KARNATAKA STATE LAW UNIVERSITY SYLLABUS COURSES PRESCRIBED FOR 3 YEAR LL. B.

DEGREE COURSE I Semester: Course I Course-II Course-III Course-IV Course-V II Semester: Course-I Course-II Course-III Course-IV Course-V III Semester: Course-I Course-II Course-III Course-IV Course-V IV Semester: Course-I Course-II Course-III Course-IV V Semester: Course-I Course-II Course-III Course-IV VI Semester: Course-I Course-II Course-III Course-IV Course-V Contract-I Constitution Law of Torts Family Law-I: Hindu Law Criminal Law-I: Indian Penal Code Contract-II Company Law Property Law Administrative Law Family Law –II: Mohammedan Law & Indian Succession Act Environmental Law Labour Law Criminal Law-II: Criminal Procedure Code, JJ Act & Probation of Offenders Act Jurisprudence Clinical Course-I: Professional Ethics and Professional Accounting System Public International Law Optional-I: Human Rights Law and Practice / Insurance Law Optional-II: Banking Law / Right to Information Clinical Course-II: Alternative Dispute Resolution Systems Civil Procedure Code and Limitation Act Optional-III: Intellectual Property Rights-I / Penology & Victimology Optional-IV: Interpretation of Statutes & Principles of Legislation / Competition Law Clinical Course-III: Drafting, Pleading and Conveyance Law of Evidence Taxation Optional – V: Intellectual Property Rights-II / White Collar Crimes Optional – VI: Women and Criminal Law & Law relating to child / International Trade Economics Clinical Course-IV: Moot Court exercise and Internship

SYLLABUS PRESCRIBED FOR 3 YEAR LL. B. DEGREE COURSE I SEMESTER: COURSE I: CONTRACT-I: GENERAL PRINCIPLES OF CONTRACTS Objectives: Contracts are at the basis of majority of transactions especially transactions dealing with the property. Whether the transaction is in the ordinary course of life or in the electronic world (e-commerce) the general principles governing contracts remain same. For this reason it is very important to introduce the students to the basic principles governing contracts and lay a powerful foundation for their study of other transactional and related laws in higher semesters. Course contents: UNIT – I History – Formation of Contract – Agreement and Contract – Definitions – Classification - Offer and Acceptance – Communication – Revocation – Essential elements – Invitation to Offer – Tenders. Consideration – Nudum Pactum - Essential elements – Privity of Contract and of Consideration – Exceptions – Unlawful Consideration and its effect. Contractual Ability – Electronic Documents as Web Pages – Digital Certificates as Entry Passes – Time and Place of Contract – Secured Custody of Electronic Records. UNIT – II Capacity to Contract – Minor’s Agreements and its effects – Persons of unsound mind – Persons disqualified by Law. Free Consent – Coercion - Undue influence – Misrepresentation – Fraud – Mistake – Legality of Object – Void Agreements – Agreements against Public Policy – Wagering Agreements – Its exceptions – Contingent Contracts. UNIT – III Discharge of Contracts and its various Modes – by performance – Time and place of performance – Performance of reciprocal promises - Appropriation of Payments – Discharge by Agreement – By operation of Law – By frustration (Impossibility of Performance) – By Breach (Anticipatory and Actual). UNIT – IV Remedies for Breach of Contracts – Damages – Remoteness of damages – Ascertainment of damages -Injunction – When granted and when refused– Restitution – Specific performance when granted – Quasi Contracts.

UNIT – V The Specific Relief Act Nature of Specific Relief – Recovery of Possession of movable and immovable Property – Specific performance when granted and not granted – Who may obtain and against whom – Discretionary remedy – Power of Court to grant relief – Rectification of instruments – Cancellation – Declaratory decrees – Preventive relief – Temporary injunctions – Perpetual and Mandatory Injunctions. Government as a contracting party: Constitutional provisions – Government powers to contract – Procedural requirements – Kinds of Government Contracts, their usual clauses, performance of such contract, settlement of disputes and remedies. Prescribed Books: 1. Avtar Singh- Law of Contracts 2. Avtar Singh- Specific Relief Act Reference Books: 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. Pollock & Mulla- Indian Contract Act P. S. Atiya- Introduction to the Law of Contract G. C. Cheshire- Law of Contract William Anson- Law of Contract Henry Maine- Ancient Law

COURSE-II: CONSTITUTION Objectives: The purpose of the course is to acquaint the students with the Basic Postulates of the Constitution like the Constitutional Supremacy, Rule of law, and Concept of Liberty. Give them a picture of Constitutional Parameters regarding the organization, Powers and Functions of the various Organs of the Government. The emphasis is also on the study of the nature of federal structure and it’s functioning. A critical analysis of the significant judicial decisions is offered to highlight judicial restraint, judicial passivity, judicial activism and judicial balancing. Finally, the students should be able to articulate their independent views over contemporary crucial constitutional issues. Course contents: UNIT-I Salient Features of the Indian Constitution, Preamble, Citizenship, Fundamental Rights. UNIT-II Directive Principles of State Policy, Fundamental Duties, Parliamentary Government, Bicameralism, Legislative Process, Privileges, Council of Ministers, President of India, Governor. UNIT-III

Judicial process under the Constitution, Nature of Judicial Review, Judicial ReviewArts.32, 226 and 227, Court system in India, Judges- Appointments, conditions of service, etc., Advisory Jurisdiction of the Supreme Court, Public Interest Litigation, Activism v. Restraint. UNIT-IV Federalism, Center-State Relations, Freedom of Inter State Trade, Methods of Constitutional Amendment, Limitation on Constitutional Amendment. UNIT-V Emergency provisions, Services under the State, State Liability. Prescribed Books: Jain M.P. - Indian Constitutional Law. Reference Books: Seervai H.M. - Constitutional Law of India (3 Volumes). Shukla V.N. - Constitution of India. Basu D.D. - Shorter Constitution of India Basu D.D. - Shorter Constitution of India. Austin Granville- The Indian Constitution: Corner Stone of a Nation COURSE-III: LAW OF TORTS Objectives: This course is designed to study the principles of Tortious liability, the defences available in an action for torts, the capacity of parties to sue and be sued and matters connection there with. Further, this course is designed to study specific torts against the individual and property. With rapid industrialization, inadequacy of the law to protect the individual is exposed. An attempt shall be accorded to the individuals against mass torts and industrial torts. Keeping in the expensive character of judicial proceedings the students should reflect on the alternative forms, and also the remedies provided under the Consumer Protection Act, 1986. Course contents: UNIT-I Evolution of law of torts- Nature and scope of law of torts- Meaning- Torts distinguished from Contract- Crime- Development of Ubi jus ibi Remedium- Mental elementsIntention, Motive, Malice in Law and in Fact. UNIT-II General Defences, Vicarious Liability. UNIT-III Negligence; Nuisance; Absolute and Strict liability. Legal Remedies-Awards-Remoteness of damage.

1990 Salmond. Torts affecting domestic and other rights-Marital Rights. COURSE-IV: FAMILY LAW-I: HINDU LAW Objectives: The knowledge of family laws is important for lawyers. Hepple and Mathews. D. Malicious Civil Action and Abuse of Legal Process. 1955 -Matrimonial Remedies .Law of Torts. Customary Practices and legislative provisions relating to dowry prohibition.Valiant victims and Lethal Litigation-The Bhopal Case.Formation and Incidents .V Consumer Protection Act. menace of dowry. schools.The law of Torts. Torts against property.Assault. Mayhem and False Imprisonment. maintenance. Battery. This course is designed to endow the students with knowledge of both the codified and uncodified portions of Hindu law. UNIT.Evolution of the Institution of Marriage and Family. succession.Property under both Schools – Kartha: His Position. UNIT – III Hindu undivided family – Mitakshara Joint Family .On Torts.Law Prior to Hindu Marriage Act -A detailed study of Hindu Marriage Act. Reference Books: Winfield and Jolowicz.Tort: Cases and Materials Baxi Upendra and Danda Amita. 1986 Prescribed Books: Ratanlal and Dhirajlal. The course concerns itself with the sources.Tort . institutions. UNIT – II Marriage and Kinship . Privileges and Obligations .Concept of Dharma . Powers. Intimidation and Conspiracy. Parental Rights.Debts – . Singh Gurubax. Contractual Rights.Sources of Hindu Law – Modern and Ancient Importance of Dharma Shastra on Legislation – Two Principal Schools of Hindu Law Application of Hindu Law.UNIT-IV Torts against person: Torts affecting body. etc. Avtar Singh . Torts affecting reputation-Libel and Slander.Law of Consumer Protection. Rights to Service. Saraf .Law of Consumer Protection in India. N.Maintenance and Alimony. Course contents: UNIT – I Introduction . Torts affecting freedomMalicious Prosecution.

Ministry Guardianship’s custody J. M.State’s responsibility to detect.Woman’s Property . 1956.social relevance of Capital Punishment . Maintenance: Traditional Rights and Rights under Hindu Adoption & Maintenance Act 1956. intoxication. Accessories after the fact. UNIT – IV Inheritance and Succession . Duties & Powers of Guardians. Possible parties to the crime: Principal in the I degree. Accessories before the fact. methods of controlling them and the essential principles of criminal liability by a study of a range of offences under the Indian Penal Code. control and punish crime. Sections 6 – 33 and 39 – 52A. Variations in liability – Mistake. A detailed study of Hindu Adoption and Maintenance Act. UNIT – V Law relating to Hindu Minority and Guardianship: Kinds of Guardians. 1956. compulsion. Principal in the II degree.Recent State and Central Amendments to Hindu Succession Act.Doctrine of Pious Obligation . Gifts and Testamentary Succession – Wills.Alternatives to Capital Punishment . UNIT – II . legally abnormal persons. Principles of criminal liability – Actus reus and mens rea (also statutory offences) and other maxims. Conceptions of Crime.Partition and Reunion –Religious and Charitable Endowment. Mayne – Hindu Law Usages Mulla – Principles of Hindu Law Paras Diwan – Law of Adoption.Discretion in awarding punishment and minimum punishment in respect of certain offences with relevance to precedents (judgments). D.A detailed study of Hindu Succession Act. Distinction between Crime and other wrongs under common Law – Crime and morality distinction – Circumstances when morality amounts to crime .Historical perspective of traditional Hindu Law relating to Inheritance . Prescribed Books: Paras Diwan – Modern Hindu Law Reference Books: John D. Sections 53 – 75. Stridhana. Derrett – Hindu Law – Past and Present COURSE-V: CRIMINAL LAW-I: INDIAN PENAL CODE Objectives: This course is designed to understand the meaning of crime. Course contents: UNIT – I General Principles of Crime. Punishment. Indian Penal Code: General Explanation.

