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Faculty Profile

TYAGI, Divya Dr
Ph.D. (Law), LL.M, LL.B.
Assistant Professor of Law

Email: dtyagi@gnlu.ac.in

Phone : (+91) - +91 -79-23276611/23276612

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Fax : (+91) - 91 -79-23276613

Teaching / Research Experience

Teaching Experience

  • UG - Securities and Investment Law, Air and Space Law, Law Poverty and Development, Administrative Law, Jurisprudence 
  • PG (LLM) – Securities Law, Investment Law, Corporate Law 
  • MBA – Securities and Investment Law, Company Law and Practice 
Area of Research/Interest

Areas of General Interest

  • Environmental Law; Human Rights Law; Science, Technology and Law 

Current Research Interest

  • Corporate Law, Securities Law, Investment Law, Air and Space Law
Publication

Book Chapters

  • Chapter titled 'Strengthening the Accountability of Auditors through the Instrumentality of Companies Act 2013: Mapping the Transformation? in Bimal N Patel, Dharmishta Raval and Mamata Biswal (eds,) 'The Companies Act 2013: Key Conceptual Transformation' (Universal Law Publishing, LexisNexis 2017).

Journal Articles

  • Published a paper titled ‘Quest for Binding Legal Framework for Regulation of TNCs for Violation of Right to Clean and Healthy Environment: Is the Opportunity Really Lost and that too Forever?’ Vol. 8 (1) GNLU Journal of Law, Development and Politics, April 2018, 30-46 (ISSN – 0975-0193).
  • 'Who Failed Nature - States or MNCs or Both?: An Overview of the Evolutionary Trends in Emerging International Regime' (April 2016) Vol. 6 (1) GNLU Journal of Law, Development and Politics 01-24.
  • ‘Irretrievable Breakdown of Marriage as a ground of Divorce: Time for Parliament to Intervene’ (2009) Vol. XXXVI  Indian Bar Review 125-142.
  • ‘Socio-Economic Rights in India - Democracy Taking Roots’, Journal of Law and Politics in Africa, Asia and Latin America, 42 (2009) 527-551 (co-author).
Conference / Seminar / Workshop

Paper Presentation


Conferences

  • Presented paper titled 'Regulatory Framework for First Indian IFSC: A Quest for Shaping the Gift from GIFT' in National Conference on 'Regulatory Challenges to Businesses in India - 2019' organised by Maharashtra National Law University, Mumbai on 11 April 2019.
  • Participated in “Futuristic Technology Exhibition” and Space Exhibition titled “Beyond Earth: The Future of Space Exploration” organised by the Department of Science and Technology, Government of Gujarat as part of Vibrant Gujarat 2019 (9th Global Summit) at Science City, Ahmedabad on 17 January 2019.
  • Participated in International Seminar on the theme “GIFT International Financial Services Centre: A New Financial Gateway of India” organised by GIFT - IFSC as part of Vibrant Gujarat Global Summit 2019 on 18 January 2019.
  • Participated in One Day Symposium on “Laws Related to Women and Influencing Factors” organised by GNLU LexTech  (Science Technology & Law) Club & Gender Sensitization Committee with the support from Gujarat State Commission for Women on 5 January 2019 at GNLU.
  • Presented a paper titled ‘Evolution of Space Law: Engagements Beyond the Border into the Unknown’ in a Two Day International Conference on ‘Identity and the Politics of Security, Sovereignty and the Challenges of World Politics’ organised by the GNLU Centre for Foreign Policy and Security Studies in collaborative partnership with The Jadavpur Association of International Relations (JAIR), Kolkata and Indian Council of World Affairs (ICWA), New Delhi, on 15th and 16th September 2018.
  • Presented a paper titled "Reddening of Green Forests: Naxal Menace, Indian Response and the Way Ahead" in the Second National Conference on Law and Justice organised by School of Law, Auro University on 27 – 28 September 2014.
  • Presented a paper titled "War of Terror" vs. "War on Terror" in the Era of Human rights: Strike the just Balance for Indians in Two day "International Conference on Contemporary Issues and Challenges of Human Rights in the Era of Globalization" organised by Gujarat Law Society, Ahmedabad, on 02 – 03 August 2014.
  • Presented a paper titled organized NBI-PNB Merger: Inhuman Treatment of Human Resource in Conference on "International Banking & Finance: Issues, Challenges & Solutions" organized by GNLU Centre for Banking Investment & Taxation, Gujarat National Law University, on 22 July 2012.

