Program Structure Batch 2008 - 2013

Third Semester Course Code Course Title Economics II Sociology II Legal Method Family Law I Law of Crimes I Communication Skills ,Client Interviewing & Counseling Lectures (L)(Hours per week) 4 4 4 4 4 4 Tutorials (T)(Hours per week) 1 1 1 1 1 1 Practical (P)(Hours per week) Total Credits 5 5 5 5 5 5

TOTAL Fourth Semester Course Code Course Title Law of Crimes II Family Law II Land Laws Law of Tort (Motor Vehicle Act & Consumer Protection Act ) Property Law Communication & Advocacy Skills Lectures (L)(Hours per week) 4 4 4 4 Tutorials (T)(Hours per week) 1 1 1 1 Practical (P)(Hours per week) -


Total Credits 5 5 5 5

4 4

1 1


5 5 30

Fifth Semester Course Code Course Title Constitutional Law I Code of Civil Procedure Code of Criminal Procedure Administrative Law Corporate Law Public International Law Lectures (L)(Hours per week) 4 4 4 4 4 4 Tutorials (T)(Hours per week) 1 1 1 1 1 1 Practical (P)(Hours per week) TOTAL Total Credits 5 5 5 5 5 5 30

Sixth Semester Course Code Course Title Constitutional Law II Intellectual Property Rights Law of Evidence Business Law Investment & Competition Law Human Rights Law Lectures (L)(Hours per week) 4 4 4 4 4 4 Tutorials (T)(Hours per week) 1 1 1 1 1 1 TOTAL Practical (P)(Hours per week) Total Credits 5 5 5 5 5 5 30

Seventh Semester Course Code Course Title Jurisprudence I Labour Law I Criminology Law, Poverty & Development Taxation Law International Trade Law Lectures (L)(Hours per week) 4 4 4 4 4 4 Tutorials (T)(Hours per week) 1 1 1 1 1 1 Practical (P)(Hours per week) TOTAL Total Credits 5 5 5 5 5 5 30

Eighth Semester Course Code Course Title Jurisprudence II Labour Law II Arbitration & Alternate Dispute Resolution Environmental Law Interpretation of Statutes Cyber Laws Lectures (L)(Hours per week) 4 4 4 4 4 4 Tutorials (T)(Hours per week) 1 1 1 1 1 1 TOTAL Practical (P)(Hours per week) Total Credits 5 5 5 5 5 5 30

Ninth Semester Course Code Course Title Drafting. Pleading & Conveyancing Professional Ethics Election Law Lectures (L)(Hours per week) 4 4 4 Tutorials (T)(Hours per week) 1 1 1 Practical (P)(Hours per week) Total Credits 5 5 5 Private International Law International Humanitarian & Refugee Law 4 4 1 1 TOTAL 5 5 25 Tenth Semester Course Code Course Title Internship (Including Viva and Diary) Research paper (Including Viva) Lectures (L)(Hours per week) 2 2 Tutorials (T)(Hours per week) Practical (P)(Hours per week) 13 8 TOTAL Total Credits 15 10 25 .

R. Methods of measuring National Income. Chand &Co. Macro Economics. GDP growth. Graw Hill. Macroeconomics. Banking and International Trade. the level of output and prices. Fisher. classification. K. Module III : PUBLIC FINANCE Public Finance: Nature and scope of public finance.Third Semester ECONOMICS II Course Objective: This course also deals with principles of macroeconomics. Methods of measuring National Income. Social Accounting: Meaning and various concepts of National Income. Graw Hill. Difficulties in measurement. The principle of effective demand: Aggregate demand and aggregate supply.P. Poverty and unemployment. public v. Seth M. classifications. Poverty and unemployment. Text & References • • • • • • • Ahuja H. Agra. Aggregate consumption and investment functions. Tax: Meaning. Inflation and deflation. private finance. Commercial Banking functions and credit creation. Tata Mc. canons. Module II : MONEY AND BANKING Money: Function.L. The coverage includes determination of and linkages between major macro economic variables. Money market and capital market.M. Macro Economics. K. Central Banking: Functions and credit control. New Delhi. Modern Economic Theory: S. Nominal & real GNP. Chand &Co. New Delhi Shapiro Edward. Tata Mc. Money. Thomson Publication. Macro Economic Analysis. Difficulties in measurement. New Delhi Dewett. Agarwal Publications. Dornbusch & S. interest rates and exchange rates. Monetary policy. Interdependence of micro and macro economics. Module IV : BUSINESS CYCLES & SOCIAL ACCOUNTING Features of Business cycles. Chand &Co. Course Contents: Module I : OVERVIEW OF MICROECONOMICS Development of macroeconomics schools of thought: classical. Sundharam. Principles of Macro Economics. Mankiw. S. inflation. quantity theory of money. Evaluation Scheme: Component Codes Weightage (%) P/S/V 10 CT 10 C 5 EE 70 Note : 5 marks for Attendance . Keynesian and post Keynesian. . K. value of money. principle of maximum social advantages. S.L. unemployment.

• Mandelbaum. Mumbai. A.Theories of Deviant behavior with special reference to Sutherland’s theory of differential association Evaluation Scheme: Component Codes Weightage (%) P/S/V 10 CT 10 C 5 EE 70 Note : 5 marks for Attendance Text & References: • Harlambos. Society in India. 1984. ethnic and religious. universality of family. Blackie and Sons India Ltd.meaning and difference. UK. Singapore. family and kinship Marriage : definition.linguistic. and D. M.Forms of crime :Juvenile Delinquency. 1971 • Horton.definition. Oxford University Press. Introduction to Sociology. Allahabad. Sociology: A Guide to Problems and Literature. forms of family: nuclear and joint. White Collar Crime.Diversity. 1992 • Ember & Ember. Course Contents: Module I : Features of Indian Society Caste and Varna . • Giddens. 1999 • Beteille. Dowry. types and rules of marriage. 2002 . Kinship .R. Alcoholism and Drug Addiction. and C. functions of family. Polity Press.Introduction to Social Anthropology • Bhushan.G. Sachdeva An Introduction to Sociology. Hunt Sociology. McGrew.Concept of social disorganization. T. Module IV: Social Problems and Legislative measures Communalism . Oxford University Press. Module II : Marriage. A.L. Organized crime . P. Scheduled caste and scheduled tribes . 1980 • Bottomore. features. Hindu Philosophy – Basic Tenets of Hinduism. degree and forms Module III : Basics: Society and Law Meaning and types of Legitimacy. racial. Module V: Social Deviance Meaning and Factors facilitating deviance.Family : definition. Popular Prakashan. D. V. Law as a subsystem of society. New Delhi. Class and Power: Changing Patterns of Stratification in a Tanjore Village. Volume I and Volume II. Sociology.Hill book Company. Kitab Mahal. The Ashramas and The Purusharthas. Caste. Terrorism .Concept of social organization. Corruption. 1993 • Shankar Rao.B.SOCIOLOGY II Course Objective: The Objective of this paper is to focus on basic concepts of sociology relevant for understanding Indian Society and Social Issues .b.Social Anthropology • Lucy Mair. Sociology: Themes and Perspectives.

• Ram Ahuja. New Academic Pub. M. New Delhi. Family and Marriage: Changing Perspectives (Edited). Social Change in India : Crisis and Resilience.N. 1980 • Vir. New Delhi. Orient Longman Ltd. 1993 • Srinivas. Dharam Kinship. har-Anand Publications Pvt. Y.• Singh. Ltd. Social Change in Modern India. 2006. Social Problems .

Definition. Reports. Legal writings and citations. Stability and Peaceful Change.N. Municipal and International Law. Substantive and Procedural Law. Legislation. Functions: Justice. Course Contents: Module I: Meaning and Classification of Laws Meaning. Constitution as the Basic Law. Classification of laws: Public and Private Law. Ratio. Module III: Basic Concepts of Indian Legal System Common Law. Obiter. Precedent. Rule of Law. Module II : Sources of Law Custom. Empirical Research. Statutes. Judicial system in India. Cardozo. Evaluation Scheme: Component Codes Weightage (%) P/S/V 10 CT 10 C 5 EE 70 Note : 5 marks for Attendance Text Books & References • • • • • • Glanville Willains – Learning the law Avtar Singh – Jurisprudence (Legal Theory) B. Journals. Module IV: Legal Writing and Research Legal materials: Case law. Digests etc.M. The Nature of Judicial Process LI Publication – Indian Legal System ILI Publication in Legal Research and Methodology . Tripathi – An Introduction to Jurisprudence and Legal theory Benjamin N. Separation of Powers. Essentials of a Valid Law.. Manuals. Techniques of Legal Research : Doctrinal.LEGAL METHOD Course Objective: This paper focuses on orientation of students to legal studies from the point of view of basic concepts of law and legal system. . Importance of legal research .

alimony Pendente Lite and permanent maintenance . Ijma (Consensus of opinion) and Qyias (Analogical deduction). Digest & Commentaries. Schools of Muslim Law: Sunni School of Muslim Law. Cousrse Contents: Module I: Sources and Schools of Law Sources of Hindu Law: Ancient sources : Shruti. Modern sources – Equity.Maintenance of Divorced Muslim Women under the Muslim Women Protection of Right on Divorce Act. minor children.Alimony and maintenance as an independent remedy. Another objective of the course is to view family law not merely as a separate system of personal laws based upon religions but as the one cutting across the religious lines and eventually enabling us to fulfill the constitutional directive of uniform civil code at least jurisprudentially at the academic study by identifying the core concepts in marriage laws of all communities to evolve a uniform civil code devoid of political nest. Judicial resolution of marital conflict problems.Alimony and maintenance as ancillary relief. Module IV: Alimony. . Bars to matrimonial relief under Hindu Law. classification of marriage and effects of valid. it is aspired to develop insights amongst the students to ensure protection of constitutional rights of women and children in family law administration. A Critical review. Muslim Marriage:Nature and concepts of Muslim Marriage. Option of puberty . Nullity of marriage. maintenance and Adoption Maintenance of neglected wives. . Divorce under Muslim personal Law – Talaq and Talaq-e-Tafweez . Sub – schools of Mitakshara.FAMILY LAW I Course Objective: This Course aims at providing adequate Sociological perspective so that the basic concepts relating to family are expounded in their social setting. Modern sources: Equity.Judicial separation. Grounds for Divorce under Indian Dissolution of Muslim Marriage Act 1939. 1973. a general perspective of matrimonial fault theory and principle of irretrievable breakdown of marriage.Restitution of conjugal rights . Dower: Definition and nature. 1986. It strives to give an overview of some of the current problems arising out of the foundational inequalities in the various family concepts. Hindu Adoption and Maintenance Act. disabled children and parents who are unable to support themselves vide sections 125.. 1956. consequences for violating these conditions and ceremonies of marriage . Sources of Muslim Law: Ancient Sources: The Koran. Smriti. endorsement of dower including widow’s right of retention. irregular. Essential conditions of a Hindu Marriage. Women and children have special family relations and. and good conscience. prohibitions / disabilities. classification of dower. 127 of Code of Criminal Procedure. are some of the basics that needs to be examined. Precedent and Legislation. void marriage. Module II: Marriage Hindu Marriage:Nature and concept of Hindu Marriage. a review under different personal laws . Shia School of Muslim Law. The Sunna (Practice of Prophet). In view of the conflicts of the interpersonal laws. Schools of Hindu Law: Mitakshara and Dayabhag Schools. therefore. Precedent and Legislation. How conversion affects the family and whether it is compatible with the concept of secularism and to what extent such problem would stand resolved with the enactment of a uniform civil code. conversion is causing problems. Essential conditions of a valid marriage. Justice and good conscience.. divorce by mutual consent and other modes of dissolution. divorced wives. Grounds for divorce under Muslim Law. Justice. and Customs. Module III: Matrimonial Remedies Non – judicial resolution of marital conflict problems: Customary dissolution of marriage unilateral divorce.

