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.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Unfair Labour Practices and Role of Government. Authorities under the Act (Chapter II) to be read with chapters II B. Shantha Kumar. E. its importance and also constitutional basis for the same in India. The main theme underlying the Programme is to critically examine the provisions in the Trade Unions Act. COURSE-II: LABOUR LAW Objectives: In this course. Definition and law relating to Appropriate Government. 1926. 1947: Historical Aspects-Master and slave relationship-Industrial revolution-Laissez-faire state-Impact of Constitution on Labour provision.Environmental Law. Further. 1923. The main theme underlying the Programme is to critically examine the provisions in the Workmen’s Compensation Act. Act.I. Relevant Bare Acts/Notifications. the students are to be acquainted with Social Security Frame-work prevailing in our Country. Simon Ball Stuart Bell . the machinery provided for protecting the interests of workers. 3. Strikes and Lock-out UNIT –II Industrial Disputes Act. 2.I Introduction to Law of Industrial Disputes Act. the machineries contemplated under the provisions of the Industrial Disputes Act for the prevention and settlement of Industrial Disputes. Further. 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.Industry-Industrial Dispute.Handbook on Environmental Laws. the objectives underlying the Factories Act. The importance of ensuring the health. 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. the employees provident fund Act. the students are to be acquainted with the Industrial relations framework in our country. 1948. safety and welfare of the workmen and social assistance and social Insurance Schemes under various legislations are to be emphasised. It is necessary to know the concept of social security. 4.Award and settlement.Workman.Introduction to Environmental Law.Reference Books: 1.1948. III and IV Adjudication and Arbitration. Sanjay Upadhyay and Videh Upadhyay . Restrictions on the right of the employer- . Course contents: UNIT. the objectives underlying the Industrial Employment (Standing Orders) Act.1952 are to be studied with a view to acquaint the students with various rights and benefits available to the workmen under the legislations. S. Further. Further. 1947: Lay-off –Retrenchment-Closure .S.

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

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

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

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

1) (Vol. AIR1964 SC 244.1) (Vol. 1995 (Vol-I) IBR 118. Bar Council of Rajasthan and Others.V. Duty to the profession.Goplan and others. Duty to the public and the state. 3 &4) (Vol. Case No.40/91 DC Appeal No. 2.Dabholkar. D. UNIT-III Contempt of Court Act. 3 &4) (Vol. Case No. An Advocate.24/90 DC Appeal No.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 . In Re Vinay Chandra Mishra. Duty to the client. Privileges of a lawyer. Ex-Capt. The equipment of the lawyer.Ratnam v. V.Kanikaram.39/89 BCI Tr. Case No.104/90 BCI Tr. N. 6. 8. AIR 1989 SC 245. 1 & 2) (Vol. AIR 1956 SC 102.Rangadurai v. In Re an Advocate. 2. Case No. The disciplinary committee of Bar Council of Maharastra and Another.19/93 BCI Tr. AIR 1998 SC 1895.16/88 BCI Tr. AIR 1972 SC 46. 10. Case No. Case No. AIR 1976 SC 242. 3 &4) (Vol. M.UNIT-I The legal profession and its responsibilities. In the matter of D. 7. 20/94 BCI Tr. 3 &4) (Vol. AIR 1983 SC 1012. Supreme Court Bar Association v. 16/93 BCI Tr.B. AIR 2003 SC 739. Duty to the opponent.1) (Vol.2/88 1998 1998 1998 1997 1997 1997 1997 1996 1996 1996 1994 1992 1992 1992 1989 1989 (Vol. Harish Uppal v. 8/94 DC Appeal No. 1972 Selected major judgments of the Supreme Court: 1. Professional conduct in general. Case No.. AIR 1979 SC 201. 9. 1961. Conduct in court. Chandra Shekhar Soni v. UNIT-IV Selected opinions of the Bar council of India 1.43/96 DC Appeal No. etc.1) (Vol.J. Case No. 4. Duty to the self. Union of India. Bar Council Of Maharastra v. Case No.1) (Vol.127/88 BCI Tr. D. 3.Mirzan v. 3 &4) (Vol. 5. 76/95 DC Appeal No. 3 &4) (Vol. 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 DC Appeal No.18/91 DC Appeal No. 1) (Vol.C.39/87 BCI Tr. Salient features of the Advocates Act. P. 4. UNIT-II Duty to the court.1) (Vol. 3.1) (Vol.52/89 BCI Tr. Union of India.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

