Extension Lecture

Extension Lecture Series

Year 2017


Date:February 04, 2017
Topic:China's Impact on the Western Legal Tradition: A Preview from the Pearl River Delta
Speaker:Mr. Philip McConnaughay, Dean and Professor of Law, School of Transnational
Law and Vice Chancellor, Peking University Shenzhen Graduate School


Date:January 21, 2017
Topic: Role Profile of and Expectation from a General Counsel in a Corporate set up; 2.
Key Issues in Legal Governance, Risk Management and Compliance.
Speaker:Mr. Rajesh Mukhija, Vice President - General Counsel & Company Secretary, JCB India Ltd.


Date:January 10, 2017
Topic:Mr. Justice Koka Rao: A Judicial Personality To Be Remembered
Speaker:Mr. Justice P S Narayana, Former Judge, High Court of Andhra Pradesh and Member, Mahadayi Water Disputes Tribunal


Date:January 07, 2017
Topic:Role of General Counsel & Inputs on Corporate Governance
Speaker:Mr. S. Ramaswamy, Former, EVP-Group General Counsel, Escorts Ltd and Founder, Medha Advisors
Year 2016


Date: December 24, 2016
Topic: What It Takes To Be An IAS Officer
Speaker: Mr. Nagendra Pratap Singh (IAS), District Magistrate, Gautam Budh Nagar


Date: September 10, 2016
Topic: Insider’s Perspective of Legal Profession
Speaker:Mr. Gaurang Kanth, Managing Partner, Kanth and Associates


Date: August 23, 2016
Topic: Arbitration, No More Frustration
Speaker: Mr. Amit Mohaan Meharia, Managing Partner, MCO Legal


Date: August 17, 2016
Topic: How Law Universities Are Moving Paper-Less
Speaker: Mr. Eric Gonzalez, Head, Proview (Professional & Academic Grade eBook
Platform) Business Development Across GGO (Thomson Reuters’ emerging markets)


Date: August 06, 2016
Topic: In House Counsel's Perspective on Large Corporate TransactionsSpeaker: Mr. Rajeev Nair, Associate General Counsel, Hewlett-Packard


Date: July 23, 2016
Topic: New Opportunities in Legal Industry & How to Prepare for New Challenges
Speaker:Mr. Manish Modak Managing Partner, Astra Legal Associates LLP


Date: July 16, 2016
Topic: Contact Management, Compliance and Anti-Bribery and Anti-CorruptionSpeaker: Mr. Anupam Sharan, Director – Legal, Regulatory and Compliance at American Express


Date: July 16, 2016
Topic: Value systems in the legal system- mentors, firms, specialisation and MONEY! & (2) Opportunities in the legal profession in India- the economics of trends!
Speaker: Ms. Nayantara A Devaya, Reliance Jio Infocomm Limited


Date: July 09, 2016
Topic: Introduction to Legal Profession
Speaker:Ms. Gauri Rasgotra, Partner and Deputy Head, Cyril Amarchand Mangaldas,


Date: June 14,2016
Topic: Herbert Smith Freehills – Is it for you?
Speaker: Mr. Chris Parsons, Chairman, India Practice, Herbert Smith Freehills LLP


Date: April 16, 2016
Topic: Evidences with respect to Financial frauds
Speaker: Adv. Niraj Kumar Singh, Advocate, High Court of Delhi


Date: April 02, 2016
Topic: The Regulatory Framework of Foreign Exchange Management Act (FEMA)Speaker:Mr. J. P. Mishra, Deputy Director, Directorate of Enforcement, Ministry of Finance, Government of India.


Date: March 12, 2016
Topic: Competition Law Issues in Public Procurement
Speaker:Mr. Rahul Goel, Partner, Cyril Amarchand Mangaldas


Date: February 27, 2016
Topic: Infrastructure Laws: An Overview
Speaker: Mr. M G Ramachandran, Head, Ramachandran & Associates, Delhi


Date: February 27, 2016
Topic: Role of In-House Counsel
Speaker:Mr. Rajiv Arora, Chief Legal, Regulatory and Corporate Affairs (Sr. V.P.) at Bharti Infratel Ltd.


