The SIL has spacious well furnished with adequate ventilation & natural light classrooms having a capacity of 60 students.
All classrooms are equipped with complete modern education aids like sound system and multimedia projector.
At SIL we believe that the asset of interaction is most essential to lay the foundation of a good lawyer. One of the architectural delights of the Institute is its Seminar Hall with the great capacity.Read More
The lab has also a collection of CD ROMs related to law Supreme Court Cases, High Court Cases, and Tribunal Judgments etc. We have Law Finder as Electronic Search engine for Law aspirants. There is separate Computer instructor supported by lab assistant for application of latest technology in the field of law.
The Institute has an impressive full-fledged technology driven computer lab. It houses more than 60 high-end computer terminals which are connected with LAN to comply with the syllabi of M. D. University, Rohtak. To meet the growing challenge of internet usage & e-learning, the lab is fully supported with high speed internet connectivity.
The Law library is traditionally considered to be the laboratory of a lawyer. In an attempt to bridge distance and maximise access to law related literature, SIL is proud of its fully automated e-library that provides extensive access to a range of resources.Read More
The importance of Legal Aid and Awareness Campaigns as a mechanism for social progress is something that has been repeatedly stressed upon by the Government of India.Read More
The Moot Court activity is a thrust area of Legal Education. The Institute has maintained an excellent and fully furnished air-conditioned Moot Court with all state-of-the-art facilities.Moot Court is to inculcate court culture amongst the law students.Read More
It is a fully air-conditioned well-lit hall with all modern amenities and congenial ambience. Striving to perfection, it is a well-accepted fact that visuals are better comprehended than mundane lectures. Keeping this in mind, the Hall is well-equipped with multi-media projection system, audio-video facilities and recording.
To boost up the talents of the students and develop personality, various educational, interactive and interesting series of seminars, conferences, debates, etc. are carried out time at regular intervals. Special lectures on legal and other subjects are also delivered from time to in the seminar hall.
This is unarguably best in the NCR and has been highly appreciated by the Vice Chancellor, M. D. University, Rohtak and also praised by the inspection team of the Bar Council of India.
Mooting enhances interpretation, presentation and strong positive arguing skills of students as well as makes them learn to work in team. The institute will conduct moot court exercises as an innovative legal learning methodology from the very first year so as to promote the budding lawyers' capabilities of drafting, pleading, cross examinations, etc. To boost confidence and develop the legal skills of students, moot court competitions will be a regular feature in the institute. A Debate Society organizes debate competitions amongst the law students every fortnight.
The library has a collection of more than 5000 books consisting of standard text-books, reference books, law reporters and National/ International journals/ magazines. The CD-ROMs of Supreme Court Judgments and latest complete digital judgments (online) and various High Courts judgments have been procured and added to the library collection, which are being used by the students and faculty. Availability of Accident Claim Journals, The AIR Manual, Indian Civil Cases, Recent Criminal Reports, Recent service Judgments, All Instant Judgments Punjab & Haryana High Courts, Local Laws etc makes it rich in Content.
It also has Standard law journals like, Journal of the Indian Law Institute, Criminal Law Journal, Judgment Today, Current Central Legislation, Consumer Protection Judgments, Indian Bar Review, etc. are being subscribed regularly in the library for enrichment of the knowledge of the students.
The library has a vast collection of volumes covering a wide range of subjects other than Law like History, Political Science, Economics, Sociology, Hindi and English. In addition, it has also acquired standard text books and reference books related to Civil Laws, Commercial Law, Personal Laws, Labour Laws, Law of Torts, Human Rights, Criminal Laws, Jurisprudence, Consumer Laws, International Law, Intellectual Property Law, Environmental Law, Cyber Law, Information Technology Law, Arbitration Law, etc. Library also subscribes most of the leading National Dailies and press clippings related to Legal News, Editorials, Case Comments & other matters related to legal development or national importance are well maintained in the library.
All the housekeeping activities are automated. For the convenience of the readers, photocopying and internet facility have also been provided in the library premises. Students benefit from privileges of home- lending, book bank and distribution of study material.
In the backdrop of Poverty and Inequality, Legal Aid is an effective way towards attainment of the ideals of ‘Social, Economic and Political’ Justice that are enshrined in our Constitution under the Directive Principles of State Policy. The Legal Aid Implementation Committee of the Government of India formed out of the constructive suggestions of the Bhagwati Committee on Jurisdicare of 1977 had envisaged the setting up of legal aid dispensation clinic in the various law schools.
The object is to spread awareness amongst ignorant masses about their legal rights and duties, and how to go about seeking the same and students of law get exposed to the various problems associated with the ‘real world’, thereby gaining practical knowledge on the subject. We seek to do this through public speaking, awareness camps, seminars, legal counseling, poster making and street plays.
The Legal Aid Clinic aims of bridging the gap between what law promises to offer and the actual realities of law. It follows the model of good governance through citizen participation, which believes that good governance will come about only when citizens at all levels of our democracy effectively participate. The Legal Aid Clinic seeks to impart practical knowledge of law to students. The aim of starting the Clinic was not only to bring future lawyers face to face with the harsh realities of law but also by giving ourselves the opportunity to use and implement the law even before entering the professional world. Legal Aid Clinic will work by building a rapport with the communities, by understanding their concerns, after which they are connected to the district authorities through the processes of law. This process engages communities on a weekly basis, organizing conferences, conclaves, interventions within our surroundings and unique creative methods (e.g. theatre performances).
It shall provide the law students an occasion to learn by doing, use social spaces as a class room, sensitize them to the nature of law that can empower or oppress, facilitate access to justice to the deprived and marginalized, and create socially responsible citizens, advocate, judges, police officers and other State officials. Our aim is to provide free legal aid services to the various sections of the society (Section 12 Legal Services Authority Act, 1987), because we believe that justice should be available to all.
We have an excellent judicial system and everyone should be able to avail its benefits, but most people can't or won't! Many are not aware of their rights or the remedies available to them under law, and this number of people increases with decrease in the level of education managed by them, and it further goes up when the people who desperately need the services of our legal system, do not have the financial resources for it. Now that amounts to an enormous section of our society and we want to help them to the best of our abilities so that they can take advantage of our illustrious judicial system.
The legal aid clinic shall work like a single window facility for helping the disadvantaged people to solve their legal problems whenever needed. Besides legal advice, other services like preparing applications for job card under the Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee (MGNREG) Scheme, identity card for different government purposes, liaison with the Government offices and public authorities, helping the common people who come to the cell for solving their problems with the government officials, authorities and other institutions also shall be part of the legal services. It shall provide assistance by giving initial advice on the problem, assistance in drafting representations and notices, filling up of forms for the various benefits available under different government schemes, public distribution system and other social security schemes.
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