

  • The minimum word limit for the PIL is 900 words. There is no maximum word limit.

  • All submissions must be accompanied by a 250 word synopsis. 

  • All submissions have to be made in MS Word format and should be typed in Times New Roman, font size 12 and 1.5 line spacing.

  • The page margins should be 1” or 2.54 cm on all sides.

  • All text should be aligned as justified.

  • All claims of the author (s), in the body of the manuscript, are expected to be backed by reasons along with proper citations and shall not be mere assertions.

  • Any violation of rules shall result in direct disqualification.

  • The submissions will be scrutinized through plagiarism software. Permissible limit of plagiarism is 20%.

 

Evaluation Criteria and Weightage:

1. Expression of facts and issues in a crisp manner (20 marks)

2. Application of relevant laws and precedents (30 marks)

3. Lucidity and writing skills (35 marks)

4. Formatting and citations (15 marks)

 

Copyright of the Submissions:

  1. All the PIL drafts submitted shall be the exclusive property of the organizers.

  2. The organizers shall be free to use the information/ views therein in any manner they require and deem fit.

  3. The decision of organizers in deciding the winner(s) shall be final and binding and no query, correspondence, etc. in this regard shall be entertained by the organizers.

Note:

  1. PIL draft submissions incompatible with the above rules and submission guidelines will not be considered for evaluation.

  2. The submission of entries to the competition implies acceptance of the above terms and conditions by the participant(s).

  3. Kanooniyat reserves the right to cancel the event at any point before the conduct of the event. In such a case, any fee paid as registration fee shall be refunded in full to the registered participants.

Registration and Submission Procedure:

  1. Participants are required to register for the PIL Drafting Competition by paying the registration fee. (Link Mentioned Below)

  2. Once the registration fee is paid, participants have to take a screenshot of the same and fill the registration form.

  3. After they fill the registration form, participants will receive an email acknowledging the same from our end which will also have the submission link for the PIL Drafting Competition. The registration shall be complete after this step. 

  4. Participants will have to submit their PIL drafts using the submission form before the deadline. A sample draft of the PIL format can be found here. (Participants are encouraged to find previously filed PILs for better understanding of the format and structure).

  5. The participants are required to submit their documents by 11:59 PM, 26th September 2021, after which the submission form will not accept entries.

 

Registration Fee:

The participants are required to register for Kanooniyat’s PIL Drafting Competition by paying the registration fee of Rs. 250 (single author) or Rs. 400 (co-authors), through the payment link provided, before the registration deadline, i.e., 19th September, 2021.

 

Important Links:

  1. Payment Link: https://rzp.io/l/pildrafting 

  2. Registration Link: https://forms.gle/dq2HFN6RSiwcFGKJ7 

 

Important Dates:

Event

Date

Last date to register

19 September 2021

Workshop on basics of PIL drafting

20 September 2021

Last date to submit

26 September 2021

Declaration of Results

6 October 2021

Distribution of Awards and Certificates

10 October 2021

Contact Details:

In case of any queries related to this PIL Drafting competition, feel free to contact us at:

Phone no.: 7007873010, 8209992708

Email: events@kanooniyat.com / kanooniyat@gmail.com 


About ALG India Law Offices LLP

ALG India Law Offices LLP is ranked amongst the world’s top 1,000 Law Firms for both Enforcement & Litigation and Prosecution & Strategy, we are a top-tier technology-focused IP (Intellectual Property) boutique law firm having offices in New Delhi and Hyderabad.

Founded in the year 2000, the firm’s law practice in India is recognized for its eminent quality and enviable innovativeness by major awards, notable industry rankings and listings internationally as well as in India. Our focus on IP spans the full range of intellectual property types and genres including trademarks & brands, patents & inventions, technologies and techniques, cultural attainments & art, plant & breeders’ varieties, copyrights & creativity, industrial & aesthetic designs, entertainment, media, broadcasting, digital, streaming and related rights, information technology (IT), internet and cyber law, product development & technical know-how, IP asset management, IP policy and regulation, environmental protection, product liability & consumer protection, telecom & communication, and trade secrets.

About the Legal Internship Opportunity

Submit only one application for Internship.

ALG Internship is a full time program, meaning thereby you cannot do an ALG Internship in combination or in conjunction with any other professional/work commitment or engagement. It must be exclusive, and not part-time. You will be required to provide a declaration to this effect in your application form.

Internships at ALG are organized on the basis of calendar months, i.e. all internships of a month begin at the first working day of the month and conclude on the last working day of the month. It is not possible to select a different duration or starting date of internship. You will be required to provide your preferred month(s) of internship during your application form. We select internship applicants against available internship slots in any upcoming month. There is a separate selection process for each month and an internship offer, provisional or even final, for one month does not automatically guarantee selection for any other month. Months for which the slots of Internships are fully booked will not be visible and available for selection as preferred month of internship in the web-form application. 

