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

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 .Ninth Semester Course Code Course Title Drafting.

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

Module V: Social Deviance Meaning and Factors facilitating deviance. Society in India. V. Polity Press. Popular Prakashan.Hill book Company. family and kinship Marriage : definition. Dowry. Kinship . Oxford University Press. McGrew. Sociology: Themes and Perspectives. Scheduled caste and scheduled tribes . Module IV: Social Problems and Legislative measures Communalism . Caste. Organized crime . Introduction to Sociology. Sociology. Sociology: A Guide to Problems and Literature.B. functions of family.Diversity.definition.R. Oxford University Press. 1999 • Beteille. Terrorism . and D. Hindu Philosophy – Basic Tenets of Hinduism. forms of family: nuclear and joint. • Giddens.b. Alcoholism and Drug Addiction.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 . 1971 • Horton.Concept of social disorganization. White Collar Crime. Course Contents: Module I : Features of Indian Society Caste and Varna . Blackie and Sons India Ltd. D. 1984. A. T. degree and forms Module III : Basics: Society and Law Meaning and types of Legitimacy. Module II : Marriage.meaning and difference.Concept of social organization.Forms of crime :Juvenile Delinquency. • Mandelbaum.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. racial. Volume I and Volume II. New Delhi. P. Singapore. Hunt Sociology. 1980 • Bottomore. Law as a subsystem of society.Introduction to Social Anthropology • Bhushan. 2002 . UK. A. 1992 • Ember & Ember. universality of family. Sachdeva An Introduction to Sociology. Allahabad.G.Social Anthropology • Lucy Mair. types and rules of marriage. Class and Power: Changing Patterns of Stratification in a Tanjore Village.Family : definition. 1993 • Shankar Rao.linguistic. M. Corruption. The Ashramas and The Purusharthas. features. and C.L. Mumbai. Kitab Mahal. ethnic and religious.

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

Course Contents: Module I: Meaning and Classification of Laws Meaning. Digests etc. The Nature of Judicial Process LI Publication – Indian Legal System ILI Publication in Legal Research and Methodology . Importance of legal research . Journals. Legislation. Stability and Peaceful Change. Obiter. Substantive and Procedural Law. Separation of Powers. 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. Cardozo. Manuals. Module III: Basic Concepts of Indian Legal System Common Law. Precedent. Empirical Research.. Module II : Sources of Law Custom. Functions: Justice. Municipal and International Law. Reports. Essentials of a Valid Law.N. Judicial system in India. Module IV: Legal Writing and Research Legal materials: Case law. . Rule of Law. Legal writings and citations.M. Classification of laws: Public and Private Law. Statutes. 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. Constitution as the Basic Law. Ratio. Tripathi – An Introduction to Jurisprudence and Legal theory Benjamin N. Definition.

Grounds for Divorce under Indian Dissolution of Muslim Marriage Act 1939. .Restitution of conjugal rights . void marriage. A Critical review. Option of puberty . Cousrse Contents: Module I: Sources and Schools of Law Sources of Hindu Law: Ancient sources : Shruti. Schools of Muslim Law: Sunni School of Muslim Law. endorsement of dower including widow’s right of retention. 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. Divorce under Muslim personal Law – Talaq and Talaq-e-Tafweez . prohibitions / disabilities.Alimony and maintenance as an independent remedy. Muslim Marriage:Nature and concepts of Muslim Marriage. Digest & Commentaries.Alimony and maintenance as ancillary relief. divorce by mutual consent and other modes of dissolution. . classification of dower. 127 of Code of Criminal Procedure. alimony Pendente Lite and permanent maintenance . Module IV: Alimony. Shia School of Muslim Law. Justice. Essential conditions of a valid marriage.. Sources of Muslim Law: Ancient Sources: The Koran. Justice and good conscience. a review under different personal laws . therefore. minor children. 1956. are some of the basics that needs to be examined. Judicial resolution of marital conflict problems. 1973. Ijma (Consensus of opinion) and Qyias (Analogical deduction). it is aspired to develop insights amongst the students to ensure protection of constitutional rights of women and children in family law administration. Bars to matrimonial relief under Hindu Law. Women and children have special family relations and. irregular. Essential conditions of a Hindu Marriage. Module III: Matrimonial Remedies Non – judicial resolution of marital conflict problems: Customary dissolution of marriage unilateral divorce. Schools of Hindu Law: Mitakshara and Dayabhag Schools.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. consequences for violating these conditions and ceremonies of marriage . classification of marriage and effects of valid. In view of the conflicts of the interpersonal laws. Sub – schools of Mitakshara.. 1986. Smriti. conversion is causing problems. Hindu Adoption and Maintenance Act. Modern sources – Equity. Module II: Marriage Hindu Marriage:Nature and concept of Hindu Marriage. The Sunna (Practice of Prophet). It strives to give an overview of some of the current problems arising out of the foundational inequalities in the various family concepts. maintenance and Adoption Maintenance of neglected wives. Modern sources: Equity. Precedent and Legislation. a general perspective of matrimonial fault theory and principle of irretrievable breakdown of marriage. Dower: Definition and nature.Maintenance of Divorced Muslim Women under the Muslim Women Protection of Right on Divorce Act. divorced wives.Judicial separation. and Customs. Grounds for divorce under Muslim Law. 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. Nullity of marriage. disabled children and parents who are unable to support themselves vide sections 125. and good conscience.

