Events Archive

February 12, 2009
Coffee R - Mixing Human Rights with Caffeine
Public Interest Litigation in India: How the Radical Change in the Doctrine of Locus Standi Impacts the Poor

Speaker: Venkata Ram Manam, LL.M.
Time: 4:30 pm - 5:20 pm
Location: Ruth Lilly Law Library, 235-A
Contact: Contact Perfecto Caparas: pcaparas@alumni.iu.edu

Learn how the doctrine of Locus standi (the legal standing to sue) has been radically altered in India to empower the poor. Our LL.M. candidate, Ram, who hails from India will discuss the principles and applicaitons of public interest law. All are welcome.