Kenny’s Outlines of English Criminal Law. UNIT – IV Kidnapping. Criminal intimidation and annoyance and attempt to commit such offences (Sections 506 – 511). a law student should acquaint himself with the knowledge of special contracts apart from equipping himself with general principles of contract.Hurt.Wrongful restraint Wrong confinement . Offences against the public tranquility: Sections 141 – 160. This law is contained in several legislations apart from the Indian Contract Act. Contempt of lawful authority and public servants: Sections 172 – 190. robbery and dacoity .Prohibition of indecent representation of women . Abduction . UNIT – III Offences affecting human life. S.Fraudulent deeds and disposition of property (Sections 378 – 424).Defamation (Sections 499 – 502). UNIT – V Mischief (Sections 425 – 440) . Offences relating to election: Sections 171A – 171. Offences relating to coins and Government Stamps: Sections 230 – 263A. . Glanville Williams – Criminal Law II SEMESTER: COURSE-I: CONTRACT-II Objectives: In the society wherein all major ventures are getting corporatised. theft.Criminal Misappropriation of property .Criminal breach of trust . Gaur .Criminal Trespass (Sections 441 – 462) .Prevention of sati .Receiving of stolen property – Cheating .Offences relating to marriage (Sections 493 – 498 A) . Achuthan Pillai . Offences against State: Sections 121 – 130. marital rape Prevention of immoral traffic . Criminal Conspiracy: Sections 120A & 120B. Prescribed Books: Rathanlal and Dhirajlal: Indian Penal Code. Offences relating to religion: Section 295 – 298.Offences relating to document and property marks (Sections 463 – 480) . Abetment: Sections 107 – 120. causing miscarriage. Offences relating to weights and measures: Sections 260 – 294A. References Books: K.Slavery and forced labour – Rape: custodial rape.Unnatural offences. This course equips the students to better appreciate the legal services required in a corporate office so that he can enhance his relevance as a lawyer in society. Grievous Hurt .A Text Book on the Indian Penal Code P. injuries to unborn children Exposure of infants. Criminal act by several persons or group: Sections 34 – 38. D. False evidence and offences against public trust: Sections 172 – 229.General Exceptions: Sections 76 – 106.Criminal Law. concealment of birth .Criminal force and Assault (Sections 299 – 358).

Contract of Bailment – Definition – Kinds – Duties of Bailer and Bailee – Rights of Finder of goods as Bailee – Liability towards true owner – Rights to dispose off the goods.Indian Partnership and Sale of Goods Act Krishnan Nair . K . UNIT – III Indian Partnership Act – Definition – Nature.Course contents: UNIT – I Contract of Indemnity – Documents/Agreements of Indemnity . Form and contents of Hire Purchase Agreements. Advantages – Unilateral Character. Mode of determining the existence of Partnership – Relation of Partner to one another – Rights and duties of partner – Relation of partners with third parties – Types of partners – Admission of partners – Retirement – Expulsion – Dissolution of Firm – Registration of Firms.Standard Form of Contracts: Nature.Law of Contract J. Verma . Principles of Protection against the possibility of exploitation – Judicial Approach to such Contracts – Exemption Clauses – Clash between two standard forms of contracts.Definition. Contract of pledge – Definition – Comparison with Bailment – Rights and duties of Pawnor and Pawnee UNIT – II Agency – Definition – Creation of Agency – Kinds of Agents – Distinction between Agent and Servant – Rights and Duties of Agent – Relation of Principal with third parties – Delegation – Duties and Rights of Agent – Extent of Agents authority – Personal liability of Agent – Termination of Agency. Nature and Scope .Rights of indemnity holder – Commencement of the indemnifier’s liability – Contract of Guarantee – Definition. Prescribed Books: Avtar Singh . UNIT – IV Sale of Goods Act – The Contract of sale – Conditions and Warranties – Passing of property – Transfer of title – Performance of the Contract – Rights of Unpaid Seller against goods – Remedies for Breach of Contract UNIT – V Hire Purchase Act 1972 – Rights and Obligation of the Hirer and Owner.Law of Contract Hire Purchase Act Reference Books: Pollock and Mulla . Nature and Scope – Difference between contract of indemnity and Guarantee – Rights of surety – Discharge of Surety – Extent of Surety’s liability – Co-surety.Indian Contract Act . P. Warranties and Conditions .The Law of Partnership in India Saharay H.

Kuchal. C. S. Securities Contracts (Regulation) Act. Reference Books: Ramaiah. Brief analysis of corporate ethics. This course aims to impart the students.Law of Contract Avtar Singh . Brief introduction to BPO & LPO Prescribed Books: Taxman’s Corporate Laws. 1992. P.IV SEBI Act. Taxman’s Company Law. . the remedies and government regulation of corporate business and winding up of companies.Anson . Shah . UNIT . UNIT . management and other activities of the companies. the corporate management. Course contents: UNIT – I The Companies Act. Singh and S. Important regulations pertaining to the issue of shares and the capital raising have come into force.Company Law. Avtar Singh . 1999. UNIT – III Issue of Shares – Types of Shares – Debentures – Procedure for allotment of shares and debentures – share capital – Rights and privileges of shareholders – Preventions of Oppression and Mismanagement – Different modes of winding up of companies.Sale of Goods Act S. 2002.Companies Act. In view of the important developments that have taken place in the corporate sector.Sale of Goods Act Mulla . Parts I and II. control. possible abuses.V FEMA Act. Gupta . Competition Act.Law of Partnership COURSE-II: COMPANY LAW Objectives: The course is designed to understand the formation.Lectures on Company Law. 1956 – Corporate Personality and its kinds – Promoters – Registration and Incorporation – M O A UNIT – II AOA – Prospectus – Directors – Meetings – Role of Company Secretary – Dividends. 1956 and Rules. D.Corporation Finance: Principles and problems.

gift and actionable claims will also be undertaken.Kinds of mortgages and their featuresRights and liabilities of mortgagor and mortgagee. D.transfer by ostensible and co-owner.Government regulation of financial management of private corporate sector in India.meaning. . Roy.Rent paid to holder under defective title. Sanjiv Agarwal . such as sale. A detailed study of the substantive law relating to particular transfers. 1999 with FERA.Concept and meaning of immovable property.Y.Bharat’s guide to Indian capital. S.Transferable Immovable Property. Sen – New Horizons in company law.universal gifts. Kulshreshta. C.vivos.Guide on foreign collaboration – Policies & Procedures.creation of lease. Rajiv Jain .Scope. D. Joyant M Thakur – Comparative Analysis of FEMA – FEMA Act.Towards a philosophy of Modern Corporation. the ‘nature of property rights’ and the general principles governing the transfer of property.Corporate Image in India.Difference between sale and contract for sale. UNIT – III Mortgages of Immovable property: Definition. Gifts: Scope.Operation of Transfer.Conditions restraining alienation and restrictions repugnant to the interest created.Priority of rights. mortgage. lease.rights and liabilities of lessor and lesseeDetermination and holding over.Marshalling and contribution.Priority of securities.Company Law. COURSE-III: PROPERTY LAW Objectives: The focus of this course in on the study of the concept of ‘Property’. Gower .Charges.Persons Competent to transfer . Singhania – Foreign collaborations and Investments in India – Law and procedures. UNIT – IV Sale of immovable property: Rights and liabilities of seller and buyer before and after completion of sale.Actionable Claims.Vested and Contingent interest.onerous gifts.Fraudulent transfer and part-performance. Exchange: Definition and mode. Leases of immovable property: Definition.Company Law.mode of transfer.Improvements made by bonafide holderDoctrine of Lis pendens.Direction for accumulation. The course also includes an exposure into the concept of trust. L.rule against perpetuity and exceptions. Pennington . UNIT – II Doctrine of election.Apportionment. Course contents: UNIT – I General principles of Transfer of Property by Act of parties inter. K. Majumdar. exchange.

Counsil d’ Etate.Sub-delegation. Prescribed Books: Mulla – Transfer of Property Act. Administrative Law is concerned with controlling the misuse of public power. Course contents: UNIT – I Evolution. P. In addition adjudicatory powers of the administration and liability of administrative authorities are also studied in this course.Relation with Constitutional LawSeparation of powers and concepts. Ownership. Agency and Contract. Reference Books: Subbarao – Transfer of Property Shah – Principles of the Law of Property Shukla – Transfer of Property Act Menon – Property Law M. The Focus is on their role in protecting the rights of individuals against abuse of administration. Kinds of Trusts. This course will deal with the nature.Rule of law. P. the nature and control of delegated legislative power. (French system) Classification of Administration Action.Appointment of Trustees.Duties and Liabilities of TrusteesRights and Powers of Trustees.Rights and Liabilities of the Beneficiary.Creation of Trust.Administrative direction and discretion. M. . Bailment. Tandon – Indian Trust Act.Extent of delegation and control over delegated Legislation. 1882.Disabilities of Trustee. by laying down general norms of administrative behaviour.Parliamentary control over delegated Legislation.Judicial. COURSE-IV: ADMINISTRATIVE LAW Objectives: One of the perennial problems of the civilized society is to control the exercise of public power. regulation of discretionary powers and general principles of Administrative adjudication.functions.Nature and Scope of Administrative Law.Vacating the office of trustee and Extinction of Trusts. scope and functions of Administrative Law. UNIT –II Legislative power of the administration. This course further deals with the role played by courts in the development of Administrative Law. Tandon – Indian Trust Act.UNIT – V Law of Trusts with Fiduciary Relations: Definitions of Trust and its comparison with other relationships like Debt.

Course contents: UNIT-I Development of Islamic Law: Advent of Islam & development of Muslim Law.Principles of Administrative Law.Nature of procedure. maintenance. Jain & S. S. institutions. UNIT-II . Prescribed Books: M.Exception to principles of Natural Justice.Parliamentary CommitteesCivil services in India. Sathe . void and irregular marriage .Administrative Law. schools.Liability of State – Torts.Public Law Review and Private Law Review of Administration action. nature. Contract. Child marriage. UNIT – IV Judicial control of Administrative action – Writs.Muta marriage.Accountability and responsibility. Concept of Marriage: Definition. This course is designed to endow the students with knowledge of both the codified and uncodified portions of Mohammedan Law. Dower.Legal effects of valid. I. succession.Central Vigilance Commission.Waiver.Ombudsman in India (Lokpal and Lokayuktha) . UNIT –V Corporations and Public undertaking.Judicial Review of Administrative Action.Right of information.Corruption. Wakf. Schools of Islamic Law.Problems and ProspectivesAdministrative deviance. object.Principles of Natural justiceEffect of non-compliance with principles of Natural Justice. Customary practices and State regulation: Polygamy. De Smith .Control mechanism of Accountability.Doctrine of Accountability. etc. COURSE-V: FAMILY LAW –II: MOHAMMEDAN LAW AND INDIAN SUCCESSION ACT Objectives: The knowledge of family laws is important for lawyers. essential requirements of a Muslim marriage. Principles and Procedure .Mal-administration.III Judicial power of Administration. menace of dowry. Pre-emption. N.UNIT . Massey . The course concerns itself with the sources. P.Doctrine of Proportionality. Sources of Islamic law.Commission of Enquiry. 1937. In addition the students have to familiarize themselves with the provisions of the Indian Succession Act.Promissory Estoppel-Government Privileges.Doctrine of Legitimate expectation.Administrative Law. P. classification of marriage . Jain .Administrative Law. P. Reference Books: Wade . the Shariat Act.

