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Press Note Year Wise
Press Note - 2019
Press Note No. Press Notes
62/2019 GNLU signs MoU with Tata Institute of Social Sciences for academic collaboration
61/2019 International Conference on The Role of UNCITRAL in Harmonization of Commercial Laws Inaugurated at Gujarat National Law University
60/2019 Gujarat National Law University hosts Alumni Meet in New Delhi
59/2019 GNLU Student bags two most prestigious global scholarships
58/2019 Constitution Day celebrated at GNLU
57/2019 GNLU Alumnus receives National Entrepreneurship Award 2019
56/2019 16 GNLU alumni among 197 selected for appointment in Rajasthan Judicial Service
55/2019 GNLU Student receives a Prestigious Rhodes Scholarship for 2020
54/2019 First meeting of the Gujarat Law Deans Forum held at GNLU
53/2019 GNLU signs MOU with IPPO
52/2019 GNLU launches a new Centre of Excellence for Disability Studies
51/2019 Play “The Great Trial” depicting Mahatma Gandhi’s sedition trial in 1922 staged at GNLU
50/2019 Cyborg citizen – person or property? Consent or commodification? Debate on law, technology and ethics
49/2019 Three GNLU students win the prestigious Aditya Birla Scholarship
48/2019 Dr Ram Manohar Lohiya National Law University, Lucknow wins the NHRC-GNLU National Moot Court Competition
47/2019 Cultural Rights of Local Population and Influx of Illegal Migrants and Refugees: NHRC-GNLU National Moot Court Competition inaugurated at GNLU
46/2019 Gujarat National Law University organised a Blood Donation Camp
45/2019 GNLU organized an interactive session on the Road to Value Proposition for Startups
44/2019 Rajiv Gandhi School of Intellectual Property Law (IIT Kharagpur) wins the GNLU Moot on Securities and Investment Law
43/2019 GNLU Moot on Securities and Investment Law inaugurated
42/2019 GNLU Workshop on “Me, Us and Them”
41/2019 Symposium on “Conservation of Biodiversity in India held at GNLU
40/2019 GNLU Model United Nations 2019
39/2019 GNLU hosts 4th edition of Model United Nations from Sept 06 to 08, 2019
38/2019 GNLU launches a new Centre of Excellence for Air and Space Law
37/2019 Air and Space Law Academy 2019 inaugurated at GNLU
36/2019 Free Symposium on Conservation of Biodiversity in India
35/2019 GNLU to organise 4th Edition of Air and Space Law Academy 2019
34/2019 National University of Juridical Sciences, Kolkata emerges winner in the GNLU Debate 2019
33/2019 The GNLU Debate 2019
32/2019 Certificate Course on “Cross-Border Challenges in Corporate Law” inaugurated at GNLU
31/2019 Certificate Course on "EU Competition Law" inaugurated at GNLU
30/2019 Prof Gary Marchant's Lecture on Blockchain and Future Challenges
29/2019 GNLU celebrates the 16th Foundation Day
28/2019 GNLU-incubated Start-up receives an Award
27/2019 GNLU & Osaka University establish International Joint Lab on South Asian Comparative Study at Osaka University
26/2019 GNLU signs an MOU with the Oldest Law School in the USA
25/2019 Prof. Dr S. Shantha Kumar appointed as the GNLU Director
24/2019 GNLU Brand Breaks Record of Job Placement 49 Students graduating next year already placed
23/2019 Three GNLU students selected for the LAMP Fellowship To be mentored by a Member of Parliament for a period of 10-11 months
22/2019 GNLU organized a Guest Lecture on Accessibility and inclusivity Followed by A dialogue in the Dark: See the World of the Visually Impaired
21/2019 Open House with Shri Tapan Misra, Senior Advisor to the ISRO Chairman "Indian Human Space Programme and its legal implications"
20/2019 GNLU organizes a Symposium on Competition Advocacy In collaboration with the Competition Commission of India
19/2019 The government of India awards grant to GNLU to conduct research on ‘Bail Reforms in the Context of Under Trial Women Prisoners’
18/2019 GNLU student invited to the World Justice Forum VI with a waiver of participation Fee
17/2019 GNLU Students won the Antitrust Law Moot Court Competition
16/2019 Capacity Building Workshop on Biological Diversity Laws and Rules at GNLU
15/2019 Two GNLU Students challenge the constitutional validity of provisions relating to restitution of conjugal rights: SC refers the petition to a three-judge Bench
14/2019 National Conference on Backlog of Cases & Court Management Organized by Gujarat National Law University, Gandhinagar under the aegis of Department of Justice, Ministry of Law, Government of India
13/2019 GNLU Open House with Mr Anand Grover, Senior Advocate, Supreme Court of India: Laws must be based on Dignity
12/2019 Exuberance-2019 The Fourth National B Plan Competition at GNLU
11/2019 School of Law, Christ University lifts the trophy at the GNLU International Moot Court Competition in International Trade Law
10/2019 GNLU Incubatee, Law Briefs, Launches its first ebook titled “The Landmark Corruption Trial in India” based on the famous disproportionate asset case of Former Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu, Late Shri J. Jayalalithaa
09/2019 National Film Making Competition on Entrepreneurship & Start-ups Organized by GNLU
08/2019 Interactive session at GNLU: Philosophy and Practice of Non-Violence
07/2019 56 teams, including 11 international teams, participate in the GNLU International Moot Court Competition 2019
06/2019 Workshop on Building Consent Culture: Preventing Sexual Harassment
05/2019 Justice League, the annual sports festival of GNLU, inaugurated on Feb 06.
