Mr. Abhishek Trivedi

Mr. Abhishek Trivedi

  • Assistant Professor
    Institute of Legal Studies and Research
  • Department

    Legal Studies and Research
  • Contact Details:

    Email : abhishek.trivedi@gla.ac.in

    Contact Number :+91 9609225563 /8076267044

  • Experience

  • Qualifications

    • High School (Class X, 9 June 2008): 1st Division;
    • Senior School (Class XII, 19 May 2010): 1st Division;
    • Five Years B.A.LL.B. (Honours) (20 June 2016), Aligarh Muslim University, Aligarh, Murshidabad Centre, W. B.: 1st Division;
    • Two Years LL.M. in International Law, South Asian University, New Delhi (7 June 2018): 1st Division;
    • Winter Course on ‘International Maritime Law,’ Indian Society of International Law, New Delhi (26-30 December 2017);
    • University Grand Commission - National Eligibility Test (NET): Qualified (2 January 2018);
    • Ph.D. Course Work of One Year completed from South Asian University, New Delhi (15 November 2019): 1st Division;
    • International Summer School: ‘Four Week Academic Programme,’ New Delhi (23 June-19 July 2019).
  • Ph.D

    Thesis Supervised

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  • Postgraduate

    Thesis Supervised

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Publications (International and Nationals)

  • 01 “Principle of CBDR-RC: Its Interpretation and Implementation through NDCs in the context of Sustainable Development”, Washington Journal of Environmental Law & Policy (University of Washington School of Law), Vol. 11, Issue. 3, 2021, pp. 309-348, with Stellina Jolly, https://digitalcommons.law.uw.edu/wjelp/vol11/iss3/3/
  • 02 “ICJ’s Jadhav Judgment and Its Implications for Pakistan and India under International Law”, Asian Journal of International Law (Cambridge University Press, 2021), Vol. 11, Issue. 1, pp. 13-23, 2021, https://doi.org/10.1017/S2044251320000247
  • 03 “It is in the Interest of India to Settle the Jadhav Matter (India v. Pakistan) through Diplomatic Methods”, Opinio Juris (26 January 2021), https://opiniojuris.org/2021/01/26/it-is-in-the-interest-of-india-to-settle-the-jadhav-matter-india-v-pakistan-through-diplomatic-methods/
    ISSN NO. 0975 9964
  • 04 “Use of Force and Self-Defense – Planning, Processes and Preparedness—A Need of the Hour” in Bimal N Patel (ed.), National Security of India and International Law (Brill, Nihjoff, 2020), pp. 180-195, https://doi.org/10.1163/9789004427563_013
  • 05 “Implementing the SDG-13 through the Adoption of Hybrid Law: Addressing Climate-Induced Displacement”, Brill Open Law, Vol. 2, Issue 1, 2020, pp. 69-100, with Stellina Jolly, https://brill.com/view/journals/bol/2/1/article-p69_69.xml?rskey=pVlXG0&result=2
  • 06 “Chagos Advisory Opinion and The International Lego-Politico Consequences: An Analysis”, International Journal of Legal Studies and Research (WBNUJS, Vol. 9, Issue 2, 2020), pp. 206-2017, https://www.ijlsr.in/ijlsr_2020_vol_9_no_2
  • 07 “South Asia Watercourse Regimes: Reflection on the International Customary Norms of Water Law and the Role of SAARC”, DME Journal of Law, Vol. 1, Issue 1, 2020, pp. 98-119, https://dmejl.dme.ac.in/article/abhishek-trivedi/
  • 08 “COVID-19 experience in tackling climate change with equity”, The Economic Times, May 15, 2020, with Stellina Jolly, https://energy.economictimes.indiatimes.com/news/renewable/opinion-covid-19-experience-in-tackling-climate-change-with-equity/75759197
  • 09 “Covid-19: Why a new normative and institutional framework for SAARC nations is needed to fight the coronavirus”, South Asia Centre of London School of Economics (April 2nd 2020), https://blogs.lse.ac.uk/southasia/2020/04/02/covid-19-why-a-new-normative-and-institutional-framework-for-saarc-nations-is-needed-to-fight-the-coronavirus/
  • 10 “Why the 1963 Sino-Pakistan Boundary Agreement Is Unlawful in Light of the Recent ICJ Advisory Opinion on the Chagos Archipelago,” published in Commentary section of ‘The JURIST’, operated by University of Pittsburg, United States, 8 July 2019, https://www.jurist.org/commentary/2019/07/abhishek-trivedi-sino-pakistan-boundary/
  • 11 “US diplomacy of re-engagement continues: From ‘intent’ to withdrawal from Paris Agreement to COP23,” moderndiplomacy (January 20, 2018), available at http://moderndiplomacy.eu/2018/01/20/us-diplomacy-re-engagement-continues-intent-withdrawal-paris-agreement-cop23/
  • 12 “Has India Opened the ICJ Pandora’s Box in Dispute with Pakistan?,” published in Commentary section of ‘The JURIST’, operated by University of Pittsburg, United States, 25 July 2017, available at http://www.jurist.org/dateline/2017/07/abhishek-trivedi-icj-pandora.php
  • 13 “India: The Deportation of Rohingya Refugee in the Light of National Security,” MODERNDIPLOMACY, 23 August 2017, available at http://moderndiplomacy.eu/2017/08/23/india-the-deportation-of-rohingya-refugee-in-the-light-of-national-security/
  • 14 “Unilateral Declaration of Independence by Catalonia: Examining Legality under International Law,” MODERDIPLOMACY, 19 December 2017, available at http://moderndiplomacy.eu/2017/12/19/unilateral-declaration-of-independence-by-catalonia-examining-legality-under-international-law/
  • 15 “ICJ Jurisdiction on Bilateral Issues: Possibility Regarding Jammu and Kashmir Dispute”, ‘MODERNDIPLOMACY, 22 July 2017, available at http://moderndiplomacy.eu/2017/07/22/icj-jurisdiction-on-bilateral-issues-possibilities-regarding-jammu-and-kashmir-dispute/
  • 16 “Where Does India’s Surgical Strike Hold under International Law?”, selected as best six essay entries in R.P. Anand Annual Essay Competition, 2016, available at http://www.publicinternationallaw.in/node/140

