About Christ University
CHRIST (Deemed to be University) is a private deemed to be university in Bangalore, Karnataka, India. Founded in 1969 as an autonomous college, on 22 July 2008 it was declared as an institution deemed to be university under section 3 of UGC Act 1956 by the Ministry of Human Resources Development, Government of India.
K&S Partners is an Intellectual Property boutique. Founded in 1994 as a three-member team, the firm today has over 110 professionals and overall strength of over 260.
EBC has pioneered law information through databases which make law easily accessible in the electronic medium as has appeared in a revolutionary form, in the electronic medium, SCC Online. EBC-SCC Online is a leader in the field of online legal research with comprehensive coverage of Indian, Foreign and international law.
About the Competition
School of Law, CHRIST(Deemed to be University) Bangalore, Intellectual Property Rights Committee in collaboration with K&S partners and media partners, Eastern Book Company and SCC online present the National Essay Writing Competition on Intellectual Property Rights and Sports.
This is a student engagement initiative to allow students of law to hone their skills in research and writing by initiating the process of research in upcoming areas of law in the country. The competition aims at providing a platform for evaluation of the interplay between intellectual property rights and sports.
The Theme for the National Essay Writing Competition is Intellectual Property Rights and Sports.
- Authors must be pursuing their LLB (Hons.)/LLB from any recognized University to be eligible to participate in the competition. Only one submission per author will be accepted. Multiple or incomplete submissions lead to disqualification.
- Co-authorship is permitted to a maximum of 2 student authors.
The registration fee for the competition is as follows:
- Rs. 150 for a single author.
- Rs. 200 for joint authors.
The payment of the registration amount can be made here. The payment can be made under the fee name head “Fest” in the drop-down menu of the Portal. The Participants may choose Essay Writing Competition-IPR & Sport-Single Author, or Essay Writing Competition-IPR & Sport-Joint Author, from the dropdown menu as applicable.
Kindly fill the registration form here, once the payments are made.
The submission shall be made only in MS-Word format (.doc/.docx). PDF form shall not be accepted
Submissions must be sent by email at ipressay[at]law.christuniversity.in with the Subject “Submission for National Essay Writing Competition on Intellectual Property Rights and Sports”.
The deadline for submission is 15th November 2019 (11:59 pm). Any submission received beyond the deadline will be rejected.
- Registrations open from 10th October 2019 to 10th November 2019
- Last day for submissions: 15th November 2019 (11:59 P.M.)
- Announcement of Results: 5th December 2019
Neeraja Seshadri (+91 77609 77797)
Sapni G Krishna (+91 94976 40756)