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NEWS AND EVENTS OF YEAR 2020

NEWS AND EVENTS OF YEAR 2021

 

April 01, 2021

Prof. Mohan Gopal, Chairperson, National Court Management Systems and former Vice-Chancellor, NLSIU, Bangalore had an interaction with students and faculties of NLUJA, Assam.

March 22, 2021

NSS Unit of NLUJA, Assam organinsed an online event to reflect to water, water laws and waste management on the occassion of World Water Day.

The panelists of the event were Dr. Manjeri Subin Sundar Raj, former assistant professor of law at NLSIU, Bangalore and Supreme Court Lawyer and Shirshendu Sekhar Das, founder of The Midway Journey, a waste management startup.

March 15, 2021

NSS Unit of National Law University and Judicial Academy, Assam in collaboration with All Assam Law Students Association, Kamrup; AIESEC in Ahmedabad; and Assam Chamber of Commerce hosted "Consumers' Conclave: Emerging Trends in Consumer laws, E-Commerce, and Technology" on the occasion of World Consumer Rights Day.

The panelists were :

1. Adv. Navneet Kumar, Advocate, Supreme Court of India

2. Mr. Kalyan Kumar Barthakur, Retd. Assistant Director of Food Civil Supply and Consumer Affairs ;
Assam State General Secretary of Consumer Right Organization

3. Mr. Thangzakhup Tombing, Faculty of Law, NLU Assam

4. Adv. Mrinmoy Dutta, Advocate, Gauhati High Court
Head, Legal Cell, Assam Chamber of Commerce

The event was moderated by Aditya Trivedi, Student, NLU Assam.

March 08, 2021

NSS Unit of NLUJA, Assam in collaboration with AIESEC. Girlup Tezpur and IEM Kolkata hosted a panel discussion on "Young Women Leaders Dialogue" on the occasion of International Women's Day.

The Panelists were as follows:
1. Ankita Sharma
Country Leader UNMGCY,  AIESEC Global Volunteer in Egypt, and Student Journalist
2. Advocate Smeeksha Pandey
Advocate, Delhi High Court
Academician
3. Nupur Marwah
Former Delegate, Harvard Project for Asian and International Relations
Youth Rights Activist, New Delhi
4. Tvishi Trivedi
President, AIESEC in Ahmedabad
5. Doriyoli Bora
Young Environmentalist, Guwahati

Moderator - Gauri Goswami, Student, NLU Assam

March 02, 2021

The Chair on Intellectual Property Rights at National Law University and Judicial Academy, Assam (NLUJAA) hosted a webinar on "Protection of Semi-conductor Integrated Circuit Layout Designs" by Ojeswini Bondalapati, Patent Agent, Hyderabad. 53 participants from 38 institutes from all over India participated in the webinar.

The basics of electronic terminologies with respect to Diode, Transistor, Semi-conductor, Layout, Topography, Circuit and Integrated Circuit were introduced by the speaker.  The principle which led to India’s sui generis stem, to regulate the unfair market access as the driving force to stay away from extending the patent protections to Layout designs was presented. The same position in US which led to the USA enacting its 1984 Semi-conductor Protection Act(SCPA) was discussed.  The requirements, procedures and the final effect when protected by a design registration in the Semi-Conductor Integrated Circuit Layout Design Registry(SICLDR) of India was discussed. Licensing, assigning, appealing against Registrar’s orders and the ensuing Offenses and Penalties for transgression and innocent infringement were discussed.  Finally, the preference of the inventors to stay away from their design registration and trending case laws were discussed.

February 07, 2021
The NSS Unit of NLUJA, Assam in collaboration with the Centre for Wellness and Counseling, NLU Jodhpur hosted an Online Interactive Session on "Yoga and Mental Health" on 7th February 2021 at 12 PM. The session was conducted by Dr. Kush Panchal, an internationally acclaimed celebrity Yoga trainer.
February 02, 2021

The Chair on Intellectual Property Rights at National Law University and Judicial Academy, Assam (NLUJAA) hosted a webinar on "Ask me Anything about Patents" facilitated by the DIPP CIPAM IPR Chair Professor, NLUJAA, Dr. Sankar Sundaram.

The webinar was held in a question-answer format. The resource person was asked several practical questions on Patents such as, which inventions could or couldn’t be patented, who could apply for patents,
benefits of securing patents, modes of application filing, forms to be filled in a Patent Application, fees to be paid along with the application, post filing procedures done by the patent office, situations for submission of Divisional Patents, Patent of Addition and Bolar Provisions of the Indian Patent Office, circumstances for surrender of patents and revocation of patents, Pre-grant and Post-grant opposition, Compulsory Licensing and export of pharma products, Patent Infringement, Patent Search, legend of claim recitals. Landmark patent litigations were also discussed. A few questions were also put forward by the participants on how to pursue a career as a Patent Attorney, how to simplify the patent application procedures for a layperson,
and protection of patents through treaty systems. A feedback form was also sent to the participants and an overall positive response was received.

January 26, 2021

The NSS Unit of NLUJA Assam has celebrated the Republic Day function on January 26, 2021 at 11:00 AM, Prof (Dr.) Vijay Kumar, Vice Chancellor, National Institute Law University spoke on Indian Constitution.

Further an Essay Writing Competition was held at 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM for NSS volunteers.

January 12, 2021

NSS Unit of National Law University and Judicial Academy, Assam organised a Panel Discussion on "Importance of Youth Leadership" on the occasion of National Youth Day on January 12, 2021 Around 110 students attended the session.  The session was moderated by Mr. Aditya Trivedi, Student, NLU Assam. 

Esteemed Panelists: 

1. MrIrshad Ahmad, Member, International Council Of Jurists, London 

2. Mr. Ritwik Mehta, Country Leader, UNMGCY 

3. Ms. Jayati Garg, Convenor, Legal Aid and Awareness Committee, NLU Jodhpur 

4. Mr. Aditya Dave, Founder & CEO, LAARI 

5. Mr. Ashutosh Singh Thakur , Founder - Director, Young Thinkers' Forum

6. Mr. Lakshya Bharadwaj , Student, Master of Public Policy Administration,Ohio State University,USA

7. Mr. Yashvardhan Singh Roy, Graduated from University of Birmingham in International Law and Globalisation. Currently pursuing LPC LLM from University of Law , London