Dr. Mamta Rana

Dr. Mamta Rana

Professor

LL.B., Panjab University, Chandigarh

LL.M., Punjabi University, Patiala

Ph.D., Himachal Pradesh University, Shimla, H.P.

UGC(NET)

Area of Specialization

 Family Law, Criminal Law, Intellectual Property Rights

Research & Publications: 

Changing Dimensions of the Profession of Prostitution, Civil and Military Law  Journal, ISSN No 0045-7043, Published in Vol. no 46, No. 1, Jan. 2010

Understanding the Need and Necessity for the Retention of the Armed Forces (Special Powers) Act’, Civil and Military Law Journal, ISSN No 0045-7043, Published in Vol. No. 46, Nu. 3, Oct. 2010.

Sex Workers Need Legal Cover, AIR Web World, 2010, Modified- 07/08/2010

A Comparative Analysis of Sex work related laws of Netherland & Thailand, Civil and Military Law Journal, ISSN No 0045-7043, published in the issue of October 2011.

Examining the Impact of Biotechnological Developments on Biodiversity, published in Civil and Military Law Journal, New Delhi, Jan. 2011.

Environmental Protection and Common Law Remedies, Published in Civil and Military Law Journal, Vol. 48, No. 1, March 2012.

The Right to Food in India: A Panacea for the Fight against Hunger, Published in the June 2012 edition of Shikhar, A multidisciplinary refreed journal.

Regulating Biotechnology: Basic Issues, Published in May 2012 edition of Third Concept, An International Journal of Ideas.

Importance of Biodiversity in the Era of Globalization Published in June 2012 edition of Shikhar, A multidisciplinary refreed journal.

Emerging Profile of Public Interest Litigation to Protect Environment- published in an edited book titled as- Judicial Activism in India: A Festschrift in the honour of Justice V.R. Krishna Iyer, Universal Publishers, New Delhi.

Biotechnology and Traditional Knowledge: Challenges and Issues, published in Faculty of Law Journal of Mody Institute of Technology and Science, Dec. 2013

Environmental Impact Assessment: A Tool for Sustainable Development, An Article published in  Faculty of Law Journal of Mody University of Science and Technology, Lakshmangarh, Rajasthan, March, 2015.

Untangling the Legal Intricacies in the Live-In Relationships", published in an edited book titled as Law Relating to Women and Children, Academic Heights Publication, New Delhi, March, 2015

Human Cloning: A Study of Human Rights and Ethical Issues, published in International Journal of Legal Sciences and Research, Sep. 2015.

Examining the Interface between Intellectual Property Rights and Plant Genetic Resources, published in Journal of Legal Studies, Issue 1, July 2015, Vol. 3, ISSN 2321-1059.

Paper titled “Maternity Benefit as a Human Right” published in an edited book published by Centre for women studies and development, BHU, Varanasi  with ISBN:978-93-85309-85-4,2016

Conference/Workshops 

Attended and participated in a two day Workshop at AIL Mohali in Jan. 2005 on the theme of International Law.

Attended and participated in a three day workshop on ‘Disability and Human Rights’ at Panjab University, Chandigarh in March 2005.

Attended participated and presented a paper in a two day National Conference organized by MD University, Rohtak on the theme “:Globalization and the Challenges: Vision for the 21st Century” April, 2005.

Attended and participated in a National Conference organised by Confederation of Indian Bar, New Delhi in Feb. 2008 on Judicial Reforms.

Attended and participated and presented a paper in a two Day National Seminar in PURC Bathinda on “Environment Protection”, March, 2011. 

Attended, participated and presented a paper in a two Day National Seminar in Punjabi University, Patiala on the theme “Weaker Sections and Law.” July 2011.

Attended, participated and presented a paper in a two day National Seminar at PURC Bathinda on the theme “The Time for Judicial Accountability has finally arrived”. Sep 2011.

Attended, participated and presented a paper in a one Day National Conference at Law Dept., Punjabi University, Patiala and presented a paper on the theme –“Law as a Means of Social 

Reform: Examining the Impact of Law on the Child Labour Sector.” Nov. 2011.

Attended, participated and presented a paper in a two day International Conference at Women’s Study Centre, Punjabi University, Patiala and presented a paper on the theme- “The Need and Necessity of Political Empowerment of Women in India.” Nov 2011.

Attended, participated and presented a paper in a one day National Conference at Punjabi University, Patiala and presented a paper on the theme- “Need for preserving and promoting communal harmony for furthering the Cause of National Integration.”Dec. 2011.

