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Conversation with Mr. Pradeep S Mehta, Founder Secretary General of Consumer Unity & Trust Society (CUTS International).

Mr. Pradeep S Mehta is the founder Secretary General of the Jaipur-based Consumer Unity & Trust Society (CUTS International), a leading economic policy research, advocacy and networking, non-governmental group in India, with offices in Nairobi, Lusaka, Accra, Hanoi and Geneva. … Continue reading

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Remedying the Malady: Laws on Advance Directives in India

by Tejas Popat Advance Medical Directive, (hereafter ‘directive/s’) or what is commonly known as a ‘living will’ is a document indicative of an individual’s wish to continue medical treatment or not when he is artificially kept alive. Recently, the Health … Continue reading

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A Little (Less) Research?

by Vasujith Ram In paragraph 160 of the judgment striking down the National Judicial Appointments Commission as unconstitutional, Justice Khehar writes: “A little personal research, resulted in the revelation of the concept of the “legitimate power of reciprocity”, debated by … Continue reading

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Conversation with Prof. Tom Ginsburg, Professor and Deputy Dean at the UChicago Law School

Prof. Tom Ginsburg is the Leo Spitz Professor of International Law and Deputy Dean at the University of Chicago Law School as well as a Professor of Political Science at the University. He is a prominent scholar of comparative and international … Continue reading

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One Rank, One Pension: Not a Pandora’s Box

by Varun Srivastava The demand for One Rank, One Pension (OROP) has existed in various forms since 1973, when the policy was terminated by an order subsequent to the 3rd Central Pay Commission. In a significant ruling, the Supreme Court has … Continue reading

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Forthcoming Article Discussed in the Jaipur Lit Fest

A forthcoming article, to be published in the Volume 5 (Monsoon) issue of JILS, was discussed by Mr. Salil Tripathi (Contributing Editor at LiveMint and The Caravan Magazine) at the Jaipur Literature Festival. The article, penned by Ms. Shruti Rajagopalan (Assistant Professor … Continue reading

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Volume 5 Winter Issue of JILS Released

The latest issue of the Journal of Indian Law and Society (JILS), Volume 5 (Winter), was released by the Honourable Minister of Law, Judicial Affairs and Health, Chandrima Bhattacharya in the presence of Justice Altamas Kabir (former Chief Justice of India), … Continue reading

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