1869 – Bare Act III SEMESTER: COURSE-I: ENVIRONMENTAL LAW Objective: Environmental problems have attained alarming proportions.Constitution.Outlines of Mohammedan Law.Void bequests. powers and duties of executor. Mitra .Law of Succession.Bar to matrimonial relief. 1925. carrying capacity. void wills. Will made in death bed or during illness. Prescribed Books: Mulla .Muslim Law and the Constitution. Need for Uniform Civil Code. A. Family Courts Act. Maintenance of divorced Muslim Women under the Muslim Women (Protection of Rights on Divorce) Act.Parsis Intestate succession and Non Parsis Intestate succession. 1984. Indian Divorce Act. Basu . Reference Books: B. 1973. Parsis and Jews). B. The important principles in the field like inter-generation equity. A. and its functions. 1869(Amended Act) Nullity of marriage . 1986. UNIT-III Matrimonial Remedies under Islamic Law and Indian Divorce Act. UNIT-V Wills – Privileged and unprivileged wills . Distribution of property under Indian Succession Act of 1925(Of Christians. A Fyzee . Guardianship and parental rights. Succession certificate.Construction of Wills in brief . polluter pay principles are to be appreciated. provisions under the Criminal Procedure Code.Principles of Mohammedan Law. Alimony and Maintenance: Alimony and Maintenance as an independent remedy.Protection of property of the deceased. It is essential to sensitise the students to environmental issues and the laws.Law of Intestate and Testamentary Succession. Guardianship.A review under Muslim law. powers.1869. D. difference between will and gift. Child and Family: Legitimacy.Conversion and its consequences on family: Marriage. Indian Divorce Act. sustainable development. Tahir Mohamood .Mohammedan Law. Paras Diwan . The law in practice is to be analysed and evaluated. Succession. Probate and letters of administration. M. Paras Diwan . kinds of legacies .Article 44 of Indian Constitution. D. The course is designed towards these objectives. Bhattachargee .Indian Succession Act. . maintenance and education. and precautionary principle. A.Family Law: Law of Marriage and Divorce in India. Muslim law of Inheritance.Domicile . Custody. UNIT-IV Will and Inheritance: Will-Meaning.Shia and Sunni schools.

Armin Rosencranz .Population and Development.Experimentation on animals . The Air Act. 1986 including.Forest Policy .Disposal of Waste. Traditions.) . Noise Pollution control order .Conservation strategy .Constitutional provisions on Environment and its Protection . Environment Protection Rules. Regulation on Bio-Medical Waste. 1986.Control on Marine Pollution.P.Role of Judiciary on Environmental issues . 1972 . P. Remedies under other Laws (I. .From Stockholm to recent conventions (Special Emphasis on Major conventions & Protocols) . C.Evolving of new Principles . Public Participation in Environmental decision making. The Water Act.Noise Pollution and its control. 2.Riparian rights and prior-appropriation.III International Law and Environmental Protection: International conventions in the development of Environmental Laws and its Policy .Pollution of Air. Environment Impact Assessment. Common Law aspects of Environmental Protection.Legal and Ethical issues . 1980 .P.Water Policy.. disposal and its control . Conservation of Natural Resources and its Management.Prevention of Cruelty against animals . 1974 . Legal Control. Biological Diversity and Legal Order: Bio-diversity and Legal regulation .Trans-boundary Pollution hazards & Regulation. Coastal Zone Regulation. Cr. Conflicting dimensions.Environmental Law and Its Policy in India.National and International Perspectives . Lal’s commentaries on Water and Air Pollution laws along with Environment (Protection) Act and Rules. public hearing. From Stockholm to Johannesburg Declaration (Rio) and Role of Government Five year Plans . Environmental Audit.C.Environmental Law in India /Cases.V Environment Protection Act. Leelakrishnan .Genetic Engineering .Course contents: UNIT – I The Idea of Environment: Ancient and Medieval Writings.Public trust doctrine. Modalities of control. 3. UNIT . UNIT .Wildlife Protection Act. Constitution and Environment: Right to Environment .C. Sources. recent issues -Environment and sustainable development . Prescribed Books: 1. UNIT – II Environmental Policy and Law: Environmental Policy : Pre & Post Independence Period. UNIT – IV Prevention and Control of Pollution: Pollution of Water. Natural and Biological Sciences – Perspectives: Modern concept.Forest Conservation Act. Environment information.The plant varieties Act .Wetland Conservation.C.Polluter pays principle Precautionary principle .Problems in Legal regulation of medicinal plants .Utilization of flora and fauna .P. laws on waste. ECO-Mark. 1981 .

The main theme underlying the Programme is to critically examine the provisions in the Workmen’s Compensation Act. the objectives underlying the Factories Act. the machinery provided for protecting the interests of workers. Further.1952 are to be studied with a view to acquaint the students with various rights and benefits available to the workmen under the legislations. The importance of ensuring the health.I.Award and settlement.Environmental Law. the objectives underlying the Industrial Employment (Standing Orders) Act.1948. its importance and also constitutional basis for the same in India. the machineries contemplated under the provisions of the Industrial Disputes Act for the prevention and settlement of Industrial Disputes. 1923. COURSE-II: LABOUR LAW Objectives: In this course. Definition and law relating to Appropriate Government.Unfair Labour Practices and Role of Government.Workman. Further. The main theme underlying the Programme is to critically examine the provisions in the Trade Unions Act.Reference Books: 1. the students are to be acquainted with Social Security Frame-work prevailing in our Country. It is necessary to know the concept of social security. the importance of the maintenance of Industrial peace and efforts to reduce the incidence of Strikes and Lockout and Industrial Strike are to be emphasised.Introduction to Environmental Law. Simon Ball Stuart Bell . 1926. Shantha Kumar. the employees provident fund Act. 1946 and Disciplinary Enquiry for Misconduct are to be studied with a view to acquaint misconduct and the procedure to be followed before imposing punishment for misconduct alleged and established. Course contents: UNIT. 3. Act. E. S. Authorities under the Act (Chapter II) to be read with chapters II B. 4. 2.S. Relevant Bare Acts/Notifications. Further. Restrictions on the right of the employer- . 1947: Historical Aspects-Master and slave relationship-Industrial revolution-Laissez-faire state-Impact of Constitution on Labour provision.Industry-Industrial Dispute. Strikes and Lock-out UNIT –II Industrial Disputes Act. Sanjay Upadhyay and Videh Upadhyay . Further.Handbook on Environmental Laws. safety and welfare of the workmen and social assistance and social Insurance Schemes under various legislations are to be emphasised. 1947: Lay-off –Retrenchment-Closure . the students are to be acquainted with the Industrial relations framework in our country. 1948.I Introduction to Law of Industrial Disputes Act. III and IV Adjudication and Arbitration.

Workmen’s Compensation Act.Its object and its scope. Labour Law and Labour Relations Published by Indian Law Institute. 1926: Salient features of the enactment and important definitions Registration of Unions.Labour and Industrial Laws.Fixation of minimum rates of wages .its essential features. V. 1948. UNIT-V The Minimum Wages Act. section 11-A and sections 33. D . Contributions. 1923: Emergence of the legislation-Total and partial disablement –Dependent-Workman-Wages-Liability of the employer to pay compensation and right of the workman to receive compensation-Accident “Arising out of and in the course of employment”-Occupational disease-Doctrine of ‘Added peril’ UNIT –IV Labour Welfare Legislations: The Employees State Insurance Act. COURSE-III: CRIMINAL LAW –II: CRIMINAL PROCEDURE CODE.working hours and determination of wages and claims The Factories Act. 1948: Corporation. The Employees Provident Fund Act.Commentaries on Industrial Disputes Act. Funds of the Union. JUVENILE JUSTICE (CARE AND PROTECTION OF CHILDREN) ACT.Labour Laws S. N Mishra . . Recovery of money due from an employer. Prescribed Books: S. P . Benefits.Its object and its essential features. 1947. Cancellation and Registration of Trade Unions.Labour problems in Indian Industry. The Contract Labour (Regulation and Abolition) Act. Amalgamation of Unions.33A. The Maternity Benefit Act.Industrial Disputes Act Vol. 1973. 1946 and Disciplinary Enquiry UNIT-III Trade Unions Act. Miscellaneous. 1958.Chapter IIA-Notice of change. V Giri .Social Security and Labour Laws. 2000 AND PROBATION OF OFFENDERS ACT. Adjudication of disputes and Claims. Madhavan Pillai . I and II. 1970 . Industrial Employment (Standing Orders) Act. Reference Books: Malhotra O. Srivastava K. 1952: Employees Provident Fund Scheme and Authorities. Penalties. Standing Committee and Medical Benefit Council. Immunity enjoyed by the Union. 1961. Health and Welfare measures. Safety. C Srivastava .

complaint. 2. Revision and Reference. The course will acquaint the student with organisation of the functionaries under the Code. 4. suspension. functions and powers. Maintenance. Judgment. 8. Compounding of offences and plea bargaining. Irregular proceedings. Magisterial Powers to take cognizance. UNIT . 5. Criminal Rules and Practice. Appeals. Juvenile Justice Act and Probation of Offenders Act. etc. The course is aimed at driving home the students how the pre-trial. Limitation of taking cognizance. Transfer of cases. Security for keeping peace and good behaviour. The students will also undertake the study of two cognate Acts as a part of this course viz. Provisions as to Inquiries and Trials. Types of trial and Features of a fair trial UNIT . Commencement of proceedings. remission and commutation of sentences. 2. In additions the course teacher shall endeavour to familiarise the students with the case paper like FIR. Dismissal of complaints. 4. Bail.III Trail Process-II 1.. . 5. 7. Execution. 3. 6. charge sheet. their duties. their power and functions at various stages and the procedure according to which these powers and functions are to be exercised. First Information Report. Charge.Objectives: Procedural Law providing for a fair procedure is significant for a just society. Course contents: UNIT – I Introductory and Pre-trial Process Meaning of procedure. 3.IV Miscellaneous 1. 5. Preliminary pleas to bar trial . 2. The organization of the functionaries under the Code. Police statement. 4. Disposal of property. trial and the subsequent process are geared up to make the administration of criminal justice effective. UNIT . 3. Arrest. Preventive action of the police. 7. Processes to compel appearance and production of things. 6.II Trial Process-I: 1.