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

Fundamental elements of crime.Insanity. Lucknow. Achutan Pillai. D.. Course Contents: Module I: Introduction to Substantive Criminal Law Extent and operation of the Indian Penal Code.S.Private defence.Infancy. 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. Nagpur.Intention.N. P. Indian Penal Code B. if young law students are to use their knowledge and skills to build a just and humane society. There has been a progressive as well as regressive change in the Indian society since Independence.Definition of Crime.LAW OF CRIMES I Course Objective : Course on Law of Crimes aims at introducing students to the basic principles of criminal law. Gaur – A Text Book on Indian Penal Code S. 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. Misra.Constructive joint liability. Preventive. Preparation.Necessity. Imprisonment. Eastern. Attempt. Indian Penal Code (1996). Therefore. . a study of the basic concepts of specific offences under the Indian Penal Code is imperative. Gandhi. Criminal Law (1995) Eastern.Mistake. Punishment under the IPC: Fine. 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. Expiatory and Reformative Theory.Intoxication. Retributive.Consent.Good faith.Judicial and Executive acts. Capital Punishment .Accident.Stages in commission of a crime.M. Module III: Abetment and Criminal Conspiracy Module IV: Punishment Theories: Deterrent. Module II: General Explanations and Exceptions Definitions .

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

Rape. 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. . Mischief . There has been a progressive as well as regressive change in the Indian society since Independence. Module IV: Defamation and offences relating to documents and property marks Defamation . Criminal misappropriation and criminal breach of trust .Fourth Semester LAW OF CRIMES II Course Objective : It aims at introducing students to the basic principles of criminal law. P. Misra.Offences relating to marriage. 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. Criminal trespass . Module III: Offences against Property Theft. Nagpur. or injuries to unborn children. D. offences of kidnapping and Abduction. a study of the basic concepts of specific offences under the Indian Penal Code is imperative. Indian Penal Code B. robbery and dacoity . Therefore. if young law students are to use their knowledge and skills to build a just and humane society. Eastern. Counterfeiting . Extortion. Lucknow. Cruelty by husband or relatives of husband . 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. Offences of criminal force and Assault.Forgery . Cheating .. Outraging the modesty of women .M.S. Indian Penal Code (1996). Gaur – A Text Book on Indian Penal Code S. Course Contents: Module I : Offences affecting the Human body Offences affecting life. Criminal Law (1995) Eastern. Offences of hurt. Gandhi.N. causing miscarriage. of wrongful restraint and wrongful confinement. Achutan Pillai. Module II: Offences against Women Obscene acts and songs .