Before filling up the application, you should keep pdf files (max 2MB each) of your publications (up to 3) and/or of your writing samples (up to 3) ready to upload along with. (If any writing sample is a part of your academic course work in an educational program, please mention this upfront inside it.) Internship applications cannot be submitted without uploading at least one publication or writing sample. Your Internship application will be critically assessed on the quality of your legal scholarship evidenced in these documents. At this stage you will not need to upload any other documents for submitting your application.

On successfully completing the application and submitting it, you will automatically receive a system-generated acknowledgement email with an allotted application number. Please do not reply to the acknowledgement mail.

If your application is found suitable, you will be contacted by email to provide documents supporting your application and formally complete your application for acceptance. The firm may contact your University/Law School for verifying your academic credentials.

At the end of your satisfactorily completing your internship, you will be issued an Internship Certificate. The Email issuing your Internship Certificate may, if the firm deems fit, contain a Recommendation encouraging you to apply for a Follow-On Internship or for a Specified Attorney Position depending on whether you are a Pre-Final Year student or a Final Year student.

How to Apply

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Internship Opportunity at Mahindra Finance

Location: Kolkata

Applicants must send their CV, Cover Letter, and Statement of Purpose to hrkolkata@mahindrafinance.com


Please Note: We don't guarantee the Internship of any candidate. We are here to provide you with the correct contact list.

About Us

Legal Soch Foundation is an organization which also runs a legal blog, established in November 2020 to help law students to be up to date with contemporary news in legal arena. We post legal articles and legal news which is very helpful for law students. We conduct webinars, Competitions, Workshops, etc for law students so that it adds up their skills. We are soon going to soon launch Certificate courses.

About the Instructor
The Instructor of this event is Advocate Akshit Jain. He has done his Graduation in B.Com LL.B (Hons) from Institute of Law, Nirma,University and has Specialization in Corporate Law. He has done LLM from University of Maharashtra. He is a former Bombay Stock Exchange Lawyer and now an independent Practitioner. He worked as Senior Associate in Regsvreet Law Advisor and has also worked under R V Legal as an Associate. 
About the Workshop
The aim of this workshop is to cover the fundamental principles of arbitration drafting in India as enshrined within the Arbitration and Conciliation Act, 1996. This workshop will basically introduce you to the stages in arbitration case. The learners will get acquainted with the formats and application that are used in the Courts. Students will have Practical skills in this field. 
What you will learn?
1. Introduction — Understanding Arbitration as an Alternative Dispute Resolution Mechanism.
2. Arbitration Process — Drafting of Arbitration Agreement, Invocation of Arbitration Agreement, Appointment of Arbitrator, Filing of Claim and Reply / Rejoinder.
3. Contents of Arbitration Petition / Arbitration Appeal — Drafting of Arbitration Petition and Arbitration Appeal with primary focus on grounds which can be raised under Section 34 and Section 37 of Arbitration and Conciliation Act.
Method of Learning
This workshop will be held online and study material will be provided. The workshop study material will be accessible only to registered participants. There will be assignment also to test the actual learning of the students.
Study Material
1. Introduction to Arbitration
2. Arbitration Process
3. Contents of Arbitration Petition / Arbitration Appeal
What can students expect?
After completion of this workshop, students will have the basic and practical knowledge about Arbitration.
Certificate
All the participants will be given an e-certificate after the successful submission of the assignment.
Duration
3 days (25th June - 27th June)
Eligibility
Student and Professionals from Law stream can apply.
Payment Method
Phone Pay/Google Pay — 9631444345 (Aditya Kritwik)
Registration Link

About Adv. Rahul Gupta

Adv. Rahul Gupta regularly appears in cases before the Supreme Court of India, Delhi High Court, Real Estate Regulatory Authority and National Consumer Forum. Being a Delhi University-Commerce graduate and a Company Secretary, he is well versed with Commercial & Corporate Laws and specialises in cases before National Company Law Tribunal and National Company Law Appellate Tribunal. He regularly advises clients on Intellectual Property Rights related aspects. He also handles Real Estate transactions and issues related to Conveyancing, Mortgaging, Leasing, Tenancy, Licensing, Stamp Duty and Registration.

About the Legal Internship Opportunity at Law Office of Adv. Rahul Gupta

Adv. Rahul Gupta is looking for interns for the months of September, October and November.

Mode

Physical

Eligibility

2nd year and above in case of 3-year law
3rd year and above in case of 5-year law.

Duration

The internship period will be initially for a period of one month and will be extended depending upon the performance of the candidate.

Skills required:

The candidate should possess strong drafting and research skills.
The candidate should be hardworking, sincere and willing to devote his/her full time

Application Procedure

Interested Candidates are required to send an email mentioning their Name, Email Id, Contact Details and Duration of Internship along with their updated CV at advrahulgupta88@gmail.com

Kindly mention in the subject line of the Email “Internship for the month of September/October/November” while sending your application.



