4th NLS Law and Technology Legislative Analysis Competition, 2015-2016

[The following announcement is posted on behalf of the Law and Technology Society at the National Law School of India University, Bangalore]The Law and Technology Society is proud to present the 4th edition of ‘NLS Law and Technology Legislative Analysis Competition, 2015-16’. This National level competition aims to continue the effort to involve students in research and analysis on pending bills that blur the interface between law and technology. Considering the large number of entries received in our last three editions from law institutions across the country, we hope to expand our outreach even further this year.The two bills selected for consideration in this edition are:a) The Draft Cigarettes and Other Tobacco Products (Prohibition of Advertisements and Regulation of Trade and Commerce, Production, Supply and Distribution) (Amendment) Bill, 2015b) The Draft Assisted Reproductive Technology (Regulation) Bill, 2014The deadline for the submission of the paper is 5:00 PM on March 5, 2016. Those students whose entries are adjudged as best by our panel of judges, would be offered an opportunity to intern with Centre for Law and Policy Research (http://clpr.org.in/) and PRS Legislative Research Organization (http://www.prsindia.org/aboutus/objectives/). The best submission would also be considered for publication in the Indian Journal of Law and Technology. Furthermore, prize money worth Rs.5000/- for the best submission on each Bill would be awarded.Further details of the Competition and rules are hereby attached. Send in your queries at [email protected] For any further clarifications, contact:Garima Singh: (Ph: +91-9844943787)Shruthi Ashok (Ph: +81-8095502428)

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