CfP: Seminar on Senior Citizens and Elderly People- Legal, Social and Ethical Perspectives at RGNUL, Punjab [March 18]: Submit by Jan 28


About the Organiser

The Rajiv Gandhi National University of Law (RGNUL), Punjab was established by the State Legislature of Punjab and officially registered in July 2006. 

RGNUL, Punjab is known for its academic excellence, attaining approval from the Bar Council of India (BCI) and registration with the University Grants Commission (UGC), New Delhi.

About the Event

RGNUL, Punjab is conducting a one day seminar titled ‘Senior Citizens and Elderly People: Legal, Social, and Ethical Perspectives’ on March 18, 2024. This event is sponsored by the Indian Council of Social Science Research (ICSSR), North-Western Regional Centre, Chandigarh.

Themes & Sub-themes

  • Maintenance and Welfare of Parents and Senior Citizens Act, 2007
  • Implementation Mechanism under the 2007 Act and Senior Citizens
  • Access to Justice and Right to Speedy Justice for senior Citizens
  • Senior Citizens and Right to Property
  • Senior Citizens and Right to Health
  • Evaluation and Management of Age-Related Impairments
  • Government Welfare Schemes Regarding Senior Citizens
  • Elderly People and Domestic Violence
  • Elderly People, Psycho-social concerns and Psychological Abuse
  • Role of Tribunals, Courts and Lawyers and their Intervention for Senior Citizens
  • Assessment and Treatment of Age-related Disabilities

Submission Guidelines

  • The research papers should pertain to any of the sub-themes of the conference.
  • Participants shall be required to submit an abstract of around 350 words on or before 28.01.2024
  • Abstract shall also contain, name of the author / authors, email ID of the author’s contact number and designation.
  • Acceptance of abstracts shall be communicated separately. Payment link shall be shared separately, if abstract is selected.
  • Full paper shall not exceed 6000 words. It shall be typed in Times New Roman, Font Size 12 on A4 size paper on any of the sub-themes of the conference with 1” margin on all sides with 1.5 line spacing using MS Word.
  • Abstract and papers shall be required to be emailed at seminar@rgnul.a.cin
  • Citation shall be strictly in accordance with Bluebook (20 Edition).
  • University may publish selected papers. Selection of papers for publication shall be the exclusive discretion of the University

Eligibility Criteria

All academicians, professionals, students and researchers are eligible to participate in the seminar.


The event will be held at the Rajiv Gandhi National University of Law, Punjab.

Important Dates

  • Abstract Submission: 28th January 2024
  • Acceptance/Rejection Notification: 3rd February 2024
  • Last date of Registration: 15th February 2024
  • Final paper Submission: 28th February 2024
  • Date of Event: 18th March 2024

Registration Fee

  • Academicians/Professionals: INR 750 + GST (First Author), Second Author: INR 500 + GST
  • Student and Researchers: INR 500 + GST (First Author), Second Author: INR 250 + GST
  • Conference Participation Fee: INR 500


For more details, participants are advised to contact the following:

  • Ms. Dikshi Arora (+91-9024559982)
  • Mr. Harshit Bhimrajka (+91-9829513257)
  • Mr. Om Pandey (+91-8287721398)

Or reach out via telephone on 0175-2391600-03 or email at