The Network for International Law Students (NILS) India is one of the many chapters of the international community that belongs to NILS. It is an independent, non-political, non-profit organization with an aim to promote, establish a cordial relationship between law students and lawyers across the country. Besides helping Indian law students get international exposure, it also helps international law students get acquainted with the legal scenario in India.
We invite law students to submit articles for the September issue of the NILS India Blog on any of the following contemporary legal issue.
1) Rohingya Crisis : Deportation of Rohingya Refugees to Myanmar-
a) violates fundamental rights to equality and to life, u/ Art 14 & 21 of the Constitution of India.
b) infringes International law, particularly the Principle of “Non-Refoulement.
2) UK- House of Lords & British Government : Whether measures against caste discrimination should be included in the Equality Act, 2010.
3) Jharkhand’s Anti-Conversion Bill.
4) DNA Based Technology (Use and Regulation) Bill, 2017.
5) How do torrenting sites influence creativity and copyright?
General Guidelines –
a) The authors are requested to not exceed the limit of 2000 words for their submission (including end notes).
b) Co-authorship is restricted to a maximum of two authors.
c) The articles must be unpublished and original. Any form of plagiarism is discouraged and shall result in disqualification of the entry for publication.
Formatting and Citation guidelines –
a) The body of the article shall be in Times New Roman, font size 12 with 1.5 line spacing.
b) The end notes shall conform to Bluebook 19th Edition rules of Citation.
The article should preferably contain endnotes (and not footnotes).
Submission guidelines –
a) All submissions must be e-mailed in Word Format (‘.doc’ or ‘.docx’) with the subject of the E-mail being “NILS India Blog | September Issue | Submission” to firstname.lastname@example.org
b) The body of the E-mail must mention the name of the author(s), contact number, academic year, Educational Institution of the author(s) and Title of the paper.
Deadline for Submission is October 13th, 2017, 11:59 P.M.
For any queries contact –
SHRESTH VARDHAN – 9726668356 | email@example.com