ABOUT PATH LEXIS
Path Lexis is a youth organisation which has its vision in providing equality of opportunity in the field of law. It provides a platform for law students to hone their skills by organising moot courts, debates, seminars and other legal competitions. Their aim is to help law students to gain better learning experience outside the purview of what is offered to them.
ABOUT THE COMPETITION
Path Lexis has organised 1st National Case Note Competition to provide law students a combination of both the academic world and the practical world. This competition seeks to promote original thought and analysis amongst students, researchers, academicians and legal practitioners.
SUBMISSION GUIDELINES• The work must be original and plagiarism of more than 10% shall lead to disqualification.• The submission shall include the following: Facts of the case, Reasoning, Disposition and Critical Analysis of the Judgement.• The name of the author/s shall be mentioned inside the file, as a footnote.• Only a maximum of 2 authors are allowed.• Submissions are to be made at: firstname.lastname@example.org
FORMATTING GUIDELINES• Co-authorship is permitted.• Word limit: 750-1000 excluding footnotes• Format: MS Word (.doc/.docx)• Font style: Times New Roman• Font size: 14 for Headings, 12 for Text and 10 for Footnotes• Line-spacing: 1.5 for Text and 1.0 for Footnotes• Alignment: Justified• Margin: 1 inch on each side• Citation: Bluebook 19th Edition• Language: English only
LIST OF CASE FOR CASE NOTE [CHOOSE ANY 1]• Labour Law:
Dr. Pooja jignesh Doshi v/s State of Maharashtra and another (Writ Petition no. 1665 of 2015 decided on 3 July 2019• Hindu Law
Bhaurao Shankar Lokhade v/s State of Maharashtra (1965 SC)• Administrative Law:
A.k. Kraipak v/s Union of India• Civil Procedure Law:
Swapnil Tripathi v/s Union of State (1951 SC)• Corporate Law:
Salomon v/s Salomon & Co. Ltd. (1896)• Environmental Law:
M.C. Mehta V/s Union of India (Ganga Pollution Case)• Constitutional Law:
Vishaka v/s State of Rajasthan (1997)
DATES TO REMEMBER• Last Date of Registration: 30th November 2020• Last Date of Submission: 5th December 2020• Declaration of Result: 15th December 2020
PRIZES AND PERKS• 1st Position: 1500 INR + Certificate of Excellence +Post of case comments on website + Free Certificate Courses on Cyber Law and Arbitration & Conciliation• 2nd Position – 1000 INR + Certificate of Merit + Post of case comments on website + Free Certificate Courses on Cyber Law and Arbitration & Conciliation• 3rd Position – 500 INR + Certificate of Merit + Post of case comments on website + Free Certificate Courses on Cyber Law and Arbitration & Conciliation• Certificate of Merit to top 10 Participants + 50% of on Certificate Course on Cyber Law and Arbitration & Conciliation• E-Certificate to all
Registration Fees• Fees for Single Author: Rs. 100/-• Fees for Co-Author: Rs. 150/-• Payment mode: Paytm/Google Pay/Phone Pay: 7023627441
Registration link: To Register for the Competition Please click here.
Mobile: 7688879430/ 7023627441