Kelkar.Criminal Procedure. Jurisprudence. . 1958. Juvenile Justice (Care & Protection of Children) Act. the relationship between law and justice and the like. the first part of the course is concerned with important questions like. primarily. Course contents: UNIT – I Meaning and nature of ‘Jurisprudence’ . The second part is concerned with the important sources of law. studies the meaning of the term “rights” in the abstract and seeks to distinguish various kinds of rights which are in theory possible under a legal system. Legal Realism.V 1. on the other hand. The emphasis is on important issues concerning law with reference to ancient and modern Indian Legal Thought. Legal education needs to teach both law and its contextsocial. One important branch of Jurisprudence consists in analysis of legal concepts. Salient features of the Probation of Offenders Act. 1958-Bare Act Reference Books: R. it investigates other legal concepts and tries to build up a general and more comprehensive picture of each concept as a whole. Prescribed Books: Ratanlal & Dhiraj Lal. This course in Jurisprudence is designed. Similarly. what is law. what are the purposes of law?. Imperative Theory.V. worthy of the name. Historical School. 2. must develop in the student the capacity for critical thought. 2000 -Bare Act Probation of Offenders’ Act.Purpose and value of Jurisprudence -Schools of Jurisprudence: Natural law. Report of the Committee on Reforms of Criminal Justice System. Therefore. At the heart of legal enterprise is the concept of law. Without deep understanding of this concept neither legal practice nor legal education can be a purposive activity. The law of contract and tort is concerned with different rights which one person may have against another. 2000.The Code of Criminal Procedure. Sociological School. COURSE-IV: JURISPRUDENCE Objectives: Any academic discipline. to induct students into a realm of questions concerning nature of law. Salient features of the Juvenile Justice (Care & Protection of Children) Act.UNIT . political and theoretical. This course is designed primarily on English model but native India Orientation is given wherever possible.

causation. The Bar should live up to the expectations of the society. Same is true of the law profession also. hitherto. R. The course is designed to imbue students with these high values forming the basis of the profession so that they can live up to those standards in their professional life. W. strict liability. mens rea. UNIT – V Liability: Conditions for imposing liability .Justice and its kinds . The trust reposed by the society in profession is to be zealously guarded.A Comparative study UNIT – IV Legal Concepts: Right and Duty. has been from chaos to organization. negligence and recklessness. kinds of Ownership. The movement of all professions. questions of law. Mahajan – Jurisprudence and Legal Theory Paton – Jurisprudence Edgar Bodenheimer – Jurisprudence COURSE-V: Objective: Professions are noble. Minor. Prescribed Books: Fitzgerald – Salmond on Jurisprudence. The Bar should set enviable standards of ethics and scrupulously adhere to them as also enforce them. It is too good of the society to trust the learned body of the professionals to regulate themselves and not to empower an outsider to sit in judgment over their activities. The society has a right to expect of the professionals such ideal behaviour. malice. D. UNIT – III Sources of Law: Legislation. Lunatic. vicarious liability. M. The prime reason for conferring autonomy and monopoly by the society on the professionals is the fact that they are a body of learned persons and the interest of society and individuals is safe in their hands. Kinds. fact and discretion . obligation. organization to consolidation and consolidation to autonomy and monopoly. Course contents: CLINICAL COURSE-I: PROFESSIONAL PROFESSIONAL ACCOUNTING SYSTEM ETHICS AND .Wrongful act: Damnum Sine Injuria. Dias – Jurisprudence Reference Books: W.UNIT – II Functions and purpose of law. Nature of Personality.Civil and Criminal Administration of Justice . Drunken and Dead Persons. intention.Theories of Punishment and Secondary functions of the Court. Status of the Unborn. Friedman – Legal Theory V. Possession: Idea of Ownership. Meaning of Right in its wider sense. Precedent and Custom . Difference between Possession and Ownership.

1995 (Vol-I) IBR 118. V. 3 &4) (Vol. UNIT-III Contempt of Court Act. 9. AIR1964 SC 244.19/93 BCI Tr. D. AIR 1972 SC 46. Case No. 16/93 BCI Tr. The equipment of the lawyer. Privileges of a lawyer. 3. UNIT-IV Selected opinions of the Bar council of India 1.1) IBR 135 IBR139 IBR 153 IBR 193 IBR 201 IBR 207 IBR 271 IBR 135 IBR 152 IBR 155 IBR 187 IBR 125 IBR 147 IBR 149 IBR 99 IBR 102 . Union of India. Case No. Bar Council of Rajasthan and Others. 8/94 DC Appeal No. 3. 8. 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 DC Appeal No. 6. Ex-Capt.39/89 BCI Tr. 1 & 2) (Vol. D. The disciplinary committee of Bar Council of Maharastra and Another. P.1) (Vol. Case No. Duty to the client. 7.1) (Vol. AIR 2003 SC 739.1) (Vol.1) (Vol.Kanikaram. 3 &4) (Vol. An Advocate. Duty to the opponent. Professional conduct in general. AIR 1956 SC 102. 20/94 BCI Tr. Case No.Goplan and others. AIR 1998 SC 1895. 4. Case No.16/88 BCI Tr.C.Rangadurai v.127/88 BCI Tr.1) (Vol. 10. Case No. 3 &4) (Vol. 5. In Re an Advocate.52/89 BCI Tr. 3 &4) (Vol. In the matter of D.Dabholkar. Supreme Court Bar Association v.1) (Vol. Case No.104/90 BCI Tr.43/96 DC Appeal No. In Re Vinay Chandra Mishra. etc. Duty to the self. 4. Conduct in court. 3 &4) (Vol. 2. N.B. AIR 1989 SC 245.24/90 DC Appeal No. Union of India.V. 1) (Vol. M. AIR 1983 SC 1012.40/91 DC Appeal No.Mirzan v.J. Bar Council Of Maharastra v. 1961. Case No. AIR 1976 SC 242.2/88 1998 1998 1998 1997 1997 1997 1997 1996 1996 1996 1994 1992 1992 1992 1989 1989 (Vol.18/91 DC Appeal No. 76/95 DC Appeal No. Duty to the profession. Salient features of the Advocates Act. 3 &4) (Vol. Case No. Harish Uppal v.39/87 BCI Tr. Duty to the public and the state. 2..UNIT-I The legal profession and its responsibilities. Chandra Shekhar Soni v. UNIT-II Duty to the court. AIR 1979 SC 201.1) (Vol.Ratnam v. 1972 Selected major judgments of the Supreme Court: 1.

10/86 BCI Tr.46/86 DC Appeal No.35/87 BCI Tr. Case No. .4) (Vol.41/87 BCI Tr.14/80 DC Appeal No.2) (Vol.2/80 BCI Tr.101/88 DC Appeal No.24/86 DC Appeal No. object.Commercial mathematics.2) (Vol.3/88 BCI Tr.10/88 DC Appeal No.33/86 DC Appeal No.21/85 BCI Tr.40/86 DC Appeal No. 3 &4) (Vol. journal and ledger Elementary aspects of bookkeeping: Meaning.17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50 UNIT-V BCI Tr. Case No.The Cash book.4) (Vol. Case No.14/88 BCI Tr.Cash Book.Books of accounts that need to be maintained.1& 2) (Vol.1& 2) (Vol. journal.30/84 DC Appeal No.7/86 DC Appeal No. Case No. Case No. Case No. 3 &4) (Vol. Case No.64/74 DC Appeal No.2) (Vol.2) (Vol.2) (Vol.23/88 DC Appeal No. 3 &4) (Vol. Case No. Case No. Case No.2) (Vol.12/86 BCI Tr.3& 4) (Vol.3) (Vol. 3 &4) (Vol.3) (Vol.57/87 1989 1989 1989 1989 1989 1989 1989 1989 1989 1989 1989 1989 1989 1989 1989 1989 1989 1988 1989 1988 1988 1988 1988 1988 1988 1988 1987 1987 1987 1987 1987 1987 1987 1987 (Vol. closing of accounts The cash and bulk transaction. double entry system.29/81 DC Appeal No. Case No.Ledger. 3 &4) (Vol.6/84 BCI Tr.1& 2) (Vol.41/86 DC Appeal No.24/87 DC Appeal No. 1 &2) (Vol.2) (Vol.27/88 BCI Tr.28/86 DC Appeal No.2) (Vol.2) (Vol.16/86 DC Appeal No.Journal proper especially with reference to client’s accounts.43/82 DC Appeal No. 3 &4) (Vol.7/81 DC Appeal No. 3 &4) (Vol.6/81 BCI Tr. 3 &4) (Vol. 3 &4) (Vol.1& 2) (Vol.2) (Vol.4) IBR 110 IBR 122 IBR 245 IBR 258 IBR 264 IBR 273 IBR 280 IBR 285 IBR 289 IBR 520 IBR 524 IBR 532 IBR 536 IBR 542 IBR 560 IBR 563 IBR 572 IBR 182 IBR 187 IBR 193 IBR 197 IBR 200 IBR 354 IBR 359 IBR 364 IBR 374 IBR 314 IBR 319 IBR 488 IBR 491 IBR 496 IBR 735 IBR 745 IBR 753 Accountancy for lawyers: Need for maintenance of accounts.10/86 &10A/86 DC Appeal No. 3 &4) (Vol.3) (Vol.52/88 DC Appeal No.23/87 DC Appeal No.2) (Vol. Case No.45/74 DC Appeal No. 3 &4) (Vol. Trial balance and final accounts.

Sources of International Law.Relevant articles Contempt of Court Act. Recognition. and International Agencies in structuring solutions in the context of changing balance of power are also to be appreciated. International Labour Organisation.Art of Lawyer (New Delhi. definition.Main features. Dr. State Responsibility. Asylum and Nationality. Relationship between Municipal and International Law.Extradition. consuls and other representatives.Principal organs and their functions.Clinical Legal Education. The viva voce shall be conducted by the course teacher and the Principal. and viva voce for 20 marks.S.An Introduction to International Law. 1999) . Universal Book Agency. UNIT – IV State and Individual . State territorial sovereignty.V. origin and basis of International Law. Course contents: UNIT-I Nature. Madhava Menon.N.II States as subjects of International Law: States in general. B. . the agents of international business. Prescribed Books: K. Malik. Starke. diplomatic envoys. Subjects of International Law. UNIT – V The United Nations Organisation . G. Prescribed Books: J. R. World Trade Organisation.Krishnaswamy Iyer. UNIT –III State Jurisdiction: Law of the sea. Reference Books: N.Mode of assessment: There shall be a written examination for this course for a maximum of 80 marks. B. UNIT. the law and practice as to treaties.Professional Conduct and Advocacy. Succession to rights and obligations. 1971 IV SEMESTER: COURSE-I: PUBLIC INTERNATIONAL LAW Objectives: The course includes the study of general principles of international law including law of peace.Accountancy. Third world concerns in respect of security and development and the role of U.Raman.

