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About the Organizers

University Institute of Legal Studies (UILS) is a department of Chandigarh University, Mohali, (Punjab) which is recognized under Section 2(f) of the UGC Act, 1956. The Institute has already created a niche for itself on account of its distinct scheme and syllabi.UILS caters five years integrated BA LL.B, BBA.LL.B and B.Com LL.B course, three years LL.B and also most prestigious one year LL.M programme. The department has already successfully organized one National Moot Court Competition, various workshops, guest lectures etc.

About the Training Programme-cum-Workshop

In 1986 The Consumer Protection Act was enacted in order to provide speedy and inexpensive redress of consumers’ grievances and also to provide for six important and basic rights to the consumers, the latest amendments taking place in 2015. However, consumer trend have become more complicated and digital since then. With the advent of technology and specifically internet and e-commerce, the demand for newer rights and protections for consumers emerged thereby insisting on developing an inter-disciplinary approach towards studying and interpreting Consumers laws and Rights. This training programme-cum-workshop focuses on discussing not only the basic laws about consumers’ protection but also the latest developments and its inter-relation with other disciplines like technology laws, human rights etc.

Registration Details

  • Interested Participants have to send an email with your details (name, designation, institution, address, contact number etc.) and scanned copy of the demand draft attached at [email protected] on or before March 26, 2017.
  • The title of the mail should be mentioned as ‘Registration for One Day Training Programme-cum-Workshop.’ Only limited seats are available.
  • Each selected participant needs to pay a registration fee of Rs. 500. The registration fee is to be paid through Demand Draft in the favor of ― Chd Edu Tr Univ Inst of Legal Studies, payable at Mohali.
  • No accommodation or TA/DA will be provided.
  • Any query may be mailed on [email protected]

Important Dates

Last date for registrationMarch 26, 2017
Date of Training ProgrammeMarch 31, 2107

Tentative Schedule of the Training Programme

8:45 a.m. – 9: 15 a.m.Registration
Session I
9:15 a.m. – 10:30 p.m.Inaugural and Introductory Session I
10:30 p.m. – 11:00 p.m.Tea Break
Session II
11:00 p.m. – 12:00 p.m.Session II
Session III
12:30 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.Session III
1:30 pm. onwardsLunch
3:00 4:00 p.m.Valediction

Organising Committee

Chief Patron

Sh. Satnam Singh Sandhu, Chancellor, Chandigarh University


Prof. (Dr.) R.S. Bawa, Vice Chancellor, Chandigarh University

 Organizing Secretary

Prof. (Dr.) A.K. Singh Suryavanshi, Executive-Director, Chandigarh University

Prof. (Dr.) Saurab C., Director, UILS, Chandigarh University

Dr. Geetika Sood, Head of the Department, UILS, Chandigarh University

 Faculty Conveners

Ms. Naina, Assistant Professor, UILS, Chandigarh University

Ms. Navneet Kaur Chahal, Assistant Professor, UILS, Chandigarh University

 Student Organizers

 Mr. Mandeep Singh, Student Coordinator (+91 9501194808)

Ms. Anjali, Student Coordinator (+91 8699095699)

Ms. Monika, Student Co-Coordinator

Mr. Rishab Bhandari, Student Co-Coordinator

Mr. Divyansh Bhardwaj, Student Co-Coordinator


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