|Date||4th & 5th May 2015|
|Day||Monday & Tuesday|
|Venue||Indore Institute of Law, Indore|
Mr. Malcolm Dowden (Director of Law programmes, Law 2020, Partner, Indian Legal Centre)
|Topic||“Workshop on Contract Drafting and Legal Document Writing "|
The program started in a traditional way with lighting of lamp and was followed by the floral welcome of Mr. Malcolm Dowden by Mr. Akshay Kanti Bam, Chairman, Indore Institute of Law. Mr. Malcolm Dowden has graduated from Oxford University with a first class honors degree and was qualified in 1994 as a Solicitor in England and wales. He has broad experience of property, environment and international regularity work. He retains a role in private practice as consultant to city of London law firm Charles Rusell Speechlys LLP with a remit that includes, as well as transactional and advisory work, UK and international business development and client engagement.
The program was further followed by the floral welcome of Mr. Jagan Mohan by Dr. Vinod Patidar, Principal, Indore Institute of Law.
Mr. Jagan Mohan has built up a strong comparcy, British Legal Centre presence in Brazil and Egypt and is also a partner of Deloitte Academy of the caucuses in central Asia.
Day one of the course was focused on contractual drafting. We begin with essential techniques for planning contracts, drafting and analyzing clauses and ensuring that legal documentation accurately reflects clients commercial objectives.
Day two of the course applied the essential techniques through a case study concerning an International Joint venture , the legal and commercial issues were examined affecting the proposal joint venture , comparing the position under Indian Law with other common law and civil code jurisdiction.
By the end of the course a student is able to gain significantly enhanced & practical understanding of issues such as warranties, representation, disclosure, obligation, indemnities, general & liquidated damages, force majeure and termination classes.
Total 79 students participated in the event and were given Certificate of participation by Malcom Dowden which were duly signed by Mr. Richard Brady , Head , British Legal Centre. As a token of remembrance mementos were presented to the Guest. Mr. Kantilal ji Bam , Chairman ICON Education Society , Honoured Mr. Malcom Dowden and Mr. Akshay Kanti Bam , Chairman , Indore Institute of Law, and Mr. Gourav Basant Jain , Executive Director , Indore Institute of Law , Honored Mr. Jagan Mohan with Mementos which was furthered by a vote of thanks by Ms. Manpreet Kaur Rajpal , H.O.D. , Indore Institute of Law.
The initiative of organizing International Workshop by Indore Institute of Law is Commendable as the programme turned out to be a reservoir of knowledge for all the participating students and paved their way to International lawyering & International Internship.