04/2019 GNLU hosts Ninth Convocation
03/2019 GNLU: Ninth Convocation on Sunday, 27th January
02/2019 Exuberance-2019: Fourth National B Plan Competition at GNLU
01/2019 One Day Symposium on Laws Related to Women and Influencing Factors
Press Note - 2018
Press Note No. Press Notes
48/2018 First-ever Innovative Workshop on Professional Legal Ethics by GNLU
47/2018 2018 UNCITRAL Asia Pacific Day
46/2018 GNLU Graduate becomes the first Indian lawyer to be chosen as a Schwarzman Scholar
45/2018 Programme on Forest Laws and Related Legal & Administrative Framework organized at GNLU
44/2018 GNLU-Incubated startup set to increase Legal Literacy among Indians-Launches Free Online Certificate Courses
43/2018 Marking the 70th Year of Adoption of the Constitution at Gujarat Raj Bhavan in collaboration with the GNLU
42/2018 GNLU selected for the establishment of IPR Chair by the Government of India
41/2018 Guest Lecture on ‘Taxation Issues in Mergers & Acquisitions’ at GNLU
40/2018 Release of the Inaugural Issue of the GNLU Journal of Law & Economics
39/2018 Certificate Course on "Patent Law Practices in the United States, India and China" inaugurated at GNLU
38/2018 GNLU Dean Dr Ravindra Kumar Singh has been awarded the Education Leadership Award
37/2018 Arbitration Accreditation Programme conducted at GNLU
36/2018 Aadhaar defanged but not destroyed, says Mr. Shyam Divan at Open House at GNLU
35/2018 Two GNLU students win the prestigious Aditya Birla Scholarship
34/2018 Placement of Batch 2013-18, Five-Year integrated undergraduate programme in Law
33/2018 Certificate Course on Law and Business of Entertainment Inaugurated at GNLU
32/2018 Programme on Advanced Applied Statistics for Legal Studies at GNLU
31/2018 4th GNLU Moot on Securities and Investment Law
30/2018 GNLU Legal Services Committee "Blood Donation and Free Health Check-Up Camp", 5th September, 2018
29/2018 GNLU Air and Space Law Academy inaugurated at GNLU
28/2018 GNLU organizes a Certificate Course on “Economics of Constitutional Law”
27/2018 Joint National Seminar on Police Structuring – Enhancing Lean and Effective Institution under the aegis of Police Academia Interaction Forum (PAIF) on Tuesday, August 21, 2018.
