2nd National Essay Writing Competition, 2017- LEGGE RHYTHMS (Revised Schedule)

ABOUT THE COMPETITION With an objective to enhance the writing talents of young budding professionals, Legge Rhythms are coming up with the 2nd National Essay Writing Competition 2017. THEME “Effect of Legislative Changes on the Socio-Economic and Judicial The scenario of India- Regressive or Progressive.” SUB THEME Cyber Security Laws in India AFSPA Freedom of Speech and Sedition Laws… Read More »

Call for Conference Papers The State of Accountability

About The 2030 Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) Agenda 16 calls for achieving development by deepening the standards of accountability: “Promote peaceful and inclusive societies for sustainable development, provide access to justice for all and build effective, accountable and inclusive institutions at all levels”. This global commitment for accountability and inclusiveness inspires this conference. Since the publication of the… Read More »

Internship Experience @ R S V Advocates, Chennai

NAME OF THE ORGANIZATION AND ADDRESS R S V Advocates, Plot No. 1959-B, IInd Avenue, Anna Nagar, Chennai-600 040, 044-26266922 NAME & YEAR OF STUDY  – Anonymous , IIIrd Year B.A.L.L.B DURATION OF THE INTERNSHIP – 7 days HOW BIG WAS THE OFFICE? TEAM STRENGTH? The Office is Associate of 4 advocates who are brothers and sisters. Senior… Read More »

Exclusive Interview: Dr. Shefali Raizada, Additional Director, Amity Law School Noida

Legal Bites got an opportunity to interview Dr Shefali Raizada, Additional Director, Amity Law School, Noida. She had excelled in her University examinations; securing Gold Medal in M.A. (Western History) from Lucknow University. She also holds PGDHRM. She has done Post Graduate Diploma in International Humanitarian Laws from NALSAR. She has a number of publications to her credit and… Read More »

Contributory and Composite Negligence

Introduction In the case of contributory negligence, a person who has himself contributed to the extent cannot claim compensation for the injuries sustained by him in the accident to the extent of his own negligence; whereas in the case of composite negligence, a person who has suffered has not contributed to the accident but the outcome of combination… Read More »

Internship Experience @Alba Law Office, New Delhi

Name of Law Student, College and Year of Study Akshay Kumar Sharma, Lloyd Law College, 5th Year Name of the organization Alba Law Office, New Delhi Duration of the internship 1st April, 2016-29th April 2016 How big was the office? It was a big office having a conference room, Director’s office, a smal kitchen which was used to… Read More »

Online Certificate Course on Competition Law & Intellectual Property Rights

Introduction Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI) has started Online Certificate Course on Competition Law & Intellectual Property Rights (IPComp). Objective of Course The objective of the course is to make students and professionals learn about complex international legal environment in which multinational corporations and businesses operate. Through several case studies, the course introduces some… Read More »

Rules of Strict and Absolute liability

Strict Liability Strict liability is the principle which evolved from case of Rylands v. Fletcher in the year 1868. This principle clearly states that a person who keeps hazardous substances in his premises, is responsible for the fault if that substance escapes in any manner and causes damages. This principle stands true if there was no negligence on… Read More »