Module V: Guardianship Hindu Minority and Guardianship Act. Adoption. Uniform Civil Code.F. obligations and disqualification of a guardian. Entitlement to guardianship. D. Constitutional Mandate. Marriage..A.. Role of the State.. D. A. Law of Intestate and Testamentary Succession (1998). Rights. Evaluation Scheme: Component Codes Weightage (%) P/S/V 10 CT 10 C 5 EE 70 Note : 5 marks for Attendance Text & References • • • • • • Mulla.. Universal . Guardianship under Muslim Law. Principal of Mohammadan Law Fyzee.F. Impediments to the formulation of the Uniform Civil Code. Guardianship succession. Rights. Outlines of Mohammadan Law Mahmood. T. Conversions and its effects on family. Establishment. 1956: Meaning of Guardianship. Kinds of Guardianship. Muslim Law of India Paras Diwan. Powers and functions. Principles of Hindu Law Paras Diwan.A. obligations and disqualification of guardian. Module VI: Emerging Trends in Family Law Family Courts. Modern Hindu Law Mulla.

Mistake. Module III: Abetment and Criminal Conspiracy Module IV: Punishment Theories: Deterrent. Preventive. Retributive.Insanity.Necessity.Intoxication. There has been a progressive as well as regressive change in the Indian society since Independence. Therefore.Fundamental elements of crime. Nagpur.Constructive joint liability. Imprisonment. Preparation. Expiatory and Reformative Theory. if young law students are to use their knowledge and skills to build a just and humane society. a study of the basic concepts of specific offences under the Indian Penal Code is imperative. Achutan Pillai. D. A proper understanding of crimes and the causal factors for the occurrence of crime is extremely important in the larger context of India’s development..Judicial and Executive acts. Evaluation Scheme: Component Codes Weightage (%) P/S/V 10 CT 10 C 5 EE 70 Note : 5 marks for Attendance Text & References: • • • • • Ratanlal & Dhirajlal – The Indian Penal Code K. P. Eastern.Definition of Crime.Stages in commission of a crime.Private defence.Consent. Module II: General Explanations and Exceptions Definitions .Good faith. Gandhi. Gaur – A Text Book on Indian Penal Code S.Infancy.Intention. Indian Penal Code (1996). Capital Punishment .Accident. Course Contents: Module I: Introduction to Substantive Criminal Law Extent and operation of the Indian Penal Code. Indian Penal Code B.LAW OF CRIMES I Course Objective : Course on Law of Crimes aims at introducing students to the basic principles of criminal law.S.M. Attempt. Punishment under the IPC: Fine. Lucknow. Criminal Law (1995) Eastern. The young law students are the would be lawyers and as such they must have an acquaintance with such knowledge to make criminal justice system serve the goals of social defense as well as social justice. . Misra.N.

Introduction to Psychology . Module I: Communication Meaning.R. Different types of counseling. Components of Legal Reasoning. Module III: Legal Counseling Definition and its differentiation from general counseling. Training Skills: Simulated exercises. Channels of Communication. Robbins. Barriers to Communication. Ethical consideration. Communication Process. Module II: Client Interviewing Meaning and significance. Information gathering. Evaluation Scheme: Component Codes Weightage (%) P/S/V 10 CT 10 C 5 EE 70 Note : 5 marks for Attendance Text Books & References: • N. types of questions asked. CLIENT INTERVIEWING & COUNSELING Course Objective : This paper is to develop in the student art of communication. Approaches to Counseling. Deductive and Inductive Reasoning. Types and Directions to Communication. Levi’s and Bodenheimer’s Model of Legal Reasoning: Law and Logic: Aristotelian Logic and Syllogism. Significance of mooting to law students. Approaches to Communication.COMMUNICATION SKILLS. Report formation. Organizational Behaviour • Morgan. client interviewing and counseling advocacy skill in them. Module IV: Legal Reasoning Legal Reasoning: Definition. Client Interviewing and Counselling • Stephens P. Different Components: listening. Madhava Menon. Clinical Legal Education • Jenny Chapman.

Module III: Offences against Property Theft. Gandhi. Outraging the modesty of women . Achutan Pillai. of wrongful restraint and wrongful confinement. The young law students are the would be lawyers and as such they must have an acquaintance with such knowledge to make criminal justice system serve the goals of social defense as well as social justice.S. Criminal misappropriation and criminal breach of trust .Forgery . Criminal trespass .Fourth Semester LAW OF CRIMES II Course Objective : It aims at introducing students to the basic principles of criminal law. Mischief . Lucknow. if young law students are to use their knowledge and skills to build a just and humane society. Extortion. robbery and dacoity . Nagpur.N. Indian Penal Code (1996). Module II: Offences against Women Obscene acts and songs . Cruelty by husband or relatives of husband . . Offences of criminal force and Assault. offences of kidnapping and Abduction. Eastern. A proper understanding of crimes and the causal factors for the occurrence of crime is extremely important in the larger context of India’s development. Evaluation Scheme: Component Codes Weightage (%) P/S/V 10 CT 10 C 5 EE 70 Note : 5 marks for Attendance Text & References: • • • • • Ratanlal & Dhirajlal – The Indian Penal Code K. Counterfeiting . Indian Penal Code B.Rape. causing miscarriage. Module IV: Defamation and offences relating to documents and property marks Defamation . or injuries to unborn children. Course Contents: Module I : Offences affecting the Human body Offences affecting life.Offences relating to marriage. Offences of hurt. Misra. Criminal Law (1995) Eastern. Gaur – A Text Book on Indian Penal Code S.. Cheating . There has been a progressive as well as regressive change in the Indian society since Independence. Therefore. P. D.M. a study of the basic concepts of specific offences under the Indian Penal Code is imperative.

Subject matter. powers. The legal incidence of joint family and the laws of succession – testamentary and intestate – according to the personal laws of Hindus and Muslims shall be discussed in depth to create insights amongst the students who develop visions and perceptions that may promote loud thinking on a Uniform Civil Code and equality among sexes in property relations within the family. Disposition inter vivos (Gift): Gift (Hiba) its definition. privileges and obligation . Coparcenaries with reference to the provisions of Hindu Succession Act. effects. Musha. Karta of the Joint Family : His position. Methods of creation of waqf . Gift during death illness (Marsul Mawt). Hiba-bil-Sharituliwad. Module II: Dispositions under Muslim Law A. Alienation of property: Separate and coparcenaries . Module IV: Law of Succession and inheritance among Muslims General rules of succession. Revocation of Gifts. Kinds of Waqf. Course Contents : Module I: Joint Hindu Family Mitakshara Joint Family : Mitakshara coparcenaries formation and incidents. 1956.Property under Dayabhaga Law . Rights and Characteristics.FAMILY LAW II Course Objective : Family Law II Course is mainly devoted to the study of property relations in the familial relationship. Advantages and disadvantages . Testamentary Disposition (Will): Definition and basis. Who can make gift. Succession to property of Hindu female dying intestate under the Hindu Succession Act. Formalities of a Will. Capacity of the Legatee. Module V : Waqf Meaning. Debts : Doctrine of Pious Obligation and Antecedent debt . Distinction between Hiba. Partition and Re-union . Requistes.Pre-emption – Origin. 1956. Classification. Disqualifications relating to succession. inclusion and exclusion of inheritors to the property. Joint Hindu Family as a social security institution and impact of Hindu Gains of Learning Act and Various Tax Laws on it . the property which can be subject of Gift. Evaluation Scheme: Component Codes Weightage (%) P/S/V 10 CT 10 C 5 EE 70 Note : 5 marks for Attendance . Classification of heirs under Hanafi and Ithma Asharia School and their shares and distribution of property. Module III: Law of Succession and inheritance among Hindus Devolution of interest in Mitakshara Coparcenaries. Property under Mitakshara Law : separate property and coparcenaries property . Ariya. Dayabhaga coparcenaries : formation and incidents . constitutional validity. classification and essentials of gift. Sadaqa & Wakf. Objects and purpose. Restrictions on testamentary power of disposition. formalities. Delivery of possession. subject matter of Will . Revocation of the Will . interpretation of the Will. Definition. to whom gift can be made.

Modern Hindu Law Mulla.F. Outlines of Mohammadan Law Mahmood. D.. Principal of Mohammadan Law Fyzee.Text & References • • • • • • Mulla. Principles of Hindu Law Paras Diwan..A. D. Muslim Law of India Paras Diwan..A. A. Universal . T.F. Law of Intestate and Testamentary Succession (1998)..

Module IV: Land Management in Uttar Pradesh: Relevant Land laws to be specified Module V: Houses and Shops Rent Control Legislation in Uttar Pradesh Evaluation Scheme: Component Codes Weightage (%) P/S/V 10 CT 10 C 5 EE 70 Note : 5 marks for Attendance Text & References • • • • • • • • • • • • • • Law. Course Contents: Module I: Constitutional Perspectives Fundamental rights. Abolition of Intermediaries. Agriculture reform . Module II: Post-Independence Reforms Abolition of Zamindaries. Role of administrative agencies. Encyclopedia on forest. 1989. Numbers 3 and 4. Developing Rural India Policies and Progress (1990) Allied Alice. The Constitutional perspectives relating to this subject have to be taught as an essential part of this course. The Union. Rudolph.L.H. 25-65 (1986) Atul Kohli. Frankel. Neale. M. Rudolph and S. Role of Law. Land to the tiller. “Nehru and Agrarian reform” in Rajeev Dhavan and Thomas Paul (eds. Upendra Baxi. 1947-77 (1988) L.) “The State of India’s Environment: The Second Citizen’s Report” (1985) • . IASSI quarterly 1992. Krishnan.H. Forest Laws. Vol. Personal Cultivation. IV and XII as well as those in Schedule VII relating to distribution of legislative powers over land are essentially to be taught with emphasis. Tenancy Reforms. Role of law and Legal Profession in implementation. Local bodies. Land Reform and Rural Change 6-19 (1992).) Nehru and the Constitution (1992).R. Thripathi Walter C. Upadhayay. B. Towards a Sociology of Indian Law. A. Beotra. Voluntary Surrenders. Land Reforms in India: a Review. The Political Economy of Lakshmi (1987) Mohammad Ghouse. 1998. Property as Legal Right. pp. The provisions in the Constitution in Part III. The state and Poverty in India (1987) Francine R. Jacob. Law of Forests (Central and State) 6th Edition 1999. Asia Law House Padala Rami Reddy.LAND LAWS Course Objective: The legislative power to make laws relating to land and land ceiling is in the state list. Asia Law House Baden Powel. Manual of Jurisprudence for Forests Officers (1982) Anil Agarwal. Different States have enacted their own laws on this subject. India’s Political Economy. Position of Bars to the jurisdiction of Civil Courts . 1998. Module III: Evaluation of land Reforms Lack of Political will as an impediment to land reforms. (ed. X. Prof. The State. poverty and development . Forest Laws in India. Legislative Powers. The Law Book Company. Asia Law House Srivastava.

“The laws on the Theft of Woods”. in 18 Economic and Political weekly 45. (1983) Uttar Pradesh State relevant Laws Houses and Shops Rent Control Legislation of Uttar Pradesh . “Forestryand the law in India” in 29 Journal of India Law Institute (1987) Karl Marx. Vol (1956) Ramchandra Guha.• • • • • • Chhatrapati Singh. 145 ft. Common Property and Common Poverty (1985) Chhatrapati Singh. In Rhenisce Zeitung werke 113-16. “Forestry in Pre-British India”.