Course contents: UNIT – I Jurisprudence of Human Rights. 1966.W. Harris .Human Rights and International Law: Legal and Policy Issues. Reference Books: J.European system.Kapoor. International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights. definition. to impart education on national and international regime of Human Rights.Human rights Under International Law and Indian Law. to develop skills on human rights advocacy and to appreciate the relationship between rights and duties and to foster respect for tolerance and compassion for all living creatures.Universal Declaration of Human Rights. .International Law (Cases and Materials). International Covenant Economic.African System UNIT – IV Protection of Human Rights at national level. Nature. Reference Books: Henkin Luis. UNIT .The Law of Nations. H. Social and Cultural Rights. Disabled.Rights of Man Today. Tribals. democracy and development. 1966. Bowett. Aged and Minorities . UNIT – II Universal protection of human rights.United Nations and Human Rights.International Law( Volume I. Peace) S. origin and theories of human rights. to sensitize students to human suffering and promotion of human life with dignity. 1993. B.Inter American System. 2 Vols. 1948. COURSE-II: OPTIONAL-I: HUMAN RIGHTS LAW AND PRACTICE Objectives: The objectives of the course are to prepare for responsible citizenship with awareness of the relationship between Human Rights. Human rights and the Constitution.V Human Rights and Vulnerable Groups: Rights of Women.International Institutions. Children. Brierly . to foster respect for international obligations for peace and development.III Regional Protection of Human rights. UNIT .National and International Legal Developments. Bhagirathlal Das – World Trade Organization . Kapoor . Prescribed Books: Meron Theodor. S. D. Oppenheim .P.K. The Protection of Human rights Act. K.International Law.

1997. Corruption thrives in sacred places.Commentary on the right to Information Act. 1952. International covenant on civil and Political Rights. International covenant on Economic and Cultural Rights. 2002. The Commission of Inquiry Act. Income Tax Department. Supreme Court on right to information. 1948. 1993.Singh Nagendra. Significance in democracy. Right to information and obligations of public authorities. Scheduled Banks. Prescribed Books: J.A study of decisions rendered by state commissions and central Commission in the following areas of – Police. State information commission. 1923. Constitutional basis. The Public Records Rules. Relevant International Instruments. 1972.H. BSNL. Irrigation. Course contents: UNIT-I Right to Information before Right to Information Act. UNIT-V Best practices. Powers and functions of information commissions. Local Authorities. Appeals and penalties. The Public Records Act. 1966.definitions. CPWD. The course is designed to convince the students how the right to information infuses transparency and accountability in governance. Revenue. Secretariat. preventing abuse of power. 2005. UNIT-II RTI Act. The Freedom of Information Act. Convention on Elimination of All forms of Discrimination against Women. Convention on the Rights of the Child. . 1945. 1966. There should be governance in sunshine. therefore it is stated that sunlight is the best disinfectant. PWD. COURSE-II: OPTIONAL-I: RIGHT TO INFORMATION Objectives: Free exchange of ideas is a basic pillar of a democratic society. 1989. UNIT-III Central information commission. UNIT-IV Other related laws .The Official Secrets Act. Posts and Telegraphs. The Commission of Inquiry (Central) Rules. 1979. United Nations Charter.Barowalia. Central Excise Department. Universal Declaration of Human Rights. 1948.Enforcement of Human Rights in Peace and War and the future of humanity. International Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Racial Discrimination.

Joint A/C. COURSE-III: OPTIONAL-II: BANKING LAW Objectives: Banking Institutions have become important players in the present day economy. Joint Hindu family . RRBs’-Local banks UNIT .Banker’s duty of secrecy.Agency Services.Loans and Advances.V.II Employment of funds . UNIT .Assignment – Presentment – Endorsement – Liability of parties – Payment in due course – Special rules of evidence .Barowalia. The course is designed to primarily acquaint the students with operational parameters of banking law.Holder and holder in due course – Parties – Negotiation. and to teach the general principles of banking law and to develop appreciative faculties of the students in statutory as will as well as case – law in this area. Married women’s A/C.Advances secured by Collateral securities. Management and Functions . They play pivotal role in the growth of trade. Course contents: UNIT – I Indian Banking Structure . UNIT – IV Banker and customer Relationship .Appropriation of payments Garnishee order . Partnership A/C.Commentary on the Right to Information Act.Kinds .III Law relating to Negotiable Instruments.1.Constitution. IDBI.Reference Books: J.Guarantees.Minor’s A/C.Commercial banks – Functions – Banking Companies in India – RBI . Trust A/C. Appreciating the importance.N. banker’s duty to honour cheques. commerce and industry.Customer’s duties towards his banker.Material alteration – Noting and protest – Paying banker and collecting banker – Bills in sets – Penal provisions under NI Act Banker’s book evidence Act. Company’s A/C. the Government has enacted several enactments to direct.Financing of Exports. Several policy initiatives and legislative amendments have changed the role of Banks from being mere economic institutions in to agents of social change. regulate and control the banks and banking operations. Opening of New Accounts – Special types of customers . banker’s lien.Joga Rao. and banker’s right to set off . S.Banking Regulation Act. 2002.Securitisation Act. 1949 – State Bank of India. through Reserve Bank of India and Ministry of Finance. vol.Origin – Evolution of Banking Institutions – Types and functions of banks .Special Banking Services – Advances to Priority Sectors and Credit Guarantee schemes.UTI.Definition of banker and customer – General relationship – Special relationship . 1881 Act (Read with the amended Act of 2002) Negotiable Instruments .Law Relating to Right to Information.

The rates of money consideration were mutually agreed upon. bank orders. MT. mobile banking. TT. lunatics. gift cheques.Insurance Act.Illiterate persons. being a contract. executors .banking services – retail services – wholesale services – E.A/C . Tannan. 1938. of insurance law. 2002.History of Insurance.Banking: Remittances . Course contents: UNIT – I Introduction: Nature. Justice Bhaghabati Prasad Banerjee. L. Besides. clubs.Cheque-authentication-Cyber Evidence-Banking Ombudsman. C. computerized banking –E. Such an arrangement enabled other merchants more willingly and more freely to embark upon further trading adventures. safe deposit vaults. Parthasarathy (Ed. is subject to all the judicial interpretative techniques of rules of interpretation as propounded by the judiciary. Goyle. Traveler’s cheques.Law of Banking. societies and charitable institutions to open an account UNIT – V Ancillary Services and E. stock invest.Definition – E-Banking includes .History and development of Insurance in India. Basu . to other persons who made assurance.(main sections) Insurance Regulatory Authority Act. 2000 COURSE-III: OPTIONAL-II: INSURANCE LAW Objectives: The insurance idea is an old-institution of transactional trade. credit card.Negotiable Instruments Act. The operational framework of insurance idea is provided by the general principles of contract. Prescribed Books: M. the insurance idea has a compensatory justice component. Khergamvala . DD. This course is designed to acquaint the students with the conceptual and operational parameters. Relevant provisions of Information Technology Act.Guide to Securitisation and Reconstruction of Financial Assets and Enforcement of Security Interest Act. Even from olden days merchants who made great adventures gave money by way of consideration.). Reference Books: Avtar Singh – Negotiable Instruments Act. M. E-Banking .Internet banking.The Law of Banking and Bankers. . ATM banking.General. 1999: Its role and functions. against loss of their goods.Precautions required in case of administrators. merchandise ships and things adventured. S. L.Definition. debit/smart cards.Law of Banking.Review of Current Banking: Theory and Practice. Paget. The insurance policy.

Insurable Interest. relevant Chapters.Voyage deviation. Insurance Act. The policy and formation of a life insurance contract. R.Event insured against Life Insurance contract. 1938. V.Insurable interest. 1988 – Sec. return of premium. 1988.Perils of sea. Nature and scope.General Insurance Act.Claims TribunalPublic Liability Insurance –Legal aspects of Motor Insurance –Claims – Own Damages Claims – Third Party Liability Claims. The risk – Meaning and scope of risk. 1956.Classification of Marine policies.UNIT – II Contract of Insurance: Classification of contract of Insurance. H. Assignment of the subject matter. 1972.General Principles of Insurance Law.Persons entitles to payment. S. Prescribed Books: K. Reference Books: E. days of grace.Insurable values. UNIT – IV Fire Insurance: Nature and scope of Fire Insurance –Basic Principles – Conditions & Warranties – Right & Duties of Parties – Claims – Some Legal Aspects. forfeiture. Introduction to Agriculture Insurance – History of Crop Insurance in India – Crop Insurance Underwriting. 1972The Motor Vehicles Act. N. Claims.Nature of various Insurance Contracts.Kinds of Life Insurance.Principles of good faith – non disclosure – Misrepresentation in Insurance Contract. Srinivasan . (140-176). General Insurance (Business) (Nationalization) Act.Modern Law of Insurance in India. 1956.Kinds of Loss.Insurance against third party rights.Principles of Insurance Law.Hardy Ivamy . 1963.Life Insurance Act. The Life Insurance Corporation Act.Conditions and express warranties.Premium: Definitionmethod of payment.Parties there to. Sharma . Mortality. Problems associated with Crop Insurance – Cattle Insurance in India.Circumstance affecting the risk.Settlement of claim and payment of money. UNIT – III Life Insurance: Nature and scope of Life Insurance.The Marine Insurance Act. The Marine Insurance Act. 1963 (Sections 1 to 91).Marine insurance and policy. M. Murthy and K. COURSE-IV: CLINICAL RESOLUTION SYSTEMS COURSE-II: ALTERNATIVE DISPUTE . Third party or compulsory insurance of motors vehicles. S.Amount recoverable under the Life Policy. Causa Proxima. UNIT – V Marine Insurance: Nature and Scope. Motor Vehicle Act.Loss.Absolute or no fault liabilities.

Code of conduct for mediators. Duties of a conciliator. 1984. Arbitration under Arbitration and Conciliation Act. Role of a conciliator. Hindu Marriage Act.facilitative.Mediation. et. . General principles of arbitration. (Chapters-1. courtannexed. Role of mediator.D. Family Courts Act. Qualities of mediator. Phases of negotiation. Qualities of a conciliator. confidential. Different approaches to negotiation. . 2&3). Different models of mediation. Different styles of negotiation. Inquisitorial method. Course contents: UNIT-I General. This course trains the students in ADRs. etc. . Arbitration and Conciliation Act. Procedure. 1955. Civil Procedure Code and ADRs UNIT-II Arbitration: Meaning of arbitration. informal. national and international levels. Advantages and disadvantages of above methods. Appointment of arbitrator.Learning Lawyers Skills (Chapter-7). self-responsible. The skills involved are also different as also preparation. Qualities and qualifications of an arbitrator.like Arbitration. UNIT-III Conciliation: Meaning. Adversarial method. Reference Books: Sampath D. Different kinds of arbitration. Conciliation under statutesIndustrial Disputes Act. voluntary and compulsory. Other methods. Gold Neil. Need for ADRs. 1947. evaluative. Each of these dispute resolution systems involves different style of planning and execution. Prescribed Books: Sridhar Madabhushi. Principal steps in arbitration. controlled. 1996. by nature are fit to be resolved through specific method of resolution. Different methods of dispute resolution. collaborative.al. Conciliation. Certain of the disputes.K.A Primer on Alternative Dispute Resolution. UNIT-V Mediation: Meaning. UNIT-IV Negotiation: Meaning. Michael Noone. Arbitral award. Domestic needs. Power to negotiate. Qualities of a negotiator. Suitability of ADRs to particular types of disputes. Stages of conciliation. Rajan R.both formal and informal. impartial & neutral. Different kinds of conciliation.. . Negotiation.Objectives: Today alternative disputes resolution systems have become more relevant than before both at local. Arbitration agreement and its drafting. International commitments. Essential characteristics of the mediation process – voluntary. Attributes of arbitration.Mediation.Alternative Dispute Resolution. The course teacher shall administer simulation exercises for each of the methods. Mediation. 1996.