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

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

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

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

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. Mehta v. Remoteness of damages. Quasi-Contract. Liability of State. . Justification in Tort . etc. Shift from Caveat Emptor to Caveat Venditor. 1986. Module IV : Consumer Protection The concept of a Consumer and Consumer Dispute. Res ipsa loquitor. Course Contents : Module I : Introduction to Tort Nature and Definition of Torts . Evaluation Scheme: Component Codes Weightage (%) P/S/V 10 CT 10 C 5 EE 70 Note : 5 marks for Attendance . 1986. Parental and quasi-parental authority. Necessity. 145 – 152) : Claims tribunals : Sec. Battery. Fletcher . Doctrine of Sovereign Immunity. 1986: The Aims and Objectives of the Consumer Protection Act. Tort distinguished from Contract. injuria sine damnum . Nuisance. Maxims: Ubijus ibi remedium. Vicarious Liability. The State Commission.. The National Commission. Why a consumer may institute proceedings. Union of India . Module III : Negligence Negligence including contributory negligence and other defenses: Absolute liability/Strict liability. definition of ‘consumer’ under the consumer Protection Act. Plaintiff’s default.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. Module II : Actions in Tort Assault. Judicial and Quasi – Judicial Acts. Private defences. Redressal mechanism under the Consumer Protection Act. The District Forum. Act of God. Consumer Protection Councils under the Consumer Protection Act 1986. In India this realm is on the verge of a lot of litigational activity. Crime : Conditions of liability including damnum sine injuria.Volenti non-fit Injuria. Slander including defenses in an action for defamation. The course covers Consumer Protection Act as well as Motor Vehicle Act which are carved out from the general principles of tort.C. Defamation-Libel. Malicious Prosecution . Inevitable accidents. 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. Rules in Ryland v. Principles for the application of the rule and defenses. Trespass. Enterprises engaged in hazardous activities – M. False Imprisonment.

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

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

attitude and leadership temperament for effective advocacy. Theories. Formation of Attitude. Module III: Motivation Theories of Motivation. Frustration and conflict of motives. Heredity. Gnow Organizational Behaviour – Stephens P. Perception.R. 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. Ronnins . Environment and Situational Factors.COMMUNICATION AND ADVOCACY SKILLS Course Objective : This course helps in developing the personality. Types of Attitude. Prejudices and blind spots. Situational analysis of Attitude. Biases. Baron Psychology /: An Introduction – J. Theories of personality : Trait Theory. Motives to know and Be effective.Building Definition. Team Building. Negative Attitude and objective.A. Meemastic Theory and Learning Theory. Psycho Analytic Theory. Various motives: Biological and social Motives. Building positive attitude. Course Contents: Module I: Personality: Meaning and Definition Determinants of personality. Module IV: Leadership and Team. Characteristics of leadership. Module II : Attitude Meaning and Definition. Type Theory.

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

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

Institution of suit. P.K. Attachment before judgement.Trial: Summoning and attendance of witnesses. Receiver. General rules.Plaint and written statement : Particulars.Appearance and non-appearance of parties. Foreign Judgement. set off and counter claim . omission to frame issues. joinder. Module II : Significant Terms and Definitions Definitions: Decree. universal. Foreign Court. Summary Procedure. Commentary on the Code of Civil Procedure. Judgement. 1908. Arrest before judgement.Discovery. Profits. Suit. summons to produce documents. Resjudicata. disposal of suit in the first hearing .K. Affidavit.Admission return and rejection. object.First hearing : Meaning. object. Suit of civil nature . Interpleader Suit. Universal. Thakkar’s (Takwani)Code of Civil Procedure Majumdar. hearing of suit. framing of issues.Security of costs. Mesne. Inspection and production of documents . Written Statement. . Plaint. Module IV: Suits in Particular Cases Suits by or against Government.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. Amendment of pleadings . Order. Module III: Interim Orders Commissions. adjournment.P.. Suits by Indigent persons. non-joinder and mis-joinder of parties. R. Suits relating to public nuisance. Delhi C. .Important Concepts: Res Sub-Judice. Caveat. 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. Restitution. and Kataria. Temporary Injunctions. cause of action. Interlocutory orders. Summons.Pleadings: Meaning. ex-parte proceedings. Inherent powers of courts. Course Contents: Module I: Initial steps in a suit Jurisdiction and place of suing. Delhi. .