Slander including defenses in an action for defamation. Tort distinguished from Contract. Crime : Conditions of liability including damnum sine injuria. Redressal mechanism under the Consumer Protection Act. The course covers Consumer Protection Act as well as Motor Vehicle Act which are carved out from the general principles of tort. Principles for the application of the rule and defenses.LAW OF TORT (MOTOR VEHICLES ACT & CONSUMER PROTECTION ACT) Course Objective : This course aims to introduce the student to the specialized discipline of tort law that is one of the most litigated areas of law in west. Remoteness of damages. Res ipsa loquitor. False Imprisonment. Defamation-Libel.C. 165-176 : Special provisions as to payment of compensation on structured formula basis : Claims on non structured basis : Method of calculating compensation evolved by the courts( study with reference to relevant judgments) : Defences : Changing parameters of negligence and burden of proof. In India this realm is on the verge of a lot of litigational activity. Battery. Module II : Actions in Tort Assault. The State Commission. 1986. Liability of State. Why a consumer may institute proceedings. Judicial and Quasi – Judicial Acts. Evaluation Scheme: Component Codes Weightage (%) P/S/V 10 CT 10 C 5 EE 70 Note : 5 marks for Attendance . Module V : Motor Vehicles Motor Vehicles Claims and compensation : Relevant provisions of the relating Motor Vehicles Act relating to the liability and assessment of compensation : Liability without fault in certain cases : voidance of contracts restrictive of liability : Special provisions and scheme of compensation in case of hit and run motor accidents : offences penalties and procedure : Insurance of Motor Vehicles against third party risks(Sec. Trespass. Enterprises engaged in hazardous activities – M. The National Commission. injuria sine damnum . The District Forum. Module IV : Consumer Protection The concept of a Consumer and Consumer Dispute.. Quasi-Contract. Necessity. definition of ‘consumer’ under the consumer Protection Act. Private defences. Nuisance. Fletcher . Act of God. 1986: The Aims and Objectives of the Consumer Protection Act. Union of India . Shift from Caveat Emptor to Caveat Venditor. Inevitable accidents. Malicious Prosecution . Doctrine of Sovereign Immunity. Course Contents : Module I : Introduction to Tort Nature and Definition of Torts . Justification in Tort . Plaintiff’s default. Maxims: Ubijus ibi remedium. Rules in Ryland v. . Consumer Protection Councils under the Consumer Protection Act 1986. 1986. Module III : Negligence Negligence including contributory negligence and other defenses: Absolute liability/Strict liability.Volenti non-fit Injuria. Vicarious Liability. Mehta v. etc. Parental and quasi-parental authority. 145 – 152) : Claims tribunals : Sec.

. The law of Consumer Protection in India. Winfield. Dr. Universal law Publishing Company.Text & References: • • • • • • • Winfield and Jolowicz.N. D. Avtar Singh. Saraf. Dr. Motor Vehicle Laws. Gurjeet Singh. Dr. Universal Law Publishing Company. Law of Consumer Protection in India. Law of Consumer Protection in India. Tort Law of Torts . Dr. Law of Torts. Singh The Law of Torts: Ratanlal & Dhirajlal. S.P.

4 – 7) . 105 – 117) : Definition. 37–51). 81 – 82).F. and Revival of Easements (Secs. Shah. 54 – 55). 100 – 104). Suspension Evaluation Scheme: Component Codes Weightage (%) P/S/V 10 CT 10 C 5 EE 70 Note : 5 marks for Attendance Text & References: • • • • • Mulla. S. 91 – 96).N. Nature and characteristics of Easements. Licenses (Secs. 35.. Kinds of property – movable and immovable property. Jain. Module III: Specific Transfers Mortgages of immovable Property: Secs. Charges (Section.. Redemption (Secs. Module II: Sale of Immovable Property Doctrine of Election Sec. (Sale.D. Extinction. Fraudulent Transfer Sec. Contract of Sale. tangible and intangible property. Module IV: Leases Leases (Secs. Rights and Liabilites of lesser and lessee . . Marshalling and Contribution (Secs. Lectures on Indian Easement Act. 52 – 64). Sale of immovable property ( Secs. Riparian Rights. Transfer of Property Act. Tripathi. Leases how made. Contract to sell. Transfer of Property Act. D. Rights and Liabilities of buyer and seller). Course Contents: Module I: Jurisprudential Basis (Sections 5-21) Concept and meaning of property – New property. Indian Easement Act.M.PROPERTY LAW Course Objective: The subject imparts to the student an understanding of the law in India relating to transfer of immovable property and the norms and doctrines that aid in carrying out secure transactions in this regard. J. Rights and Liabilities of the mortgagor and mortgagee. S. Module V: Easements Creation of Easements (Secs.. Transfer of Property Act. 58 – 77 (Kinds of mortgage.. 53 . Shukla.

Various motives: Biological and social Motives. Baron Psychology /: An Introduction – J. Situational analysis of Attitude. Psycho Analytic Theory. Heredity. Type Theory. Frustration and conflict of motives. Theories. Motives to know and Be effective.R. Environment and Situational Factors. Team Building. Types of Attitude. attitude and leadership temperament for effective advocacy.COMMUNICATION AND ADVOCACY SKILLS Course Objective : This course helps in developing the personality. Formation of Attitude. Building positive attitude. Evaluation Scheme: Component Codes Weightage (%) P/S/V 10 CT 10 C 5 EE 70 Note : 5 marks for Attendance Text & References : • • • • Introduction to Psychology – Morgan’s Social Psychology – R. Module III: Motivation Theories of Motivation. Module IV: Leadership and Team. Theories of personality : Trait Theory. Characteristics of leadership. Perception. Negative Attitude and objective. Prejudices and blind spots. Meemastic Theory and Learning Theory.Building Definition.A. Ronnins . Gnow Organizational Behaviour – Stephens P. Module II : Attitude Meaning and Definition. Course Contents: Module I: Personality: Meaning and Definition Determinants of personality. Biases.

Doctrine of basic Structure.FIFTH SEMESTER CONSTITUTIONAL LAW I Course Objective: The course aims at analyzing constitutional institutions. appellate . Salient features of Indian Constitution . State legislature : functioning . Relevant Doctrines : Territorial nexus . (Arts. Bills : Procedure for the passage. 226 . Conditions . Evolution of Constitutional scheme in India : Focus on developments from 1935 to 1950. conditions of service . writs .Appointment . limitations and interrelationships with one another and seeks to mould a frame of mind in the student to appreciate and assess constitutional policy and changes for the future. pardon . Effect . Repugnancy : Overview of Panchayati Raj Provisions(Art. Financial Powers . Pith and substance . 168-212). Subordinate judiciary. Assessment of relevance of presidential office on governance . Module IV : Amendment of the Constitution Amendment of Constitution. Privileges of legislature . advisory .removal . legislature and Judiciary Union Executive. its powers. 214 to 237). Freedom of Trade and Commerce. Rule of law. State executive . Module III : Union and State Executive. (Arts. Administrative Powers . impeachment . functioning . Office of Attorney General : Significance . Emphasis on Federal structure . Module II : Distribution of powers between Centre and States – ( Arts.Election . Art.Conditions . Removal . 243). State judiciary : High Court Judges :Appointment . 245-281) Legislative Powers . State cabinet dismissal . Principle of separation of powers .promotion . Union Judiciary: Supreme Court Judges: Appointment . Course Contents: Module I : Introduction to Constitution Concept. dissolution . Constitutionalism. Relevance. Council of ministers and Prime minister: Appointment . Court of Record . transfer . dismissal of cabinet minister. Union Legislature.Composition . functioning . Powers of president : focus on ordinance . (Art 79-122).Harmonious construction . Governor : Appointment . Sources of Constitution. Powers . Assessment of independence of judiciary. collective responsibility . President: Appointment .functions . Lok Sabha . Anti defection law and its impact. Removal . qualifications and disqualifications . Dissolution of . jurisdiction of Supreme court : Original . Evaluation Scheme: Component Codes Weightage (%) P/S/V 10 CT 10 C 5 EE 70 . removal . High Court jurisdiction . 124 -147) (Arts. emergency . governors role in the context of centre state relations. membership.

M. Constitution of India M. Pandey – Constitution of India. Bakshi – Constitution of India. Jain – Indian Constitutional Law.N.P. P.N..M. Shukla. Durga Das Basu – Shorter Constitution. J. .Note : 5 marks for Attendance Text & References: • • • • • • V. Seervai – Constitutional Law of India. H.

Arrest before judgement. framing of issues. Order. Inherent powers of courts. Suit of civil nature . object. Module IV: Suits in Particular Cases Suits by or against Government. joinder. Institution of suit. adjournment. non-joinder and mis-joinder of parties. Inspection and production of documents .CODE OF CIVIL PROCEDURE Course Objective : This paper is to help a law student to acquire a thorough knowledge of procedural aspects of working of civil courts and other machineries. Attachment before judgement. Suits relating to public nuisance. P. Receiver. universal. . Module III: Interim Orders Commissions. Thakkar’s (Takwani)Code of Civil Procedure Majumdar. Evaluation Scheme: Component Codes Weightage (%) P/S/V 10 CT 10 C 5 EE 70 Note : 5 marks for Attendance Text and References: • • • Mulla’s Code of Civil Procedure. . and Kataria.Discovery. Summary Procedure. Plaint. Delhi C. Suits by Indigent persons. Commentary on the Code of Civil Procedure.. Summons.K.P.Trial: Summoning and attendance of witnesses. disposal of suit in the first hearing . omission to frame issues.Security of costs. Course Contents: Module I: Initial steps in a suit Jurisdiction and place of suing. R. summons to produce documents.Appearance and non-appearance of parties. Foreign Judgement. Caveat. General rules. Suit. Judgement. Affidavit. Interpleader Suit. Written Statement.K. cause of action. Interlocutory orders. Resjudicata.Pleadings: Meaning. Mesne. Universal. . Amendment of pleadings . Temporary Injunctions. hearing of suit. Restitution. Delhi. object.Plaint and written statement : Particulars. Foreign Court. 1908. set off and counter claim .Admission return and rejection.Important Concepts: Res Sub-Judice. Module II : Significant Terms and Definitions Definitions: Decree.First hearing : Meaning. ex-parte proceedings. Profits.