27.30). 11 and 12). extent and its application. Doctrine of Res sub judice and Res judicata (Sec.10 and O.17) . 14). Suits by or against Governments (Sec. B).18) . Interlocutory applications.9). This course is designed to acquaint the students with the various stages through which a civil case passes through.Withdrawal and compromise of suits (O. 13.21): General principal of execution. 35.Admission and affidavit (O. Execution (Sec. O. b) Attachment. 34.27). 85 to 87).4 and Sec. 26.Discovery. Suits relating to public matters (Sec. Transfer of Cases (Ss. Suits by or against firms (O. Interest and Costs (Sec. and the connected matters. O. The course also includes law of limitation.23) Judgment and Decree (O. 1): Joinder. c) Sale. marriage-Insolvency of the parties (O.11 & O. 30 to 74. Suits: Jurisdiction of the civil courts. Place of Suits (Ss. V SEMESTER: COURSE-I: CIVIL PROCEDURE CODE AND LIMITATION ACT Objectives: Study of procedural law is important for a Law student. ambassadors (Sec.20).12 and O. 35A.Defences.Kinds of jurisdiction-Bar on suits.Death. UNIT – IV Suits in particular cases. Course contents: UNIT – I Civil Procedure Code Introduction. UNIT – II Institution of suits and summons: (Sec. O.a) Arrest and detention.Misjoinder of causes of action.Return and rejection of plaint. definition. Suits by aliens and by or against foreign rulers. 31 and O. 0. Distinction between procedural law and substantive law. misjoinder and non-joinder of parties. 91 to 93).19) . The course teacher shall endeavour to familiarise the students with the case papers (like plaints. Parties to the suit (O. UNIT – III Appearance and examination of parties (O. etc.Adjournment (O.22) . Suits by or against minors . 28.History of the code. Pleading: Fundamental rules of pleadings.Transfer of decrees for execution.Power of executing court.Multifariousness.) involved in civil cases and touch upon the provisions of Evidence Act wherever necessary. 22 to 25).9. Foreign Judgment (Sec.First hearing and framing of issues (O.Counter claim.Suits of civil nature (Sec.Mode of Assessment: There will be an end of the semester examination for 60 marks and 40 marks to be awarded by the course teacher for four exercises at the rate of 10 marks for each of the exercise. 79 to 82.Plaint and Written Statement. inspection and production of documents (O.14) .13) . 15 to 20). 10.Mode of execution.5). written statements.Set off.

How to obtain patent. Object of patent. Caveat (Sec. 149. 144. The creations of the human brain as IP are required to be understood and protected. Interim Orders.46.33). O. Rights and obligations of patentee. 88. Procedure for patent applications. Intellectual Property is one of the fastest growing subjects all over the globe because of its significance and importance in the present era.Civil Procedure Code. 113. Government use of inventions. UNIT –V Limitation Act.41. 45). Bakshi . O.39). History of Patent protections. 90 to 109. Sanjiwa Rao .35). Suits by indigent persons (O.38). Scope and salient features of patent. Historical background of IPR. 75.e. Takwani .46). Appointment of receivers (O. Course contents: UNIT I Introductory Aspects: Overview of the concept of property. 115. O. Product patent and Process patent. The subject Intellectual Property Law divided into two Papers namely Paper – I and Paper . 148.26).32). Reference Books: P. Reference. Patents: Introduction and overview of patent protection.Review and Revision (Ss. O. Inter-pleader suits (Sec. 43. 42. and familiarize the learners about the documentation and administrative procedures relating to IPR in India. Appeals (Ss. What is patent and definition of patent. Temporary injunctions (O. Register of patents and Patent Office. Infringement of Patents. Specification – Provisional and complete specification.Inherent powers of the court (Ss. The syllabi encompassing all relevant IP legislations in India with a view to understand and adjust with changing needs of the society because creative work is useful to society and law relating to innovation/creativity i. Offences and Penalties. M. Transfer of Patent Rights. 151). 114. Disseminate information on national and international IPR issues. COURSE-II: OPTIONAL-III: INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS-I Objectives: Intellectual Property Law has assumed a great importance in recent times as a result of the recognition that “knowledge is property”.and unsound persons (O. . Arrest before judgment and attachments before judgment (O. Biotech patents and patentability of life forms. Karnataka Civil Rules of Practice – Bare Act. Different forms of IP and its conceptual analysis.Civil Procedure Code.Civil Procedure Code. Importance of human creativity in present scenario. Prescribed Books: Mulla .II of 100 marks each.Civil Procedure Code.A). C. The course is designed with a view to create IPR consciousness. Industrial property and non-industrial property. O. Commissions (Sec. K.40).

Registration of geographical indications. Design and Cyber Property Rights. Trade marks issues related to Internet (Domain name). 2. Organisation of WIPO. P. International registration of marks. 9. Elizabeth Verkey – Law of Plant Varieties Protection. Important geographical indications of India and their features. Domain name protection and registration. Prescribed Books: 1. Salient features of Paris Convention. World Intellectual Property Organisation: Background. 6. Copinger & Skine James – Copyright. Property in a trade mark. Rahul Matthan – The law relating to Computers and the Internet. Data protection in cyberspace. UNIT IV Geographical Indications: Introduction and overview of geographical indications. P. Misleading use of geographical indications. Rectification of register. Infringement of trade mark. Salient features of the Protection of Geographical Indications Act. Narayanan – Intellectual Property Law. Emergence of cyber crime . Software piracy. Rodney Ryder – Intellectual Property and the Internet. – Intellectual Property Rights in India. Role and functions of Registrar of Geographical indication. Governing rules of Paris Convention. Reference Books: 1. Basic principles of registration of trade mark. Cornish William – Intellectual Property. 4. Objectives of PCT. Salient features of PCT. D. Salient features of Information Technology Act. Right to use geographical indications. Madrid Convention: Salient features. Offences and penalties. . Meaning and scope of geographical indications. Unni – Trade Mark. Internet policy of Government of India. 2. Features of good trade mark. 8. 7. 5. E-commerce and E-contract. Mittal .Law of Information Technology.UNIT II Trade Marks: Introduction and overview of trade mark. Conflict between Trade mark and geographical indications. Assignment and transmission. Remedies against infringement. 3. Salient features WIPO. Patent Cooperation Treaty: Background. Deceptive similarity. Intellectual property and cyberspace. UNIT V International Convention and Treaties: Paris Convention: Background. Pal P. Pavan Duggal – Cyber Law: the Indian Perspective. Infringement. Evolution of trade mark law. Ganguli – Intellectual Property Rights: Unleashed the knowledge economy. Passing off. Protection of geographical indications. UNIT III Introduction and overview of Cyber Intellectual Property. Registrable and nonregistrable marks. Grant in software patent and Copyright in software. IPR provisions in IT Act. Object of trade mark. Trade mark registry and register of trade marks. Different forms of trade mark.

But the experience of all those who have to bear and share the task of application of the law has been different. Role of Courts.L.Introduction. i.European experience.II Kinds of punishment.N. Course contents: UNIT – I Introduction: Notion of punishment in law. UNIT – V Victimology . UNIT – IV Victimology.A.Rajan. Alternatives to imprisonment.Punishment and Responsibility. Victimology.Criminology. Ahmad Siddique.e.the Limits of Criminal sanctions.Quantum of Punishment in Criminal Law. In addition the course introduces students to the discipline of victimology which will shift the study from accused centric approach to much needed victim centric approach. history and philosophy. Role of NHRC. Language used will leave little or no room for interpretation or construction. Chabra. S. UNIT . Reference Books: H. COURSE-III: OPTIONAL-IV: INTERPRETATION PRINCIPLES OF LEGISLATION Objectives: Enacted laws. Courts and lawyers are busy in unfolding the meaning of ambiguous words and phrases and OF STATUTES & . Hart.Victimology in India.Criminology. Herbert L.COURSE-II OPTIONAL-III: PENOLOGY & VICTIMOLOGY Objectives: This course offers a specialist understanding of criminal policies including theories of punishment. Theories of punishments. Sutherland. V. Sentencing policies and processes. their supposed philosophical and sociological justifications and the problem of exercise of discretion in sentencing. Victim witness assistance programmes. UNIT .III Prison reforms. Packer. Restitution. Legal framework. the riddle of capital punishment. Difference between crime prevention and control. American experience.Indian experience. Acts and Rules are drafted by legal experts. Prescribed Books: Edwin H.

intent of the maker. These laws have changed over a period of time in accordance with the demands of changing times. Internal aids to construction.’ To ascertain the true meaning. The laws are to be geared up to pass on the benefit of competition to consumers. UNIT-V Principles of Legislation. Singh – Principles of Statutory Interpretation. COURSE-III: OPTIONAL-IV: COMPETITION LAW Objectives: It is necessary to introduce students to the laws that are designed from time to time in keeping with the policy of the government to prevent unfair trade competition and protection of consumers. Course contents: UNIT-I Basic Principles. Statutes affecting the jurisdiction of courts. P. Remedial and penal statutes. numerous rules of interpretation were formulated by courts and jurists.Interpretation of Statutes. P. The objective of this course is to make the student familiar with various rules of interpretation. Guiding rules. Bindra. Expiry and repeal of statutes. . Sarathi – Interpretation of Statute – General Clauses Act 1897.Bentham’s theory of Legislation. Reference Books: Maxwell on the Interpretation of Statutes. Prescribed Book: G. UNIT-IV Statutes affecting the state. Operation of statutes. The statute is to be construed according ‘to the intent of them that make it. UNIT-II External aids to construction. UNIT-III Subsidiary rules. V. Upendra Baxi. Construction of taxing statutes and evasion of statutes.resolving inconsistencies. These laws are to be reviewed and appreciated in this course.

