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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,...

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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