436. Chandrasekharan Pillai (ed. rights and duties of those proceeded against and the powers. Criminal Procedure Code R. functions and powers. 437. Power of arrest without warrants: Sections 41 to 43. (1999) Universal. Criminal Procedure Code D. Form of charge and joinder of charges: Sections 211 to 224. Police search during investigations. 20.) Kelkar’s Outlines of Criminal Procedure (2001).D. 2 Vol. 441 – 450) . Principal’s Commentaries on the Code of Criminal Procedure. Process to compel appearances: Summons: Sections 61 to 69.CODE OF CRIMINAL PROCEDURE Course Objective: The course material focuses on critical pre judicial and judicial procedures. 439. 97. 83. Evaluation Scheme: Component Codes Weightage (%) P/S/V 10 CT 10 C 5 EE 70 Note : 5 marks for Attendance Text & References • • • • • • • • Nand Lal. 397 to 402. Disputes as regarding immovable property: Sections 145 to 147. (2000) Universal. 395. bailable and nonbailable offences. Module II: Pre – Trial processes – Arrest. duties and restraints on those administering the criminal justice system. Basu. (2000) Universal. Proclamation and attachment: Sections 82 to 85. seizure and constitutional aspects of validity of search and seizure proceedings (Sec. Security for keeping peace and for good behavior: Sections 107 to 117. Constitutional overtones. Bail: Concept. 389. Warrants of arrest: Sections 70 to 81. 200 – 204). Criminal Trials: Trial before Courts of Sessions: 225 to 237. . Eastern. classes of Criminal Courts: Sections 6 to 12. Summary Trial: Sections 160 to 265. Prosecutor. Module IV: Appeal. Review and & Revisions: Sections 374 to 381. 21. 100). anticipatory bail. appellate Bail powers and general principles concerning Bond (Secs. Trial of Summons Case: Sections 251 to 265. Course Contents: Module I: Introduction Importance of fair trial . FIR. Search and seizure – Search Warrants and searches without warrants (Secs. 94. Review and & Revisions Appeal. 102). Trial of warrant case by magistrate: Sections 238 to 247. Section – 2: Definitions. Defense Counsel and Prison Authorities and their duties. The organization of Police.V. Module III: Trial Processes and Charge Commencement of Criminal proceedings and conception of fair trial (Secs. cancellation of Bail.constitutional perspectives of fair trial: Articles 14. 1973 Rattan Lal and Dheeraj Lal. Bail & Bonds: Sections 436 to 439. general principles of search (Sec. Lectures on Criminal Procedure Code Ratanlal and Dhiraj Lal: Criminal Procedure Code. 2 vol. 98 and 103). Purpose. Search and seizure Power of police to investigate FIR and its evidentiary value: Sections 154 to 169. Criminal Procedure Code. Delhi. Lucknow. Woodroffe: Commentaries on Code of Criminal Procedure. Kelkar. 438.

this necessitated a new set of laws to check the possible abuses of such extraordinary powers on the part of administration. the form in which we find it today. The change in the concept of State from ‘laissez faire’ to a ‘welfare state’ has led to emergence of state activities in almost all spheres of human life.functions jurisdiction. scope of administrative law: Effect of privatization on its scope. Rules of Fair Hearing. The field is still open for new changes. Committees on delegated legislation their constitution. 311 of the Constitution. Constitutionality of delegated legislation. Module III: Judicial functions of Administration Reasons for growth of administrative adjudication : Administrative adjudication and Tribunals. One who hears must decide and institutional decisions. is the rights of individual wis a wis the public interest. Office of the Ombudsman – Lokpal . procedures and rules of evidence. state as provider of services and other functions of modern state relief and welfare. With the phenomenal increase in the area of state operation.Evolution of Administration as the fourth branch of government. Reasoned decisions . Nature and scope of Administrative Law From laissez-faire to a social welfare state. Principles of Natural Justice : Rule against Bias. administrative agencies are given extraordinary powers and functions such as to make rules and deciding disputes apart from its wide discretionary powers.ADMINISTRATIVE LAW Course objective: Administrative law is as old as the administration itself. In order to ensure that such functions are performed effectively and further due to certain other factors namely contingency. Classification o delegated legislation and its requirement. Procedural control. Administrative Tribunals in India – Constitution and jurisdiction. Relationship between constitutional law and administrative law.Lokayuktha – Composition . However. Administrative is described a most outstanding legal development of the twentieth century. Module II: Legislative Functions of Administration Necessity for delegation of legislative power. Definitions of administrative law. there is no end to this journey. Classification of functions of administration. Classification of Tribunals: Constitution. expertise etc. Separation of powers to what extent relevant to administrative functions. Legislative control of delegated legislation : Laying procedures and their efficacy. . Judicial control of delegated legislation : Doctrine of ultra vires. Focus on Constitutional safeguards and pr for civil servants in service of state and state undertakings – Articles 309 to Art. powers. Course contents: Module I: Evolution. necessity for delegation of powers on administration. Obviously. state as regulator of private interest. Rule of law and administrative law. as usual as in cases of the study of other branches of public law. The reason for this development can only be attributed to a change of philosophy as regards the role and function of the State. The courts in India and abroad in the course of time have developed various doctrines and methods to deal with such p[problems. the State was bound to take over a number of functions which were earlier left to private enterprise. The main thrust of administrative law has been to study the nature of functions and powers exercised by the authorities on whom they have been conferred on and the study of remedies available to common man in case the limits of exercising power are transferred by such an authority. The focus or the centre point of this study. functions and effectiveness. However.

I. Methods of Judicial Review : Statutory appeals. Wade: Administrative Law S. Res judicata. Massey: Administrative Law. De Smith: Judicial Review of Administrative Action.P. Civil suits for compensation. Laches. Doctrine of proportionality : Legitimate expectation.N. Grounds of judicial review : Abuse of discretion.K. Exhaustion of administrative remedies. H. Constitutional objections and discretion.W. Writs.Module IV: Administrative Discretion Discretion and its need.P. Sathe: Administrative Law . Judicial review: Scope and extent. Declaratory judgments and injunctions. Evaluation Scheme: Component Codes Weightage (%) P/S/V 10 CT 10 C 5 EE 70 Note : 5 marks for Attendance Text & References: • • • • • • M. Module V: Judicial Control of Administrative Action Courts as the final authority to determine the legality of administrative action. Legality of discretion: Doctrine of ultra vires.P. C.R. Jain: Principles of Administrative Law. Public interest or social action litigation and principle of locus standi. Talewani : Lectures on Administrative law. Jain and S. Failure to exercise discretion .

Shares and general principles of allotment. lifting of corporate veil. Emerging trends in Corporate social responsibility. The nature and classification of company securities. relation with memorandum of association. doctrine of constructive notice and indoor management. Debentures. reduction of share capital. Registration and Incorporation of a Company. Kinds. Module III: Corporate Administration Directors – Appointment. Module II: Capital Formation Prospectus: Issues. Kinds. remedies of debenture holders. criminal. Liability of past members.exceptions.CORPORATE LAW Course Objective: The paper aims to provide insight into Formation and Winding up of companies besides Corporate Administration. Memorandum of Association. contents. Duties of court to protect interests of creditors and shareholders. alteration and the doctrine of ultra vires. consequences and reasons of winding up. Meetings kinds and procedure. tortuous and environmental. Share capital. statement in lieu of prospectus. kinds. liability for misstatements and its Remedies. Statutory share certificate. legal liability of company . Course Contents: Module I: Formation. alteration. Registration and Incorporation of company Nature and kinds of company. Evaluation Scheme: Component Codes Weightage (%) P/S/V 10 CT 10 C 5 EE 70 Note : 5 marks for Attendance Text & References: • • Avtar Singh : Company Law Shah S. Accounts and Audits. Prevention of oppression and mismanagement.civil.Company Law Ramiaya: Guide to Companies Act Gower: Principles of Modern Company Law . Articles of association. Dividends. M : Lectures on Company Law Further Readings: • • • Palmer . Role of the court. Uses and abuses of the corporate form. Module IV: Amalgamation and Winding up of Companies Reconstruction and amalgamation. binding nature. Transfer of shares. kinds. its objects and effects. powers and duties. Payment of liabilities.

Humanitarian Laws: Rules of neutrality. Module II : Sources of International Law Custom. The legal effects of recognition . Exclusive Economic Zone . Module IV : Conflict Resolution. Course Contents : Module I : Introduction Definition and Basis of International Law. Evaluation Scheme: Component Codes Weightage (%) P/S/V 10 CT 10 C 5 EE 70 Note : 5 marks for Attendance Text & References: • • • • • • • • Oppenheim. War :Laws of War. State Jurisdiction and Law of the Sea State Recognition : Recognition of states. International Law. Verma. Aggarwal. Principles of Jurisdiction. Recognition of governments. Relationship between International Law and Municipal Law . De facto and De jure Recognition. The Law of Internationals Institution. Module III : State Recognition.International Law. Grieg .O. . High Seas : Sea Bed Authority. State Jurisdiction : Basics of Jurisdiction. Types of Recognition : Implied Recognition. General Assembly Resolutions . J. Kapoor. Armed Forces. Deep Sea Bed Mining and International Sea – Bed Area. Bowell. S.PUBLIC INTERNATIONAL LAW Course Objective: The objective of this paper is to provide knowledge to the students regarding the Public International Law to enable them to deal with the transnational legal order. An Introduction of Public International Law. Conditional Recognition. Continental Shelf. S.K. General Principles of law. Coercive means . Maritime Zones : Territorial Waters. Juristic Works.K. Subjects of International Law.. R. Introduction to International Law. War and Neutrality of States Modes of Settlement of Disputes : Peaceful means.G. Modem International Law. International Law. International Law. Treaties. and Hingorani. Contiguous Zone.C. Withdrawal of Recognition. Vol. Strake. Collective Recognition . – 1. Public Ships . H. Law of the Sea : First and Second Law of the Sea Conventions :Third Law of the Sea Convention {UNCLOS III (United Nations Convention on the Law of The Sea) . Exemption from Jurisdiction : Diplomatic Immunities and Privileges. Other sources.

51-A (K) and its correlation with Art. Freedom to reside and settle. Freedom of religion. Self-incrimination and retrospective punishment. . 22. Module V: Judicial Process under the constitution Judicial Review : Nature of Judicial Review. 15(4). Module II: Freedom and Personal Liberty Freedom of speech and expression and of press. 16 (2). constitutional provisions Arts 14. against whom the Fundamental rights are available? Definition of ‘State’? Law in Art. 15. interrelationship between fundamental rights and directive principles. Art. 13. conflict of interests and dilemmas in a pulsating democracy with changing dynamic priorities in a developing country like India. Indian concept of Secularism. Minority right to educational institutions and judicial attitude. (3). Judges: Appointments. 32. 15(1). Procedure established by Law. judicial policy towards Directive principles from Champakam to Minerva Mills and thereafter. State Control and noninterference with religion . Module III: Equality and Protective Discrimination Equality before Law and equal protection of Laws. Freedom of Association. 29 (2) . The student is expected to appreciate the text and the juristic discourse by reference to landmark case laws. 226. Art. Before Maneka Gandhi. 141. Arts. 15(3). (2). Nature and reasons for incorporation. preventive detention and constitutional safeguards: Art. Course Contents: Module I: Fundamental Rights and Directive Principles. 21-A. Minority rights : Why? Scope : Meaning and Minority. Art. Schedule IX and Reservation Policy. 25. conditions of service. 136. and Fundamental Duties Idea of Fundamental Rights and their importance. 21. juristic opinion and vibrant classroom discussions as the subject raises issues . Art. 17. Supreme Courts Original and Advisory Jurisdiction. etc. 16. Scope : Arts. Freedom of profession/Business. etc. Religion and State in India. 19: Are these freedoms absolute? Rights of an accused: Double Jeopardy. Right to life and personal liberty: Meaning of personal liberty. Directive Principles. Is Right to Information inclusive in Freedom of Speech and Expression? Freedom of Assembly. Limits of Freedom. Module IV: Secularism Concept of Secularism. 29 (2). meaning. 21-A.SIXTH SEMESTER CONSTITUTIONAL LAW II Course Objective: The course material seeks to introduce the student to the relevance of inalienable fundamental rights and restrictions in the Constitution of India and the principles that ought to guide policy making in India. Indian Constitutional provisions. prohibited grounds of discrimination: Arts. 325 : Total conspectus. Freedom of Movement. Public Interest Litigation. Women and children Art. Maneka Gandhi and thereafter. 18. 26. Classification for differential treatment. 20. Right to education Art. 15. Protective Discrimination in favour of SC / ST and other backward classes and recent trends eg. (3). 227. 15(5) Abolition of titles – Arts.

Constitution of India M.. Pandey – Constitution of India.M.P. Durga Das Basu – Shorter Constitution. P. J. H. Shukla. Bakshi – Constitution of India.M. Jain – Indian Constitutional Law. .N.N. Seervai – Constitutional Law of India.Evaluation Scheme: Component Codes Weightage (%) P/S/V 10 CT 10 C 5 EE 70 Note : 5 marks for Attendance Text & References: • • • • • • V.