1998.Civil: plaint.K. Important judgments of the Supreme Court. Relevant provisions of Clayton Act. promissory note. Preliminary. UNIT-II Sherman Antitrust Act. abuse of dominant position and regulation of combinations. gift deed. interlocutory application.Mahala. power of attorney. The skill of drafting can be acquired and sharpened by undertaking the exercises under the supervision of an expert in the field. 5.Competition Act. Penalties. Practice and Procedure. UNIT-III The Competition Act. Salient features of U. petition under Art. written statement. Salient features of MRTP Act. Pleadings.226 and Art. Salient features of Consumer Protection Act. mortgage deed. execution petition. Prescribed books: Adi P. Course contents: 1.Talati & Nahar S. 2002: Law. The students should be trained in drafting of pleadings and conveyances and other essential documents. PLEADING AND . memorandum of appeal and revision. Prohibition of certain agreements. Drafting of writ petition and Public Interest Litigation petition. Relevant provisions of the Federal Trade Commission Act. 1914.Course contents: UNIT-I Constitutional provisions regulating trade.Criminal: complaint. General principles of drafting and relevant substantive rules. 4.spoken and written is an essential ingredient of an effective lawyer. UNIT-III Duties of Director general. will. 1986. 1890. trust deed. 2. memorandum of appeal and revision. lease deed. etc. 3. criminal miscellaneous petition. UNIT-III Competition Commission of India. original petition. Competition advocacy. powers and functions. Conveyance: sale deed. Duties. partition deed.32 of the Constitution of India. Pleadings. Competition Act. 1986. bail application. The course aims at equipping the students with drafting skills. Reference books: COURSE-IV: CLINICAL CONVEYANCE Objectives: Translation of thoughts into words. COURSE-III: DRAFTING. affidavit. 2002.

Appreciation of evidence. Fiscal and revenue Laws. privileged admissions. which carries 45 marks (3 marks each). 8 and 9 of Evidence Act.Facts connected with facts in issue-Doctrine of Res gestae. 7.Conceptions of evidence in classical Hindu and Islamic Jurisprudence. disproved. The course teacher shall familiarize the students with appreciation of evidence and use innovative techniques like simulation exercises wherever necessary.to be conducted by the Principal and the course teacher. Bankers Book Evidence Act. At the end of the semester. subject. 5 There shall be a contents page. which shall carry 10 marks.This course shall be taught through class room instructions and simulation exercises preferably with the assistance of practicing lawyers or retired judges. Course contents: UNIT-I Introduction: Distinction between substantive and procedural law. 1861. proved.Evidence of Common Intention-Section10. The course is designed to acquaint the students with the rules of evidence in relation to relevancy of facts and proof. VI SEMESTER: COURSE-I: LAW OF EVIDENCE Objectives: The law of Evidence has its own significance amongst Procedural Laws. Relevancy or otherwise irrelevant facts. In addition they are introduced to law relating to production of evidence. the student shall appear for a viva voce. The knowledge of law of Evidence is indispensable for a lawyer. . Sections 6.C. Relevancy of Facts. Central Conceptions in Law of Evidence – Facts .Facts to prove right or custom (Section13)-Facts concerning state of mind/state of body or bodily feelings (Sections 14 and 15) .evidentiary value of admissions (Sections 17 to 23).P. Cr. not proved.Evidence. and the center code number. 2 Each student shall undertake 15 practical exercises in Conveyancing. Commercial Document Evidence Act. Applicability of the Indian Evidence Act.Witness.Facts in issue and relevant facts.Salient features of the Indian Evidence Act. Examination and allocation of marks: 1 Each Student shall undertake 15 practical exercises in drafting of Pleadings carrying 45 marks (3 marks for each exercise).Circumstantial and direct evidencePresumptions. The papers shall be bound accompanied by a certificate signed by the course teacher and the principal to the effect that it is the bonafide work of the concerned candidate.Introduction to the British ‘Principles of Evidence’Legislations dealing with evidence (other than Indian Evidence Act) with special reference to CPC.Evidence in customary law systems (Non-state law). seat number. 3 The above-mentioned drafting of Pleadings and Conveyancing exercises shall be in the handwriting of the students on one side of the bond size papers. 4 The cover shall indicate the name of the examination.. Viva.Relevancy and admissibility of admissions.

Legal and Constitutional History of India.The general conception of onus probandi (Section 101).Doctrine of judicial notice and presumptions.Law of Evidence.UNIT-II Relevancy and admissibility of confessions.Confession of co-accused (Sections 24 to 30) .General principles – Fraud and collusion (Sections 40 to Sec.Waiver and Presumption. 153).Admitted facts need not be proved (Section 58). Batuklal .Kinds of Estoppel.Equitable and Promissory Estoppel. Examination and Cross Examination: Competence to testify (Sections 118 to 120)-Privileged communications (Sections 121 to 128). UNIT-III Character evidence.Compulsion to answer questions (Sections 147.Improper admission of evidence.Law of Evidence.Introduction as to its rationale (Section 115). UNIT-IV Burden of Proof.Estoppel distinguished from Res judicata . circumstances (Sections 34 to 39). 33).Law of Evidence. Evidence (Sections 61-90).General principles of examination and cross examination (Sections 135 to 166)Leading questions (Sections 141.Admissibility of information received from an accused person in custody. 44).The justification of presumption and burden of proof (Sections 107 to 114) with special reference to presumption to legitimacy of child and presumption as to dowry death.Questions of corroboration(Sections 156-157). UNIT-V Witness. English Law (Sectionzs 52-55). M. Evidence (Sections 59-60).Who is an expert. COURSE-II: TAXATION Objectives: .Approver’s testimony (Section 133).General and special exception to onus probandi (Sections102-106).145). Reference Books: Best . Dying declaration.Tenancy Estoppel (Section 116). Expert testimony: General principles (Sections 45-50) .General principles regarding exclusion by evidence (Sections 91-100).Oral and documentary Evidence -Introduction on Proof of factsGeneral principles concerning oral.Statement under special.General principles concerning documentary. Relevance of judgments. Rama Jois .Hostile witnesses (Section 154). Prescribed Book: Ratanlal and Dhirajlal .Justification for relevanceJudicial standards for appreciation of evidentiary value-Section 32 (1) with reference to English Law -Other statements by persons who cannot be called as witnesses. Sarkar .(Sections 32(2) to (8). Estoppel: Scope of Estoppel .Law of Evidence.Types of expert evidence – Problems of judicial defence to expert testimony.Meaning – Evidence in Civil Criminal cases.

A student of taxation will have to make a detailed study of tax policy and tax in India.Direct and Indirect taxes.Income from salaries. VAT.Incomes exempted from tax. offences and penalties.Powers and functionsProvisions relating to collection and recovery of tax.Distinction between tax and fee.Levy.Manufacture and manufacturer. tax and cess.Refund of tax.Classification and valuation of goods.Scope of taxing powers of Parliament. V.Clearance of goods from the port. The following course content has been designed to provide a comprehensive picture of taxation in India.warehouses. deemed assets. and instrument of reducing income disparities. HUF.Goods imported or exported by post.Students Guide to Income Tax.Jurisdiction.An overview of set-off of duty scheme.II Income Tax Authorities. assets. a lever which can rise or depress savings and capital formation.Duty payment and exemption provisions.Income from house property.Appointment of Customs officersPorts. UNIT V Central Sales Tax Laws: Evolution and scope of levy of Central Sales tax.Offences and penalties.Provisions and procedure dealing with registration and clearance of goods. appeal and revision provisions. The Income Tax Act: Basis of taxation of Income. Course contents: UNIT – I Concept of Tax. firms. UNIT.Basic principlesRegistration of dealers and determination of taxable turnover. and assets exempted from taxWealth tax Authorities. and stores and goods in transit. scope and basis of levy of Central Excise duty. association of persons. UNIT. K Singhania .IV Customs Laws: Legislative background of the levy. Dr. including baggage. Wealth Tax: Charge of Wealth tax. and overview of law and procedure .Income from business or profession and vocation.Income from other sources. UNIT.Meaning of goods.State sale outside a State and sale in the course of import and export. Service Tax – Main features of Service Tax.Tax evasion and tax avoidance. Prescribed Books: 1. .Duty drawback provisions.III Central Excise Laws: Nature. Our tax laws are said to be the most complicated ones in the world. State Legislatures and Local bodies.Taxation of individuals. Co-operative Societies and Non.Residents.Nature and characteristics of taxes. An analysis of this aspect will have to be made so that the reasons for such complications can be known.Their appointment. exemption and collection of customs duties.Inter.Introduction to Value Added Tax.The direct taxation is a powerful incentive or disincentive to economic growth.Nature and restrictions on exports and imports.

Reference Books: 1. T. Musical works. P.Law of Central Sales Tax in India. Artistic works. Author and ownership of copyright.Indirect taxes. Manoharan. Term of copyright. Meaning and scope of Biological Diversity. C Malhotra and Dr. Disseminate information on national and international IPR issues. Computer software and copyright protection. V. The subject Intellectual Property Law divided into two Papers namely Paper – I and Paper . S. Biological Diversity concerns and issues. Regulation of access to Biological Diversity. COURSE-III: OPTIONAL – V: INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS-II Objectives: Intellectual Property Law has assumed a great importance in recent times as a result of the recognition that “knowledge is property”. 2. N. Literary work. B. State Biodiversity Board. Girish Ahuja and Ravi Gupta. 5. Dramatic work. Rights conferred by copyright. Nature of copyright: Salient features of Copyright Act. Sound recordings. Biodiversity Management Committee and its functions. B.Commentaaaries of Customs Act. Subject matter of copyright. S.e. and familiarize the learners about the documentation and administrative procedures relating to IPR in India. The syllabi encompassing all relevant IP legislations in India with a view to understand and adjust with changing needs of the society because creative works useful to society and law relating to innovation/creativity i. transmission and relinquishment of copyright. 9. Sharad Bhargava.Practice and Planning.Indirect Taxes. Functions and powers of Biodiversity Authority. Assignment. The creations of the human brain as IP are required to be understood and protected. 4. 7. Course contents: UNIT I Indian Copyright Law: Introduction and overview of copyright: History of the concept of copyright and related rights.Students Handbook on Income Tax Law. Dr. Remedies against infringement of copyright UNIT II Biological Diversity Law: Introduction and overview of Biological Diversity. P. 8.Introduction to Indian Tax System and Central Excise Law and Procedure. Jain and Anand Jain. Biological resources and traditional knowledge. Lal – Direct Taxes. L. The course is designed with a view to create IPR consciousness.Law and Practice. Sarangi.II of 100 marks each.Direct Taxes. .Income Tax for Students. 6. Salient features of Biological Diversity Act. intellectual property is one of the fastest growing subjects all over the globe because of its significance and importance in the present era. Datey . J. V. G. 3.2. Balachandran. National Biodiversity Authority. Cinematographic films.Systematic Approach to Income – Tax and Sales –tax. H. K. Malik. Bio piracy. Infringement of copyright. Goyal.

