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#BookRecommendation – Tomorrow’s Lawyers: An Introduction to Your Future

Tomorrow’s Lawyers: An Introduction to Your Future by by Richard Susskind     Tomorrow’s Lawyers predicts that we are at the beginning of a period of fundamental transformation in law: a time in which we will see greater change than we… Continue Reading →

#BookRecommendation – Making Your Case: The Art of Persuading Judges

Making Your Case: The Art of Persuading Judges by Antonin Scalia and Bryan A. Garner   In their professional lives courtroom lawyers must do these two things well: speak persuasively and write persuasively. In this noteworthy book, two of the… Continue Reading →

#BookRecommendation – Loophole Games

Loophole Games by Smarak Swain   This book reveals loopholes available within ambit of law, used by corporate in legal ways to avoid paying taxes. All abusive tax avoidance structures have been brought together here in a single book. There… Continue Reading →

Understanding Mandatory Mediation under the Commercial Courts Ordinance

The Commercial Courts Commercial Division and Commercial Appellate Division of High Court (Amendment) Ordinance of 2018, dated May 03, 2018, has inserted section 12A to the Commercial Courts Act, 2015, contemplating pre-institution mediation and settlement, before the filing of any… Continue Reading →

#BookRecommendation: #SportsLaw in India

Sports Law in India: Policy, Regulation and Commercialisation (SAGE Law) by Lovely Dasgupta and Shameek Sen   Sports is probably one of the greatest instruments of social cohesion in today’s conflict-stricken world. It has grown from being just an activity for leisure to… Continue Reading →

#BookRecommendation – 48 Laws of Power

48 Laws of Power by Robert Green Although, the name suggests it to be a book for a lawyer; it isn’t. The book is the best text for personality development. Written by Robert Green the book states 48 laws of power,… Continue Reading →

#BookRecommendation – How to Argue & Win Every Time: At Home, At Work, In Court, Everywhere, Everyday

How to Argue & Win Every Time: At Home, At Work, In Court, Everywhere, Everyday by Gerry Spence   Gerry Spence, one of the noted trial lawyer of America, penned down this commendable book. In his book, Spence states that… Continue Reading →

#BookRecommendation – How to Argue & Win Every Time: At Home, At Work, In Court, Everywhere, Everyday

How to Argue & Win Every Time: At Home, At Work, In Court, Everywhere, Everyday by Gerry Spence About Book: Gerry Spence, one of the noted trial lawyer of America, penned down this commendable book. In his book, Spence states that… Continue Reading →

#KathuaRapeCase: SC Issues Notice to J&K Lawyers and Bar Association

The Supreme Court has taken suo motu cognizance of contentious Kathua rape and murder case. In the heinous crime an 8 eight year old girl was brutally raped and murdered in the District of Kathua in Jammu and Kashmir. The intensity of… Continue Reading →

Essential Legal Words for Drafting – Part 3

Preclude – prevent from happening; make impossible. Prejudiced – harm or injury that results or may result from some action or judgement. Prima facie – on the face of it. Promulgation – to make known by open declaration; publish; proclaim… Continue Reading →

#BookRecommendation – Alternative Dispute Resolution: The Indian Perspective

Alternative Dispute Resolution: The Indian Perspective by Shashank Garg   Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) is a mechanism to resolve disputes outside the courtroom through mediation, arbitration, negotiation and conciliation. With the rapidly changing business and commerce landscape, the demand for… Continue Reading →

Essential Legal Words for Drafting – Part 2

Erect –rigidly upright or straight. Erudite – learned. Estoppel – the principle which precludes a person from asserting something contrary to what is implied by a previous action or statement of that person or by a previous pertinent judicial determination…. Continue Reading →

Part 2: Becoming a #Mediator

Part 2: Becoming a Mediator Understanding road map to become a Mediator. What is mediation? Mediation is a technique of facilitating dialogue or discussion between disputing parties with a neutral third party i.e. a mediator, for bringing a mutual resolution… Continue Reading →

Part 1 – Becoming a #Mediator

Part 1: Becoming a Mediator Understanding road map to become a Mediator. What is mediation? Mediation is a technique of facilitating dialogue or discussion between disputing parties with a neutral third party i.e. a mediator, for bringing a mutual resolution… Continue Reading →

Part 1 – Essential Legal Words for Drafting

Accentuating – More noticeable. Accustomed – Customary; usual. Ad hoc – created or done for a particular purpose as necessary. Advent – arrival of a notable person or thing. Aequitas – Equity i.e. fair or just according to natural law…. Continue Reading →

#BookRecommendation – Law as a Career

Law as a Career by Tanuj Kalia About the Book: Are you a school student thinking of pursuing law as a career? Are you a law student wondering how to succeed in the legal world? If yes, this book is for… Continue Reading →

Mediation and Arbitration: What You Need To Know

Many court cases (especially civil cases) are handled out of court with both parties coming to an agreement and settling on a sum to stop the litigation. Mediation puts you in control of the results. LegalYou can help you opt… Continue Reading →

Exploring Mediation

Is going to court the best way out for any legal matter? Or, is there a better alternative? And how will the legal industry look like in the next 5 years? Let’s find out in this special feature where Prerna… Continue Reading →

What if Conflicts were not Bad?

Very interesting TedxTalk on Conflict. It deals with the question: What if Conflicts were not Bad? It talks about mediation without labeling it. The important shift from trying to manage people with the conflict to ensuring there is a process… Continue Reading →

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