Powers and Functions. Assignment and licensing. the law relating to copyright is named intellectual property. Penalties and remedies . Moral rights . An important aspect of the exploration in this course would be ways in which the laws strike a fair balance between the interests and rights of the intellectual labourers on the one hand and organized industrial enterprises on the other. Infringement . Grounds for opposition . As concerns ‘modernization’ crucial questions arise in the field of copyright protection in computer software and hardware. Copy Right Law (1957) and Designs Act of 2000 which invariably form the part of Intellectual Property Law and shall comprise of the following. Procedure for granting a patent .TRIPS with respect to Copyright and Neighbouring rights.Official Machinery . Controller . Neighboring rights . Another dimension is a study of the ways in which this regime of laws militates against. Paris convention. Module III: Copyright History : Concept of copyright. Types of . Patent infringement and remedies . Limited monopoly provides incentive for greater inventive and innovative efforts in society. or favours. The law confers rights of proprietary nature on relative intellectual labour primarily on the basis that it is in the interests of society and state to promote creativeness and inventiveness. Transfer of patent rights. The importance of this branch of the law is to be sufficiently realized in the Indian legal education. Bio patents and software patents . WIPO Phonograms and Performances treaty . Rights of patentee . modernization and justice it is important that the law students get sufficient insights in Intellectual Property Law. Berne Convention . Unlike other forms of property.WIPO Copyright Treaty . Acquisition . Restoration.Copyright board and office.INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS Course Objective: The course is designed to provide comprehensive knowledge to the students regarding Indian position of the Patent Law (1970). primarily. Extent of rights. Nature and definition . internet. Rationale for patent protection . The subject matter of property relations is here preeminently based on mental labour. The law relating to intellectual property protects the right to mental labour. design and patent law here relate basically to the law of unfair competition and constitute an aspect of consumer protection and welfare not only in the context of national perspectives but also in view of the waves of globalization already set in. Non-patentable inventions. Advantages and Disadvantages of IPR. Exception to copyright protection. Surrender . Conditions for grant of copyright . Course Contents: Module I : Introduction Intellectual Property : Concept and Philosophy. Compulsory Licenses . Patent cooperation treaty . . Both from the standpoint of human resources development. Collective administration . Appeals . Private Rights versus Public Interests . we here speak of intellectual property as signifying all the three bodies of the law as well as the law on industrial designs. These areas are now internationally conceptualized as representing intellectual property. While both these terms could be suitably invoked. Patentable subject matter . trademarks. Powers and functions . Compulsory licensing and statutory licensing . It is often the case that while the law of patents and trademarks is referred to as industrial property. Need for. community property in national cultures. Module II : Patent Development of patent law . intellectual property refers to regimes of legal recognition of. Universal Copyright Convention . Patentability criteria. the products of the mind or imagination. Patent in pharmaceutical industry . electronic music and scientific research. Revocation . Both copyright. Fair use provision.

Definition . Madrid Agreement for the International Registration of Marks. Definition . Geographical indications of Goods (Registration and Protection Act. Ambit of Protection . Rights conferred . Relative and absolute grounds of refusal. Wadera. Appeal .K. Registry . Module V : Trademarks Evolution .P.1891 . Official machinery . Penalties and Remedies . Infringement . Rationale . Registration Procedure . Cancellation . Functioning .L. Offences . Registration . Registrar . Mittal (Taxman Publication). Conditions for grant of protection . Indian Patents Law and Procedure B. 1999 : History . Nagarjan. Difference between Trade Mark and Geographical Indications . Module VI: Plant Varieties Protection Act. Passing off . Redressal fora . TRIPS on Trademarks . 2001 Objectives . Community Rights . Registry . Assignment. Registration . Designs Act of 2000 . Kinds of Marks . Enforcement . Rationale . Cornish (Universal Publication). offences and penalties. Criteria of fulfillment . Passing off . compulsory license. Exclusions . Intellectual Property Law Ganguli (Tata Megraw). Exceptions . transmission and licensing of Trademarks . Benefit sharing . copyright. Infringement and remedies . Evaluation Scheme: Component Codes Weightage (%) P/S/V 10 CT 10 C 5 EE 70 Note : 5 marks for Attendance Text & References • • • • • D. P.Module IV: Designs Protection : Historical development . Domain names . Designs and Geographical Judications. Rationale . Madrid Agreement for The Repression of False or Deceptive Indications of Source on Goods. Intellectual Property Rights • . Intellectual Property Law W. opposition and its grounds . penalties and Procedure. Copyright in Registered Designs . Farmers rights . Meaning of Design . Narayanan (Eastern Law House). Intellectual Property Law R. Infringement. Registration of Designs. Official Machinery . Patents. Objective . Official machinery for regulation administration and Redressal . Appellate tribunal . Procedure for registration. 1891 and protocol relating to that agreement 1989. Powers and duties of Controller. Redressal Machinery . Concurrent registration . Withdrawal of protection . Functions . trademarks.

Module II : Admissions. relevant. Hostile witnesses. . Module IV : Production and Effect of Evidence Burden of proof (Sections 101-114). who can make admissions by or on their behalf. evidence proved.31) . Public documents and presumption as to documents. not proved. confessions and statements by person who cannot be called as witnesses Definition of admission. oral and documentary evidence .Estoppels (Section 115).Definitions : Facts. Leading questions. disproved. Dying declaration (Section 32 and section 33). (Section 17-23. Course Contents: Module I : Definitions and Relevancy of Facts Evidence and its relationship with the substantive and procedural laws .Relevancy and admissibility . Refreshing memory. 1872 . relevance and consideration of confessions (section 24-30).Proof and verification of documents. Evaluation Scheme: Component Codes Weightage (%) P/S/V 10 CT 10 C 5 EE 70 Note : 5 marks for Attendance Text & References • • • • • Ratanlal and Dheerajlal : Law of Evidence Monir Field : Law of Evidence Batuklal : Law of Evidence Avtar Singh : Evidence Law Bare Act : Indian Evidence Act.Doctrine of res gestae . facts in issue. Judge’s power to put questions or order production.Definition.Conspiracy. Module : V : Examination of Witnesses (Sections 135-166) and Rejection of evidence (Section 167) Examination – in-chief : Cross Examination. proof of admission against the persons making them and admissions in civil cases. Re-examination.LAW OF EVIDENCE Course Objective: This paper is to orient students with importance of evidence for establishment of claims and the related rules and principles. Module III : Documentary Evidence Primary and Secondary Evidence .Competence of witnesses (Sections 118120).

.K. T.. Negotiation and assignment.. Negotiable Instruments Act and The Indian Partnership Act.e. Sukumaran. Transfer of Title.The Indian Partnership Act . Relations of Partners to third parties . F. Modes of Dissolution. essential kinds of negotiable instruments. Bangia. Incoming and outgoing partners. Pollock & Mulls . Indian Partnership Act. Transfer of property between seller and buyer. Module III: Negotiable Instruments: Presentation and Liability Presentation of Negotiable Instruments. Noting and Protest. Rights of unpaid sales under Sales of Goods Act. Crossing of cheques. Partnership Property. Law of Contracts and Partnership sale of good Act R. 1930 Avtar Singh. Holder and holder in due course. i. Relations of partners to one another and outsiders: Rights /Duties of partners inter se. Evaluation Scheme: Component Codes Weightage (%) P/S/V 10 CT 10 C 5 EE 70 Note : 5 marks for Attendance Text & References: • • • • • • Mulla. Registration of firms and effects of non registration. Module IV : The Indian Partnership Act. Dishonour of negotiable instruments. Sales of Goods Act. 1932 Nature of partnership firm. caveat venditor.BUSINESS LAW Course Objective : The course aims at acquainting the students with the various legal functions involved in a business transactions including The Sale of Goods Act. Consequences of dissolution. Course Contents : Module I: Sale of Goods Act Definition and essentials of Contracts of Sale of Goods.R. Conditions and warranties. Discharge from Liability . Sales of Good Act Avtar Singh.Minor as a partner . K. Liability for holding out . Indian Partnership Act Desai. The rule of Caveat emptor and changing Concept of Caveat emptor. D. Dissolution of Partnership Firm. Module III: Negotiable Instruments Definition.

Control and regulation of foreign companies in India. The Securitisation and Reconstruction of Financial Assets and enforcement of security Interest Act. Module IV: Foreign Exchange Management Background. Competition Commission of India. Evaluation Scheme: Component Codes Weightage (%) P/S/V 10 CT 10 C 5 EE 70 Note : 5 marks for Attendance Text & References: • • • • • • • Competition Act 2002 Security Contract (Regulation ) Act 1956 SEBI Act 1992 Depositories Act 1996 Foreign Trade (Development & Regulation) Act 1992. Course Contents : Module I: Competition Law Background. UNCTAD Draft Model on Trans – national Corporations.INVESTMENT & COMPETITION LAW Course Objective : This paper focuses on the investment and competition laws of India inn the contest of new economic order. multinational companies Foreign Trade (Development & Regulation) Act 1992. Foreign Exchange Management Act. Foreign collaborations and joint ventures. Module II: Corporate Finance and regulatory framework Security Contract (Regulation) Act 1956. 2002. SEBI Act 1992. 1999 Taxman’s Student’s Guide to Economic Laws . Prohibitions. Policies. Authorities. Depositories Act 1996. Module III: Regulatory framework for foreign trade.

HUMAN RIGHTS LAW Course Objective: The main thrust of this course shall be to acquaint the students on the developments of Human Rights Law and the working of the different Human Rights Institutions. 1969. Nagendra Singh. F. A. Social and Cultural Rights. Human Rights and Fundamental Freedom. 1986.American Convention on Human Rights. Robertson (Ed.).NCW.B. U. 1985. Punjab University Law review. National Institutions: NHRC . Sohn Lavis & Burgenthal. Environment. etc.B. Concept of Human Rights in Ancient India. Growth. Economic. K.Africa Charter on Human Rights and People’s Rights. Human Rights and International Cooperation. Human rights in Ancient India. Menon (Ed. 1969. A. Lauterpacht. Human Rights and United Nations. Women. 1975. Bhatia. 1987. Mechanisms under Human Rights Treaties. Human Rights and Vulnerable Sections: Children. Human Rights in National and International Law.). J. Evolution. Module IV Regional Approaches to Human Rights European Convention on Human Rights. International Protection of Human Rights. Course Contents: Module I : Origin and Development of Human Rights History. International Covenants: Civil and Political Rights. Baxi. . Human Right in International Law. Racial Minorities. E. Module V Human Rights Enforcement in India Constitution of India: Fundamental Rights .Directive Principles. 2000. Sawrup. 1973. Disabled Persons. International Law and Human Rights. Module III Collective Rights Right to Development. L. Kazmi. Human Rights in International Law. 1997. Module II United Nations and Human Rights United Nations Charter. UDHR (Universal Declaration of Human Rights). 1986. Evaluation Scheme: Component Codes Weightage (%) P/S/V 10 CT 10 C 5 EE 70 Note : 5 marks for Attendance Text & References • • • • • • • • • • • • Rama Jois. Enforcement Mechanism under Human Rights Treaties: Human Rights Council. Role of Judiciary. 1950 . Khare. Peace and Security. S. 1981 . Human Rights.C. 1968. Kalaish. The Right to be Humane.

