7th Pranita Mehta Memorial Essay Writing Competition by Corporate Law Society, NLU Jodhpur: Register by Dec 31!


About Corporate Law Society, NLU Jodhpur

CLS was founded in 2014 with the primary objective of providing a platform to foster discussions and debate on issues of corporate law and related topics, inculcate an interest in the subject and allow students to gain a practitioner’s perspective. 

This is facilitated through inviting our eminent alumni to deliver lectures on developments and emerging trends in the realm of corporate law and related areas. We also hold our flagship event, the Essay Competition, which provides a platform for students from Universities of Law all across the country to contribute to the corporate law academia, and to forward the discourse on the subject-matter. 

About Pranita Mehta Memorial Article Writing Competition

The Essay Competition is annually organised by CLS in the memory of the Late. Ms. Pranita Mehta, an extremely talented student of NLUJ who was accorded several laurels for her academic endeavours. SHe was amongst the first ones to get recruited from the Batch of 2017 by one of India’s top law firms. The Essay Competition attracts participation from hundreds of law students from premier law schools across India and offers prizes worth Rs. 50,000/- to the winners. In the previous years, we have associated with leading law firms such as L&L Offices, J. Sagar Associates, Khaitan & Co. and so on – the Partners of such firms have judged the Essay Competition. The Competition aims to foster stimulating and innovative discussions on contemporary developments in the corporate law sphere through academic research and writing.

For this edition of the Competition, we have collaborated with the prestigious firm Indus Law.


  • Opportunity to public equity shareholders to acquire shares after CIRP- a measure for protection or an instance of myopia?
  • FTX: the Lehman Brothers of 2022- a lesson for the Indian crypto regime?
  • Fractional Share Investing in India: A Step in the Right Direction?
  • Supreme Court on Motive as a Precondition for Insider Trading.
  • ESG regulations- Is Corporate India really doing its part?
  • Digital Personal Data Protection Bill, 2022: Examining the Legislative Attempt To Protect Personal Data In India?

  • Perks

    First Prize: Rs. 25,000/-

    Second Prize: Rs. 15,000/-

    Third Prize: Rs. 10,000/-

    Publication with JCLG: The winning essay will also be published in the well-reputed Journal on Corporate Law and Governance [“JCLG”].

    Internship with IndusLaw: Top three winners of the Competition will also get the opportunity to intern with IndusLaw.

    Merit Certificates: Top ten submissions will also be given merit certificates.


    Registration: Interested students must register with CLS by December 31, 2022 [11:59 PM] in order to confirm their interest in participation. CLICK HERE.


    Participants must submit their essays by January 26, 2023 [11:59 PM]. CLICK HERE.

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