Jagan Nath University’s One Day National Seminar on “Criminal Law Reforms in Recent Times”

Aishwarya Dhakarey

13 Dec 2016 3:27 PM GMT

  • Jagan Nath University’s One Day National Seminar  on “Criminal Law Reforms in Recent Times”
    A one day national seminar on “Criminal Law Reforms in Recent Times” is being organized by Faculty of Law, Jagan Nath University, Haryana  on February 11, 2017 (Saturday).


    Crime rate in India has shown growing trend in recent past. There is a need to reform criminal laws to bring them in parity with the demand of times. Law Commission of India plays an important role in the same. Commission invites suggestions from the academicians, researchers, advocates and Judges and even from the citizens of India on this issue, but only few experts provide such suggestions. There are many issues that need to be discussed to achieve the objectives of the Criminal Law Reforms in India. With this background, the Faculty of Law is organizing one day National Seminar, so as to foster innovations and knowledge in the aforementioned field. Law never remains static and new problems emerge with the passage of time and to control the same Law Reforms are made.

    The Seminar will focus on the following Subthemes:


    • Trends in registration of First Information

    • Report and Role of Police.

    • Laws relating to Habitual Offenders and Recidivists

    • Criminal Laws relating to Protection againstWomen and Children

    • Acid Attacks: Issues and Challenges

    • Adequacy of Present Criminal Laws

    • Prison Reforms in India

    • New Thoughts and Approaches to Criminal Jurisprudence

    • Sufficiency of Law on White Collar Crimes

    • Doctrine of the Fruit of the Poisonous Tree:Position in India

    • Laws relating to Corporate Criminal Liability

    • Corporate Manslaughter in India and position in other countries


    Word Limit of the Abstract: 300 – 350 words.

    Abstract shall be accompanied by a brief profile of the author indicating his/ her name, University/Organization/Institution, Email ID, contact number and official address.

    Word Limit of the Final Paper: 2500-3000 words.

    It must be typed in Times New Roman Font Size 12 on A4 size paper with 1” margin on all sides with 1.5 line spacing using MS Word. The Blue Book: A Uniform System of Citation (19th ed.) must be strictly adhered to while submitting the abstracts and full paper.

    All the abstracts and full length papers shall be sent on email id: seminar@jagannathuniversityncr.ac.in  or rajkumar.yadav@jagannathuniversityncr.ac.in


    • Last Date for submission of Abstract: 22nd January 2017

    • Intimation of acceptance of Abstract: 25th January 2017

    • Full Paper Submission (Soft Copy) & Registration Fees and Registration Form: 05th February 2017

    • Seminar Date: 11th February 2017


    Student: Rs. 1000/- Teacher: Rs. 1500/- Co-author*: Rs. 2000/- *Co Authors shall not be more than two for a research paper.


    For further details, contact: Organizing Secretary, Dr. Raj Kumar Yadav, Faculty of Law, Jagan Nath University, Bahadurgarh-Jhajjar Road, State Highway-22, Jhajjar-124507, (Haryana) Email id: seminar@jagannathuniversityncr.ac.in  or rajkumar.yadav@jagannathuniversityncr.ac.in

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