ILS Law College, Pune presents the competition exclusively for LLM Students.

The competition is designed to test research, comprehension and writing skills.

Chapter alternatives for the Competition are as follows: (Any one has to be chosen)

1 Feminism in the Sub Continent & Beyond: Challenging Laws Changing Laws
ed. Jaya Sagade, Vedna Jivan, Christine Foster
Chapter 1:

“Fair Sex” and Unfair Treatment: Some Reflections on Constitutional Design and Institutional Response with special reference to India (Sanjay Jain & Shirish Deshpande)

2 Engendering  Law
Ed. Amita Dhanda & Archana Parashar
Chapter 1:
Reasonable Man, Reasonable Woman and Reasonable Expectations (Usha Ramanathan)
3 Due Process of Law
Abhinav Chandrachud
Chapter 3:
“Due Process of Law” and the Constitutent Assembly of India
4 Natural Resources Law
P. Ishwara Bhat
Chapter 3:

Socio-cultural Dimensions of Natural Resources Law (Ishwara Bhat, Yogini Oke & Prerna Dhoop)


The soft copies of the chapter shall be made available on registration, post which registered student can decide to author critique of the chapter in 500-600 words on any one chapter of choice.

This is an individual competition and co-authorship is not admitted. The competition is shall be hosted online.


Mode of Registration:

  • Interested students kindly register by 24th January 2019, by sending, Full Name, College Name and Roll Number, through mail to
  • In case, of any techincal or otherwise problem, you may also register by sending, Full Name, College Name and Roll Number, through SMS or WhatsApp message to Saranya Mishra at (+91) 7506228224.
  • (Please refrain from calling at first instance, since as organisers your call is valuable and we would not like to miss it)

  • There is no registration fee.


Last date for submission is 7th February 2019 23:59 hrs.


Evaluation break up is as follows:

1.   Comprehension of the underlying essence of the case 20
2.   Research undertaken (in terms of the precedents found) and cited in the write-up 30
3.   Writing skills, i.e.
a.       Content
b.      Logical sequencing
c.       Language and Grammar
d.      Amalgamation of ideas
e.       Creativity
10 for each sub head=50

Prizes for the competition are sponsored by SCC Online/Eastern Book Company.


Student Coordinator:

Saranya Mishra


Faculty Coordinator:

Ms. Sampada Kangane

Mr. Rohit Bokil