The GNLU Centre for Law and Society is organizing GNLU ESSAY COMPETITION ON LAW AND SOCIETY January, 2016 in collaboration with the Chambers of Ratan K. Singh and under the able guidance of Padma Shree Prof. Upendra Baxi.
Established in 2015, the GNLU Centre for Law and Society (GCLS) is a venture of Gujarat National Law University to facilitate interdisciplinary and multidisciplinary research, study and teaching of law and society, and law and legal institutions.
The field of Law and Society appreciates the mutual relationship between law and society, by taking into account the dynamic nature of the society and the legal responses to the changes in society.
In order to encourage further research and reflections in this field, particularly in the Indian context, the competition aims to provide a platform to students to express their views on various critical issues having socio-legal implications.
Theme “NEW LEGAL PATHS FOR SEEKING SOCIAL JUSTICE”
The following sub-themes have been identified as requiring academic consideration in the Indian context:
Category: Law Students
1st Prize –
INR 15, 000; Internship at Thomson Reuters Foundation; Certificate Course by LAWyersclubindia.com and iPleaders
2nd Prize –
INR 7, 500; Internship at Fox Mandal & Co.; Certificate Course by LAWyersclubindia.com and iPleaders
3rd Prize –
INR 2, 500; Internship at Fox Mandal & Co.; Certificate Course by LAWyersclubindia.com and iPleaders
Category: Non-law Students
1st Prize –
INR 15, 000; Internship at Jindal Steel & Power Ltd
INR 7, 500; Internship at Jindal Steel & Power Ltd
INR 2, 500; Internship at Jindal Steel & Power Ltd
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