Attended,  participated and presented a paper in a one day National Conference organised by Indian Institute of Public Administration, Delhi, at Constitution Club, Delhi, on the theme -“The Emergence of Naxalism in India: A Dilemma which Calls for Urgent and Enduring Answers”  

Attended, participated and presented a paper in a one day National Conference organised by SD College Jalandhar, on the theme –“Sex Workers and Their Human Rights”. Jan. 2012

Attended,  participated and presented a paper in a two day National Conference organised by Guru Nanak Dev University, Amritsar on the theme-  “ Developments in the Area of Biotechnology: A Threat to Biodiversity.” Feb. 2012.

Attended, participated and presented a paper in a one day National Conference organised by SD College, Jalandhar on the theme-“India’s Freedom Struggle and the role played by Punjabi Women.”

Attended, participated and presented a paper in a one day National Conference organised by GGS College for Women, Chandigarh on the theme- “ Human Rights of Children with Special Reference to the Provisions of Indian Constitution”. Feb. 2012.

Attended, participated and presented a paper in a one day National Conference organized by St. Soldier Institute, Jalandhar on the theme “The Rising Number of Nowhere Brides in Punjab: Need for Urgent and Concrete Measures”. Feb. 2012.

Attended, participated and presented a paper in a one day National Conference at Guru Nanak Dev University titled as “Liability of the Company in the Matters of Environmental Pollution with Special Reference to the Environment Protection Act”. Nov 2012.

Attended, participated and presented a paper in a one day National Seminar at IIPA titled as- “Examining the role of Press in the Strengthening of Indian Democracy”. Dec. 2012.

Attended, participated and presented a paper in a one day National Seminar at IIPA titled as- “ The Role of Judiciary in the Protection of Human Rights”, Dec. 2012.

Participated in a one day International Seminar on Legal Education and Pedagogy in Asian Countries at FoL, MITS University, Lakshmangarh, Rajasthan, Dec. 2012.

Attended, participated and presented a paper in a two day National Seminar at M.D. University, Rohtak titled as- “Female as a Coparcener: With reference to Hindu Succession Amendment Act, 2005” sponsored by Indian Council of Social Science Research, New Delhi on 19-20 Mar 2013.

Attended, participated and presented a paper in a two day National Seminar at H.P. University, Shimla, titled as “The Evil of Child Prostitution: An Analysis” sponsored by ICSSR, New Delhi on 21-22 Aug, 2013.

Attended a One Day National Seminar on the “Farmer’s Rights in India” at Khandela, Sikar, Rajasthan,sept.,2013

Attended, participated and presented a paper in a two day National Seminar at Women’s Study Centre, MDU, Rohtak, titled as “Sexual Harassment of Women at Workplace: An Analysis” Feb. 2014.

Attended, Participated and presented a paper in a one day National Conference at Jalandhar (RC/GNDU) titled as “Social Injustices and the Role of law” Feb, 2014.

Attended, Participated and presented a paper in a two day National Conference at MDU Rohtak titled as “The Role of Law in Eradicating Injustices in Society”, Mar. 2014

Attended, Participated and presented a paper in a two day National Conference at SRT Campus, HNBGU titled as “Human Right to Development in Consonance with an Approach to Sustainable Development: Environmental Perspective” March 2014.

Attended, Participated and Presented a Paper in a two day National Conference at DDM Sai Law College, HP, titled as “ Green Economy and Sustainable Development: An Analysis”. 30-31st May, 2014.

Attended, participated and presented a paper in a two day National Conference at Army Institute of Law, Mohali, titled as “Live in Relationship: Untangling the Legal Intricacies”, Sep. 19-20, 2014.

Attended, participated and presented a paper in a two day National Seminar at WSC, BHU, Varanasi, titled as “Maternity Benefit as a Human Right”, March 12-13, 2015.

Attended, participated and delivered a talk on Right to Education on a workshop on quality enhancement in education at Port Blair, Andaman and Nicobar.

Attended, participated and presented a paper in a one day National Seminar at RGNUL, Patiala, titled as Prevention of Corruption Act: Need for a Fresh Look, 21st August, 2015.

Attended, participated and presented a paper in a two day International Conference at Gurukul Kangri, Haridwar titled as “Air pollution and Climate Change: An Analysis ,29-30th Jan. organized by International Journal of Advanced Research and Innovation and MANU- International Council for Man and nature.

Attended one day Pre-Litigation Mediation Adalat organized by HP State Legal Services Authority for the victims of HRTC bus accidents at High Court of Himachal Pradesh, Shimla on 2nd June, 2016