1st NLUO – Ganesh & Co. National Maritime Law Essay Writing Competition, 2019. 

Last Date of Registration: July 25th 2019


The Centre for Maritime Law, NLUO in collaboration with Ganesh & Co, Mumbaitakes immense pleasure to announce the 1st NLUO – Ganesh & Co. National Maritime Law Essay Writing Competition, 2019. This competition bestows to act as a perfect opportunity for students to nurture their research and writing skills in the field of Maritime Law.

ABOUT THE COMPETITION

Maritime Law is a fundamental branch that governs commerce and navigation on the sea. It regulates a broad ambit of claims related to customs and excise regulation; fishing industries; insurance claim; employment issues of crew members; pollution by vessels; salvage operation; and piracy, etc. Awareness of such an important field is very much required among law students and legal fraternity.

With the view of increasing interest and creating awareness in the field of maritime law, the Centre in collaboration with Ganesh & Co, Mumbai is organizing 1st NLUO – Ganesh & Co. National Essay Writing Competition on Maritime Law, 2019. Also, through this essay competition the Centre seeks to encourage scholarly discussion among the students from the field of law.

Eligibility:

  • We welcome submissions from all law students enrolled in 5 Year Integrated LLB, 3 Year LLB, LLM programme.

THEMES

  • Jurisdictional and enforcement issues in International Maritime Laws.
  • Drafting of national laws to complement international law for effective enforcement: Indian context.
  • Maritime boundaries and dispute in Indian Ocean Region.
  • The role of arbitration in shipping law.
  • Piracy and Maritime Terrorism.
  • Autonomous Ships, and investment decisions.
  • Effect of climate change on Maritime Zones.
  • Emerging technological trends in Shipping and Maritime Industry.
  • Environmental impact through shipping.
  • Intersection of Human Rights and Maritime Law Enforcement.

Please Note: The above given themes are merely illustrative, participants are free to choose any theme/topic which pertains to maritime and shipping law.

PRIZES and Affirmative Benefits: 

  • First Prize: Cash reward of 10,000 INR, one month Internship with our Partner Ganesh & Co. and publication on official Centre for Maritime Law Blog.
  • Second Prize: Cash reward 6,000 INR and publication on official Centre for Maritime Law Blog.
  • Third Prize: Cash reward 4,000 INR and publication on official Centre for Maritime Law Blog.

In addition to the top three winners, 7 selected essays will be published on the official blog of Centre for Maritime Law (CML Blog) and the participants will be awarded with a publication certificate.

EVALUATION METHOD

  • Double-blind peer review shall be followed as evaluation method.

IMPORTANT DATES:

  • Last Date of Registration: July 25th 2019
  • Last Date of Registration: July 25th 2019
  • Last date of Submission: July 28th 2019
  • Date of Declaration of Results: September 20th 2019

FOR MORE INFORMATION:

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    For more information refer to our Brochure.

    Please find the link to our Official Blog

    For any query mail us at cml@nluo.ac.in

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