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World Law Forum Global Launch & SLAPP Conference [20th Oct; New Delhi]

Aasavri Rai
2 Oct 2018 8:12 AM GMT
World Law Forum Global Launch & SLAPP Conference [20th Oct; New Delhi]
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The World Law Forum Global Launch and Conference on Strategic Lawsuit Against Public Participation (SLAPP) will be organized on the 20th of October, 2018.

Speakers for the Conference:

  • Ram Jethmalani, Senior Advocate & Member of Parliament

  • Rajeev Dhavan, Senior Advocate & Eminent Jurist

  • Aman Lekhi, Additional Solicitor General, Government of India

  • Madhu Trehan, Founder, Newslaundry

  • Sidharth Vardarajan, Founder, The Wire

  • Paranjoy Guha Thakura, Senior Journalist

  • Rajshree Chandra, A/Professor, University of Delhi

  • Sunita Narain, Editor, Down to Earth

  • Sucheta Dalal, Managing Editor, Moneylife

  • Dilip Cherian, Consulting Partner, Perfect Relations

  • Suhel Seth, Managing Partner, Counselage India

Objectives of the Conference:

  • Raise awareness of the SLAPP phenomenon and explore the applicability and effectiveness of Anti-SLAPP laws;

  • Create a dialogue between journalists, lawyers and policymakers to protect freedom of expression and promote equality;

  • Allow for community-building and encourage change makers to join the World Law Forum

Registration Fee:

  • Professionals: INR 2,800

  • Young Professionals: INR 1,800

  • Students: INR 900

For further details, click here.

LiveLaw is the media partner for the event.

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