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Regulating AI in India, of Outcomes and Processes.

Regulating AI in India, of Outcomes and Processes.

Amrita VasudevanOct 15, 20219 min read

The Economic Survey of India 2020-21 observed that India’s regulatory problems do not arise from the lack of standards or compliance but because of overregulation, due to the state’s need to…

Fair Trial in the Times of Tyranny?: A Case for Abolition

Fair Trial in the Times of Tyranny?: A Case for Abolition

Ameya BokilAug 27, 202118 min read
[Ed Note: Over the next few days, we shall be discussing Prof. (Dr.) Upendra Baxi’s article titled “Human Rights in the Administration of Criminal Justice: The Concept of Fair Trial”…

Jammu & Kashmir Internet Restrictions Cases: A Missed Opportunity to Redefine Fundamental Rights in the Digital Age

Jammu & Kashmir Internet Restrictions Cases: A Missed Opportunity to Redefine Fundamental Rights in the Digital Age

Devdutta MukhopadhyayAug 25, 20219 min read
[Ed Note: As part of our New Scholarship Section, we have been inviting discussants to respond to specific articles. This is part of a series of posts discussing the public law…

Regulatory Implications of the Electricity (Amendment) Bill, 2021

Regulatory Implications of the Electricity (Amendment) Bill, 2021

Rishika RAug 24, 202111 min read
[Ed Note: This article has been written by Rishika R, a fellow at the Regulatory Governance Project, NLSIU. The article has been co-edited & coordinated by Eeshan Sonak, Bhavisha Sharma…

Compulsory Vaccination Dilemma

Compulsory Vaccination Dilemma

Tanmay MalikAug 18, 20218 min read

Creation of vaccine for COVID-19 was a moment of euphoria and pride. However, till today, to the dismay of all, neither have the vaccines become panacea, nor has the virus…

Call for Papers: NLSIU’s Socio-Legal Review Vol. 18(1): Submit by October 15, 2021

Call for Papers: NLSIU’s Socio-Legal Review Vol. 18(1): Submit by October 15, 2021

Eeshan SonakAug 13, 20213 min read

The Socio-Legal Review (SLR) is a student-run, peer reviewed journal published by the National Law School of India University, Bangalore. SLR began with the support of the Modern Law Review,…

Call for Papers: NLSIU’s Indian Journal of Law & Technology Vol. 18 Issue 1: Submit by October 31, 2021

Call for Papers: NLSIU’s Indian Journal of Law & Technology Vol. 18 Issue 1: Submit by October 31, 2021

Eeshan SonakAug 13, 20212 min read

The Indian Journal of Law & Technology (IJLT) is now accepting submissions for Volume 18. IJLT is a student-edited, peer-reviewed, open access law journal published annually by the National Law…

Reading List on Pegasus Controversy

Reading List on Pegasus Controversy

Israel based technology firm NSO Group has produced the spyware ‘Pegasus’, named after the mythical creature – a horse with wings. Symbolically contrasting with the common Trojan Horse malware, Pegasus’…

Monthly Round-Up: July 2021

Monthly Round-Up: July 2021

Eeshan SonakAug 11, 20214 min read

As the 2020-21 academic year comes to a close, the Law and Other Things team bade farewell to the outgoing Student Editorial Board ably led by Dayaar Singla and Vishal…

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ILR Early Career Researcher Prize for Case/Legislative Notes 2017

Tarunabh KhaitanDec 15, 20173 min read

Indian Law Review invites submissions for Case Notes or Legislative Notes on any case decided or legislation passed in India in 2017 (pending cases/bills may be considered if exceptional). A Note…

Scholarships for Indian students to study Law (JD/LLM) at Melbourne Law School

Tarunabh KhaitanOct 5, 20172 min read

DESCRIPTION The Alex Chernov JD Scholarship/Alex Chernov Master of Laws (LLM) Scholarship will be awarded for the first time in 2017 to students from India commencing at Melbourne Law School…

Indian Law Review: First Issue Availability and Reduced Subscription Price

Indian Law Review: First Issue Availability and Reduced Subscription Price

Tarunabh KhaitanOct 4, 20171 min read

We are delighted to announce that the first issue of Volume 1 of the Indian Law Review is now available for free download on our website (for a limited period). The…

Feminist Judgment Project India: Call For Proposals

GuestSep 13, 20176 min read

By  Jhuma Sen The Feminist Judgment Project India imagines the possibilities of collaborative writing of alternate judgments for several Indian cases across a broad range of legal issues having a…

Researcher position at Centre for Policy Research Land Rights Initiative

Namita WahiSep 8, 20171 min read

The Land Rights Initiative at the Centre for Policy Research is looking to hire a research associate . Candidates who meet the following eligibility criteria may consider applying for this…

Gig-Worker as The Archetypal Citizen-Subject

By Amrita Vasudevan / June 4, 2022 / 2 Comments
Between 2019 and 2020 the Parliament passed four codes that re-organized the existing labour laws in India. The Code on Social Security, 2020, for the first time, introduced gig and platform-workers as distinct categories in labour legislation. Section 2(35), (60)...

Proposed Changes to the Forest (Conservation) Act, 1980

By Saumya Khandelwal / June 17, 2022 / 1 Comment
Objectives and Features of the Act The Constitution of India places a fundamental duty on every citizen under Article 51-A(g) and on the State under Article 48-A to improve and protect the environment, including forests. For this purpose, the Forest...

Call For Applications at The Centre for Communication Governance at the National Law University Delhi

By Anushri Bhuta / June 15, 2022 / 0 Comments
Call For Applications - Research Position at CCG  (i) Full Time CCG Researcher, and (ii) Part Time Consultant The National Law University Delhi (‘University’), through it’s Centre for Communication Governance (‘CCG’/’Centre’) is inviting applications for various research positions across both...

Call for Lawyer and Research Associate: CPA Project

By Suhani Paruvelly / June 21, 2022 / 0 Comments
The CPA Project are looking to hire a Research Associate with 2-3 years of experience with litigation drafting and research. Further information can be found below: