Thursday, January 10, 2013

Lacunae in the Right to Information Act, 2005


 “A rights-based enactment is akin to a welfare measure. [It] should receive a liberal interpretation.[1]

The Right to Information Act boosts transparency and eliminates exceptions provided under the Freedom to Information Act, 2000 and the Official Secrets Act, 1923 which take away accountability. Since its enactment in 2005, the RTI Act has played a significant role in increasing transparency in government offices.

Monday, January 7, 2013

Legal Internship- Indian Law Firms, LPOs and NGOs

We know he's an associate, not an intern,
but you get the point, right?

Given below is a list of law firms where one can apply for legal internship/articleship along with the departments or areas of practice of the firm, address, e-mail address, website and procedure for applying. We have endeavored  to cover law firms or LPOs or NGOs all over India, but you may find that the list focuses on those which are Mumbai based. 

The list is constantly updated and everything given below is to the best of the authors knowledge. If you feel any changes, additions or deletions are required you may comment below or e-mail us at mowingthelaw@gmail.com or use the Contact Us form. In any case please do comment below if you have used any of the information contained herein. Enjoy!: