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Events

College Events:

  • The College Moot Court Society [MCS] organised the 13th Grand Intra Moot Court Competition on 29th-30th March, 2019. The Competition was adjudged, Mr. Mayuresh Lagu and Ms. Anjali Helekar, Advocate, High court.
  • The three-day event ‘Shastrartha – A Legal Philosophical Discourse’ was organised from 14th February, 2019 to 16th February, 2019. Hon'ble Justice (Retd.) R. A. Ganoo, Former Judge Bombay High Court was the Chief Guest at the inaugural function.

                               Speaker

                    Topic

Hon'ble Justice (Retd.) R. A. Ganoo

Former Judge Bombay High Court

Inaugural Address

Mrs. R. Vimala I.A.S. Chief Executive Officer Maharashtra State

Rural Livelihoods Mission

Entrepreneurship for Livelihood: Grassroots

Stories

Ms. Meena Menon, Journalist

Challenges to Good Journalism

Adv. Renita Menezes, International Justice Mission

Human Trafficking: Conceptual Clarity

Mr. Nusrat Hassan, Co-Founder, Link Legal

  Agricultural Laws: Global Perspective

C.A. Amrut Deshmukh, Social Entrepreneur

Mission Make India Read

Dr. Gopakumar Nair, Founder, Gopakumar Nair Associates

Traditional Knowledge: Its Legal Protection

Ms. Vareeja Thakkar, Mandolin Music Therapist & Yoga Teacher

  Music: A Magical Therapy

Adv. Darshit Jain, Council, Bombay High Court

  Carve Your Path to be a Legal Eagle

Lt Col Sundaresan R (Retd.), Ex Indian Army

Run With a Soldier , Run For a Soldier

Adv. Puneet Bhasin, Founder Cyberjure

Data Protection Vs. Data Privacy

Mr. Vinod Sharma, Registrar of Companies, Mumbai

  Valedictory Address

 

  • The College Moot Court Society [MCS] organised Nyayavalokan 2018 - National Trial Advocacy and Judgment Writing Competition from 11th October, 2018 to 14th October, 2018. Hon’ble Justice (Retd.) A. V. Potdar and Sr. Adv. Kamal Bulchandani, Solicitor was the Chief Guest at the inaugural function.
  • The Finals of the National Trial Advocacy & Judgment Writing Competition was adjudged by Hon’ble Justice Makarand Karnik and Hon’ble Justice S. K. Shinde, Bombay High Court.
  • Fresher’s Moot Court Competition was held on 27th October, 2018 for the students of the F.Y.B.L.S./LL.B. class.
  • Vividh-2019 an Intercollegiate Cultural Event, held from 21st February, 2019 to 23rd February, 2019.
  • The Twelfth Annual Issue of the Students’ Newsletter “L’avocat” was released on 28th January, 2019 by Adv. Prashant Ajmera, Founder, Prashant Ajmera & Associates.

 

Workshops & Interactive Lecture Sessions:

  • The college organised one-day National Conference on ‘Re-defining Legal Education in India: From Classroom to Courtroom’ on 23rd April, 2019. Shri. M. A. Sayeed, Acting Chairperson, Maharashtra State Human Rights Commission, Mumbai, (Former Principal Law Secretary & R.L.A., M.S.) was the Chief Guest at the inaugural function. Dr. Birendra Saraf, Advocate Bombay High Court, Honorary Secretary, Bombay Bar Association delivered the keynote address amd Ms. Anuradha Maheshwari, Founder, Lex Mantis – Advocates & Legal Consultants, Trustee, Committed Communities Development Trust (CCDT) delivered the valedictory address.

 

Panelists

Designations

Dr. Nilima Chadiramani

Principal, Nari Gursahani Law College, Mumbai

Mr. Jamshed K. Mistry

Counsel, Supreme Court of India, Bombay High Court; Founder of International Legal Alliance, Mumbai

Dr. Olav Albuquerque

Journalist; Partner, Raje & Associates; Advocate, Bombay High Court

Mr. Vivek Khemka

Advocate, Bombay High Court

Ms. Samina Bahrainwala

Advocate, Bombay High Court; Art Law Expert

Mr. Rafael Pereira

Alumnus – SVKM’s Pravin Gandhi College of Law; Board Member, Berkeley Law Society.

