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About the Competition
The 1st National Case commentary competition has been conceived with the aim to give exposure to the students to comprehend complex situations and identifying the legal problems or lacunae in the case. This competition can help students in reaching the conclusion of any case by adopting any particular approach.
Note: We will provide sample and guidance to the first-timers for a better understanding of this competition. Try participating in this event so that you can learn something new in this quarantine environment.
Participants have the liberty to choose any one case from the below-mentioned list:
Mohd Ajmal Amir Kasab v. State of Maharashtra (2012)
Novartis v. Union of India & others (2013)
Sushil Ansal v. State thr CBI (2014)
National Legal Services Authority v. Union of India (2014)
This shall be an online event.
At present students/participants must be pursuing a Bachelor’s Degree in Law, i.e., 3-year LL.B. Course or 5-year LL.B from any recognized college or university or pursuing LL.M from any recognized university or preparing for the judiciary.
In one team, no more than 3 participants are allowed. But, however, participants may seek Individual or Single participation. In one team, participants from different universities or schools or colleges are allowed.
Commencement of Registration: 17th June 2020
Last Date of Registration: 29th June 2020
Last Date of Submission: 4th July 2020
Declaration of Result: 5th July 2020
1st prize: Rs 3,000/- & an E-Certificate of Merit
2nd prize: Rs. 1,800/- & an E-Certificate of Merit
3rd prize: Rs. 900/- & an E-Certificate of Merit
Top 12 ranks will be awarded an E-Certificate of Merit and An Online Internship with our team.
Selected case-commentaries of participants are entitled to have their work to be published on our website.
The content should be the original work of the writer and should not have been given to any other competition or for any publication. Plagiarized content shall not be entertained.
A soft copy of the participation certificate will be provided to every eligible participant.
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