28.Counter claim. Suits: Jurisdiction of the civil courts.Withdrawal and compromise of suits (O. UNIT – IV Suits in particular cases. 14). The course teacher shall endeavour to familiarise the students with the case papers (like plaints. 0.21): General principal of execution.5). This course is designed to acquaint the students with the various stages through which a civil case passes through.) involved in civil cases and touch upon the provisions of Evidence Act wherever necessary. b) Attachment. 13.12 and O. 22 to 25). B). 27. Suits relating to public matters (Sec. Foreign Judgment (Sec.Mode of Assessment: There will be an end of the semester examination for 60 marks and 40 marks to be awarded by the course teacher for four exercises at the rate of 10 marks for each of the exercise. O.10 and O.19) . Suits by or against firms (O. UNIT – III Appearance and examination of parties (O. Course contents: UNIT – I Civil Procedure Code Introduction. UNIT – II Institution of suits and summons: (Sec.13) .27). 31 and O.Plaint and Written Statement. written statements. 11 and 12). definition.18) . O. Execution (Sec. V SEMESTER: COURSE-I: CIVIL PROCEDURE CODE AND LIMITATION ACT Objectives: Study of procedural law is important for a Law student. 91 to 93). etc.Return and rejection of plaint. 30 to 74. 35A.23) Judgment and Decree (O.30). 1): Joinder. misjoinder and non-joinder of parties.22) . 35. Pleading: Fundamental rules of pleadings. Transfer of Cases (Ss. inspection and production of documents (O.Transfer of decrees for execution. 26.17) . Suits by or against Governments (Sec. ambassadors (Sec. 85 to 87). Parties to the suit (O. marriage-Insolvency of the parties (O. O.Misjoinder of causes of action.Power of executing court.Suits of civil nature (Sec.a) Arrest and detention.9.Adjournment (O. Suits by aliens and by or against foreign rulers.Set off.Kinds of jurisdiction-Bar on suits. Suits by or against minors .Mode of execution.4 and Sec. and the connected matters.History of the code. c) Sale. Interlocutory applications. 10. 79 to 82. 34. Place of Suits (Ss.Discovery. extent and its application.20).Admission and affidavit (O.14) . 15 to 20). The course also includes law of limitation.First hearing and framing of issues (O.Death.9).Multifariousness.11 & O. Doctrine of Res sub judice and Res judicata (Sec.Defences. Interest and Costs (Sec. Distinction between procedural law and substantive law.

