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.

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

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

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

P. 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. Verma .Rights of indemnity holder – Commencement of the indemnifier’s liability – Contract of Guarantee – Definition. Nature and Scope – Difference between contract of indemnity and Guarantee – Rights of surety – Discharge of Surety – Extent of Surety’s liability – Co-surety. 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 . 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. Warranties and Conditions . UNIT – III Indian Partnership Act – Definition – Nature.Indian Contract Act . Nature and Scope . Prescribed Books: Avtar Singh . Principles of Protection against the possibility of exploitation – Judicial Approach to such Contracts – Exemption Clauses – Clash between two standard forms of contracts. 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.Course contents: UNIT – I Contract of Indemnity – Documents/Agreements of Indemnity .Law of Contract Hire Purchase Act Reference Books: Pollock and Mulla . Form and contents of Hire Purchase Agreements.Definition.The Law of Partnership in India Saharay H. K .Law of Contract J.Standard Form of Contracts: Nature. Advantages – Unilateral Character.

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

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

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

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

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

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

2. Authorities under the Act (Chapter II) to be read with chapters II B. Simon Ball Stuart Bell . Relevant Bare Acts/Notifications.Environmental Law. 1947: Historical Aspects-Master and slave relationship-Industrial revolution-Laissez-faire state-Impact of Constitution on Labour provision. 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.Handbook on Environmental Laws. 1947: Lay-off –Retrenchment-Closure . Further. 1923.1948. The importance of ensuring the health. Act. the objectives underlying the Factories Act. E. Shantha Kumar. its importance and also constitutional basis for the same in India. 1948. Further. Further. Sanjay Upadhyay and Videh Upadhyay . the objectives underlying the Industrial Employment (Standing Orders) Act.Introduction to Environmental Law. Definition and law relating to Appropriate Government. the machinery provided for protecting the interests of workers. III and IV Adjudication and Arbitration. Restrictions on the right of the employer- .Workman.S.Unfair Labour Practices and Role of Government. the employees provident fund Act. the students are to be acquainted with the Industrial relations framework in our country.1952 are to be studied with a view to acquaint the students with various rights and benefits available to the workmen under the legislations. safety and welfare of the workmen and social assistance and social Insurance Schemes under various legislations are to be emphasised. 1926.I Introduction to Law of Industrial Disputes Act. Strikes and Lock-out UNIT –II Industrial Disputes Act. 4. It is necessary to know the concept of social security.Industry-Industrial Dispute. The main theme underlying the Programme is to critically examine the provisions in the Trade Unions Act. The main theme underlying the Programme is to critically examine the provisions in the Workmen’s Compensation Act. 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.Reference Books: 1. S.Award and settlement. COURSE-II: LABOUR LAW Objectives: In this course. Course contents: UNIT. the machineries contemplated under the provisions of the Industrial Disputes Act for the prevention and settlement of Industrial Disputes. the students are to be acquainted with Social Security Frame-work prevailing in our Country. 3. Further.I.

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

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

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

Dias – Jurisprudence Reference Books: W. intention. Kinds.Wrongful act: Damnum Sine Injuria. Lunatic. Possession: Idea of Ownership. negligence and recklessness. Mahajan – Jurisprudence and Legal Theory Paton – Jurisprudence Edgar Bodenheimer – Jurisprudence COURSE-V: Objective: Professions are noble. The Bar should live up to the expectations of the society. The trust reposed by the society in profession is to be zealously guarded. vicarious liability. fact and discretion .Civil and Criminal Administration of Justice . 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. 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. kinds of Ownership. Precedent and Custom . 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. Minor. mens rea. The movement of all professions. The society has a right to expect of the professionals such ideal behaviour. Course contents: CLINICAL COURSE-I: PROFESSIONAL PROFESSIONAL ACCOUNTING SYSTEM ETHICS AND .A Comparative study UNIT – IV Legal Concepts: Right and Duty. M. questions of law. Difference between Possession and Ownership. causation. UNIT – V Liability: Conditions for imposing liability . strict liability. malice. Same is true of the law profession also. D.Justice and its kinds . hitherto.UNIT – II Functions and purpose of law. Drunken and Dead Persons. R. The Bar should set enviable standards of ethics and scrupulously adhere to them as also enforce them. organization to consolidation and consolidation to autonomy and monopoly. Meaning of Right in its wider sense. W. Friedman – Legal Theory V. Status of the Unborn.Theories of Punishment and Secondary functions of the Court. UNIT – III Sources of Law: Legislation. Prescribed Books: Fitzgerald – Salmond on Jurisprudence. has been from chaos to organization. Nature of Personality. obligation.