Date: February 6, 2016
Topic: What it takes to become an Advocate on Record, Supreme Court of India
Speaker: Mr. Sumit Attri, Partner and Advocate on Record with Cyril Amarchand Mangaldas, AOR, New Delhi


Date: January 23, 2016
Topic: Ethics – Key to one’s growth
Speaker: Ms. Shukla Wassan, Executive Director – Legal & Company Secretary of Hindustan Coca-Cola Beverages Pvt. Ltd and Chairperson of International Beverages Pvt. Ltd.


Date: January 23, 2016
Topic: Practical aspects of Laws affecting Mining and Metal companies
Speaker: Mr. Rajiv Choubey, Vice President & Company Secretary of Vedanta Limited


Date: January 16, 2016
Topic: New Developments in Criminal Procedure’
Speaker: Mr. N. Swaminathan, Head-Regulatory, Bharti Infratel Limited.
Year 2015


Date: September 26, 2015
Topic: Investigation under the competition act, 2002, & Principle of Natural Justice.Speaker: Dr. Vijay Kumar Aggarwal Partner, Seth Dua & Associates, Solicitors & Advocates


Date: September 19, 2015
Topic: Diversity of International Commercial Arbitration and the Indian Scenario -Speaker: Ms. Shweta Bharti Senior partner, Hammurabi & Solomon Advocates & Corporate Law Adviser


Date: September 12, 2015
Topic: Insight into Cross Border M&A - Key Focus to Indian Laws
Speaker: Ms. Manisha Chaudhary & Mr. Naveen Dahiya Managing Partner, UKCA And Partners & Advocates & Solicitors


Date: August 8,2015
Topic: Evolution of Competition Law in India
Speaker: Mr. Sukesh Mishra, Director (Law), Competition Commission of India


Date: August 01, 2015
Topic: The Proposed Replacement of Collegium System by National Judicial
Appointments Commission (NJAC) - Whether in the Interest of Independence of Judiciary or Not!
Speaker:Justice P S Narayan Former Judge High Court of Andhra Pradesh and Member, Mahadayi Water Disputes Tribunal


Date: July 25, 2015
Topic: Energy Laws in India
Speaker: Ms.Rimali Batra Senior Associate DSK Legal


Date: April 29, 2015
Topic: Studying Law in the UK
Speaker: Prof. Satvinder Juss, Professor, Kings College London


Date:April 15, 2015
Topic: Studying Law in the UK
Speaker: Ms. Elizabeth George Anderton, International Officer, College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences


Date: March 27, 2015
Topic: Environmental Justice in India with Special Emphasis on National Green Tribunal
Speaker: Dr. Gita Gill


Date: March 4, 2015
Topic: The most famous case in the world
Speaker: Prof. Richard Lewis


Date: February 25, 2015
Topic: GC’s Roles And Responsibilities With Specific Focus On Cross-Jurisdictional Operation
Speaker: Ms. Katherine Roseveare


Date: February 4, 2015
Topic: Additional Skills That Lawyers Need: Writing and Speaking to Meet Global Standards and Expectations
Speaker: Mr. Bruce Weitzman


Date: January 17, 2015
Topic: What it takes to be a Corporate Lawyers?
Speaker:Mr. Akshat Pande


Date: January 15, 2015
Topic: Competition Law-Intellectual Property Law Interface: Does it Affect Development?
Speaker:Dr. Sujitha Subramanian


Date: January 10, 2015
Topic: Criminal Trial - An Overall View
Speaker: Mr. A K Singh


Date: January 3, 2015
Topic: Options After Graduation in Law
Speaker: Mr. Rajat Prakash
Year 2014


Date: December 27, 2014
Topic: Inspiring People to Care for Wildlife - Naturally
Speaker: Adv. Anjana Gosain


Date: December 26, 2014
Topic: Criminal Justice System in India
Speaker: Adv. Geeta Luthra


Date: September 21-22, 2014
Topic: Roles & Responsibilities of In-House Counsel | IPR & Innovation | What do recruiters look for in a recruit
Speaker: Mr. Murali Neelakantan