Hart. Sovereignty and Law.. Seeds of Modern Public Law in Ancient Indian Jurisprudence Justice Rama Jois. K. Power of the Supreme Court of India to do complete justice in a case: Article 142. Sweet & Maxwell Paton G. Economic Approach. S.D. (ed. Evaluation Scheme: Component Codes Weightage (%) P/S/V 10 CT 10 C 5 EE 70 Note : 5 marks for Attendance Text & References: • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • Bodenheimer. Introduction to the Philosophy of Law (1998 Re-print) Universal. Modern Trends. Jurisprudence: Jurisprudence and Indian Legal theory Dhyani S. Pure Theory. Universal Justice Rama Jois. Dimensions of Justice.D. Distributive Justice in India. Verma.W. (1994). Delhi V. State. Eastern. Legal Realism.L. Course Contents : Module I: Introduction Nature and scope of Jurisprudence. Freeman (ed.. Jurisprudence – The Philosophy and Method of Law (1996). Friedmann. Legal Theory (1999) Universal.A.) Salmond on Jurisprudence (1999) Tripathi. The Concepts of Law (1970) Oxford. Analytical positivism. Fitzgerald. Mahajan. Historical Jurisprudence. Lucknow M. Delhi Dias. Jurisprudence (1994 First Indian re-print). ELBS Roscoe Pond. Module III: Schools of Jurisprudence – II Sociological Jurisprudence. Rawls. Butterworths Justice Markandey Katju. Universal Justice J. Jurisprudence (1972) Oxford. development of law and working of a legal system in different dimensions with reference to popular legal theorists.A.. Lectures in Jurisprudence. Law in the Scientific Era. Module II: Schools of Jurisprudence – I Natural Law. Bombay W. Jurisprudence and Legal theory (1996 re-print). Delhi.N.) Lloyd’s Introduction to Jurisprudence. New Delhi Dhyani S. N. ELBS H. Module IV: Indian Perspectives in Jurisprudence Classical and Medieval Influences . Fundamentals of Jurisprudence Jayakumar N. Adithya Books. Eternal Values in Ancient .SEVENTH SEMESTER JURISPRUDENCE I Course Objective : The course aims at developing an analytical approach to understand the nature of law. Universal. Theories of Justice : Aristotle.

Course Objective:
The course aims at imparting to the students an indepth understanding of Labour Laws in India by recourse to relevant judicial pronouncements in this regard.

Course Contents:
Module I: Regulation of Trade Union & Unfair Labour Practices: History of Trade Union Movement in India and need to form Trade Union. , Workers Right to form Union vis-à-vis Indian Constitution; the Membership of Trade Union, Closed shop and Union shop, Registration of Trade Union, Remedies in case of non-registration and cancellation of registration of union, Privileges and Protection of registered Trade Union form certain acts and omissions, Unfair labour practices and victimization. Module II: Collective Bargaining: Concept and importance of collective bargaining, Pre-requisites for collective bargaining, Process of administering collective agreement (Negotiation, Mediation, & Voluntary arbitration & Compulsory Arbitration.) , Duration and enforcement of bipartite Agreement (Secs. 18, 19, Industrial Disputes Act, 1947), Pressurization: Strike, Go-Slow, wok to rule, Gherao and Lockout. Module III: Regulation of Industrial Disputes Define the concept of Industry, Industrial Dispute and workman, Power of Government to refer Industrial Disputes for adjudication: The Adjudicatory Machinery, Award and its binding nature, Judicial review of Awards , The concept of lay-off, retrenchment and procedure and compensation relating to lay-off and retrenchment. Module IV: Standing Orders Concept, Nature and scope of standing orders under Industrial Employment (Standing Order) Act, 1946, Formulation of Standing Orders and its Certification process, Modification: Modification and temporary application of Model Standing Order, Interpretation and Legal status of Standing Orders. Module V: Discipline in Industries Doctrine of hire and fire in the context of social welfare, Fairness in disciplinary process: Meaning of misconduct, Right to know: The Charge Sheet, Right to defend; Domestic enquiry notice, evidence, cross examination, unbiased enquiry officer and reasoned decision, Punishment of misconduct, Prenatal (permission) and Postnatal (Approach) control during pendency of proceeding (Sec. 33 of industries and Disputes Act).

Evaluation Scheme:
Component Codes Weightage (%) P/S/V 10 CT 10 C 5 EE 70

Note : 5 marks for Attendance Text & References
• • • • • • • O.P. Malhotra, Law of Industrial Disputes. Indian Law Institute, Labour Law and Labour Relations. K.D. Srivastava , Commentary of Industrial Employment (S.C.) Act., 1946. S.C. Srivastava, Industrial Relation and Labour Law. Report of National Commission on Labour, 1969. Industrial Disputes Act, 1947. R.B. Sethi & R.N. Dwivedi, Law of Trade Union

Course Objective:
The course is intended to introduce students to the broad study of criminology. It is to give a broad overview to the scope of criminology, to the ideas which have influenced the area of the subject and to the practical uses and impact to which these have been, or might be put.

Course Contents : Module I: An introduction to Crime & Criminology:
Definition and Scope, Criminology & other Social -Science; Legal, Social and Psychological aspects of crime, Traditional crimes; Organized Crimes, Socio Economic Crimes, Modern Crimes; Corruption, Cyber Crimes Environmental Crimes Terrorism and insurgency ; Specific theories: Classical School and Neoclassical School; Positive School; Cartographic School; Sociological theories- Social Structural Theories and Social Process Theories; Economic Theories of Crime.

Module II: Juvenile Delinquency
Concept & Causes, Pre delinquency stages: Truancy and Vagrancy , Main features of juvenile Justice Act, (New & Old), Institutional Services like Observation homes, Juvenile Homes, Special Homes & Juvenile Aftercare Services.

Module III : Punishment
History & Theories of Punishment, Capital Punishment, Historical Development from Punishment to Correction and Reformation, Prison System In India; Correctional Programs in jail; Alter care services, Probation & Parole.

Module IV : Impact on Society
Social Disorganization and Social Problems, Victimless Crimes : Alcoholism, Drug Addiction, Beggary, Commercial Sex, Suicide ; Crimes related to Family :Dowry death, Domestic Violence, Child Abuse.

Module V : Victimology
Concept, origin & Development, Need to study victims, U.N. Declaration on the basic principles of justice for victims of crimes and abuse of power, Victim’s rights in India Fair Access to Justice, Restitution, Compensation and assistance to victims, Human Rights Protection.

Evaluation Scheme:
Component Codes Weightage (%) P/S/V 10 CT 10 C 5 EE 70

Note : 5 marks for Attendance Text & References:
• • • Sutherland and Crssey – Criminology Ahmed Siddique – Criminology Mrs. Vedkumari – Juvenile Justice

Course Objective :
The objective of this paper is to provide an understanding of basic concepts of poverty and development and their relationship with law.

Course Contents : Module I: Understanding Poverty and Development
Poverty : Meaning and Concept, Relative Dimensions , Measurement and Determinants, Issues related to Poverty in India ; Development : Perspectives, Developmental index.

Module II: Constitutional Guarantees for the Poor
Equality and Protective Discrimination, Right to Basic Needs and Welfare, Abolition of Untouchability and Protection of Civil Rights, Right to Development.

Module III: Criminal Justice System and the Poor
Treatment of the poor by Police, Inability to get Bail, Problems of Poor Under trials, Working of free legal aid schemes. .

Module IV: Impoverishment of Women, Children and Disabled Persons
Deprivations of women under family laws, Problems of women workers in organized and unorganized sectors, Child labour, Approaches to disability and rights of the disabled persons, Right to education and dignity.

Evaluation Scheme:
Component Codes Weightage (%) P/S/V 10 CT 10 C 5 EE 70

Note : 5 marks for Attendance Text & References:
• • • • Law, Poverty and Development – Upendra Baxi State and Poverty in India – Atul Kohli The Poverty Question (Search for Solution) – Yogesh Atal Poverty, Rural Development and Public Policy - Amarendra

TAXATION LAW Course Objective : Power to tax has been described as the power to destroy. Criticisms and limitations of Vat system. Module III : Value Added Tax Meaning and importance of VAT. Residential status. Filing of returns and procedure for assessment. Assesee and Total Income. Income from Other sources. In this context of a federal structure the distribution of the taxing powers assumes added significance. Difference between VAT and Sales Tax. Offences and Penal Sanctions . This idea is being floated often whenever the State introduces a new tax. Previous Year. Rate of Income Tax. Tax avoidance and Tax evasion . Distinction between : Tax. Fundamental Principles relating to Tax Laws. Salaries. West Bengal Value Added Tax Act. Capital Gains. Tax planning. Income not included in the Total Income. Income from Business or Profession. Taxing power and constitutional limitations. Evaluation Scheme: Component Codes Weightage (%) P/S/V 10 CT 10 C 5 EE 70 Note : 5 marks for Attendance. 1961 . Person. Fee and Cess . an analysis of the different laws enacted in exercise of these powers with their safeguards and remedies sheds light on the mechanics of the taxation by the Union and the States. assessment Year. the taxing power should be conferred on the State? The power to tax shall not go unregulated. Along with this. Meaning and importance of Service Tax. Module II : Basic concepts of Income Tax Income. Heads of Income. Module IV : Service Tax Taxable Service. Deductions under the Income Tax Act. Valuation of Taxable Service. Course Contents : Module I : General Principles of Taxation Laws History and Development of Tax Laws in India . Income Tax Authorities: Power and Functions . Is this true? Is it not necessary that in order to raise revenue and place the economy on solid foundation. Income from House Property. . Obviously. a study of the Constitutional framework on taxation becomes important. Clubbing of Income. Offences and Penalities. 2003.

(1987) . Book Corporation. Eastern Book Company. • Singh S. Principles of Law of Sales Tax. (1999) .Text & References : • • • • • • Iyengar.) (2000). Narayan (2004) How to Handel Income Tax Problems .A. Nagpur : Wadha Publication. Law of Income Tax new Delhi. Power of Taxation under the Constitution. .D.N. Aiyar’s Indian Tax Laws. Remesh (1998) . N. Sampath (1998) .A. V. A. Chennai: Company Law Institute of India Pvt. Sharma. Ramakrishnan (eds. The Law & Practice of Income Tax . (1973). Palkivala. New Delhi : Bharath Law House. Parameswaran . Ltd. Supreme Court on Direct Taxes. Jain. Bharath Law House. Eastern Book Company. K. Ramachandran & T.

INTERNATIONAL TRADE LAW Course Objective : To acquaint the Students about the basic aspects of International Trade Law. Treatment. including the WTO and it’s different principles and Agreements. (1997) World Trade and Law of John. Bills of Exchange. FOB. Module III : Settlement of Disputes Arbitration. Safeguard Measures. • • • . The MIT Press. The MIT Press. (1970) The GATT Law and International Economic Organisations. www. Jackson. Unit IV : World Trade organization ( WTO) and General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade (GATT) Basic Principles : MFN. General Agreement on Trade in Services (GATS). Satayam Publication. Anti-dumping and counter-vailing duties. Chicago University Press Trade Related aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS). Quantitative Restrictions . Escape Clause. H. 1996. John. Module II : Payment for International Sales Letters of Credit.CIF. Exceptions to MFN : Tariff Bindings.wto. Enforcement of Arbitral Awards. (1997) Law of International Trading System. Text of the Indian Arbitration and Conciliation Act. Unit V : WTO and Multilateral Agreements Trade Related Investment Measures (TRIMS). C & F Contract. Dam. National Treatment and Non-Discrimination. K. Types of Sale Contract . Text & References: • • • • Basic Texts of GATT and WTO. Unit VI : Dispute Settlement Mechanism Under WTO Evaluation Scheme: Component Codes Weightage (%) P/S/V 10 CT 10 C 5 EE 70 Note : 5 marks for Attendance. Regional Trade Agreements. Course Contents : Module I : Contract of Sale Uniform Rules on Contract of Sale. H. Jackson. (2001) World Trade Organisation.uncitral.K. Internet Sources :www. W. A.

