ICFAI Law School’s One Day Seminar on “REFORMS IN PERSONAL LAWS IN INDIA: PROBLEMS & PROSPECTS”

ICFAI Law School’s One Day Seminar on “REFORMS IN PERSONAL LAWS IN INDIA: PROBLEMS & PROSPECTS”

ICFAI Law School, The ICFAI University, Dehradun is organizing a national seminar on “Reforms in Personal Laws in India: Problems & Prospects ” and invites Research Papers, Articles & Case Studies from Students, Academicians, Advocates, Research Scholars & all members of intellectual community to come for paper presentation & discussion which will take place during the seminar.

Date: April 08,2017

Themes

  • Need for Reforms in Personal Laws in India: An Analysis.

  • Scope of Reforms in Personal Laws is a matter of Legislative Policy.

  • Authoritative sources behind Personal Laws in India and Role of Religion to control the Personal Laws.

  • Challenging of Personal Laws under Part- III of the Constitution of India.

  • Accountability of Secular State for violations caused by the operation of Personal Laws.

  • Scope of re-writing the Personal Laws of a community for social reforms.

  • Scope of Judicial Interpretation over the matter of Personal Laws based on religious scriptures in India.

  • Whether for reforms, it is permissible to change the practices or acts done in pursuance of religion?

  • Scope of Reforms in Personal Laws vis-a-vis religious communities in India.

  • Scope of Introduction of Uniform Civil Code in India.


Above identified issues /sub themes are only illustrative. Participants may select the related topics covered under the main theme.

Registration Fee

Registration till 25th March, 2017:

  • 500 for Students/ Research Scholars

  • 800 for Advocates/Academicians


Registration after 25th March, 2017:

  • 600 for Students/ Research Scholars

  • 1000 for Advocates/Academicians


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