9th - 11th March, 2018
Government Law College, Mumbai
It gives us immense pleasure to present to you the
9th Government Law College International Law Summit, 2018 organized by
the Students for the Promotion of International Law (SPIL), Government
Law College, Mumbai.
The Summit is scheduled to be organized from
the 9th ' 11th of March, 2018. The Theme for the Summit, 2018,
is 'International Humanitarian Law'.
Government Law College enjoys the distinction of
being the oldest law school in Asia and has since its inception in 1855,
essayed a seminal role in the evolution of the legal and judicial landscape of
Taking cognizance of the immense relevance of
growing transnational interactions, SPIL, Mumbai has undertaken the task of
promoting international law and facilitating an empirical study, which rises
beyond the realms of mere textual knowledge.
The Summit, which began as an academic forum for
propagation of International Law within the college, is today an eclectic mix
of a key note addresses, seminars, workshops,
a Panel Discussion, a Call for Papers and two
novel competitions ' the Judgment Deliberation CompetitionŠ and
the Treaty Appreciation CompetitionŠ, which were both conceived
within the portals of Government Law College.
Our associations with premier institutions such as the International
Law Student Association (ILSA), Chicago and the Indian
Society of International Law (ISIL), New Delhi, have only added
to our credentials, and have ensured interest and participation from reputed
law schools across the world.
Having said that, the success the Summit has
enjoyed must also be attributed to organizations from across the corporate
and legal spectrum, who have been associated with the Summit, such
as Reliance Industries Ltd., Mulla & Mulla and Craigie
Blunt & Caroe, AZB & Partners, Nishith Desai
Associates, Baker McKenzie, USA,
Economic Laws Practice, and Crawford
Bayley & Co to name a few.
The Summit has been graced by the august presence
of experts in various fields of International Law, who have participated in the
Summit in varying capacities, ranging from delivering key note addresses, to
lectures, to judging rounds of the competitions.
GLC Summit 2017
Supported by the World Trade
Organization (WTO), Geneva, the Summit last year was a tremendous success.Click HERE to know more.
The winners of the Judgment Deliberation Competition of the 8th Government Law
College International Law Summit, 2017 are Indian Law Society's Law College,
The same has
been erroneously (typographical error) reported to be Symbiosis Law School. We
regret the inconvenience caused.
An Invitation to the 9th Government Law College
International Law Summit, 2018, comprising of other relevant details, may be
deadlines for the competitions in the Summit have been extended and the dates
mentioned herein will precede the Invitation. The deadline for submission for
Call for Papers has been further extended to 16th February, 2018. The
deadline for registration of Judgment Deliberation Competition and Treaty
Appreciation Competition has been further extended till 16th of February, 2018.
The Summit functions in a two pronged manner '
catering to, corporate-firms and students. The Summit offers corporates an
opportunity to address vast audiences comprising members of the legal
fraternity, their clients, corporates, and students from the best law schools
from across the world.
SPIL and Government Law College, Mumbai look
forward to hosting students and professionals from legal as well as other
backgrounds, and will cherish the opportunity to engage with like-minded
individuals, as we celebrate the joyous exploration of the many nuances of
International Humanitarian Law
We are glad to announce SCC Online as
our Knowledge Partner for this edition of the Summit.
Participants who have successfully completed the registration process shall be
provided with one month's access to the Online Web Edition of SCC.
For any queries regarding the Summit, kindly mail us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Alternatively, you may contact: Avirup
Mandal: +91 88281 65365; or Dikshita Baruah: +91 84866 45548.