Possession . Ownership...A.D. Legislation. Dimensions of Justice.) Salmond on Jurisprudence (1999) Tripathi. N. Possession. ELBS H. Module III: Concepts of Law-I Personality.W. Evaluation Scheme: Component Codes Weightage (%) P/S/V 10 CT 10 C 5 EE 70 Note : 5 marks for Attendance. and Liability which are basic to the study of law. Hart. Jurisprudence (1994 First Indian re-print). Absolute Liability. Friedmann. Sovereignty. Legal Theory (1999) Universal. Precedent. Jurisprudence: Jurisprudence and Indian Legal theory Dhyani S. K. Jurisprudence – The Philosophy and Method of Law (1996). Delhi Dias. Text & References: • • • • • • • • • • • • • • Bodenheimer. Types. Theories . Eastern. Fitzgerald.N. Jurisprudence and Legal theory (1996 re-print).D. Unit-IV: Concepts of Law-II Liability and Negligence. Rights. ELBS Roscoe Pond. Lectures in Jurisprudence. Universal Justice J. Lucknow M. Delhi. S. Introduction to the Philosophy of Law (1998 Re-print) Universal. Universal . Sweet & Maxwell Paton G. Equity and Professional Opinion Module II: Concepts of Rights and Duties Rights and Duties.Contemporary issues in Rights. Delhi V. Adithya Books. Intellectual Property. (1994). Ownership. Critique of Rights and Duties . Course Contents: Module I: Sources of Law Custom. Law in the Scientific Era.EIGHTH SEMESTER JURISPRUDENCE II Course Objective: The objective of the course is to create an understanding of basic legal concepts like State. The Concepts of Law (1970) Oxford. New Delhi Dhyani S. Bombay W. Immunity.L. Butterworths Justice Markandey Katju. Mahajan. Jurisprudence (1972) Oxford.A. Fundamentals of Jurisprudence Jayakumar N.) Lloyd’s Introduction to Jurisprudence. Property.. Verma. (ed. Universal. Freeman (ed.

1923. Appeals. Amount of compensation. Social Security of Workmen . Procedure for fixation and revision of minimum wages. 1948. compensation for learn caused during the course of employment and working conditions of employees. 1936 Object. Evaluation Scheme: Component Codes Weightage (%) P/S/V 10 CT 10 C 5 EE 70 Note : 5 marks for Attendance. Concept and scope of social security : Origin of Social Security in India. Module III: Workmen’s Compensation Act. partial disablement and total disablement. When employer is not liable. Measures to be taken in factories for health. Doctrine of notional extension. 1923 Definition of dependant. Definition of wage. Distribution of Compensation. Fixation of wage period. Constitutional validity of the Minimum wages Act. Universal Law Publishing House. “manufacturing process” “worker” and “occupier” : General duties of occupier. safety and welfare of workers. Workmen’s Compensation Act. Procedure in proceedings before Commissioner.C. Claim and Adjudication of Disputes under Employee’s State Insurance Act. Annual leave with wages. Kumar. Employer’s Liability when contract or is engaged. Concept of minimum wage. Additional provisions regulating employment of women in factory. Fixation of minimum rates of wage by time rate or by piece rate. Classification and Importance. Eternal Values in Ancient Law LABOUR LAW II Course Objective : The paper is to focus on wage policies. 1948. Module IV: Factories Act. 1948 Concept of Labour Welfare. living wage and need based minimum wage. Text Books: • • S. scope and application of the Act. Seeds of Modern Public Law in Ancient Indian Jurisprudence Justice Rama Jois. Delhi H. workman. Employer’s liability for compensation : Scope of arising out of and in the course of employment.L. . Course Contents : Module I: Minimum Wages Act .• • Justice Rama Jois. Srivastava. 1948. Time of payment of wage. Working hours of adults. Maximum amount of deduction. 1948 & Social Security Concept of “factory”. Responsibility for payment of wages. Deductions which may be made from wages. Labour welfare activities . Module II: Payment of Wages Act. Commentaries on factories Act. Procedure for hearing and deciding claims. fair wage. Employment of young person and children .

KSID. Good offices. Lok Adalats-nature. Administration Assistance . Scope and Methods. Legal Services: Meaning and scope in Legal Aid and Advice. 1987. Statutory Material Arbitration and Conciliation Act. receipt of written communications. procedure and functioning. Enforcement of certain Foreign Awards. limitation. extent of Judicial Intervention. Interim measures by court. Deposits. Module III: Recourse against Arbitral Award Application for setting aside Arbitral Award. UNCITRAL Evaluation Scheme: Component Codes Weightage (%) P/S/V 10 CT 10 C 5 EE 70 Note : 5 marks for Attendance. UNCITRAL. Miscellaneous. Arbitration and Conciliation Act.Arbitration agreement. It focuses on an analytical study of arbitration law and practice in India and the relevant institutions monitoring the same. Provisions in case of insolvency. Module IV: Techniques of ADR Negotiation / Consultation. Module II: Composition of Arbitral Tribunal Composition. Conciliation: Nature. termination of proceedings. . Legal Services Authority Act. Course Contents: Module I: Introduction Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR): Concept and Need and International and National initiatives in India. appealable orders. scope. Definitions. Arbitration agreement not to be discharged by death of party thereof. additional award. Jurisdiction. IIC. 1996. Lien on Arbitral Award and Deposits as to costs. The paper also focuses on other alternate dispute resolving mechanisms through State mediatory services under the supervision of the courts . Limitations. Jurisdiction. 1996 General Provisions. Mediation. form and contents of arbitral award. Conduct of Arbitral Proceedings: Settlement. Finality and enforcement of Arbitral Award. correction and interpretation of awards. waiver of right to object. power to refer parties to arbitration where there is an arbitration agreement.ARBITRATION & ALTERNATE DISPUTE RESOLUTION Course Objective: The course material imparts to the students an understanding of the concept of alternate methods of resolving disputes in addition to the traditional court oriented processes.

Roy. & Sheffield William.Text & References • • • • • Rao.. S. Law of Arbitration Conciliation.C.. Kawatra. Law relating to Arbitration and conciliation. Pvt.. Alternative Dispute Resolution Sujan. 1996. Arbitration and Conciliation Act.K. Universal Law Book Co. The New Law of Arbitration and conciliation Chaudhary. 4th Ed. P. M. Law of Arbitration (197) (Revised Print) • .C.. G. Eastern Book Saharay H.K. (1997) Rao P.A..K. Ltd..

Environment Protection through Public Interest Litigation . Citizen Suit Provision. Consent Requirement : Procedure. Agenda 21. 1991 . Water Pollution Control Areas . International Norms :Sustainable Development :Precautionary Principle.The National Appellate Environmental Authority Act. Sample of effluents – Procedure. 1997 . Air Pollution Control Areas . Evaluation Scheme: Component Codes Weightage (%) P/S/V 10 CT 10 C 5 EE 70 Note : 5 marks for Attendance. Polluter Pays Principle. Hunting of Wild Animals . Powers and functions . Consent requirement : Procedure. Module IV: Special Environmental Legislations Environmental (Protection) Act. 1974:Water Pollution : Definition.Remedies under various other laws. Withdrawal. Principle of no fault liability : Absolute Liability.constitutional Perspective :Right to Evolution and Application . Air (Prevention and Control of Pollution) Act. Course Contents: Module I: Environmental Law: International and National Perspective Introduction: Environment and Environment Pollution : Problem and prospects . animal articles and trophies.Public Liability Insurance Act. Public Trust Doctrine. The Forest (Conservation) Act. Reserved.The National Environment Tribunal Act. 1972: Authorities to be appointed and constituted under the Act. Inter generational equity. 1995 . Grant/Refusal.Sample of effluents : Procedure. Withdrawal. .ENVIRONMENTAL LAW Course Objective: This paper provides the study of environmental laws covering legislations related to it and protection of forest and wild life. 1980. Its prohibition.Co relation between : Directive Principles of State Policies and Fundamental Degrees. 1986 . Powers and Functions. Restraint order. Protected and Village Forests. Module II: Prevention and Control of Water and Air Pollution The Water (Prevention and Control of Pollution) Act.Protection of Specified Plants. Central and State Pollution Control Boards : Constitution. 1927: Kinds of forest : Private. 1981: Air Pollution : Definition. Protected Area. Module III: Protection of Forests and Wild Life Indian Forest Act. The Wild Life (Protection) Act. Trade or Commerce in wild animals. Restraint order. Grant/Refusal. Central and State Pollution Control Boards : Constitution. Fundamental Rights and Directive Principles of State Policy.

Armin Rosencranz Environmental Law in India – P. 1981 The Indian Forest Act. 1927 .Text & References • • • • • • Environmental Law & Policy in India – Shyam Diwan. Leelakrishnan PIL and Environmental Protection-Geetanjali Chandra The Water (Prevention and Control of Pollution) Act. 1974 The Air (Prevention and Control of Pollution) Act.

Bindra.P. Interpretation of Statutes Sarup. Text & References • • • • • Maxwell. Principles to be applied in interpreting the Constitution. rule.P. . V. In their attempt to make the old and existing statutes contextually relevant. Mens rea in statutory offences. Expressio Unius Est exclusion Alterius . Module III: Internal Aids to Interpretation Module IV: External Aids to Interpretation Module V Construction of Penal Statutes. Interpretation Statues. Harmonious construction. Noscitur – A Socius. Strict construction of taxing statues and its limitations. phrases and expressions. UI Res Magis Valent Quam Pereat. Principles of Statutory Interpretation. Module II: Principles of interpretation : Ejusdem of Generis . Singh. the necessary skills to interpret the statutes with judicial mind set. Evaluation Scheme: Component Codes Weightage (%) P/S/V 10 CT 10 C 5 EE 70 Note : 5 marks for Attendance. Reddendo Singula Singlis. G. Interpretation of Statutes. doctrines and principles of interpretation. mischief rule and golden rules. Contemporanea Espositio Est Optima Et Protissima Lege. Rules of interpretation : Liberal. repeal and revival of a statute . . Sarathi. . Course Contents: Module I: Rules of Interpretation Commencement. courts used to develop certain rules.INTERPRETATION OF STATUTES Course Objective: Judicial interpretation involves construction of words. The Interpretation of Statutes. The course material seeks to impart to the students.

Evaluation Scheme: Component Codes Weightage (%) P/S/V 10 CT 10 C 5 EE 70 Note : 5 marks for Attendance. Scope of protection of computer program. issues of enforcement. TRIPS agreements. 2005 and its grey areas. 2000. Module IV : Information Technology Act Information Technology Act. application of patents to computer technology. Application of copyright Act 1957. Besides. Applications of patents to computer technology. Module III : Electronic Commerce Introduction to electronic commerce. A student of law should also be given the understanding of copy right issues. therefore. 2000. Evidence & security. Offences and penalties under Act . new strides and strategies in legal justice education have come up. Competition Law Establishing and maintaining brand identity. Appellate Tribunal. Disclaimer. etc. TRIPS agreement . Free speech and expression on Internet. Course Contents: Module I : Introduction Need and role of Law in cyber world. Berne convention. Issues. Objectives of this course. there seems to be an impending need to generate e-Legal Justice Education that exposes the students to have deep insights into the complexities of information technology and right to information. Therefore. Taxation issues.CYBER LAWS Course Objective: With the advent of information technology law and Right to Information Law. Impact of Telecommunication and broadcasting law on internet regulation. Cyber Crimes . Implications on intellectual property Rights : International & National legal preparedness. Appointment functions and Powers of Controller. Objectives. Spamming. Nature of Intellectual property rights and copyrights issues. Related issues under International law Jurisdiction. Authority and scope of governments to regulate Internet. Controller of certifying authority. Licensing and regulatory requirements. work in UNCITRAL. are understanding the legal recognition and procedure. legal implications of new varieties of offences and penalties under the Information Technology Act. Module II : Intellectual Property Rights in Cyberspace Concept of property in Cyberspace. WIPO copyright convention. WTO & WIPO regarding commerce. Digital signatures. E – banking Electronic funds transfer. Cyber. Online contracts. privacy issues and access rights. Historical background. Legal recognition of digital Signatures. the course also aims at developing insights into the Right to Information Act. Legal recognition of electronic records and procedure. Certifying authority and its role. . There is a need that Law students must also be acquainted with these new developments if a law student has to find a comfortable berth in the competitive legal market as a Law Professional as well as legal manager. . legal recognition of cyber authorities and Cyber appellate tribunal.

