Monthly Archives: December 2010

The Fourth National Conference on the Implementation of the PWDVA

Staying Alive: Fourth National Conference on the Implementation of “the Protection of Women from Domestic Violence Act, 2005”. 19th December 2010  BRIEF REPORT  Lawyers Collective, Women’s Rights Initiative in joint collaboration with National Commission for Women and supported by UNTF, held its

Liberalisation talks ditched for jobs in Obama’s visit with DLA, Edwards Angell partners

Discussions to allow foreign law firms to operate in India were dropped during US President Barack Obama’s state visit to India, said two US law firm partners who were part of the delegation. DLA Piper Washington partner William Cook and

Tobacco Control

Background The Tobacco Control Initiative (“TCI”) of the Lawyers Collective- Women Right’s Initiative (“LCWRI”) was started in May 2008 under the umbrella of the Campaign for Tobacco Free Kids (“CTFK“) in collaboration with its NGO partners- Voluntary Health Association of

Team – Access to Medicines

Access to Medicines- The Team Julie George (Mumbai) Prathibha Sivasubramanian (Delhi) Ramya Sheshadri (Bangalore)

HIV and Law Team

Project Director: Anand Grover Shivangi Rai (Delhi) Raman Chawla (including Draft Legislation on HIV) (Delhi) Nitu Sanadhya (Mumbai) Riddhi Jasani (Mumbai) Surekha N (including Draft Legislation on HIV) (Bangalore) Harshal Mirashi (Mumbai) Mihir Samson (Delhi)