Specification – Provisional and complete specification. Inter-pleader suits (Sec.II of 100 marks each. Transfer of Patent Rights. Intellectual Property is one of the fastest growing subjects all over the globe because of its significance and importance in the present era. C.40). Rights and obligations of patentee. The subject Intellectual Property Law divided into two Papers namely Paper – I and Paper .Civil Procedure Code. Arrest before judgment and attachments before judgment (O.39). Patents: Introduction and overview of patent protection. Appointment of receivers (O. Reference.e. 148. 43. 149.46). Offences and Penalties.Inherent powers of the court (Ss. Scope and salient features of patent. O. Disseminate information on national and international IPR issues. History of Patent protections. O. Biotech patents and patentability of life forms. What is patent and definition of patent. O. Different forms of IP and its conceptual analysis. Historical background of IPR. Caveat (Sec. 113. Takwani . .38). Infringement of Patents.Civil Procedure Code. O. 45). 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”. Bakshi . O.Review and Revision (Ss. 151). and familiarize the learners about the documentation and administrative procedures relating to IPR in India. 115.26). 88. Reference Books: P. 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.Civil Procedure Code.41. K. Prescribed Books: Mulla . 114. Industrial property and non-industrial property. The course is designed with a view to create IPR consciousness. Course contents: UNIT I Introductory Aspects: Overview of the concept of property. The creations of the human brain as IP are required to be understood and protected. Government use of inventions.and unsound persons (O. Commissions (Sec. Sanjiwa Rao . Temporary injunctions (O. Importance of human creativity in present scenario.Civil Procedure Code.46. UNIT –V Limitation Act. 90 to 109. How to obtain patent.33). Object of patent. Karnataka Civil Rules of Practice – Bare Act.35). Suits by indigent persons (O. M. 42.A). Product patent and Process patent.32). Procedure for patent applications. 144. 75. Register of patents and Patent Office. Interim Orders. Appeals (Ss.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Course contents: UNIT I Historical perspectives of International Trade. Most Favored Nation Treatment and National Treatment. Frustration of Contract. 1990. World Trade Organization-Objectives. Institutions – UNCTAD. S.Private Members Bill Introduced in Parliament. Students of law should have understanding of these developments.P. 6. Relevant Provisions of Constitution of India. General Conclusions and Recommendations. UNCITRAL. GATT (1947-1994). Trade Related Investment Measures(TRIMs).Dumping. Foreign Direct Investment in Industries and Governing Policies. Container transport.sanitary measures.Sathe. Criminal Procedure Code. Anti. This course is worked out to provide the future lawyers basic inputs in the area of international trade law. Towards Equality. 2. Pre-Shipment Inspection. Matrimonial Property. Various Forms and Standardization of Terms. Product liability. S.Towards Gender Justice. Shaukat Nasir.Muslim Women and their Rights. A new legal regime to regulate international trade is emerging. Subsidies and Countervailing Measures. Foreign Collaboration and Investment Policy. land and air. UNIT V Laws Governing Finance and Investments. National Commission on Women Act. Law on Carriage of goods by sea. Sanitary and Phyto. 4. Invoices and packing.Position of Women in Hindu Law. Power. 5. Structure. 4. UNIT III International Sales of Goods Formation and Performance of International Contracts.3.125. Licensing of Export and Imports. UNIT II Technical Barriers to Trade. 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. Dispute Settlement Process. Dwarka Nath Mitter. Marine Insurance and kinds. UNIT IV Exports – Insurance of Goods in Transit. Relevant Provisions of Indian Penal Code. of India) Chapter IV and Section IV.Report of Committee on the Status of Women (Govt. 3. Tariffs and Safeguard measures. Reference material: 1. 5. Foreign Institutional . Acceptance and Rejection of Goods.

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

seat number and the center code number. The cover page of thee diary shall indicate the name of the examination. The record shall be valued for 30 marks.5 Client Interviewing (30 marks) 1. subject. If internship is with an Authority wherein trial observation and client interviewing is not possible. The viva shall be conducted by the Principal of the college and the course teacher. Observation of Trial (30 marks) 1. which shall carry 15 marks. and the center code number. 1. the student shall appear for a viva voce. Method of assessment: The submissions of Moot courts shall be valued by the course teacher.4 The cover shall indicate the name of the examination.2 1.1 1.2 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. .3 1.4 1. This shall be recorded in a diary. The record shall be neatly written on one side of the bond size paper and bound. which shall carry 15 marks. subject. the student shall undertake these exercises separately and it shall be evaluated by the course teacher. 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.teacher and the principal to the effect that it is the bonafide work of the concerned student.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.4 Viva (10 marks) At the end of the semester. 1. which shall carry 10 marks. subject. 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. 1. The student shall maintain a record and enter the various steps observed during their attendance on different days in the court. seat number. It will carry a certificate by the course teacher and principal to the effect that it is the bonafide work of the concerned student. seat number and the center code number. The cover page shall indicate the name of the examination.

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