Seminars

  • Presented a paper titled ‘Reality Check on Realty Sector Regulator: Time for RERA to Roar’ in the International Seminar on ‘Latest Developments in Corporate Legal Affairs’ organised by UPES School of Law, Dehradun, Uttarakhand, India on 1st & 2nd November 2018.
  • Presented a paper titled 'TNCs and Fundamental Rights in India: Compulsions Despite being Supreme Court' in UGC Sponsored Two Days National Seminar on "Evaluating the Six and Half Decades of The Constitution of India and the Changing Roles of the Constitutional Institutions" organized by University School of Law, Gujarat University on 22 – 23 October 2016.
  • Presented a paper titled "Whose business is this business": UN brokered marriage between Business and Human Rights at the "National Seminar on UN @ 70: Urgent Need for Reforms to Retain Vitality and Relevance in the Ever Changing World" organized by the Centre for Foreign Policy and Security Studies, Gujarat National Law University, Gandhinagar on 19-20 February 2016.
  • Presented a paper titled "Inhumane Transnational Corporations in the Era of Human Rights: Complexities and Elusiveness of the Regulatory Regime" in UGC sponsored National Seminar on "New Dimensions of Law in 21st Century" conducted by University School of Law, Gujarat University, Ahmedabad, Gujarat on 17 - 18 January 2015.
  • Presented a paper titled Accountability of Auditors in Post-Satyam India: Plugging the Regulatory Loopholes in two-day National Seminar on "Role of Regulatory Agencies in Developing Business Laws in India" organized by National University of Study and Research in Law, Ranchi on 07 – 08 September 2013.

Participation

Conference

  • Participated in International Conference on “GIFT IFSC - Emerging International Financial Services Centre Globally” organized by GIFT IFSC on 07 December 2018.

Workshops

  • Participated in the "Two Days National Workshop on Ethical Issues and Use of Anti Plagiarism Tools for Research Integrity" held at INFLIBNET Centre, Gandhinagar on 29-30 April 2015
Capacity Building Training Programmes

Organised


Training Programmes

  • Convener of “GNLU Air and Space Law Academy 2016” organized by Gujarat National Law University in collaboration with Institute of Air & Space Law, University of Cologne from 16 - 22 September 2017.
  • Convener of “GNLU Air and Space Law Academy 2016” organized by Gujarat National Law University in collaboration with Institute of Air & Space Law, University of Cologne and Forum for Integrated National Security on 14 – 23 September 2016.
  • Coordinator of One day National Conference on "Strengthening Participatory Democracy and Good Governance" (Pre-Summit Event of the Vibrant Gujarat National Education Summit 2014 'Towards Educating Young India') organised by Gujarat National Law University in Collaboration with Knowledge Consortium of Gujarat, Government of Gujarat on 05 January, 2014.
  • Coordinator of GNLU International Conference on "Modern Corporate Laws: Understanding The Dynamism" - Within & Beyond The Legal Boundaries” organized by Gujarat National Law University on 05 – 06 October 2013.

Participated


Orientation Programmes

  • Participated in UGC Sponsored Orientation Programme organised by Academic Staff College, Gujarat University, Ahmedabad, from 02 – 29 June 2014.
  • Participated in National Workshop on Research Methodology in Legal and Interdisciplinary Field organised by Gujarat National Law University from 05 – 09 September 2012.

Faculty Development Programmes

  • Participated in Faculty Development Programme organised by Gujarat National Law University from 16 – 21May 2016. 
Visiting Faculty/Guest Lectures/Keynote Address
  • Chaired a Technical Session on 'Banking and Finance Regulations' in the National Conference on 'Regulatory Challenges to Businesses in India - 2019' organised by Maharashtra National Law University, Mumbai on 11 April 2019.
  • Delivered Expert Lecture on the topic ‘Corporate Social Responsibility of MNCs towards Environment’ in School of Law, Auro University, Surat on 16 February 2018.
  • Delivered lecture as resource person on ‘Role of SEBI in Developing IFSC’ in GNLU-GIFT Certificate Course on 'Business Regulations on International Financial Services Centre' 08 – 12  January 2018 Certificate Course on IFSC .
Other Accomplishments

Technical Session Chaired/Co-Chaired:

  • Chaired a Technical Session during the International Seminar on ‘Latest Developments in Corporate Legal Affairs’ organised by UPES School of Law, Dehradun, Uttarakhand, India on 1st & 2nd November 2018.