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Guidelines for Submissions Submissions are accepted on a rolling basis throughout the year from members of the bar, legal professionals, law students, or others who are interested in publishing with us and wish to further legal discourse. If you are interested in submitting a piece, kindly fill this form https://forms.gle/hV8yRqcbgmQzRGeu9. Authors need to adhere to…

Who is a Bona Fide Passenger? Analyzing the Indian Railways Compensation Mechanism vis-à-vis Kamaukayi v. Union of India.

The Supreme Court delivered a significant decision in the case of Kamaukayi and Ors v. Union of India and Ors, concluding that whenever a “untoward incident” takes place during the course of routine railway operations, the railway administration will be required to compensate the passenger, regardless of any wrongdoing, negligence, or default on their part.…

Writing like a Pro

Just before it was New Year’s celebration back in 2017, my TV-AV Club addict cousin forwarded nothing more than an authentic version of a WhatsApp text message wishing “Seasons Greetings!” along with an article that reflected his spurned deep love for Brian Callaghan of Montreal’s ‘chick-flick’ genre. Amongst other celebrities, Rich Fulcher in the interview…

Beyond Academics – Carpe Diem!

TL;DR: All academics and no extra-curriculars makes Jacqueline a dull girl. In this post, I will discuss three “conventional” extra-curricular activities that you can try while in law school. They are the most popular choices and are considered as having a degree of “prestige” and “reliability” attached to them. This, however, does not mean that they…

B.L.S. LL.B. 101

Protip: Learning is not subject to any quick fixes. Please read carefully before investing yourself in this activity. The present post is my attempt to help you navigate two major issues – learning (in college and beyond) and examinations.   I. Pre-Law Years Under Mumbai University, the B.L.S. LL.B. course is structured such that “humanities”…

Welcome to the Buffet!

Disclaimer – No information contained in this post is intended to be a substitute for actually attending college and obtaining a first-hand experience.   At the outset, congratulations on having completed two months as the youngest members of the oldest law college in all of Asia! (Sufficient time to get used to the fact that…