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Call for Papers: MNLU, Nagpur’s Virtual Conference on Recent Trends in Mediation [Oct 24]: Submit by Oct 15

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The ADR SOCIETY of MNLU, NAGPUR is organizing a One-Day Virtual Conference on Recent Trends in Mediation on 24th October, 2020.

Broad Sub-Themes

The Theme of the conference includes but is not limited to:

  • Mediation: Contemporary Issues and Challenges
  • Mediation: Ethics and Role of Mediator
  • Online Mediation: The Way Forward
  • Trans-national Mediation Issues
  • Usage of Mediation in different legal contours

Who can Participate?

Seminar papers are invited from Students, Academicians, Research Scholars, Professionals, Advocates/Practitioners and other stakeholders of Alternative Dispute Resolution System.

Guidelines for Submission of Papers

  • All papers must be submitted to [email protected].
  • Submission of a paper amounts to consent to such publication and transfer of copyright to The Maharashtra National Law University (MNLU), Nagpur and consent to edit the paper as may be required if the submission is accepted. The author shall cooperate with the editor in respect of such editing.
  • All references must be in the form of footnotes with font size 10 and should be according to MNLU Citation Style as available on the website of the University.
  • The work should be original, previously unpublished and must not be in the stage of submission/ consideration elsewhere.
  • Certain papers can be published in the University Journal, if the quality of the paper is deemed fit to the organizers.
  • There will be five technical sessions, each based on one of the sub-themes of the conference.

The full paper should be submitted (in the .doc/.docx format):

  • Font: Times New Roman,
  • Title of the paper: Font 14,
  • Body text: Font 12,
  • 1.5 Line Spacing, and
  • Should not exceed 5,000 words (including footnotes). Exceeding the word limit may lead to rejection of paper.

Rules for Participation

  • Co-Authorship to a maximum of two authors is permitted.
  • The full papers will be peer reviewed by the organizing committee and only shortlisted authors will be invited to present papers. The registration should be done after the intimation of acceptance of full paper.
  • The final submission shall be concluded within the prescribed deadline, No paper shall be accepted after the last date of submission.
  • Authors have to register after the acceptance of paper with payment of required fees.
  • The conference will be conducted through online mode and all the details of the virtual conference will be duly shared to the participants.
  • The participants are advised to maintain decorum during the virtual conference.
  • The participants are advised to switch off their mic and camera and should switch it on only while speaking or presenting their paper.

Registration Fees

For Presenting a Paper:

  1. Students/Research Scholars: Rs. 250/-.
  2. Professionals/Others: Rs. 500/-

The link for the payment of registration fees is here.

Important Dates

  • Deadline for submission of Full Paper: October 15, 2020.
  • Intimation of acceptance of Full Paper: October 20, 2020.
  • Last Date for Registration: October 22, 2020.
  • Conference Date: October 24, 2020.


  • The Author and Co-author have to register separately.
  • All registered candidates will get certificates; however, the organizers reserve the right to choose the papers for publication.

Contact Details

In case of any query contact the below mentioned student members or send an email to [email protected].

Ujjwal Agrawal: 8839254211

Aditi Singh: 843943113


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