CCS’ Summer Internship Program “Researching Reality”; Apply by April 22 [RECOMMENDED]

The CCS internship program provides a greatly valued and needed learning experience in real-life application of social and economic principles and in teaching college students the skills of research, analysis, writing, and above all critical thinking. The interns would be working on the topic of research that they chose which includes research, studies, field visits

Call for Papers: ITMU Law School’s Workshop on “Utility Model: Legal Response” [June 1]; Submit by May 10

Accordingly, the Government came up with a draft legislation on Utility Model. However, it was later proposed to scrap the model bill and instead bring about small changes in the Design Act 2000 to protect utility inventions and help in their commercial exploitation. In this background, ITMU Law School is organizing a workshop on “Utility

NHRC’s Hindi Essay Competition on “66 Years of Independence & the Condition of Dalits”; Submit by June 30; Only for Dalits

National Human Rights Commission is organizing Essay writing competition in Hindj for the Dalits (Scheduled caste) on the subject "66 years of independence & the condition of Dalits : An evaluation" in a bid to encourage creative writing in Hindi on various subjects pertaining to Human Rights.

CLAT 2013 Will See Nearly 30,000 Aspirants; NLUD Continues Self-Ostracization; LSAT India Offers Alternatives

CLAT 2013 will see nearly 30,000 aspirants fight it out for a seat in one of the 14 National Law Universities: NLSIU Bangalore, NALSAR Hyderabad, NLIU Bhopal, NUJS Kolkata, NLU Jodhpur, HNLU Raipur, GNLU Gandhinagar, RMLNLU Lucknow, RGNUL Patiala, CNLU Patna, NUALS Kochi, NLUO Orissa, NUSRL Ranchi, and NLUJA Assam.

Internship @ Chambers of Mr. Anoop Nair, Jabalpur, MP: Good Research and Drafting Work

You will be asked to do research on miscellaneous topics. You have to frame arguments for your party. Also find appropriate case law if necessary. The work was assigned according to our skills. My co-intern was given drafting work whereas my work was confined to research and argument framing. We generally dealt with contractual matters

Internship @ Geeta Luthra, Advocate, Delhi: Great Experience For Would-Be Litigators; Stipend of Rs. 2000

Best thing is that it is a very awesome, delightful, incredible exposure for law student to grab the maximum in short spam of one month. You learn things like court room ethics, arguments advanced in closed files etc. Further the associates and partners give personal attention to interns if any one is facing problem to do

The Thick Layer of (Professional) Ethics

When did “profession” became more important than truth, honesty and justice? What about the duties of lawyers as a citizen? After all every individual is a human first, and then a professional. This is what I call the “human first approach", as I strongly believe that every human should fulfill his duties as a citizen and

Behind The Scenes of My Internship: 13 Bitter Things I Learnt in an NGO Internship

8. How to quietly sneak off the bus without buying a ticket and then rejoicing about it because it’s the only funny thing that happened that day.

9. How to listen to music with earphones when both your hands are busy washing clothes and you’re not wearing pants with pockets.

By Tanisha Khaitan