AMU Vice Chancellor releases Law society newsletter


Vice Chancellor releases Law Society News Letter

If you are a law researcher or a budding lawyer, who wants robust legal news and editorials related to all aspects of law and legal practice on the desk and in the favourites folder; start leafing through the Law Society News Letter 2020, Faculty of Law, Aligarh Muslim University (AMU).

Released recently in a special event by AMU Vice Chancellor, Professor Tariq Mansoor; the letter features rare interviews of legal luminaries like the High Court and Supreme Court lawyers and judges.

“One of the major highlights are articles on Prof Neelakanta Ramakrishna Madhava Menon (Indian Civil Servant, Lawyer and Legal Educator) and Prof Hafizul Rehman (Founder Dean, Faculty of Law),” said Prof M Shakeel Ahmed Samdani, Dean, Faculty of Law.

He added that the unique content in these articles include details on the work and life of legal dignitaries.

The feature on Prof Madhava Menon has details of his tenure as a member of the Law Commission of India, Legal Aid, Civil Services Examination Reform, Criminal Justice Reform, Police Act Drafting Committee and the Committee on Draft National Policy on Criminal Justice and Committee on Restructuring of Higher Education in India; while the report on Prof Hafizul Rehman recounts his efforts in establishing the Faculty of Law, and developing a modern curriculum and research programme.

It is a gazette, providing future lawyers and leaders with the latest legal updates, support, and networking opportunities to assist their career progression, said Abdullah Samdani, former Secretary, Law Society.

“The magazine focuses on the law industry, its events, trends, and the people who drive its success delivering content focused on legal management, client relationships, and more. It also gives an accurate and comprehensive schedule of all Faculty of Law webinars, web talks, lectures, seminars and other events,” he added.

Pro Vice Chancellor, Prof Zaheeruddin also attended the release function. Ilsa Israil (Joint-Editor, Law Society News Letter) was present on the occasion.

Released by AMU department.