Union of India.16/88 BCI Tr. AIR 1989 SC 245. 6. 3 &4) (Vol. Duty to the self. In Re an Advocate. 3. 20/94 BCI Tr. 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 DC Appeal No. In Re Vinay Chandra Mishra. D. Case No. 5. Chandra Shekhar Soni v.V.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 . 8.19/93 BCI Tr. Conduct in court. UNIT-IV Selected opinions of the Bar council of India 1. Duty to the client. P.UNIT-I The legal profession and its responsibilities. 7. Bar Council of Rajasthan and Others. Case No. D. Salient features of the Advocates Act. AIR 1976 SC 242. etc. 3 &4) (Vol. 9.Goplan and others. AIR 2003 SC 739. 4. Privileges of a lawyer.52/89 BCI Tr. 1995 (Vol-I) IBR 118.B.127/88 BCI Tr..J.1) (Vol. 3. Professional conduct in general. AIR 1983 SC 1012. 76/95 DC Appeal No. 1972 Selected major judgments of the Supreme Court: 1. 4. Duty to the profession. Case No. The disciplinary committee of Bar Council of Maharastra and Another.Dabholkar.39/89 BCI Tr. Harish Uppal v.1) (Vol.104/90 BCI Tr. AIR 1998 SC 1895.Kanikaram. UNIT-III Contempt of Court Act.1) (Vol.18/91 DC Appeal No.1) (Vol.C. 1961. Case No.1) (Vol. 3 &4) (Vol. M. An Advocate. Supreme Court Bar Association v. AIR1964 SC 244. In the matter of D. 8/94 DC Appeal No.43/96 DC Appeal No. Case No. Case No. 3 &4) (Vol.Ratnam v. Case No. AIR 1972 SC 46. Case No. Ex-Capt. Case No. Bar Council Of Maharastra v. 2.1) (Vol. 1) (Vol. V.Rangadurai v. AIR 1956 SC 102. The equipment of the lawyer.40/91 DC Appeal No. 2. Duty to the public and the state.24/90 DC Appeal No.2/88 1998 1998 1998 1997 1997 1997 1997 1996 1996 1996 1994 1992 1992 1992 1989 1989 (Vol.39/87 BCI Tr. 1 & 2) (Vol. 3 &4) (Vol. Duty to the opponent. Union of India. UNIT-II Duty to the court. 3 &4) (Vol. AIR 1979 SC 201. 16/93 BCI Tr. 10. N.1) (Vol.Mirzan v.

16/86 DC Appeal No. Trial balance and final accounts. Case No. Case No. 3 &4) (Vol.52/88 DC Appeal No.33/86 DC Appeal No. Case No.12/86 BCI Tr.2) (Vol.14/80 DC Appeal No.2) (Vol.40/86 DC Appeal No.24/87 DC Appeal No.41/86 DC Appeal No. .10/86 &10A/86 DC Appeal No. Case No. 3 &4) (Vol.4) (Vol. double entry system.2) (Vol. journal and ledger Elementary aspects of bookkeeping: Meaning.3) (Vol.7/86 DC Appeal No. 3 &4) (Vol.2) (Vol.7/81 DC Appeal No.2) (Vol.6/81 BCI Tr.The Cash book.1& 2) (Vol.Journal proper especially with reference to client’s accounts.3) (Vol.64/74 DC Appeal No.6/84 BCI Tr.1& 2) (Vol. Case No. journal.3& 4) (Vol. 3 &4) (Vol. Case No.30/84 DC Appeal No.14/88 BCI Tr. 3 &4) (Vol.2) (Vol. 3 &4) (Vol.3/88 BCI Tr.Books of accounts that need to be maintained. Case No. Case No.43/82 DC Appeal No. 3 &4) (Vol.1& 2) (Vol.23/87 DC Appeal No.101/88 DC Appeal No.29/81 DC Appeal No.46/86 DC Appeal No. 3 &4) (Vol.23/88 DC Appeal No.2) (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.45/74 DC Appeal No. Case No.1& 2) (Vol.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.2) (Vol.35/87 BCI Tr.2/80 BCI Tr.27/88 BCI Tr.Cash Book.10/88 DC Appeal No. closing of accounts The cash and bulk transaction.28/86 DC Appeal No.3) (Vol.41/87 BCI Tr.24/86 DC Appeal No. 1 &2) (Vol. 3 &4) (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.2) (Vol.2) (Vol.4) (Vol.Commercial mathematics. Case No. 3 &4) (Vol.21/85 BCI Tr. 3 &4) (Vol.10/86 BCI Tr.2) (Vol. object. Case No. Case No.Ledger.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Suits: Jurisdiction of the civil courts. written statements. The course also includes law of limitation. inspection and production of documents (O.27). and the connected matters. Interest and Costs (Sec. UNIT – II Institution of suits and summons: (Sec. definition.17) . Course contents: UNIT – I Civil Procedure Code Introduction.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. 22 to 25). 26.Adjournment (O. 28.9).Counter claim. 91 to 93). extent and its application. ambassadors (Sec.Defences. 27. UNIT – IV Suits in particular cases.Suits of civil nature (Sec. Pleading: Fundamental rules of pleadings. Place of Suits (Ss. 35A.30). 10.First hearing and framing of issues (O.14) .18) . 0.10 and O. 30 to 74. B). UNIT – III Appearance and examination of parties (O. 79 to 82.5).9. 34.Mode of execution. 11 and 12).Misjoinder of causes of action. Parties to the suit (O.Power of executing court. Distinction between procedural law and substantive law.21): General principal of execution.History of the code. 13. The course teacher shall endeavour to familiarise the students with the case papers (like plaints.Multifariousness. 14).12 and O. Suits by or against minors .Kinds of jurisdiction-Bar on suits.Admission and affidavit (O. marriage-Insolvency of the parties (O. Suits by or against Governments (Sec. Suits relating to public matters (Sec. 35.4 and Sec.Discovery. misjoinder and non-joinder of parties. Suits by or against firms (O.) involved in civil cases and touch upon the provisions of Evidence Act wherever necessary. c) Sale. etc. Interlocutory applications.11 & O.22) . Foreign Judgment (Sec. This course is designed to acquaint the students with the various stages through which a civil case passes through.13) .Set off.Withdrawal and compromise of suits (O. Suits by aliens and by or against foreign rulers. O.20).a) Arrest and detention. V SEMESTER: COURSE-I: CIVIL PROCEDURE CODE AND LIMITATION ACT Objectives: Study of procedural law is important for a Law student. Doctrine of Res sub judice and Res judicata (Sec.19) .Transfer of decrees for execution. O.Plaint and Written Statement. 15 to 20). Execution (Sec.Return and rejection of plaint. 31 and O. 85 to 87). b) Attachment.Death.23) Judgment and Decree (O. O. Transfer of Cases (Ss. 1): Joinder.