Internship Opportunity at Vodafone

Location: Delhi

Applicants must send their CV, Cover Letter, and Statement of Purpose to vodafone.del@vodafone.com


Please Note: We don't guarantee the Internship of any candidate. We are here to provide you with the correct contact list.



ABOUT US

Kanoon Sangrah is a group of passionate young Law Students working to improve the Legal fabric of India. Kanoon Sangrah works to provide Legal News and Legal Awareness to every individual. Kanoon Sangrah aims to provide a platform to those with blue-sky perspectives about law. The platform holds the vision to provide access to legal information in one click.

ABOUT EVENT

The academic session is spread across nearly. hours and covers various areas such as the scope of power of the United States federal government as compared to the individual states and the fundamental rights of individuals, Economic Liberties under the US Constitution, Right to Privacy & US Constitution etc

COURSE OUTLINE

1. US Constitution & Bill of Rights: An Introduction

2. State Action Doctrine & Exceptions

3. Economic Liberties under the US Constitution

4. Civil & Political Liberties under the US Constitution

5. Right to Privacy & US Constitution

6. Equal Protection: Expanding Equality

7. Establishment & Free Exercise Clause

8. Expression & Media under First Amendment

It has been generally noted that there is a gulf existing between the theoretical

teachings and practical applications of the legal knowledge disseminated. What we aim

through this certificate course is to bridge that gap between theory and practicality to

provide a platform to the students with a stage of gaining.

UNIQUENESS OF THE COURSE

 BETTER UNDERSTANDING

Get a better understanding of the topics by being mentored by legal experts.

 FUNDAMENTALS

Examples and illustrations of lawsuits and analysis will also be the basic part of the

training.

 MENTORING BY EXPERT

Lessons will be taught by our legal expert having experience in teaching and research.

 PROPER ATTENTION

You will get personal attention and coaching from the trainer, and get individual

feedback on the quality of work you produce.

PRESENTATION SKILL

Presentation Skills: Oral Expression and Advance software for presentation.

ELIGIBILITY

We at Kanoon Sangrah are accepting only participants from the field of law for this

event.

Any student who is pursuing a five years of a three years course of law will be preferred.

Even a LLM student or a PhD scholar can Participant.

WHO SHOULD ATTEND?

This course would be of tremendous benefit to Every Law Students, Judicial

Service Aspirants, NET/JRF Aspirants, Advocates, and Research Scholars, new joinery

in Law Firms and fresh Litigators or anybody interested in studying a Comparative

Constitution

METHODOLOGY

 E-Research Material:You will be sent soft copies of the study material

templates alongside.

 Live Streaming Classes: The Legal Specialist will administer a live video based

on an online lesson. In this lesson, you can make comments and get personal

input. [In case anybody missed any of the seminars, documentation of the

sessions would be available.

 Live Doubt Clearance session: You can tell the professional questions; even

have your query cleared live.

PERKS

 Certificate Of Excellence: Secure COE to get cutting edge advantage over other

students

 Classes: Join interactive live classes on weekends with professional and experts.

8 schedule classes.

 Modules: Get the maximum result in minimum time of 15 modules along with the

study material and hyper linking of judgments contained therein.

 Certificate of Completion: Get certified in the course and show your professional

abilities to the recruiters

 Strong CV: Make your CV more emphatic with the course and qualifications

IMPORTANT DATES

OPEN NOW : Registration process will begin from the day brochure is launched

JUNE 15: Last day of form filling will be 15th June , 2021

JUNE 18: Commencement of classes will be from 18th June, 2021.There will be 8

schedule classes

REGISTRATION PROCEDURE

REGISTERATION FEE: Rs. 150/

Payment Through

Phone pay/Bhim/GPay/Paytm/ Airtel payment bank/Amazon on +91 7784020662 and

save the screenshot too

REGISTERATION LINK:

https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLScAKWXvwuu7sB0I7ABLWGQg7ztq-

AYbY16omHI1BGcixqSyJw/viewform

FOR ANY QUERY CONTACT

Email: event.kanoonsangrah@gmail.com

Only Whatsapp +91 6306932476, +91 7595909060 +91 8881201234


Internship Opportunity at Tata Motors

Location: Delhi

Applicants must send their CV, Cover Letter, and Statement of Purpose to mangadan.das@tatamotors.com


Please Note: We don't guarantee the Internship of any candidate. We are here to provide you with the correct contact list.

 

 


SVKM’s NMIMS, School of Law, Navi Mumbai brings to you our First National Essay Writing Competition, 2021.The objective of this event is to develop a platform of excellency through diverse opinions of brilliant minds sitting at home and willing to spread their word and bring the discussion of important topics pertaining to COVID-19 to the forefront.