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Compulsory licensing and statutory licensing . Course Contents: Module I : Introduction Intellectual Property : Concept and Philosophy. Another dimension is a study of the ways in which this regime of laws militates against. 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. Appeals .WIPO Copyright Treaty . Limited monopoly provides incentive for greater inventive and innovative efforts in society. Types of . Patent cooperation treaty . Exception to copyright protection. Non-patentable inventions. These areas are now internationally conceptualized as representing intellectual property.Official Machinery . Conditions for grant of copyright . Controller . Bio patents and software patents . Compulsory Licenses .Copyright board and office. Private Rights versus Public Interests . Rationale for patent protection . While both these terms could be suitably invoked. the law relating to copyright is named intellectual property. Infringement . 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. Module II : Patent Development of patent law . Transfer of patent rights.TRIPS with respect to Copyright and Neighbouring rights. Patent in pharmaceutical industry . Penalties and remedies . Moral rights . Extent of rights. Grounds for opposition . or favours. Restoration. The subject matter of property relations is here preeminently based on mental labour. we here speak of intellectual property as signifying all the three bodies of the law as well as the law on industrial designs. Powers and functions . WIPO Phonograms and Performances treaty . Both from the standpoint of human resources development. Nature and definition . Both copyright. Powers and Functions. Neighboring rights . community property in national cultures. intellectual property refers to regimes of legal recognition of. Surrender . the products of the mind or imagination. 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. trademarks. It is often the case that while the law of patents and trademarks is referred to as industrial property. Need for. Patentability criteria. Berne Convention . Module III: Copyright History : Concept of copyright. Assignment and licensing. electronic music and scientific research. Procedure for granting a patent . Patent infringement and remedies .INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS Course Objective: The course is designed to provide comprehensive knowledge to the students regarding Indian position of the Patent Law (1970). The importance of this branch of the law is to be sufficiently realized in the Indian legal education. Rights of patentee . primarily. Acquisition . modernization and justice it is important that the law students get sufficient insights in Intellectual Property Law. Universal Copyright Convention . Revocation . Unlike other forms of property. Fair use provision. Paris convention. Advantages and Disadvantages of IPR. Patentable subject matter . 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. internet. Collective administration . The law relating to intellectual property protects the right to mental labour.

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

(Section 17-23. Refreshing memory.Competence of witnesses (Sections 118120).Definitions : Facts. Module II : Admissions.Relevancy and admissibility . who can make admissions by or on their behalf. 1872 . proof of admission against the persons making them and admissions in civil cases. Module IV : Production and Effect of Evidence Burden of proof (Sections 101-114). Course Contents: Module I : Definitions and Relevancy of Facts Evidence and its relationship with the substantive and procedural laws .Doctrine of res gestae . not proved. 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.Proof and verification of documents. evidence proved. Public documents and presumption as to documents. Hostile witnesses. 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. Leading questions. Dying declaration (Section 32 and section 33).31) .Estoppels (Section 115). Re-examination. Module III : Documentary Evidence Primary and Secondary Evidence . facts in issue. disproved.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. relevant. relevance and consideration of confessions (section 24-30). confessions and statements by person who cannot be called as witnesses Definition of admission. oral and documentary evidence . .

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

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

Social and Cultural Rights. 1968. 1975. The Right to be Humane. Growth. 1981 . Human Rights and International Cooperation. 1997. Human Rights and United Nations. International Law and Human Rights. National Institutions: NHRC . Women. Course Contents: Module I : Origin and Development of Human Rights History. E. Module IV Regional Approaches to Human Rights European Convention on Human Rights. Lauterpacht. 1987.American Convention on Human Rights. Disabled Persons. Human rights in Ancient India.B. Enforcement Mechanism under Human Rights Treaties: Human Rights Council.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. UDHR (Universal Declaration of Human Rights).). K.Directive Principles. Module II United Nations and Human Rights United Nations Charter. Module V Human Rights Enforcement in India Constitution of India: Fundamental Rights . 1969. Human Rights in National and International Law. Human Right in International Law. Concept of Human Rights in Ancient India. 2000. 1985. 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. Racial Minorities. Peace and Security. Mechanisms under Human Rights Treaties. Sawrup. Punjab University Law review. etc.Africa Charter on Human Rights and People’s Rights. A. 1986. Bhatia.). Human Rights and Fundamental Freedom. Menon (Ed. A. Kalaish.C. Robertson (Ed. 1973. Human Rights and Vulnerable Sections: Children. S. . International Protection of Human Rights.NCW. International Covenants: Civil and Political Rights. Kazmi. Human Rights in International Law. Economic. Environment. Nagendra Singh. 1969. Khare.B. Evolution. 1950 . Module III Collective Rights Right to Development. Role of Judiciary. U. Sohn Lavis & Burgenthal. Baxi. J. L. F. Human Rights.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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


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

5 marks for Attendance. . The report and diary to be certified and submitted for evaluation.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 . Evaluation Scheme: Component Codes Weightage (%) V 25 C 70 Note : ‘C’ stands for presentation of diary . etiquettes and essential exposure for the real job environment after completion of the course. 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.

K. Verma & M. S. Non-doctrinal Empirical methods of executing research project. Text and References: • Legal research & Methodology: Indian Law Institute. Evaluation Scheme: Component Codes Weightage (%) V 25 TP 70 Note : ‘TP’ stands for project report prepared 5 marks for Attendance. Edited by Dr. Afzal Vani. . Course Contents : Research Methodology: Doctrinal.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.

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