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.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Case No. Case No. Duty to the opponent. V. Union of India. 3 &4) (Vol. Duty to the public and the state. 1995 (Vol-I) IBR 118. Case No. Ex-Capt. Case No. AIR 2003 SC 739. 5. etc. Privileges of a lawyer. In the matter of D.40/91 DC Appeal No.. 4.1) (Vol. The disciplinary committee of Bar Council of Maharastra and Another. 4. Duty to the client.J. AIR 1983 SC 1012. M.104/90 BCI Tr. 3 &4) (Vol. Salient features of the Advocates Act.C.B. 1 & 2) (Vol. D.1) (Vol. In Re Vinay Chandra Mishra. 3.127/88 BCI Tr. 3 &4) (Vol. AIR 1976 SC 242. 76/95 DC Appeal No. Duty to the self. Case No. AIR 1979 SC 201.Rangadurai v.1) (Vol.UNIT-I The legal profession and its responsibilities. An Advocate. Case No.1) (Vol. AIR 1989 SC 245. AIR1964 SC 244. 6. 7.1) (Vol. UNIT-IV Selected opinions of the Bar council of India 1.Ratnam v. Bar Council Of Maharastra v. Chandra Shekhar Soni v. 2. Duty to the profession. P. Supreme Court Bar Association v.24/90 DC Appeal No. 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 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 . AIR 1956 SC 102. 10.Dabholkar. Bar Council of Rajasthan and Others. 2.39/87 BCI Tr. AIR 1998 SC 1895. 3 &4) (Vol. 1961. Case No. Conduct in court. 8. 20/94 BCI Tr.18/91 DC Appeal No. 9. Professional conduct in general.Mirzan v. 16/93 BCI Tr. UNIT-II Duty to the court.2/88 1998 1998 1998 1997 1997 1997 1997 1996 1996 1996 1994 1992 1992 1992 1989 1989 (Vol. Case No. In Re an Advocate.1) (Vol. 1972 Selected major judgments of the Supreme Court: 1. AIR 1972 SC 46. D. 8/94 DC Appeal No.39/89 BCI Tr. 3 &4) (Vol.52/89 BCI Tr. Union of India. The equipment of the lawyer. Case No.Goplan and others.43/96 DC Appeal No. UNIT-III Contempt of Court Act.1) (Vol. N.16/88 BCI Tr. 3 &4) (Vol.Kanikaram.V. 3.19/93 BCI Tr. Harish Uppal v. 1) (Vol.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Misjoinder of causes of action. 35.Discovery. The course teacher shall endeavour to familiarise the students with the case papers (like plaints. Pleading: Fundamental rules of pleadings.First hearing and framing of issues (O. Parties to the suit (O.30).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. 27.Plaint and Written Statement.14) .9).4 and Sec.Multifariousness. definition.Withdrawal and compromise of suits (O. O.) involved in civil cases and touch upon the provisions of Evidence Act wherever necessary. etc. Doctrine of Res sub judice and Res judicata (Sec. Course contents: UNIT – I Civil Procedure Code Introduction. Suits relating to public matters (Sec.21): General principal of execution.19) . UNIT – II Institution of suits and summons: (Sec.17) . Interest and Costs (Sec.Death. 22 to 25). 13.History of the code.23) Judgment and Decree (O. Distinction between procedural law and substantive law.Kinds of jurisdiction-Bar on suits.12 and O. 28. 79 to 82. b) Attachment. Suits by or against firms (O. Suits: Jurisdiction of the civil courts.Mode of execution. written statements.Suits of civil nature (Sec. Execution (Sec. Suits by aliens and by or against foreign rulers. V SEMESTER: COURSE-I: CIVIL PROCEDURE CODE AND LIMITATION ACT Objectives: Study of procedural law is important for a Law student. 15 to 20). 30 to 74.Set off. 34. Suits by or against minors . O. Foreign Judgment (Sec.22) .Adjournment (O.a) Arrest and detention.11 & O. UNIT – III Appearance and examination of parties (O. 0. Interlocutory applications.Return and rejection of plaint.Counter claim. 85 to 87). and the connected matters.Transfer of decrees for execution. extent and its application. marriage-Insolvency of the parties (O. Suits by or against Governments (Sec. 14).9. Transfer of Cases (Ss. O. misjoinder and non-joinder of parties. 11 and 12).Admission and affidavit (O. 10. 91 to 93). 1): Joinder.Defences. This course is designed to acquaint the students with the various stages through which a civil case passes through. 35A. Place of Suits (Ss.20). 26. The course also includes law of limitation.Power of executing court. ambassadors (Sec.18) .5).13) . 31 and O. UNIT – IV Suits in particular cases. B).27). c) Sale. inspection and production of documents (O.10 and O.

Appeals (Ss.Civil Procedure Code. 151). Product patent and Process patent. Takwani . Importance of human creativity in present scenario. Prescribed Books: Mulla . Temporary injunctions (O. Sanjiwa Rao . Register of patents and Patent Office. 43. The subject Intellectual Property Law divided into two Papers namely Paper – I and Paper . Interim Orders. O. and familiarize the learners about the documentation and administrative procedures relating to IPR in India. Transfer of Patent Rights. Course contents: UNIT I Introductory Aspects: Overview of the concept of property.46. Commissions (Sec. Caveat (Sec. How to obtain patent.40). 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. Intellectual Property is one of the fastest growing subjects all over the globe because of its significance and importance in the present era.Civil Procedure Code.e. 148. Infringement of Patents. O.26). 114. C. 42.35). Historical background of IPR. 149. Biotech patents and patentability of life forms.Inherent powers of the court (Ss. 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”. 45). Reference.39). Government use of inventions. Specification – Provisional and complete specification. Object of patent. Suits by indigent persons (O. The creations of the human brain as IP are required to be understood and protected. Bakshi .33).Civil Procedure Code.Review and Revision (Ss. Rights and obligations of patentee. 90 to 109.41.II of 100 marks each. 88.Civil Procedure Code. The course is designed with a view to create IPR consciousness. History of Patent protections. Scope and salient features of patent. What is patent and definition of patent. Different forms of IP and its conceptual analysis. Disseminate information on national and international IPR issues. O. Reference Books: P. M. Arrest before judgment and attachments before judgment (O. Karnataka Civil Rules of Practice – Bare Act. 144. Industrial property and non-industrial property. Patents: Introduction and overview of patent protection.38). K. Procedure for patent applications. Appointment of receivers (O. O.32). Offences and Penalties. 115. 75.and unsound persons (O. O. Inter-pleader suits (Sec. . UNIT –V Limitation Act. 113.46).A).

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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