The Ninth SAARCLAW Conference: Law As An Instrument Of Social And Economical Change

20-Feb-2002 - 22-Feb-2002

Venue : Jaipur

The Ninth SAARCLAW conference was held at Jaipur from 20th to 22nd of September 2002. This conference proposed to explore the vital interface between law on the one had and social and economic change on the other. It aimed to define the basic parameters of this change, its speed, its direction and its content. It did so by identifying certain crucial areas and trisections of law - Social and economic change, Corporate Governance, ADR, Judicial Activism, Environment Protection and Growth. The Conference discussed the need and nature of fundamental reforms, the necessity to focus not only on growth equity but also on the use of law as an efficacious modality of economic change