UPES Dehradun has announced its 3rd National Litigation Workshop on Criminal Law which is scheduled from 11th to 15th December 2017


Crime is an act against the state, against the society at large. Generally speaking, it is an action or omission which is punishable by law. Thus crimes are public wrongs which are deemed injurious to the public welfare or morals or to the interests of the state and are legally prohibited.

The present litigation workshop aims to address the fundamental as well as contemporary issues of substantive and procedural criminal law. Law and order is the prime responsibility of the state and the Criminal Justice system of the state involves various functionaries in the performance of the same.

This Workshop is a platform to deliberate upon and discuss the various issues and challenges in the administration of the Criminal Justice System. The participants will be exposed to the core concepts of Criminal Law and the application of same in the Courts. Various aspects of the Substantive and Procedural criminal laws, Crimes against women, Cyber Crimes, Drug Addiction and Drug abuse and other contemporary issues in Criminal Law would be discussed in the Workshop.

Further, it would bring together academicians, professionals, and students on a common platform in the field of Criminal Law Litigation.

About College

University of Petroleum and Energy Studies (UPES) was established in the year 2003 through UPES Act, 2003 of the State the legislature of Uttarakhand.

With an ambitious vision and unique approach, UPES emerged as an innovative institution offering industry-focused specialized graduate, postgraduate and doctoral programs in key areas such as Energy, Infrastructure, Transportation, Information Technology, Design, Planning & Architecture, Public Policy, and Legal studies.

Founded by prominent educationalists and industry experts, UPES is committed to maintaining high standards in providing quality education.


For five days the keynote speakers & resource personnel will deliver on following by focusing on the practice, procedure, compliance, issues and suggestions for better implementation of the legal provisions in India with regard it to the following:

  • Substantive Criminal Law
  • Procedural Law/Criminal Procedure
  • (a) Drug Addiction and Drug Abuse and (b) Prevention of Crimes against Women & Children
  • Cyber Crimes
  • Contemporary Issues & Challenges in Criminal Law

Registration Fee

For registration without accommodation & traveling facilities: 3,000/- only

For registration with accommodation & traveling facilities: 9,000/- only

Registration fee is inclusive of kits, lunch, snacks and refreshments.


Ms. Shiva Priyamvada (Faculty Convener) : +91 9634572426

Mr. Mohd. Shakeib Naru (Student Convener) : +91 8755081093 , +91 9024214467

Email: litigationworkshop@gmail.com

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