Internship @ Centre for Law and Policy Research CLPR, Bangalore: Rated 9/10, No Stipend

Since I am fond of Constitutional Law, I had applied for this internship hoping to be given work in that area. I was glad when in the second week my co-intern and I were given the chance to work on a challenging legal opinion which involved Constitutional law and administrative law. By Sohini Chatterjee,

Internship @ Vaish Associates, Mumbai : Good Work Environment, Good Work, Stipend Rs. 5000/M

Another interesting piece of work came from the Real estate department that involved me and my co intern to identify and summarise Stamp duty rates for lease agreement, sale deed, leave and licence, Mortgage by deposit of title deeds, hypothecation / pledge for all the States and U.T.'s of India, for which almost a month

School of Law Christ University National Moot Court Competition 2013 [12-15 Sep]; Register by Aug 27

This year’s moot problem has been drafted by Prof. Shamnad Basheer. Professor Basheer joined NUJS as the first Ministry of Human Resource Development Chaired Professor in Intellectual Property Law. He has also started several initiatives such as SpicyIP, IDIA, P-PIL and Lex Biosis. He is regularly consulted by the Government and Parliamentary Committees on IP

Christ University’s National Legal Essay Writing Competition, 2013; Submit by Oct 30; Prize Money of 15k, 10k, 7.5k

Themes: Death Penalty – Is It Ever Justified? Judicial Activism v. Judicial Restraint: The Indian Disarray Guarding the Guardians – Need For Stronger Judicial Accountability? Is Constitution On Par With The Philosophy of Intellectual Property Rights? Retrospective Amendments – Constitutionally Legitimate?

2nd Independent Thought National Legal Essay Competition, 2013; “Age of Criminal Responsibility”; Prizes of 10k, 8k, 5k; Submit by Sep 30

The topic "Age of Criminal Responsibility" is one that bears extreme social relevance upon criminal jurisprudence relating to juvenile justice system in India. The 'Nirbhaya Case' has generated strong discussion for revisiting and broadening the age range for fixing criminal responsibility for heinous serious criminal offences by Juveniles.

Internship @ Human Rights Law Network (HRLN), Allahabad : Preparing Survey Reports, Drafting PILs and Writs, No Stipend

We prepared the writ ourselves and argued before the court. There is great confidence boost after this kind of internship. I made new friends, increased some people in the directory of contacts and last but not the least working for Human rights of the downtrodden people was kinda blessing for me. By Ambuj Dixit,

Internship @ MPHRC Madhya Pradesh Human Rights Commission : Less Work, Warm People, No Stipend

They themselves won't teach you anything. However, if you approach them they'll guide you. Don't expect loads of work. You don't get to learn everyday, which is a drawback in itself. And if you are a foodie, it's a bad bad place. There's an adjacent shop but that's seriously pathetic. By Aishwarya Dhakarey, Symbiosis

Internship @ Chambers of Meera Bhatia, Advocate, Delhi : Good Learning Experience

My main task included preparing and studying cases for the next day, attending the court proceedings in both HC and SC, drafting letters and emails, replying and calling officers and clients to attend their cases, researching on cases,finding judgement and jotting down points of law and arguments. I even attended the mediation proceedings.