26/2018 GNLU creating a niche for itself in the field of International Commercial Arbitration
25/2018 GNLU Sustains Litigation Support to Graduating Students for the fourth Consecutive year
24/2018 India’s first Sports Law Academy on Corruption in International Sport inaugurated at GNLU
23/2018 GNLU welcomes the New Batch of Integrated LLB, LLM and MBA (FMBL) Programme
22/2018 Indian Ambassador to Japan delivers a lecture at GNLU
21/2018 GNLU Faculty to participate in International Law Seminar with a UN Fellowship
20/2018 GNLU Alumna wins the prestigious Hauser Global The Sixth ever Indian to receive the Scholarship Scholarship
19/2018 Forum on ‘GoG funded GNLU Projects: Research Outputs 2018’ graced by Hon’ble Minister Bhupendrasinh Chudasama
18/2018 GNLU: Trilateral Training Programme on "Investigation and Trials in Justice Delivery System"
17/2018 Four GNLU students selected for the LAMP Fellowship To be mentored by a Member of Parliament for a period of 10-11 months
16/2018 Panel Discussion in collaboration with UNICEF: Migrating from Problems to Solutions: Rights of Migrant Women and Children
15/2018 Symposium on Convergence of Private International Law in IPR and Cyber Law
14/2018 GNLU Training Programme for Police Officers: Confronting the Security Challenges by Police Organization and Problem Oriented Policing, March 28, 2018
13/2018 GNLU Team wins the prestigious Red Cross International Humanitarian Law Moot held in Hong Kong
12/2018 GNLU International Conference on Banking & Finance, March 17-18, 2018
11/2018 GNLU organizes 7th Edition of the International Maritime Academy In collaboration with the U.S. Naval War College
10/2018 "Banking Regulatory Powers should be Ownership Neutral" Dr Urjit Patel, Governor, Reserve Bank of India, Delivers Special Lecture at GNLU ( Copy of Special Lecture by Dr. Urjit Patel )
09/2018 Behavioural Aspects of Law and Justice Conference for District Judges by GNLU-Harvard Law School-Michigan Law School-FLAME University
08/2018 GNLU organized a Certificate Course on Economics of Regulation and Globalisation
07/2018 Promoting Arbitration – GNLU Offers Cost-Free Arbitration Facility Centre
06/2018 Training Programme on Applied Statistics using IBM SPSS Statistics for Legal Studies
05/2018 40th All India Criminology Conference at GNLU
04/2018 Open House with Prof. Raphael Cohen-Almagor
03/2018 GNLU-GIFT Knowledge Series Round-Table on "Using Dispute Resolution through the Singapore International Arbitration Centre at the GIFT"
02/2018 We have to think big, but also remain inclusive: His Excellency Ambassador (Retd.) Mr. Eric Gonsalves addresses the GNLU Students
Press Note - 2017
Press Note No. Press Notes
91/2017 16 Law and Inter-Disciplinary Research Projects under Progress at GNLU
91/2017 Sameer Rashid Bhat becomes first Rhodes Scholar from the GNLU
90/2017 GNLU Acquires Lloyd's Shipping and Maritime Law Reports from 1919 to 2016
89/2017 GNLU-CAM Pioneers Ethics for Resurgence in Legal Thinking and Legal Action
88/2017 GNLU Organises Second Edition of GNLU Air and Space Law Academy, 2017
87/2017 Credit Course on Intelligence & Security
86/2017 Workshop on Online Social-Surfing
85/2017 GNLU’s 14th Foundation Day
84/2017 Distinguished Lecture Series: Address by His Excellency Ambassador (Retd.) Mr. Rengaraj Viswanathan Former Ambassador of India to Argentina, Uruguay and Paraguay on 'Latin America and Indian Foreign Policy'
82/2017 GNLU in Collaboration with Archeological Survey of India organizes National Exhibition on Retrieved Antiquities of India from Abroad by Government of India & One day Workshop on Heritage Law: Prevention of Illicit Trafficking of Cultural Property on 18 April 2017 World Heritage Day 18 April 2017
81/2017 GNLU Research Mission Gets Boost - Endowment of Two Chairs
80/2017 GNLU International Maritime Academy 2017 Update 15-22 April 2017. Maritime Industry, Naval Power and Marine Environment. Ambassador K. Bhagirath, IORA Secretary-General; Vice-Admiral A. K. Chawla, Chief of Personnel Indian Navy and Admiral Robin Dhowan, former Chief of Naval Staff of India to inaugurate the 2017 Edition
79/2017 GNLU Hosts 8th Convocation
78/2017 GNLU organizes Special Lecture on "Legal Implications of Trump's Administration in USA"
77/2017 GNLU organizes Special Lecture on 'Legal Implications of Trump's Administration'
76/2017 GNLU organizes Panel Discussion on 'Emerging Trends in Intellectual Property Laws with reference to Patent Laws of India and United States'
75/2017 GNLU organizes the 3rd Justice League, 2017 from 11th to 13th February 2017
74/2017 Former Chief Justice of Supreme Court of Sri Lanka engages students during the Foreign Law Certificate Course at GNLU
73/2017 GNLU organizes a Certificate Course on “Global Financial Regulatory System (GFRS)” from 9th – 13th February, 2017
72/2017 Panel Discussion held at GNLU in Collaboration with UNICEF on the Theme Gender Equality Breaking Barriers
71/2017 GNLU -UNICEF Panel Discussion
70/2017 GNLU Organises the 9th GNLU International Moot Court Competition
69/2017 GNLU - GUJCOST Chair Organises National Seminar on IP
68/2017 Top Law Firms of India Deliberates on Reforms in Commercial Laws and Ease of Doing Business in India at GNLU
66/2017 Global Recognition for GNLU Faculty Members for their Scholastic Excellence
65/2017 Three Day Certificate Course on ‘Gaming Laws’ by GNLU Centre for Sports and Entertainment Law from 20th - 22nd January, 2017
64/2017 Military Law and Justice 2017 Academy begins at GNLU
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