Book Review

“International Investment Law and the Right to Regulate: A Human Rights Perspective” by Lone Wandahl Mouyal (Routledge, 2018), GNLU Journal of Law, Development and Politics (forthcoming, 2021)

Paper Presentations in International/National Conferences/Seminars

  • 01 Presented a paper titled as “Construing climate change adaptation as the global public good: A critical assessment towards international cooperation” at the 10th Annual Cambridge International Law Conference, organized by Cambridge International Law Conference, Cambridge, UK, 18-20 March 2021.
  • 02 Presented a paper titled as “Addressing Climate Change with the Help of Equity and Covid-19 Experience in the Context of Sustainable Development: Challenges and Opportunities” at the Changing Contours of Economy, Society, Business, Media and World Relations in the 21st century with special reference to Sustainable Development, a National conference organized by Vivekananda School of Economics, Vivekananda institute of Professional studies, New Delhi, 26-27 March 2021.
  • 03 Presented a paper titled as “Economic Concept of Public Goods and Its Application in Relation to Climate Change Adaptation: A Study towards Proposing a Legal Framework for Enhancing International Cooperation” at GNLU International Conference on Economic Analysis of Law and Governance, jointly organized by Gujarat National Law University, Indian Institute of Management Ahmedabad and Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur, 18-20 March 2021.
  • 04 Presented a paper titled as “The ICJ’s Jadhav Judgment and the Possibilities of Effective Review and Reconsideration under the Legal System of Pakistan: An Analysis”, international conference, South Asia in the Era of International Courts and Tribunals, 28-29 February 2020, Faculty of Legal Studies, South Asian University, New Delhi, India.
  • 05 Presented a paper titled as “Principle of CBDR-RC, Its interpretation and Implementation through NDCs in the context of Sustainable Development: Challenges and Opportunities”, Conference to celebrate the completion of 60 Years of the Indian Society of International Law, 20-22 February 2020.
  • 06 Full Funding to present a paper titled “Use of Force and Self-Defense – Planning, Processes and Preparedness—A Need of the Hour” in Trilateral Winter Law School: National Security and Defense Laws and Practices—France, Germany, and India, Organized by Gujarat National Law University in collaboration with University Paris Nanterre, Paris and University of Potsdam, Germany, 13-16 February 2018.
  • 07 Presented a paper in seminar on “National Appointment Judicial Commission: A Threat to the Independence of Judiciary?” held on November 26, 2014, at Aligarh Muslim University Centre Murshidabad, W.B.