Intellectual Property Rights. National Gene Fund. IPR in new plant varieties. K. Prescribed Books: 1. The course focuses on the relation between privilege. International IPR agreements affecting protection of plant varieties: The WTO Doha round of trade negotiations. power . 2. Relief against infringement. Procedure for registration. Salient features of CBD. 2. 5. Salient features of Designs Law. Berne Convention: Background.UNIT III Protection of Plant Varieties and Farmers Rights Law: Legal concepts relating to the protection of plant varieties rights. National register of plant varieties. Convention of Bio-Diversity: Objectives of CBD. Elizabeth Verkey – Law of Plant Varieties Protection. Narayanan – Intellectual Property Law. Compensation to communities. Ganguli – Intellectual Property Rights: Unleashed the knowledge economy. Salient Features of TRIPS. UNIT V International Treaties / Conventions on IPR: TRIPS Agreement: Background. COURSE-III: OPTIONAL – V: WHITE COLLAR CRIMES (PRIVILEGED CLASS DEVIANCE) Objectives: This course focuses on the criminality of the privileged classes – the wielders of all forms of state and social power. Copinger & Skine James – Copyright . 6. – Intellectual Property Rights in India. Infringement . . Narayana – Intellectual Property Law in India. Salient features of Paris Convention. 7. K. Benefit sharing. Das J. 8. Powers and duties and Controller. International Treaty on Plant Genetic Resources (“ITPGR”). Copyright in registered designs. Design and Cyber Property Rights. TRIPS and Indian IPR. UNIT IV Designs Law: Introduction and overview of Designs Law. Rights and privileges. 4. Distinction between design. N. trade mark. Justice P. Unni – Trade Mark. Cornish William – Intellectual Property. Pal P. copyright & patent. 3. Policy and objectives of protection of plant varieties and farmers rights act. Procedure for registration. Reference Books: 1. Acharya – Intellectual Property Rights. Plant varieties and Farmers rights protection authority. Rights conferred by registration. Legal concepts relating to the protection of plant breeders rights. Compulsory licence. S.

Criminology. trade union deviants. Medical profession . professional classes are to be addressed. land law deviance. Lokpal and Lokayukta institutions.Liberty and Corruption. Effective political representation of women in Legislature . Ahmad Siddique. UNIT – IV Professional deviance.II Official deviance.III Police and politicians’ deviance. Sutherland. UNIT . judges and bureaucrats). N. UNIT . for women. Criminology. current developments in deviants reflected in press and media. The traditional approaches which highlight white collar offences. Course contents: UNIT – I Introduction .R. Legal profession – Opinions of Disciplinary Committee of Bar Council of India. Offences against scheduled castes and scheduled tribes Prescribed Books: Edwin H. Reference Books: Upendra Baxi.The Lentin Commission Report. religious leaders and organisations.Law and Poverty. deviance by religious leaders and organisations. the new rich.Vorha Committee Report. Upendra Baxi. gender based deviance. In teaching this course. Upendra Baxi. The dimension of deviance associated with the bureaucracy. Even after 50 years of Adoption of the Constitution. 1988.N.Concept of white collar crime – Indian approaches to socio-economic offences. Prevention of Corruption Act. A. upper class deviance.Desai. equality with man appears to be a distant mirage to be reached.The Crisis of Indian Legal system. UNIT – V Gender based deviance – sexual harassment. professional deviance. police deviance. socio-economic offences or crimes of powerful deal mainly deal with the deviance of the economically resourceful.and deviant behaviour.forms of privileged class deviance – official deviance (Legislators. law reports and legislative proceedings are to be focussed. COURSE-IV OPTIONAL – VI: WOMEN AND CRIMINAL LAW & LAW RELATING TO CHILD Objectives: It is now for centuries that the women in India have suffered in the society.Violation of Democratic Rights in India.

C. Matrimonial Property Law. Course contents: UNIT-I Women in Pre-Constitution Period: Social and Legal Inequality. Sex Determination Test. too has not subsided. Kidnapping.Women. Sati Prohibition Law.Unequal Position of Indian Women-Uniform Civil Code.Dowry and Protection to Married Women. and Part IV Legal Measures in relating to Child Labour Women and Political Representation. Law relating to Domestic Violence. Law relating EveTeasing. Maternity Benefit Act. Social Reform Movement in India.Provisions relating to women. Provisions of Constitution of India Preamble. Art. Inheritance under Christian Law.14. 15. . UNIT-IV Women and Criminal Law: Adultery. UNIT-III Law of Divorce . Indecent Representation of Women Act. Equal Remuneration Act. N. through various forms of violence. what are the legal provisions enacted to ameliorate theses situations with special emphasis on Indian Municipal Law and what is the scope and shortcomings in the existing legal regime in this regard.and other forums too has become a difficult proposition to be acceptable. The course will Study. Rape. Muslim Law. Functions and Performance. 2.Christian Law-Discriminatory Provision.W-Aims.Inheritance divorce. Breach of her personality. Legislative response in India. Sex Inequality in Inheritance Rights: Right of Inheritance by birth for Sons and not for Daughters. Indu Prakash Singh. UNIT-V Women and Employment: Factories Act. 23. Law and Social Change in India. Law Relating to Sexual Harassment at Working Place. Prescribed Books: 1. Women & children in Post-Constitution Period. Law relating to Prevention of Immoral Trafficking in Women Act. Paras Dewan. Women and Social Legislation: Dowry Prohibition Law. Inheritance under Muslim Law. Outraging the Modesty of Women. Right of Women to be Guardian of her minor sons and daughters. UNIT-II Different Personal Laws.

Course contents: UNIT I Historical perspectives of International Trade. 4. World Trade Organization-Objectives. 5.Towards Gender Justice. Law on Carriage of goods by sea. Frustration of Contract. Marine Insurance and kinds. COURSE-IV: OPTIONAL – VI: LAW RELATING TO INTERNATIONAL TRADE Objectives: International trade has assumed great importance in 21st century and its regulation under law has become a necessity to prevent exploitation of the weaker people. S. Shaukat Nasir.Report of Committee on the Status of Women (Govt. Foreign Collaboration and Investment Policy. Students of law should have understanding of these developments. Foreign Institutional . Criminal Procedure Code. Foreign Direct Investment in Industries and Governing Policies. Container transport.Dumping. Acceptance and Rejection of Goods.Sathe.sanitary measures. S. UNCITRAL. 3. Trade Related Investment Measures(TRIMs). of India) Chapter IV and Section IV. Relevant Provisions of Constitution of India. UNIT IV Exports – Insurance of Goods in Transit. National Commission on Women Act. Anti. GATT (1947-1994). Licensing of Export and Imports. 1990.3. 5. Product liability. Subsidies and Countervailing Measures. This course is worked out to provide the future lawyers basic inputs in the area of international trade law.125. Relevant Provisions of Indian Penal Code. Structure. Reference material: 1. 2.Muslim Women and their Rights. Matrimonial Property. UNIT III International Sales of Goods Formation and Performance of International Contracts. Tariffs and Safeguard measures.Position of Women in Hindu Law. Towards Equality. UNIT II Technical Barriers to Trade. Various Forms and Standardization of Terms. Dwarka Nath Mitter. Pre-Shipment Inspection. A new legal regime to regulate international trade is emerging. General Conclusions and Recommendations. Invoices and packing. 4. 6. Most Favored Nation Treatment and National Treatment. Sanitary and Phyto. Dispute Settlement Process. land and air.P. Power. Institutions – UNCTAD. UNIT V Laws Governing Finance and Investments.Private Members Bill Introduced in Parliament.

Rajiv Jain. 4. legislatures and parliament. trial and appellate advocates.International Trade Law. Each Moot court exercise shall carry 10 marks. Myneni S. local self government and other such bodies as the university may stipulate. 5.2 The student shall make written submission on behalf of the party for whom he makes oral advocacy as assigned by the course teacher.R.Written submission: 5 marks.Investors (FIIs): Investment by Non-resident Indians (NRIs) and Overseas Corporate Bodies (OCBs). companies.Peter Stone . the internship shall not be for a period of more than four weeks continuously in an academic year. course) during the entire course under NGO. which shall be divided as under: . Foreign Collaboration Agreement.1 Each student shall participate in at least 3 moot courts. Indira Carr.for oral advocacy: 5 marks. C. This component may be planned to be part of the internship. other legal functionaries. However. Prescribed Books: 1.3 The written submissions for the three moot courts shall be neatly written on one side of the bond size papers and bound together with a certificate signed by the course . legal regulatory authorities. . 1. Eastern Law House Note: The course teacher should down load the latest materials from the net and impart the information to the students. Further they should imbibe the skills of client interviewing. Singhania.Foreign Collaborations and Investment in India: Law and Procedures.B. 6. 3. They should be exposed to real court experience. Jayanta Bagachi – World Trade Organisation: An Indian Perspective.Export Trade: The Law and Practice of International Trade. Clive M Schmithoff. 1. The students should familiarize themselves with the various stages of trial in civil and criminal cases. Foreign Companies and Foreign Nationals in India. and .The World Trade Organization. 2.Foreign Technology Agreement. market institutions. Moot Courts are simulation exercises geared up to endow students with facility in preparation of written submissions and planning. COURSE-V: CLINICAL COURSE-IV: MOOT COURT EXERCISE AND INTERNSHIP Objectives: This course is designed to hone advocacy skills in the students. law firms. Each student enrolled in 3 year course shall undergo an internship for minimum 12 weeks (20 weeks for 5 year LL. Course contents: Moot Court (30 marks) 1. organising and marshalling arguments in the given time so as to convince the presiding officer.Guide on Foreign Collaboration: Policies and Procedures.

This shall be recorded in a diary.4 The cover shall indicate the name of the examination. subject.5 Client Interviewing (30 marks) 1. The student shall maintain a record and enter the various steps observed during their attendance on different days in the court.teacher and the principal to the effect that it is the bonafide work of the concerned student. and the center code number.1 1. 1. The cover page shall indicate the name of the examination.1 Each student shall observe two session of client interviewing at the Lawyer’s Office/Legal Aid Office and record the proceedings in a diary.4 1. The record shall be valued for 30 marks. It will carry a certificate by the course teacher and principal to the effect that it is the bonafide work of the concerned student. seat number. 1.3 1. subject. seat number and the center code number. which shall carry 10 marks. The record shall be neatly written on one side of the bond size paper and bound. Each student shall further observe the preparation of documents and court papers by the Advocate and the procedure for the filing of the suit/petition. seat number and the center code number. The Diaries shall be neatly written on one side of bond size papers and bound with a certificate signed by the course teacher and the Principal to the effect that it is the bonafide work of the concerned student.2 1. The viva shall be conducted by the Principal of the college and the course teacher.2 1. If internship is with an Authority wherein trial observation and client interviewing is not possible.4 Viva (10 marks) At the end of the semester. Observation of Trial (30 marks) 1.3 Each student shall attend trial in two cases one civil and one criminal in the course of last to or three years. The cover page of thee diary shall indicate the name of the examination. the student shall undertake these exercises separately and it shall be evaluated by the course teacher. Method of assessment: The submissions of Moot courts shall be valued by the course teacher. the student shall appear for a viva voce. The diaries relating to trial observation and client interviewing and pre-trial preparations shall be valued by the professional under whose supervision the student has completed internship and the course teacher if it is so planned. which shall carry 15 marks. . subject. 1. which shall carry 15 marks.

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