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Teaching Sessions on Banking Law: September 21-22, 2017


Research and Publication Cell, Symbiosis Law School, NOIDA has organised Two Days Teaching Session on Banking Law and Allied Aspects on September 21-22, 2017.

About the Resource Persons

Mr. Rajeev Dewal, Head-Legal, RBL Bank Ltd.

Mr. Rajeev is an India qualified lawyer who has had English Law training at Oxford, UK. He is also a Certified Associate of Indian Institute of Bankers (CAIIB).

Mr. Rajeev is not an armchair lawyer. Starting as a Probationary Officer, he has worked in various banking roles including as a Branch Manager, Forex Dealer, Trade Finance Manager, Relationship Manager, Credit Investigator for over a decade and has advantage of having a first- hand experience as a banker. Thereafter, as in house lawyer heading Legal Department (& in some assignments as well Compliance/ Company Secretarial), he has advised on a wide range of products, offerings and issues & situations to a number banks and financial institutions over a period of over two decades, which include ING Bank/ Baring International, IDBI Bank, Standard Chartered Bank, Tata AIG Life Insurance, Barclays Bank & RBL Bank.

Mr. Rajeev has coordinated closely with various regulators including Reserve Bank of India (RBI), Securities & Exchange Board of India (SEBI), Insurance Regulatory & Development Authority (IRDA) on a number of issues and holds a close rapport with them.

Mr. Rajeev has also coordinated on several occasions with various bankers and financial services associations including Indian Banks Association (IBA), Fixed Income Money Market & Derivatives Association of India (FIMMDA) and Foreign Exchange Dealers’ Association of India (FEDAI).

Mr. Rajeev has been a member of Banking & Finance committee of Indian Merchants Chamber (IMC) for over a decade.

Mr. Rajeev has lectured on the invitation by the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) at RBI’s Learning Institute. He has also lectured at the Institute of Company Secretaries of India (ICSI)’s Learning Institute.

Ms. Soumee Bhatt, Deputy Vice President-Legal, RBL Bank Ltd.

Ms. Soumee is Deputy Vice President-Legal, RBL Bank Ltd.

Ms. Soumee’s specialties include Legal advisory and documentation for Corporate banking, Financial Markets, Capital Markets, Treasury, Investment banking, Structured Finance, International banking (NRI banking and Remittances), Derivatives (ISDA), Transaction Banking and Digital solutions, Trade Finance, Banking/Finance and Corporate laws, structuring transactions from legal perspective.

Ms. Soumee has had banking law experience having worked for over a decade with RBL Bank, ICICI Bank, Axis Bank. She has advised in the course of her tenures with these banks, on a variety of domestic and international transactions.

Ms. Soumee completed BALLB from Symbiosis Law School, Pune, and First Class with Distinction. She has been a recipient of Gold Medal of Symbiosis International University. She also has to her credit Diploma in Arbitration, Conciliation and Alternative Dispute Resolution from Symbiosis International University, Pune. She has also has Zentralen Mittelstufen Prufung (Intermediate level Examination in German Language) from Goethe Institute, Germany, with First Class. 

Date Time Topics
September 21, 2017 03:00pm -06:30pm Overview and Development of Banking Structure in India
Regulatory Framework and Compliances
Legal Aspects of Banking Operations: Documentation and Their Execution
Regulatory Framework for Managing Foreign Exchange in India
September 22, 2017 08:30am – 01:30pm An Overview of Bankruptcy and Insolvency Code, 2016 and its Impact over Bankruptcy and Insolvency Regime
Emerging Issues and Challenges before Indian Banking sector
Registration Process

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Moot Court Hall,
Third Floor, Academic Block,
Symbiosis Law School,

Contact Person

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

Mr. Saurabh Chandra,
Assistant Professor &
Head – Administration,
Research and Publication Cell

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