 

1.     About the Organizing Institution:

·         NMIMS has over the last 35 years grown from a management institute offering a single product namely MBA education to a Deemed to be University offering multiple products through separate schools in Business Management, Pharmacy, Technology Management & Engineering, Hospitality, Architecture, Science, Commerce, Economics, and Law. In addition to this, the college provides the students with an enormous space to grow, study and further provides mental stimulation by conducting workshops and seminars for the students. The well-curated teaching staff also enables the students to access the educational resources without any hesitation.

·         The School of Law (SOL) at NMIMS:

·         The School of Law offers students with prospective firsthand learning, allowing them to fully imbibe the knowledge of Law with exposure to Critical Thinking, Legal Writing, Moot Courts. The School of Law apart from this. Also promotes different extra-curricular and co-curricular activities in the form of various clubs and committees. The Institute also provides the students with topnotch facilities like the moot court, the library, the computer lab, various journals and learning resources.  The skilled teaching staff and support staff assist the students to easily integrate into the course and participate in events.

2.     Competition Brief:

·         The pandemic has affected people from all levels of life, some people have lost their jobs, some have even lost their beloved family members. In these troubling times, it is important to engage in fruitful activities and one of the ways to do this would be to participate in online events. Hence, the Moot-Court Committee of SOL NMIMS, Navi Mumbai has decided to conduct the 1st National Essay Writing Competition and the  theme of the competition is “THE UNPRECEDENTED TIMES OF COVID-19” whichencompassestopics that bring the discussion of COVID-19 to the forefront thereby spreading awareness and is a perfect way of engaging into something fruitful by appropriately putting your wits to the test. We believe that we will be able to create a platform of knowledge, focusing on stimulating discourse in the socio-legal field while also offering a substantial contribution to the fields of legal, social, environmental, political, commercial, and worldwide concerns. 

 

3.     Eligibility Criteria:

·         Students currently enrolled in any Undergraduate Degree in any College/University in India are welcome to participate.

4.     Submission Guidelines

·         The format for the essay must be in accordance with the draft attached at the end of brochure.

·         The word limit is 4000 words. The word limit is exclusive of the footnotes and abstract. The word limit for the abstract is 200 words.

·         Disclosure of information regarding identity of the author(s), including, but not limited to name, institutional assistance, professional details, etc., within the body of the manuscript or other properties of the document submitted will be strictly prohibited. Any violation of the anonymity requirement will lead to disqualification of the manuscript for the purposes of the competition.

·         Participants will attach a cover letter with the manuscript submitted including their Name, Institution’s Name, Course, Year of Study, Email address, Contact Number, Topic of Essay.

·         All the submissions made shall be the original and unpublished work of the author(s). All  submissions will be checked for plagiarism and those with plagiarism percentage over the permissible limit (i.e., 25%) will be summarily rejected.

·         A co-authorship of not more than two authors is permitted.

·         In case of any dispute, the decision of the organizers will be final and binding. The organizers retain absolute discretion in marking the manuscripts.

·         Submissions shall be made on or before 4th July, 2021 11:59 pm by sending the manuscripts with cover letter to: moot.sol@nmims.edu.in with subject as: “SUBMISSION: FIRST NATIONAL ESSAY WRITING COMPETITION, 2021.” Late submissions will not be considered for evaluation.

5.     Formatting Guidelines

1.      Font: Times New Roman/Kohinoor; Size 12; Justified; 1.5 Spacing.

2.      Footnoting Guidelines: Times New Roman/Kohinoor; Size 10; Justified; 1 spacing.

3.      Citations must follow Bluebook Citation 20th edition format of citation throughout the submission and speaking/explanatory citations are discouraged.

4.      The draft to be followed is attached at the end of this document.

5.      If the aforementioned rules are not followed, then 5 marks shall be deducted from the overall total marks of the infringing team.  

t    Topics for the Competition are:

1. The tragedy of Vaccine Nationalism: the danger of prolonged pandemic.

2. Suffering during the Lockdown: Domestic Violence and Women Safety

3. Response of International Human Rights to Covid-19 Pandemic

4. Impact of Social Media on Mental Health during Pandemic.

 

6.     Important dates

·         Registration starting from: 15th May 2021.

·         Last date to Register: 29th May 2021.

·         Submission of Essay: 4th July 2021.

·         Declaration of Result: 16th July 2021.

7.     Registration:

·         The registration fees for Single Author is Rs. 300/- and for Co-Authorship it is Rs. 500/-

·         You can register here for the event: https://forms.gle/CV1t6VGJr6Kpq9fx9

8.     Get in touch with us!

moot.sol@nmims.edu.in

·         Aditi Pareek (President):+91 88907 18195

·         Muskaan Halani (Vice-President):+91 96195 82858