EUPHEUS’21: Workshop and Quiz Competition on Public Interest Litigation by IDIA Mumbai Chapter [April 3-4]: Register Now!

Increasing Diversity by Increasing Access (IDIA) Mumbai Chapter is elated to invite you to its first Annual Workshop Event, “EUPHEUS’21”, a two-day comprehensive workshop session along with a Legal Quiz Competition.

About the Workshop

Theme: Public Interest Litigation

A Public Interest Litigation (PIL) amounts to litigation for the preservation of public interest. An individual or a group of persons can directly file PILs with the Supreme Court or High Courts. The practice of filing PILs has emerged as a vital constitutional remedy for even the most disadvantaged groups to attain justice. This workshop will help in getting to know your rights in an edifying manner.

Dates for the Workshop: 3rd & 4th April 2021 (Saturday- Sunday)

Time: 03:00 PM – 05:00 PM (each day) via Zoom Communications App

Key aspects

  • 2-days of the intellectually stimulating workshop session on PIL
  • Discussion on practical nuances and basics of drafting

About the Speaker

Advocate Abha Singh

A former civil servant and a practising lawyer at Bombay High Court. Ma’am is also a nationally renowned social activist and has contributed considerably in the realm of women’s rights, gender equality and justice through her NGO, RannSamar Foundation.

As a lawyer, Ma’am has been a part of some of the major celebrity cases, most notably as the intervenor in the Salman Khan hit-and-run case & the AIB Roast case for spreading obscenity.

Other prominent works of her include – a petition over the lack of wheelchair access and other facilities for the disabled which resulted in the installation of ramps for the disabled across Mumbai & most recently, a PIL in the Bombay HC against Manual Scavenging to ensure the protection of the right to life of sewage workers.

About the Quiz Competition

The workshop shall be followed by a Legal Quiz Competition to test the legal knowledge of participants

Date for the Quiz: 04th April 2021 (Sunday)

Time: 06:00 PM – 06:20 PM (20 Minutes) through Google Forms

Prize: Winners of the Quiz shall be awarded exciting prizes worth Rs. 10K and many more…

Click here for the Workshop Toolkit.

Minimum Contribution for Participation

Fee Details: Rs. 150/-

Registration Link: https://forms.gle/hUS4vvgiBJiHjBrs9

Mode of Payment: PayTM/Google Pay: 9770180410 (Saransh Awasthi, DTL)

Last date for Registration: 2nd April 2021

All participants attending the workshop shall be given an E-Certificate by IDIA

Contact

Soni Satti: +91- 8454833535 (Deputy Team Leader)

Akshita Tiwary: +91-6204860600 (Team Member)

E-mail ID: idiamumbai@gmail.com

Please note that all funds raised through this workshop will go to IDIA Charitable Trust which aims to empower unprivileged children by giving them access to quality legal education.

Kindly visit www.idialaw.org to read more about IDIA.

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