Date: September 13, 2014
Topic: Jurisdiction of Courts and Cross Examination
Speaker: Mr. Sanjeev Sahay


Date: September 6, 2014
Topic: Legal Representation for Technology Companies Speaker: Mr. Apar Gupta


Date: September 3, 2014
Topic: Mr. Sidharrth Shankar
Speaker: Takeover Code, 2011: Definitive Agreements and Acquisition of Control


Date: August 22, 2014
Topic: Towards a Modern and Contemporary Food Law for India Speaker: Mr. Devdas Baliga


Date: August 9, 2014
Topic: Corporate Law vis a vis Corporate Social Responsibility Speaker: Mr. Nidhish Mehrotra


Date: August 07, 2014
Topic: Environmental Justice in India with Special Emphasis on National Green Tribunal
Speaker: Dr. Gita Gill


Date: August 2, 2014
Topic: Casually Colorful Corporate – Core Mantra for Future Speaker: Mr. Kaustuv Chatterjee


Date: July 26, 2014
Topic: Roles and Responsibility of In-House Counsel Speaker: Mr. Pulin Kumar


Date: July 19, 2014
Topic: A Practitioner’s Perspective on Advising Clients on Competition Law Speaker: Mr. Ravisekhar Nair


Date: March 26, 2014
Topic: Forms of Business
Speaker:Ms. Kanishka Tyagi


Date: February 22, 2014
Topic: Construction Contracts: Public-Private Partnership
Speaker: Mr. Santosh Kumar Pandey


Date: February 8, 2014
Topic: Media Regulation: Is Status Quo the Way Forward?
Speaker: Mr. Manoj Kumar


Date: February 4, 2014
Topic: Practice and Procedure for Collecting Evidence with Special Reference to (a)
Police Investigation; (b) Identification Parade, and (c) Confession and Dying declarationSpeaker: Dr. B N Ramesh


Date: January 25, 2014
Topic: Cybersquatting: What’s Law?
Speaker: Ms. 
Tia Malik, Partner


Date: January 11, 2014
Topic: The Competition Law In India--Its Growth And Impact
Speaker: Mr. 
Vinod Dhall


Date: January 8, 2014
Topic: Impact of legal and regulatory uncertainty on the Economy Speaker: Mr. 
Anand Prasad


Date: January 4, 2014
Topic: Importance Of Labour And Employment Laws In Today’s Time And The Need For The Reforms In The Labour Laws
Speaker: Mr. Gyanendra Kumar Mishra
Year 2013


Date: December 24, 2013
Topic: The Right to Information Act and its Usage and Implications for the Future of Democracy in India
Speaker: Ms. Deepak Sandhu


Date: September 27, 2013
Topic: The Law of Contracts – Theory and Practice
Speaker: Mr. 
Sidharrth Shankar


Date: September 26, 2013
Topic: Ancient Indian Jurisprudence vis a vis Modern Jurisprudence
Speaker: Hon’ble Mr. Justice Markandey Katju


Date: September 21, 2013
Topic: Television Broadcast Distribution in India
Speaker: Mr. Manish Gupta


Date: September 14, 2013
Topic: Dispute Resolution in Commercial Contacts
Speaker: Mr. Anup Kumar Srivastava


Date: August 31, 2013
Topic: Trademarks: Things you ought to know!Speaker: Ms. Meghana Mishra


Date: August 21, 2013
Topic: Law of Arbitration in India
Speaker: Mr. Vikas Goel


Date: August 16, 2013
Topic: 1. Are You A Good Lawyer and 2. Ethical Lawyering Speaker: Mr. Abhinav Mohindru


Date: August 10, 2013
Topic: In-house counsels – Role & Relevance
Speaker: Dr. Sanjeev Gemawat


Date: August 3, 2013
Topic: Media and Judiciary: Changing Dimensions of a Complex Relationship Speaker: Mr. Satya Prakash


Date: July 27, 2013
Topic: Drafting as a Skill
Speaker: Mr. Vikram Bhardwaj


Date: July 20, 2013
Topic: Advertising Laws
Speaker: Mr. Ish Bali


Date: April 23, 2013
Topic: Art of Conveyancing
Speaker: Mr. Russell Hewitson


Date: March 9, 2013
Topic: M&A Transactions Including Court Schemes And Related Laws Speaker: Mr. Inder Mohan Singh