Wadhera : Patent.K.L.Text & References • • • • Nandan Kamath . Universal Law Publishing Company and E –commerce : Law relating to computers Internet . copyrights Ganguly ( LMH) : Intellectual Property Rights . Kumar. K. Dominant Publication : Cyber Law B. trademarks .

Execution Petition . Suit under Section 13 of Negotiable Instruments Act . Object of verification. Gift deed . Suit for recovery of money given on Interest (Money suit) . Bindra Conveyancing – A. Module II: General Principles of Civil Pleadings Suit for Part-performance of the contract . Application under Order 6 Rule 17 of Code of Civil Procedure ( Amendment of Pleadings ) . Will . Suit for specific performance of the contract . Promissory note . Affidavit and Conveyancing. Sale deed .S. Application for Bail ( Section 436. Affidavit . 437 of Code of Criminal Procedure ) . Revision . Special power of Attorney.N. Application for Temporary Injunction Order 39 Rule 2 of Code of Civil Procedure. Module III : General Principles of Criminal Pleadings Complaint . Writ petitions : Habeas Corpus . Evaluation Scheme: Component Codes Weightage (%) P/S/V 10 CT 10 C 5 EE 70 Note : 5 marks for Attendance. Criminal Appeal (Appeal against conviction ). Appeal (First ) . Application under Section 13 Hindu Marriage Act (Divorce) . PLEADING AND CONVEYANCING Course Objective: The course aims at acquainting the students about the various fundamentals of drafting to develop the skills of pleading and convenyancing. Quo warranto . Certiorari. Suit for recovery of rent or eviction of tenant . Application for Anticipatory Bail (Section 438 of Code of Criminal Procedure Code) . Accused’s reply . Chaturvedi Mogha’s Law of Pleading Conveyancing – D’Souza . Text books and References: • • • • Conveyancing – N. Verification of pleading. Suit for malicious prosecution . Suit of damages . Partnership deed . Amendment of Pleadings. Plaint structure. Mandamus. General power of attorney .NINTH SEMESTER DRAFTING. Lease deed/ Rent deed . Interpleader suit . Suit for restitution of conjugal rights . Written statement. Adoption deed . Maintenance suit by wife . Mortgage –deed. Module IV : Conveyancing Notice and Reply to notice . Course Contents : Module I : Fundamentals Rules of Pleadings Meaning: Pleading and Conveyancing.

Common role of Advocates. Disciplinary Committees of State Bar Council and the Bar Council of India.PROFESSIONAL ETHICS Course Objective: The Course has been designed to acquaint the student of Law about the Professional Ethics and Professional etiquettes that are essentially significant for an advocate to observe while at the Bar. The Contempt of Courts Act. 1961 The Advocate Act. Text & References: • • • • • Sanjeev Rao. 1971 Contempt of Courts Act. Advocates. Evaluation Scheme: Component Codes Weightage (%) P/S/V 10 CT 10 C 5 EE 70 Note : 5 marks for Attendance. Punishment of advocates for misconduct. 1961 . 1971. Admission and enrolment of Advocate : Senior and other Advocates. Principles for determining misconduct. Exclusion of advocates from certain cases. 1951 and the passing of Indian Advocates Act. Jain. the course aims at developing insights of the students about the professional parameters. 1961 . Constitution and function of State Bar Councils. The Advocates Act 1961: Definitions Section 2. . Bar Council of India. 29 to 34. accountability to the client. Appeals to the Supreme Court. Rights to Practice: Monopoly of representation. M. The All India Bar Committee. Qualifications and Disqualifications for enrolment and procedure thereof. punishment for contempt. With this background cue. Bar against soliciting work and advertisement. refusal of briefs. Need for an Ethical Code of Rights: privileges and duties of Advocates. High Court Rules and the Supreme Court. Course Contents: Module I : Historical Introduction Historical introduction to legal profession in India : Barristers. Accountability and transparency are imperative to the profession. Rules to regulate contempt proceedings. Bar against touting. Krishna Murthy Iyer’s Book on Advocacy. 1971. Chapter IV : Sections. Chapter – III Section 16 to 28. Indian Legal History (Chap. various sub-committees including Disciplinary Committee and the qualification for their membership . confidentiality between an Advocate to compromise. Module III : Legal Profession Nature of Legal Profession. High Court Pleaders. 1971. Terms of Office. On Legal Profession). Self representation by litigants. Preparation of a case and fees of an Advocate. etc. Professional and other misconduct. What is Contempt? Civil and criminal contempt. Indian Advocates Act. Procedures in contempt cases. Chapter – V : Sections 35 to 44. Journal of Bar Council of India.P. Power to make rules Sections 3 to 15 : Chapter –II. the conducive and cordial BarBench relations can send a good message concerning the richness of the Legal profession. under – cutting. Besides. Module IV : Contempt of Courts Act. Vakils. Study of code of Ethics prepared by the Bar Council of India. Module II : The Advocate’s Act.

The Delimitation Act. The Presidential and Vice-Presidential Elections Act. • Statutory Reading : • • • • • • . . Module III : Qualifications and Disqualifications of Candidates Constitutional and Statutory Provisions: Disqualifications of sitting members. Rama Devi & S. Anti Defection Law (Tenth Schedule to the Constitution of India). The Representation of the People Act.K. Module II: Election Commission Composition.R.N. Choudhry Corrupt Practices in Election Law – K. 1991. Nomination and Candidature. Shukla’s The Constitution of India – M. Relevant Provisions of the Constitution of India The Representation of the People Act.Singh. 1950.C. Sunny How India Votes – Election Laws. Powers. Constitutional Mandate. Course Contents: Module I: Introduction Election: Meaning and Process.ELECTION LAW Course Objective : The objective of this paper is to acquaint the students with the lection laws governing the elections of the Houses of the Parliament and the State Legislatures as well as to the offices of President and Vice President. Module IV: Corrupt Practices in the Election Law . Delimitation of Constituencies. 1952 The Election Commission (Condition of service of Election Commissioners and Transaction of Business) Act.S. Text Books & References: • • • • • Manual of Election Law in India – Dev Inder Chawla’s Elections Law & Practice . Laws governing elections. Mendiretta V. Preparation and Revision of Electoral Rolls. Electoral Offences Evaluation Scheme: Component Codes Weightage (%) P/S/V 10 CT 10 C 5 EE 70 Note : 5 marks for Attendance. Jain & Kiran Jain Election Laws and Practice in India. Election to the Offices of the President and Vice President.C. Election disputes. Voters Right to Information.P.N. Functions. 2002. 1951. Practice and Procedure – V.P.

Property. Application of foreign law.PRIVATE INTERNATIONAL LAW Course Objective : The course equips the student to deal with dispute involving a foreign element in personal. Text & References: • Dr. Concept of Renvoi. Ascertaining the applicable law. Theories of foreign tort. decrees. increasing in frequency as a result of a globalized economic and social environment. Jurisdiction under Indian and English law. Module III: Civil and Commercial matters Tort. Characterization and theories of characterization. Failure. Distinction with Public International Law. Module II: Family Law and Adoptions Material and formal validity of marriage under Indian and English law.e. Contract. Direct execution of foreign judgments. grounds of divorce. Evaluation Scheme: Component Codes Weightage (%) P/S/V 10 CT 10 C 5 EE 70 Note : 5 marks for Attendance. Paras Diwan : Private International Law • • Cheshire : Private International Law Morris : Private International Law . restitution of conjugal rights. Recognition and Enforcement of Foreign Judgments. Finality. Module IV : Indian Law relating to foreign judgment Basis of recognition. recognition of foreign judgment. Adoption by foreign parents. Theory of Proper Law of Contract. Course Contents : Module I: Introduction Application and subject matter of Private International Law. Choice of law and jurisdiction of courts in matrimonial causes: dissolution of marriage. civil and commercial matters i. Recognition of foreign adoptions. Domicile. Jurisdiction of courts.


Growth. Advisory Opinion. .) – International Humanitarian Law ICRC (1997) Ravindra Pratap. Vibeke Eggli.K. Text books & References: • • • • • • • Ingrid Detter. The 1967 Protocol . Convention Relating to the Status of Refugees. Module VI : Treatment of Refugees under Indian Laws Draft SAARC Convention. Module IV : Refugees under International Law Who is a refugee?. 2000) Legality of the Threat or Use of nuclear weapons. 2002).INTERNATIONAL HUMANITARIAN AND REFUGEE LAW Course Objective: The objective of this paper is to make students aware of the principles of International Humanitarian and Refugee Laws. Geneva Convention III and Geneva Convention IV. ICJ Reports (1996) M. The Law of War. Module II : Geneva Conventions. Geneva Convention II. 1951. Additional Protocol I to Geneva Conventions. Module V : Implementation and Monitoring of the Rights of Refugees Status of the UNHCR 1950. Documents on the Laws of War (Oxford. 2000) A. Balachandran and Rose Verghese (eds. Evaluation Scheme: Component Codes Weightage (%) P/S/V 10 CT 10 C 5 EE 70 Note : 5 marks for Attendance. Guelff. International Criminal Court (ICC). 2003) Guy S. Goodwin – The Refugee in International Law (Oxford. Module III : Enforcement Machinery War Crimes. Serious breaches of International Humanitarian Law. Character of International Humanitarian Law. Additional Protocol II to Geneva Conventions II 1977.1949. Course Contents: Module I : Historical Development of International Humanitarian Law History and evolution. 1977. The AALCC Principles 1966. “India’s Attitude towards IHL”. (Cambridge. The OAU Convention 1969. . Cartegena Declaration 1984. eds. Roberts and R. Convention on Status of Refugees. 2000) A. in Mani (ed. 1933. 1949 Geneva Convention I.) International Humanitarian Law in South Asia (Genava: ICRC. Mass Refugee Influx and the Limits of Public International Law (The Hague : Nijhoff.

etiquettes and essential exposure for the real job environment after completion of the course. Evaluation Scheme: Component Codes Weightage (%) V 25 C 70 Note : ‘C’ stands for presentation of diary . 5 marks for Attendance.TENTH SEMESTER INTERNSHIP (INCLUDING VIVA AND DIARY) Course Objective : It intense tom provide the student with a hands on experience in order to fully prepare him with skills . . The report and diary to be certified and submitted for evaluation. Course Contents : Internship Specified period to be spent by the student with a law firm/court/Commissions/NGO’s and like institutions working with the realm of law or connected therewith.

Evaluation Scheme: Component Codes Weightage (%) V 25 TP 70 Note : ‘TP’ stands for project report prepared 5 marks for Attendance. S.RESEARCH PAPER (INCLUDING VIVA) Course Objective: The course material equips the student with skills in the methodology essential to execute a research assignment on topics related to law. Edited by Dr. Non-doctrinal Empirical methods of executing research project. Verma & M. Course Contents : Research Methodology: Doctrinal. . Afzal Vani. Text and References: • Legal research & Methodology: Indian Law Institute.K.

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