THE NATURE OF WHITE-COLLAR CRIMINOLOGY

Authored By: Anmol Kapoor, Law Student, St. Xavier’s Law School, St. Xavier’s University Introduction “White-collar crime has been marketed – billions of dollars have been put in to have us be bored by it.”- Adam McKay[1] White-collar crimes refer to crimes that usually have occurred in the corporate sector or by other sorts of professionals which is non-violent in its nature. A crime of this category is in most cases to obtain financial gain as a result. Some common examples of the given crime can be said to be different…

Feminist Legal Theory: An Indian outlook

Authored By: Ankita Jha, Law Student, Xavier Law School The author has written this article while pursuing our 10 Days Workshop on Legal Research and Writing Introduction Michelle Obama in her memoir “Becoming” writes, “I tried not to feel intimidated when classroom conversation was dominated by male students, which it often was. Hearing them, I realized that they weren’t all smarter than the rest of us. They were simply emboldened, floating on an ancient tide of superiority, buoyed by the fact that history had never told them anything different”. A…

CONSUMING AND TRADING LIQUOR – A FUNDAMENTAL RIGHT ?

Author: Waniya Javed, 1st Year BA.LLB, Aligarh Muslim University The author has written this article while pursuing our 10 Days Workshop on Legal Research and Writing INTRODUCTION  Right to Life, Liberty and Happiness are the universal rights of individuals recognized by each and every judicial authority. These rights also pave the way for the Right to Choose to every single individual. However, some authorities restrict our very right to choose as to whatever we want. Such as the total ban of Liquor in some states or the imposition of reasonable…

Medical Negligence in India

Authored By:- Vishruta, Law Student at Bangalore Institute of Legal Studies. The author has written this article while pursuing our 10 Days Workshop on Legal Research and Writing INTRODUCTION: Negligence is a civil tort when one breaches his duty of care to another causing any damage or loss. When such negligence is followed by any professionals such as doctors, lawyers, accountant, engineer, etc., it is said to be Professional Negligence. Medical negligence is one such negligence which comes under Professional Negligence. It has been a serious issue in recent years…

Will Artificial Intelligence supersede lawyers: Critical Analysis

Author: Pruthvi K., 4th Year Law Student pursuing BBA LLB at SDM Law college, Mangalore. The author has written this article while pursuing our 10 Days Workshop on Legal Research and Writing.  “It is unworthy of excellent men to lose hours like slaves in the labour of calculation which could safely be relegated to anyone else if machines were used.”- G. W. Leibniz Digitalization and automation has changed the course of man’s life. From setting an alarm in cuckoo clock to asking Siri to complete the task, we’ve all evolved.…

CRITICAL ANALYSIS OF THE REGISTRATION OF CHILD MARRIAGE BILL, 2021

Author: Simran Sheikh, Content Writer, Lex Auxilium INTRODUCTION On 17th of September 2021, the State Assembly of Rajasthan passed a bill to amend Rajasthan Compulsory Registration of Marriages Act, [1] which introduces the mandatory registration of child marriages. The bill has not altered the 2009 act [2] completely but Section 2, 5, 8 and 15 of the act [3] has been proposed to amend. This bill has two different opinions. One is that the bill leads to legitimization of child marriages; other is that it does not validate child marriages,…

Mr. Satyam Singh Rajput, Advocate, Supreme Court of India appointed as General Secretary, Legal Cell of International Human Rights Protection Council

About Advocate Satyam Singh Rajput Mr. Satyam Singh Rajput is the founder of an Non- Governmental Organization named JFRF (Justice For Rights of Foundation) and the same was founded under the patronage of Justice Permod Kohli, (former Chief Justice of Sikkim High Court & Ex-chairman CAT), Justice VK Shukla (Former Chief Justice of Allahabad High Court), Dr. Upendra Bakshi (Former vice chancellor of Delhi University) and Mr. PK Mishra (Former Director General Border Security Forces). During his legal career Mr. Rajput has worked with several renowned lawyers and judges such…

International Conference on ‘Future of ADR: Contemporary Issues and Challenges’ by HPNLU, Shimla [Nov 27-28]: Submit by Nov 1.

ABOUT HIMACHAL PRADESH NATIONAL LAW UNIVERSITY, SHIMLA The Himachal Pradesh National Law University (HPNLU), Shimla was established by an Act of the Himachal Pradesh Vidhan Sabha in the year 2016 (Act 16 of 2016). In the five years of its foundation, HPNLU, Shimla has seen tremendous growth and has undertaken a good number of innovative measures to enhance its academic potential. Led by the visionary scholar of law, the Vice-Chancellor Professor (Dr.) Nishtha Jaswal, the University has been very proactive in organizing a series of events encompassing a wide spectrum of…

ESSAY WRITING COMPETITION BY THINK INDIA CNLU: SUBMIT BY 30TH SEPTEMBER 2021

 About Think India Think India is an initiative to bring together the best talent of this country and to infuse them with a nation-first attitude. It is an active forum of researchers, professionals, and students where they debate on national issues, raise their concerns and offer innovative solutions to problems. Details about the event Think India CNLU is organising a National Essay Writing Competition wherein submissions are invited from school and college students from all across the country.Topic – “What’s in a name? -Restoring names of institutions and places”(CONTEXT – In the…

2 Day Workshop on CV Writing & Internships. 9th-10th October 2021

ABOUT THE ORGANIZERS BEING LAWGICAL: The Being Lawgical Blog is open access, peer-reviewed blog in order to provide opportunities to legal enthusiasts for voicing their opinions on socio-legal contemporary issues. We also aim to conduct various events ranging from online quizzes to webinars to provide a practical and holistic understanding of the study of law.JLSR:  Journal for Law Students & Researchers is a quarterly law journal bearing ISSN(O): 2582-306X. TOPIC: CV Writing and Internships ABOUT THE INSTRUCTOR Apratim De is a young enthusiastic lawyer who has a keen interest in legal research…