PROF. V. S. MANI MEMORIAL INTERNATIONAL LAW LEGAL ESSAY COMPETITION 2018
GREETINGS FROM LAWMAN AND ADVOCATES PEDIA!
ADVOCATES PEDIA FOUNDATION AND LAWMAN is jointly organizing International Law Legal Essay Competition to pay tribute to renowned Indian International Law Scholar Prof. V. S. Mani, to recognize research and boost effective understanding of multiple variants of international law and its various disciplines
About Prof. V. S. Mani (6 March 1942 – 22 August 2016)
Professor V. S. Mani was an internationally renowned legal scholar and an expert in the field of public international law. He was Professor at Centre of International Legal Studies, School of International Studies, Jawaharlal Nehru University and Director of its Human Rights Teaching and Research Programme. He was also the founder-Director of the prestigious Gujarat National Law University, Gandhinagar, India.
Professor Mani has also appeared before the International Court of Justice as agent and counsel on several occasions. He was Legal Advisor to the Government of the Republic of Nauru in 1981-83 and again in 1985-90. He was directly involved in organizing Nauru’s case against Australia before the International Court of Justice (1986–93). He was a member of the Indian legal team to the ICJ led by India’s Attorney-General, Mr. Soli J. Sorabji, in Pakistan’s case against India (the Atlantique case) in 1999-2000.
He was involved in the drafting of pleadings in at least four cases before the World Court. He has authored/edited seven books and more than 98 research articles, some published in international journals and books, including one published in a book on Essays in International Law published by the United Nations Office of the Legal Affairs. In 2003, he was elected Executive President of the Indian Society of International Law, New Delhi. In 2005, For more information visit Advocatespedia
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TOWARDS EFFECTIVE INTERNATIONAL LAW
INSTRUCTIONS FOR ESSAY PAPER SUBMISSION
|The submission should be on any theme mentioned above|
|The quality-based selected paper will be published in the form of Book Authors are requested to adhere to following word limit:|
|1. Articles: 2500-3500 words (excluding footnotes).|
|The essay must be at Times New Roman, Font Size 12, 1.5 line spacing, on an A4 sheet with 1” margin on all sides, to be sent in .doc/.docx format.|
|A uniform style of the citation must be strictly adhered to while submitting the paper.|
|The content of the articles should be original and no plagiarized material will be selected for publication|
All manuscripts submitted shall accompany:
- A cover letter with the Name(s) of the Author(s), Institution/Affiliation, the Title of the Manuscript and Contact Information including an Email Address and Mobile Number; (web form)
- Send to Email address: email@example.com
|1||First Prize (Best Essay Paper)||2500 Cash + Certificate Of Merit + Publication|
|2||Second Prize:||Rs 1500 cash + Certificate Of Merit+ Publication|
|3||Third Prize:||Rs 1100 Cash + Certificate of Merit+ Publication|
- Top 5 entries will receive the consolation Prize (Certificate of Merit).
- SELECTED ESSAYS SHALL BE PUBLISHED.
PROCESSING /REGISTRATION FEE
|1||STUDENTS:||RS 300 (Rupees three hundred only)|
|2||PROFESSIONALS/RESEARCHERS:||RS 500 (Rupees five hundred only)|
Registration shall be done by submitting the registration form along with fee details. Please find the registration form attached hereafter with author’s details and topic along with fee details. After registration full paper of essay can be submitted before:
|1||Registration Date:||31st March 2018|
|2||Paper Submission date:||20th April 2018|
|3||Result declaration date:||1st May 2018|
1. Pay registration fee by (Debit Card/Credit Card/Net Banking/Wallet)
Bank: Indian Bank
A/C Name: Advocates Pedia Foundation
A/C No: 6487470717
IFSC Code: IDIB000G058
Last date: 31st March 2018
Send Paper on firstname.lastname@example.org
Last date: 20th April 2018
Declaration date: 1st May 2018
How to Submit the ESSAYS:
All submissions must be sent to and must be attached with a covering letter mentioning the name of the author, occupation, title of the submission, mobile phone number and contact address, for future reference. NO author shall mention name is essay paper. Uniform style of the citation shall be followed.
FOR FURTHER QUERY PLEASE CONTACT
- Advocate Faiyaz Khalid: 9560141504
- Mr. Vipul Bahadur: 6394443430
- Advocate Akshay Kumar Sharma: 9891843879
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