Program Highlights

This program has its emphasis on Skills required by a lawyer, CA, CS etc. for drafting of various legal documents required in Indian Courts

Course Outline

Module 1. – Introduction

  • What is legal drafting?

  • General Rules of Legal Drafting Important Steps in drafting Module 2. Basic Principles of Drafting

Module 2. – Basic Principles of Drafting

  • Concept of Notice- Statutory, public and general

  • Concept of Power of Attorney- General and specific

  • Drafting of National and International Adoption Deeds

Module 3. – Basic principles of Pleadings

Module 4. – Civil Pleadings

  • Pleadings under Code of Civil Procedure

  • Essentials of Pleadings Sequential Steps for filing a Civil Suit in Civil Court

  • Hierarchy of Civil Courts

  • Essentials of Suit for Injunction Stay of Suit

  • Essentials of Suit for Possession of Property & Essentials of Suit for Partition of Property Essentials of Public Interest Litigation

  • Essentials of Interlocutory Application, Caveat, Written Statement

  • Essentials of Evidence by way of Affidavit

  • Essentials of Appeals, Special Leave Petition, Writs Schedule

Module 5. – Criminal Pleadings

  • Introduction Complaints under Sec 200d of Cr PC

  • Complaints Under Sec. 133 of Cr PC

  • Complaints under Sec. 138 of Negotiable Instruments Act.

  • Application for Bail (under Sec. 436 of Cr PC)

  • Anticipatory Bail (under Sec. 438 of Cr PC)

  • Petitions Under 482 of Cr PC for Quashing of FIR Maintenance

  • Application (Sec. 125 of Cr PC) Criminal Appeals Schedule

Module 6. – Family Law Pleadings

  • Restitution of Conjugal Rights

  • Judicial Separation Dissolution of Marriage

Module 7. – Introduction to mandatory Forms and Contents

  • Suit for Specific Performance of Contract

  • Complaint for deficiency in services under Consumer Protection Act, 1986

  • Petition for obtaining Divorce-Contested and Mutual Consent Divorce

  • Appeal from District Court to High Court

  • Petition of Writ under Article 32 (PIL)

  • Complaint under Section 500 of Indian Penal Code, 1860

  • Applications under Sections 437, 438, 439 and 397 of Criminal Procedure Code, 1973

  • Petition for writ of Habeas Corpus arising out of criminal case to the High Court under Article 226 of the Constitution of India

  • Written Statement

  • Affidavits and Counter Affidavits

  • Interlocutory and temporary Injunction Applications

  • Execution Petitions

  • Special Leave Petition (SLP) under Article 136 of the Constitution of India

Module 8. – Conveyancing

  • Draft of Deed of Sale

  • Draft of Development Agreement between Developer and Owner of the land, Deed of Mortgage, Lease Deed

  • Draft of Partition Deed, Gift Deed, Will and Codicil

  • Draft of Leave and License Agreement

  • Partnership Deed-Formation and Dissolution

Module 9. – Commercial Contract Drafts

  • Advertisement and Brand Endorsement Agreements

Module 10. – Trans National Agreements

  • What is legal drafting?6.1. Collaboration Agreement regarding Licensing Trademarks use within India, with Foreign Party.

  • 6.2. International Joint Ventures

Module 11. - Service Contracts

  • Franchise Agreements

  • Commercial Service Contracts