 

Sessions Chairs  

Designations

Dr. Olav Albuquerque

Journalist; Partner, Raje & Associates; Advocate, Bombay High Court

Ms. Srilakshmi Peddada

Advocate and Academician

Mr. Shrikant Aithal

Advocate and Academician

Mr. Asim Vidyarthi

Advocate and Academician

 

  • The College organised Candid Conversations on ‘Careers in Law and Justice: Lawyers & Judges as Conscience Keepers of Democracy’ on 25th March, 2019.

Resource Persons :

Prof. (Dr.) C. Raj Kumar, Founding Vice Chancellor, O. P. Jindal Global University, Dean Jindal Global Law School.

Hon’ble Mr. Justice Michael D. Wilson and Hon’ble Ms. Justice Sabrina S. McKenna, Judge, Supreme Court of Hawai’i United States of America, Honorary Adjunct Professors, Jindal Global Law School, JGU.

  • The college in pursuance of its DLLE Programme organized a Seminar on ‘Understanding the Invisible Illnesses’ on 12th March, 2019. Resource Person: Dr. Manjiri Deshpande-Shenoy, MBBS, DNB Psych, Fellow-Child and Adolescent Psych.
  • Pravin Gandhi College of Law and Jitendra Chauhan College of Law organised National workshop on ‘Scholarly Research Work : With Online and Offline Tools’ on 15th – 16th March, 2019. Dr. Kishor Mandhyan, Former Political Writer of UN Secretary General was the Chief Guest at the inaugural function.
  • The College organized Six Day certificate Course in ‘Commercial Negotiation and Mediation’ from 11th March – 16th March, 2019. Resource Person:  Ms. Tanu Mehta, Counsel and Mediator, Bombay High Court.
  • The College Moot Court Society [MCS] organised the 13th Grand Intra Moot Court Competition on 29th – 30th March, 2019. The Competition was adjudged, Mr. Mayuresh Lagu and Ms. Anjali Helekar, Advocate, High court.
  • The college organised three-day certificate course on “Cyber Crimes and Cyber Laws” in association with National Law School of India University, Bengaluru and Advanced Centre on Research, Development and Training on Cyber Laws and Forensics from 27th February, 2019 to 1st March, 2019.

Resource Persons:

Dr. R. Ventata Rao, Vice Chancellor, National Law School of India University, Bengaluru

Dr. Nagarathana A., Associate Professor, Chief Co-ordinator, Advanced Centre on Research, Development and Training on Cyber Laws and Forensics, [CLCF], NLISU