Date: February 23, 2013
Topic: Competition Law - A Corporate Perspective
Speaker: Mr. Thakur Kiran Singh


Date:February 15, 2013
Topic: International Commercial Arbitration – An Imperfect Solution But The Best That We Have, If We Will It
Speaker: Mr. Herman Jeremiah


Date: February 09, 2013
Topic: Rome Statute of the International Criminal Court
Speaker: Mr. Arpit Batra


Date: February 02, 2013
Topic: Effective Contract Management
Speaker: Mr. Ajay Sawhney


Date: February 2, 2013
Topic: Changing Dimensions of Law and Interplay with BusinessSpeaker: Mr. Manish Lamba


Date: January 17, 2013
Topic: Oral Advocacy and Communications Skills: American PerspectiveSpeaker: Prof. Jennifer Copland


Date: January 12, 2013
Topic: Introduction to Private Equity
Speaker: Mr. 
Sidharrth Shankar
Year 2012


Date: October 6, 2012
Topic: The Nuts and Bolts of IP Rights and Laws
Speaker: Mr. M S Bharath


Date: September 29, 2012
Topic: Rule of Law – Separation of Powers and Overreach of Constitutional Institutions Speaker: Mr. Atul Sharma


Date: September 22, 2012
Topic: Information Technology Act and Rules: An Overview Speaker: Mr. Amitabh Lal Das


Date: September 22, 2012
Topic: Modernized Competition Regime in India: Understanding and Complying with the Indian Competition Act, 2002
Speaker: Mr. G R Bhatia


Date: September 21, 2012
Topic: Corporate Life skills
Speaker: Prof (Mrs.) Maya Chakravarti V


Date: September 15, 2012
Topic: Fundamental Rights
Speaker: Shri. R Venkatramani


Date: September 15, 2012
Topic: Succeeding in a Law Firm Environment
Speaker:Mr. Suhail Nathani


Date: September 11, 2012

Topic: Ms. Maura Brady Sharp
Speaker: Ethics, Compliance and Company Performance: Mixing Law and Business at MNCs


Date: September 8, 2012
Topic: Censorship on Internet
Speaker:Mr. Anupam Lal Das


Date: September 1, 2012
Topic: Case Study- Hague Convention on Collection of Evidence Abroad Speaker: Ms Jasleen K Oberoi


Date:August 25, 2012
Topic: Roles and Responsibility of In-House Counsel
Speaker: Mr. Pulin Kumar


Date:August 18, 2012
Topic: Transitioning from law school to first year associate – what is expected of you as a corporate lawyer
Speaker: Mr. Rajat Mukherjee


Date:August 17, 2012
Topic: Project Finance – Documenting the Deal
Speaker: Mr. Anjan Dasgupta


Date:August 08, 2012
Topic: Challenges in the State Bureaucracy
Speaker: Mr. Alok Kumar


Date:August 07, 2012
Topic: Issues Related to Anti Bribery and Anti-Corruption Governance and Compliances in Mergers and Acquisitions
Speaker: Mr. Jasmeet Singh Wadehra


Date:August 03, 2012
Topic: An introduction to International Commercial Arbitration Speaker: Mr. Ajay Thomas


Date:July 31, 2012
Topic: Constitutional Design, Amendment, and Transjudicialism: Constitutionalisation of Women's Rights Norms in the UK Speaker: Dr. Charlotte Helen Skeet


Date: July 30, 2012
Topic: US Immigration, NRI Marriages, and Domestic Violence Speaker: Ms. Anu Peshwaria


