1 Jan 2010 11:06
(invites) NLSIU invites abstracts for conference on 'Internet Intermediary Liability"
2010-01-01 10:06:47 GMT
2010-01-01 10:06:47 GMT
Call for Abstracts - Consilience 2010 (Internet Intermediary Liability in India) Consilience is an annual conference organised by the Law and Technology Committee of the Student Bar Association, at the National Law School of India University, Bangalore, India. It is devoted to the field of technology law and has sought to inspire academic debates and tackle contentious issues of contemporary relevance. Past editions of the conference have brought together luminaries like Mr. Montek Singh Ahluwalia (Deputy Chairman, Planning Commission), Mr. R. Ramraj (MD and CEO, Sify Technologies Ltd.,), Mr. Richard Stallman (Founder GNU Project), Hon'ble Justice Yatindra Singh (Allahabad High Court, India), Mr. Rahul Matthan (Partner, Trilegal ) and have discussed issues relating to "Legal Aspects of Business Process Outsourcing", "Biotechnology and the Law" and "Free and Open Source Software". This year, the Law and Technology Committee in association with the Centre for Internet and Society (CIS) would be organizing Consilience-2010 with the topic for discussion as "Internet Intermediary Liability in India". This year's edition of Consilience seeks to not only bring leading academicians to debate upon the topic of contention but also looks to increase and encourage student participation. In this regard, we invite abstracts related to the topic tracks of discussion as enumerated in the concept note. The abstracts must be roughly 500 words and should clearly identify the issue they are dealing with, and the argument that they seek to put forward and should strictly conform to the guidelines below. The abstracts must be footnoted and the conference follows a very strict policy on plagiarism and runs all submissions through plagiarism detection software. Selected abstracts will be notified on January 25th and the authors are required to submit a final paper by March 5th. Authors are required to note that the organizers reserve the right to reject the final paper even after acceptance of the abstract if it is felt that the final paper is unsuitable to be presented, being off topic, too different from the abstract, containing plagiarized material, of low quality or any other such reason. Only submissions made through our webstie will be accepted. Please visit us at www.consilience.in for more details. ------------------------------------ Please use this information. Its free so share or forward or copy, but USE! Share it widely... and ALWAYS check before you go. Attachments are stored on site, and not distributed. To download please click on the link in the mail. ~~~~~~ IMPORTANT MESSAGE ~~~~~~~~~~ All bouncing mails will be deleted on the 1st of every month. To resubscribe send a mail to invites-subscribe@... If you don't get mail for a week, send a blank email to invites <at> yahoogroups.com, follow instructions to unbounce your email. ---------------------------------------------------------------- We aim to provide correct and reliable information about upcoming events. Please feel free to contact us if you notice incorrect or misleading information and we will attempt to correct it. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ To discuss this and other issues, come to invitesplus@... openspace@... is an unmonitored email ID; mails to it will not be answered. to contact the moderators send mail to invites-moderator@... Group status:: 1 January 2010: Subscribers: 4110 Why try to fit in? You were born to stand out. And the folks at yahoo gently let us know that:Yahoo! Groups Links <*> To visit your group on the web, go to: http://groups.yahoo.com/group/invites/ <*> Your email settings: Individual Email | Traditional <*> To change settings online go to: http://groups.yahoo.com/group/invites/join (Yahoo! ID required) <*> To change settings via email: invites-digest@... invites-fullfeatured@... <*> To unsubscribe from this group, send an email to: invites-unsubscribe@... <*> Your use of Yahoo! Groups is subject to: http://docs.yahoo.com/info/terms/