Mr. Prashant Dhanodkar, Chief Information Secretary Officer, SBI General

  • The college organised Subject Specific Symposium on ‘Citizen Participation: A Key to a Successful Democracy’ for the First Year B.L.S./LL.B. students on 26th February, 2019. Resource Person: Mr. Shailesh Gandhi, RTI Activist, Former Central Information Commissioners, New Delhi
  • The College’s Center for Corporate Laws and IPR organized a workshop on ‘Project Finance’ on 26th February, 2019. Resource Persons: Ms. Vishaka Bhagwat, Partner Link Legal
  • The College’s Center for Corporate Laws and IPR organized one-day National Seminar on ‘Competition Law’ on 13th February, 2019. Resource Persons: Mr. Mukul Sharma, Deputy Director (Eco) and Mr. Anuj Verma, Deputy Director (F&A), Competition Commission of India (CCI)
  • The College’s Center for Corporate Laws and IPR organized one-day workshop on ‘Intellectual Property Rights’ by Trademark Click, a vertical of United IPR, a full service law firm on 25th January, 2019.  Resource Persons: Mr. Vasant Bhansal, Head of Operation and Product, Trademark Click and Mr. Gaurav Gogia, Senior Associate, United IPR
  • The College in association with PRAJA Foundation & The Centre for Law and Policy (CLPR) organized ‘Supreme Court Observer workshop’ on 22nd January, 2019. Resource Persons: Mr. Satya Prasoon, Research Associate, CLPR and Mr. Balwant Kirar, Project Officer, Praja Foundation
  • The College’s L’avocats Book Club organised Inter College Book Club Meet on 11th December, 2018 and Book discussion on ‘The Inscrutable Americans’ by Anurag Mathur. Resource Person:- Pro. Priya Joseph, Professor, Mithibai College.
  • The College’s Constitutional Law and Policy Reform Society (CLPRS) organised guest lecture by Mr. Suresh Savant, NGO – Sanvidhan Savardhan Samiti and Mr. Vivan Gandhi, Advocate on the occasion of ‘Human Rights Day’ on 10th December, 2018.
  • The College’s Society for Advancement of International Law & Affairs (SAIL) organised a discussion on ‘Refugee Crisis’ by students on 27th November, 2018
  • The College’s Constitutional Law and Policy Reform Society (CLPRS) organised A Panel Discussion on ‘The Sabarimala Perspectives’ on occasion of National Constitutional Law Day on 26th November 2018.
  • The College organised Online Annual Essay Writing Competition, 2018.
  • The College’s Lávocat Literary Society organized a student visit to Tata Literature Festival `2018 to attend a Talk on the RTI Story by Ms. Aruna Roy, Socio-political activist and founder-member of MKSS (Mazdoor Kisaan Shakti Sangathan) and NCPRI (National Campaign for People’s Right to Information) on 16th November, 2018.
  • The students of Second Year B.L.S./LL.B. class visited High Court Museum on 26th October, 2018.
  • The College’s Constitutional Law and Policy Reform Society (CLPRS) organised Guest Lecture on “Important and Interesting Amendments in the Constitution of India” by Adv. Punit Chaturvedi on 20th October, 2018.
  • A Guest Lecture for Interpretation of Statute on the topic of ‘Interpretation of Taxing Statute’ by Adv. Ankit Anjaria, Deputy Manager, Corporate Legal, HDFC Ltd. Mumbai was held on 6th & 8th October, 2018.
  • The College’s Alumni Association commenced Simulated Learning Programme on ‘Arbitration’ conducted by Advocate Ish Jain, Partner Regus Law on 22nd September, 2018.
  • The College organised workshop on ‘Decision Making’ on 22nd September, 2018. Resource person: -  Ms. Tanu Mehta, Counsel & Mediator, Bombay High Court.
  • The College’s IQAC Initiative and Staff Colloquium organised Faculty Development Programme “Relevance of Statistics to Legal Research” on 11th August, 2018. Resource person: Prof. Chaitanya Alshi, Professor, Mithibai College.
  • The College organised two-day workshop on ‘Infrastructure Contracts’ on 2nd & 3rd August, 2018. Resource person: -  C.A. Sanjiv Dandona, Financial Consultant & Fellow Member, ICAI.
  • The College’s Alumni Association commenced Simulated Learning Programme on ‘Arbitration’ conducted by Advocate Ish Jain, Partner Regus Law on 22nd September, 2018.
  • The College organised workshop on ‘Decision Making’ on 22nd September, 2018. Resource person:- Ms. Tanu Mehta, Counsel & Mediator, Bombay High Court.
  • The College’s IQAC Initiative and Staff Colloquium organised Faculty Development Programme “Relevance of Statistics to Legal Research” on 11th August, 2018. Resource person: Prof. Chaitanya Alshi, Professor, Mithibai College.
  • Pravin Gandhi College of Law and Jitendra Chauhan College of Law organised two-day Workshop on ‘UGC – NET Aspirants 2018’ on 30th June – 1st July, 2018. Dr. Geeta Shetty, Associate Professor, St. Xavier College of Education, Mumbai and Adv. Punit Chaturvedi was the Chief Guest at the inaugural function.