115.26). Caveat (Sec. Appeals (Ss. How to obtain patent. 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. The creations of the human brain as IP are required to be understood and protected. Course contents: UNIT I Introductory Aspects: Overview of the concept of property. Suits by indigent persons (O. Inter-pleader suits (Sec. Biotech patents and patentability of life forms. Sanjiwa Rao . Rights and obligations of patentee. C. O. Register of patents and Patent Office. Reference.Civil Procedure Code. Appointment of receivers (O. Prescribed Books: Mulla . O. 45).Civil Procedure Code. Object of patent.35). Industrial property and non-industrial property. 144. 43. 149.Review and Revision (Ss.40).e. and familiarize the learners about the documentation and administrative procedures relating to IPR in India. M. What is patent and definition of patent. Intellectual Property is one of the fastest growing subjects all over the globe because of its significance and importance in the present era. The course is designed with a view to create IPR consciousness. 42. O. Karnataka Civil Rules of Practice – Bare Act. Arrest before judgment and attachments before judgment (O. Government use of inventions. K. Temporary injunctions (O. Scope and salient features of patent. The subject Intellectual Property Law divided into two Papers namely Paper – I and Paper .II of 100 marks each. Reference Books: P. Specification – Provisional and complete specification. . Product patent and Process patent.A). O. Interim Orders. Transfer of Patent Rights.Inherent powers of the court (Ss. Infringement of Patents. 88. 151). UNIT –V Limitation Act. 114.46). 148.and unsound persons (O.33). History of Patent protections. Procedure for patent applications. 113. Takwani . Historical background of IPR.Civil Procedure Code. Commissions (Sec. O.38). 90 to 109. Different forms of IP and its conceptual analysis. Disseminate information on national and international IPR issues.39).41. Bakshi . Patents: Introduction and overview of patent protection. 75. Offences and Penalties. Importance of human creativity in present scenario. 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”.46.32).Civil Procedure Code.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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. State Biodiversity Board. Salient features of Biological Diversity Act. P. Disseminate information on national and international IPR issues. Course contents: UNIT I Indian Copyright Law: Introduction and overview of copyright: History of the concept of copyright and related rights. Sarangi. Bio piracy. Term of copyright. Lal – Direct Taxes. G. Musical works. Rights conferred by copyright.Students Handbook on Income Tax Law. Datey . Jain and Anand Jain. 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. Assignment. Computer software and copyright protection. S. transmission and relinquishment of copyright. and familiarize the learners about the documentation and administrative procedures relating to IPR in India. 3. . Functions and powers of Biodiversity Authority. Sound recordings. Regulation of access to Biological Diversity. The course is designed with a view to create IPR consciousness. The creations of the human brain as IP are required to be understood and protected. Sharad Bhargava.Practice and Planning. K. Literary work. 5. National Biodiversity Authority.Systematic Approach to Income – Tax and Sales –tax. V. Artistic works.Income Tax for Students. Balachandran.Indirect Taxes. Author and ownership of copyright. Biological resources and traditional knowledge. T. Malik. Goyal. Meaning and scope of Biological Diversity. C Malhotra and Dr. Manoharan. J. 8. Subject matter of copyright. H.Commentaaaries of Customs Act. N. B. 2. Girish Ahuja and Ravi Gupta. Biodiversity Management Committee and its functions.II of 100 marks each.Law of Central Sales Tax in India. V. S.Indirect taxes.Introduction to Indian Tax System and Central Excise Law and Procedure. Reference Books: 1. B. 7.Direct Taxes.e. The subject Intellectual Property Law divided into two Papers namely Paper – I and Paper . Dramatic work. Cinematographic films.Law and Practice. Remedies against infringement of copyright UNIT II Biological Diversity Law: Introduction and overview of Biological Diversity. 4. Nature of copyright: Salient features of Copyright Act. 9. Biological Diversity concerns and issues. 6. Infringement of copyright. Dr. intellectual property is one of the fastest growing subjects all over the globe because of its significance and importance in the present era. P. L.

