Workshop on ‘Citation & References' and 'Locating the Law’: April 16, 2018


Research and Publication Cell in association with Moot Court Society has organised One Day Workshop on Citation & References and Locating the Law on April 16, 2018.

Resource Person

Dr. Nilima Bhadbhade, Lawyer, Consultant and Trainer

Dr. Nilima Bhadbhade practiced actively from 1982-1994. Her areas of specialisation included Civil Trial and Appeal matters relating to Contracts, Property, and Arbitration. Her special skills are drafting of pleadings, contracts, conveyances and written arguments.

From 1985 -2016, Dr. Nilima was serving at ILS Law College Pune and retired as Associate Professor. She taught courses on Contracts, Property, Insurance and Evidence.

Dr. Nilima has designed and been conducting Workshops about Contracting at: Mahratta Chamber of Commerce, Industries and Agriculture –MCCIA, for persons from industry titled “Intricacies of Contracts Simplified”; NIA - National Insurance Academy, for Insurance Ombudsmen, and for legal managers of LIC and other insurance companies; YASHADA – Yeshwantrao Chavan Academy for Development Administration, for Civil servants of Maharashtra State, viz. Deputy Collectors, Revenue Officers, Sales Tax Officers; IRICEN - Indian Railway Institute of Civil Engineering, for Senior Engineers from Indian Railways.  NFADM – National Academy of Defence Financial Management, Pune to Section Officers (Accounts); NICMAR – National Institute of Construction Management and Research, Pune, to professionals from Hindustan Construction Company and many more.

Dr. Nilima has several renowned publications to her name including: 2016: Contract Law in India, 3rd ed, Kluwer Law International, Hague; earlier editions in 2010 and 2012; 2016: A 300 page monograph on Contract Law in India for the International Encyclopedia of Laws, Kluwer Law International, Hague; earlier editions in 2005, 2009 and 2012; 2015: Halsbury’s Laws of India, Vol. 9 – Contract, 2nd ed, Lexis Nexis India; 2014: “Specific Enforcement of Contract Terms: The Tests of Inadequacy and Effective Enforcement”, Lexis-Nexis India; 2013: Revised the 14th updated edition of Pollock and Mulla’s Indian Contract and Specific Relief Acts, of 2900 pages + tables and indexes, in two volumes, Lexis-Nexis India; earlier thoroughly overhauled and revised its 12th edition in 2001, and 14th edition in 2012; 2014: A blog: ‘Marathi Legal Terms’: (To know about other publications, visit

Dr. Nilima Bhadbhade’s educational qualification includes Ph.D. (University of Pune – 2012); LL.M. (University of Pune – 1984); LL.B. (University of Pune – 1982 – Gold Medalist) and Diploma in Taxation Laws (D.T.L.)  

Schedule of the Teaching Sessions
Day & Date Session Title
April 16, 2018
10:00am - 12:30pm
I Citation and Reference
April 16, 2018
01:00pm - 03:30pm
II Locating the Law
Contact Persons

Dr. Meenakshi Kaul,
Assistant Professor &
Head – Academic Initiatives, Research and Publication Cell

Ms. Megha Nagpal,
Assistant Professor &
Head – Moot Court Society

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