Salman Khurshid is the former Union Cabinet Minister of External Affairs, Union Cabinet Minister of Law and Justice and Union Cabinet Minister of Minority Affairs, an eminent and respectable politician and a senior advocate of the Supreme Court of India. Recently Legal Bites got an opportunity to interview the gentleman. We were obliged by his presence and it was… Read More »
Call for papers: International Journal of Legal Research and Governance International Journal of Legal Research and Governance (IJLRG), ISSN 2394-7829 is a quarterly double blind peer reviewed journal. We look forward to submissions from members of the Bar, Bench and the academia. Submissions can be in the form of long articles, short articles, case comments, legislative notes and book reviews.… Read More »
This article deals in detail with the Operation of Statutes. The understanding of these concepts is very crucial for the interpretation of statutes. I. Introduction Statutes are either prospective or both prospective and retrospective from the point of its applicability i.e. the period of the legal effect of statutes. All statutes in general have only prospective effect. It……...
Pranav Khatavkar is a Mumbai based Advocate. He has penned a commentary on the Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code, 2016 (“Code”). Along with that, he has published several articles in journals such as International Journal of Legal Sciences and Research, World Journal on Juristic Polity, International Journal of Legal Research, International Journal of Law and Legal Jurisprudence Studies, Plebs… Read More »
Important Maxims related to Interpretation of Statutes | Overview Ejusdem Generis Noscitur a Socis Ut Res Magis Valeat Quam Pereat Contemporanea Exposito Est Fortissima In Lege Reddendo Singula Singulis Expresssio Unius Est Exclusio Alterius 1. Ejusdem Generis According to the Black’s Law Dictionary (8th edition, 2004) the principle of Ejusdem Generis is where general words follow an enumeration of……...
ADUJA cultural and Literary Fest-NLUJAA It is with immense pleasure that we introduce the first instalment of ADUJ, an annual cultural and literary fest organized by the National Law University and Judicial Academy, Assam. ADUJ 2017 will be a three day cultural and literary extravaganza that would strive to unfurl the splendorous talents from all around the country.… Read More »
About This one day National Seminar aims to focus on the aforesaid and many other issues, challenges and opportunities relating to the reform of personal laws and searching for pragmatic solutions of problematic issues. We hope that the suggestions, recommendations and resolutions from this seminar will be of immense value and will pave the way for the judges,… Read More »
Now Accepting Submissions for the 2016-2017 Publication! JREJ accepts submissions on a rolling basis. Please send submissions to [email protected] The theme for our 2016-2017 Publication is Race in Education. Adherence to the theme is preferred but not required for submission. Originally founded in 1983 as an internal publication of the Black Law Students Association, the Harvard Journal on Racial & Ethnic… Read More »
The World Trade Institute of the University of Bern, Switzerland and the Centre for WTO Studies, Indian Institute of Foreign Trade, India are pleased to announce the launch of the 4 th WTI – CWS Joint Academy on International Trade Law and Policy (“Joint Academy”), from June 5– June 30, 2017 at New Delhi. The Joint Academy aims… Read More »
About the Essay Competition: Ambedkar Memorial National Essay competition is an effort to develop a love for the constitution in the young minds and develop a keen legal acumen and understanding of the various aspects of the magnum opus of Dr. Ambedkar. The topics have been chosen so that they challenge the participants to think outside the box,… Read More »