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

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

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

Relevant Provisions of Constitution of India. 1990. UNIT IV Exports – Insurance of Goods in Transit.Sathe. Course contents: UNIT I Historical perspectives of International Trade.Dumping. A new legal regime to regulate international trade is emerging. of India) Chapter IV and Section IV.3. Foreign Direct Investment in Industries and Governing Policies. 2. UNIT III International Sales of Goods Formation and Performance of International Contracts. Shaukat Nasir. Tariffs and Safeguard measures. Pre-Shipment Inspection. Relevant Provisions of Indian Penal Code. 3. Power.Towards Gender Justice. Towards Equality. Students of law should have understanding of these developments. UNIT II Technical Barriers to Trade.Report of Committee on the Status of Women (Govt. S. Product liability. 4. Institutions – UNCTAD. 6.P.sanitary measures. Structure. Sanitary and Phyto. World Trade Organization-Objectives. Anti. This course is worked out to provide the future lawyers basic inputs in the area of international trade law. UNIT V Laws Governing Finance and Investments.Private Members Bill Introduced in Parliament. S. General Conclusions and Recommendations. Criminal Procedure Code. Foreign Collaboration and Investment Policy. Subsidies and Countervailing Measures. Acceptance and Rejection of Goods. Trade Related Investment Measures(TRIMs). Foreign Institutional . Marine Insurance and kinds. land and air. Dwarka Nath Mitter. Law on Carriage of goods by sea. Dispute Settlement Process. Matrimonial Property. Frustration of Contract. 5. Reference material: 1. Various Forms and Standardization of Terms.Muslim Women and their Rights. Invoices and packing. 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. National Commission on Women Act. UNCITRAL. Container transport. 5. 4. Licensing of Export and Imports. Most Favored Nation Treatment and National Treatment.125. GATT (1947-1994).Position of Women in Hindu Law.

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

The record shall be neatly written on one side of the bond size paper and bound. Method of assessment: The submissions of Moot courts shall be valued by the course teacher.2 1. . The cover page shall indicate the name of the examination. subject. It will carry a certificate by the course teacher and principal to the effect that it is the bonafide work of the concerned student. subject. which shall carry 15 marks. seat number and the center code number.5 Client Interviewing (30 marks) 1. and the center code number. 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. 1.4 Viva (10 marks) At the end of the semester. which shall carry 10 marks. This shall be recorded in a diary. The viva shall be conducted by the Principal of the college and the course teacher. the student shall undertake these exercises separately and it shall be evaluated by the course teacher. The student shall maintain a record and enter the various steps observed during their attendance on different days in the court. If internship is with an Authority wherein trial observation and client interviewing is not possible. The cover page of thee diary shall indicate the name of the examination. 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. the student shall appear for a viva voce.1 1.3 1. 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. The record shall be valued for 30 marks.4 1.1 Each student shall observe two session of client interviewing at the Lawyer’s Office/Legal Aid Office and record the proceedings in a diary.3 Each student shall attend trial in two cases one civil and one criminal in the course of last to or three years. subject. seat number. 1. Observation of Trial (30 marks) 1.4 The cover shall indicate the name of the examination. 1. seat number and the center code number. which shall carry 15 marks.2 1.teacher and the principal to the effect that it is the bonafide work of the concerned student.

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