Extra-Legal



  • 2020

  • 1. Invited as a Panelist on a webinar organised by the Centre for Social Research, on 1st May 2020 to speak on "Sexual Harassment at the Workplace: Challenges during Lockdown".



    The discussion revolved around The Prohibition of Sexual Harassment Act 2013 (or POSH Act); which talks about safeguarding workplace for women and cater to the healthy environment that respects the rights of a working woman to equality of status and opportunity

    (On the meaning of 'public' under section 16 of the POSH Act) (On the procedure of filing a complaint under the POSH Act)




    2.Invited as a Resource Person and Speaker on a webinar organised by the South District Legal Services Authority [DLSA (South)] on 4th May 2020, to speak on issues covering, inter alia, sexual harassment in the virtual workplace, gender neutrality in the context of the Sexual Harassment of Women at Workplace (Prevention, Prohibition and Redressal) Act, 2013 ("POSH Äct"), and on furthering advocacy with respect to the POSH Act.






    3.Invited as a Panelist on a webinar organised by the Centre for Social Research, on 27th May 2020 to speak on "Domestic Violence : A Lockdown within a Lockdown".

    Among other things, the discussion included:

    • The necessity for creating awareness of existing helpline numbers for victims of domestic violence and the role of the media in doing so
    • The sensitisation of men as an important aspect to consider when talking about reduction of domestic violence cases.
    • The multi-fold approach of the Protection of Women from Domestic Violence Act, 2005 and the reliefs available under the same

    (On what the PWDV Act of 2005 encompasses and its multi-fold approach) (On a practical approach towards ensuring male participation in mitigating violence against women)
  • 2019

  • 1.Panelist in the Love Matters India Panel at the Sexual Justice Conference - July 2019

  • 2018

  • 1. Gave an interview to the Centre for Social Research on 4th July 2018 on cyber-crimes in the context of offences against women and children. The video is available here: Interview with CSR

  • 2017

  • 1.Adab Singh Kapoor, Managing Partner, Adab Singh Kapoor & Associates, on starting his own firm, and pursuing a Ph.D



    2.Invitee for the Conference of International Association of Law Schools organised by Symbiosis Law School, Pune( 9th to 11th November, 2017). Deliberated with the Family Law Studies Group.



    3.Speaker for the Regional Consultation – Gender Sensitive Best Practices, Implementations and Capacity Building of Police officials organised by Centre for Social Research - Topic - Legal and judicial aspects of crimes against women and children

    4. Gave an interview to SuperLawyer on 5th June 2017 on his time in Symbiosis, Pune, starting his own firm, and pursuing a PhD on 5th June 2017

  • 2016
  • 1. Panelist on a Round Table Conference on Creating Safe Cities: Discussion on Strategic Interventions and Innovative Response Mechanisms, held on 20th December, 2016 at Juniper Hall, India Habitat Centre organised by Centre for Social Research with the support of Hanns Seidel Foundation.


    2. Panelist on "Engaging Men and Boys in Fight against Violence" on 10.08.2016 at India Habitat Centre Organised by Centre for Social Research (CSR).



  • 2015
  • 1.Speaker on "Awareness Programme on Gender Sensitization & Sexual Harassment" organized by GSCASH of Sharda University on September 30th, 2015.


    2. Participated as a Guest Delegate on "International Conference on 'Changing Dynamics of International Arbitration in India' organized by Symbiosis Law School, NOIDA in association with the Indian International and Domestic Arbitration Centre (IIDAC) held at The Claridges, New Delhi on October 31st, 2015.

    3. Participated as a Guest Delegate in the 5th Round Table Conference on "Energizing Coal Sector -- The Eco-friendly way", held at Hotel Le Meridian New Delhi on October 30th, 2015.

    4. Conducted a Workshop on "Mediation - Alternative Dispute Resolution" in Association with Adab Singh Kapoor and Associates & Sai Centre for Socio Legal Action held at Symbiosis Law School Noida on October 23, 2015. The resource persons of the workshop were Ms. Kim Wright, Lawyer from USA who has introduced several techniques of innovatie dispute resolution and Adv. Adab Singh Kapoor.

  • 2014

  • 2 1. Judge for 1st Edition of Symbiosis National Moot Court Competition (SNMCC), supported by London Court of International Arbitration (LCIA) India held at Symbiosis Law School Noida on September 19-21, 2014.

    2. Judge for 3rd Ascent Moot Court Competition held at Symbiosis Law School, Noida.

    3. Conducted a workshop on the "Credit Information Companies Act, 2005" held at Credit Sudhar Finance Private Limited office, Mumbai on January 16th, 2014.


  • 2013
  • 1. "Mr. Adab Singh Kapoor was adjudged as the "Best Presenter(Male)" for the Project Report presented at 181st Management Skills Orientation Programme (MSOP) organised by Northern India Regional Council (NIRC) of The Institute of Company Secretaries of India for the period 14.10.13 to 31.10.13."

    2. Judge for Legal Events of Intra College Cultural Fest "Symphasis, 2013" of Symbiosis Law School Noida.

    3. Speaker for "International Teaching Session on Banking Law: Indian and European Perspective" organized by Symbiosis Law School Noida from September 05 - 13, 2013.

    4. Delivered a lecture on "New Trends in Divorce Laws: Law, Litigation and Judicial Approach" at Symbiosis Law School, Noida, on September 14th, 2013.

    5. Judge for 2nd Ascent Moot Court Competition organized by Symbiosis Law School, Noida on July 13th, 2013.

    6. Panelist during the GE-PI process for admission of students into Symbiosis Law School, Noida, for the years 2012-13, 2013-14 & 2014-15.

    7. Judge for the 3rd Nascent Moot Court Competition held at Symbiosis Law School, Noida on March 9th, 2013.

    8. Judge for the Philip C Jessup, International Law Moot Court Competition held at Symbiosis Law School, Noida between 18 – 20th January, 2013.


  • 2012

  • 1. Judge for the 2nd Nascent Moot Court held at Symbiosis Law School, Noida on October 16th, 2012.

    2. Judge for the 1st Ascent Moot Court held at Symbiosis Law School, Noida on July 22nd, 2012.

    3. Judge for the Legal events of Intra College Cultural Fest "Symphasis 2012" of Symbiosis Law School Pune on February 24th, 2012.

  • 2011

  • 1. Judge for the 1st Nascent Moot Court Competition held at Symbosis Law School, Noida on May 15th, 2011.


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