Date:July 28, 2012
Topic: Foreign Direct Investment in India- Policy and Beyond Speaker: Mr. Hardeep Sachdeva
100. Date:July 23-28, 2012
Topic: Right to Equality, Right to Life and Personal Liberty, Constitutional Remedies to
Enforce Fundamental Rights, Amendment of the Constitution
Speaker: Prof. (Dr.) Parmanand Singh
101. Date:July 21, 2012
Topic: A Short introduction: The nuts and bolts of Academic Writing Speaker: Prof. Nilesh Sinha
102. Date:May 11-12, 2012
Topic: Organisational Behaviour-Stress Management; Conflict Management; and
Organizational Change and Development Speaker: Mr. Mani M. Dan
103. Date:May 11, 2012
Topic: If I cannot win, I will change the rules! The Vodafone case and its impact on foreign investment in India
Speaker: Mr. Prabhu Narasimhan
104. Date:May 9-10, 2012
Topic: Organisational Behaviour- Introduction to Organisational Behaviour;
Foundations of Individual Behavior; and Transactional Analysis Speaker: Prof. (Dr.) Renu Luthra
105. Date:May 7-8, 2012
Topic: Organisational Behaviour- Group Dynamics and Teams, Motivation and Leadership
Speaker: Prof. (Dr.) R. K Suri
106. Date:May 1-3, 2012
Topic: Family Law II- Law of Inheritance vis a vis Muslims, Christians and Parsis Speaker: Prof. (Dr.) Poonam Pradhan Saxena
107. Date:April 17-19, 2012
Topic: Indian Constitutional Law
Speaker: Prof. (Dr.) A. David Ambrose
108. Date:April 9-14, 2012
Topic: Offences Against Human Body
Speaker: Prof. (Dr.) B B Pandey
109. Date:March 17, 2012
Topic: The Study of Law
Speaker: Shri. R Venkatramani
110. Date:March 3, 2012
Topic: Effective Communication and Presentation Skills
Speaker: Prof (Mrs.) Maya Chakravarti V
111. Date:March 2, 2012
Topic: Lessons I Learned in My First Years As a Cross Border Transaction Lawyer Speaker: Ms. Soumya Sharma
112. Date:February 11, 2012
Topic: Understanding Incoterms
Speaker: Mr. Shashank Garg
113. Date:February 4, 2012
Topic: A Journey After Five Years (Post Qualification Experiences) Speaker: Mr. Rishi Anand
114. Date:January 25, 2012
Topic: Things I Must Learn While at the Law School
Speaker: Dr. Arun Mohan
115. Date:January 20, 2012
Topic: Trade, Development and Foreign Investment in Light of the Global Financial
Speaker: Ms. Mary Footer
116. Date:January 14, 2012
Topic: Indian Cyberlaw – Emerging Trends And Case Studies Speaker: Mr. Pavan Duggal
117. Date:January 7, 2012
Topic: Company Law Amendment Bill, 2011 Part II
Speaker : Mr. Vinod Kumar Aggarwal
118. Date:January 7, 2012
Topic: Company Law Amendment Bill, 2011 Part I
Speaker : Ms. Mamta Bhargava
119. Date:January 2, 2012
Topic: The British Nationality Act as A Logic Programme Speaker: Prof. Chitta Baral
Year 2011
120. Date:December 24, 2011
Topic: Facets of Distribution in Cable & Broadcasting Sector and Related Laws Speaker: Mr. Gagan Sareen
121. Date:October 8, 2011
Topic: Role of Law Professionals in Corporate Governance and Opportunities Speaker: Mr. Niraj Patil
122. Date:September 21, 2011
Topic: The Relevance of Practical Training in the Field of Law Speaker: Mr. Saurabh Ajay Gupta
123. Date:September 17, 2011
Topic: Anti-counterfeiting in IP - Practice and ProcedureSpeaker: Mr. Jay Bhardwaj
124. Date:August 20, 2011
Topic: The Day in the Life of a Lawyer
Speaker:Mr. Abhinav Mohindru
125. Date:August 6, 2011
Topic: General Litigation Practice-First Choice of a Legal ProfessionalSpeaker: Mr. Sampath Bulusu
126. Date: July 30, 2011
Topic: Confession of a Corporate Lawyer
Speaker: Mr. Rohit Kumar
127. Date: July 23, 2011
Topic: Metacognition - Learning to Learning the Law
Speaker: Mr. B. Sai Chandravadhan
128. Date: July 16, 2011
Topic: The Legal Mosaic - Looking Back, Looking ForwardSpeaker: Mr. Rodney Ryder