Faculty Development Programs

  • 01 Completed One Week Faculty Development Programme on “IPR and its Application in Law, Media and Management” conducted by Delhi Metropolitan Education, Noida affiliated to Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University, New Delhi, 10-15 December, 2019.
  • 02 Completed Seven Days Faculty Development Programme on “Law and The Vulnerable” organized by the Karnataka State Law University, Hubballi, Karnataka, 18-25 August 2020.
  • 03 Completed Faculty Development Programme on “Coping with the Transition in Legal Education During Covid-19: The Way Forward” organized by School of Law, The Northcap University, Gurugram, 30 May- 1 June, 2020.

Workshops

  • 01 One Days Workshop on “Research Methodology: Domestic & International Law Perspective” The Indian Society of International Law and Department of Law, Savitribai Phule, Pune University, 20 December 2019.
  • 02 Four Day Workshop on “Hydro-diplomacy in South Asia”, 5-8 January, 2018, at South Asian University, New Delhi in collaboration with Dhaka University, Bangladesh.
  • 03 Three Days Workshop on “Student for Peace-Mahatma Gandhi Centre for Peace Study” organized by O.P. Jindal Global University, Panipat, Haryana, 14-16 April, 2017.
  • 04 One Day Workshop on “Life Skill and Personality Development” Aligarh Muslim University Centre Murshidabad, 17 November 2012.

Moot Courts

  • Judged Twice the Indian Qualifying Rounds of Philip C. Jessup International Law Moot Court Competition, 30th January -2nd February, 2020 and 27-28 February 2021.
  • Participant in Three National Moot Court Competitions: 1st P.A. Inamdar National Moot Court Competition, Aligarh Muslim University, Aligarh, 5-6 March 2016; 1st Sir Syed National Moor Court Competition Aligarh Muslim University, Aligarh, 28-29 March 2015; 2nd National Moot Court Competition, Rajiv Gandhi School of Intellectual Property Law, IIT Kharagpur, Kharagpur, W.B., 6-8 November 2015.

Academic Extra-Curriculum and Co-Curricular Activities

  • Three Times Rapporteur: Rapporteur for the Workshop organized by Faculty of Legal Studies-South Asian University in collaboration with United Nation High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) on “Research and Advocacy in Action for Refugee Protection”, 11 September 2018, FSI Hall Akbar Bhawan, SAU New Delhi; Rapporteur for the “Seminar on Civil Society and Governance Challenges in South Asia” with the support of International Centre for Not For Profit law (ICNL) and US Aid under its educational grant programme (LEEP 11), 11 December 2017, FSI Hall Akbar Bhawan, South Asian University, New Delhi; Rapporteur for the Seminar on “2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development: Human Rights and Development”, 7 November 2017, South Asian University, New Delhi.
  • Student Volunteer in organizing the International Conference, “South Asia in the Era of International Courts and Tribunals”, organized by the Faculty of Legal Studies, South Asian University, New Delhi, 28-29 February 2020.
  • Student Organizer in organizing ‘Human Rights Treaty Body Regional Consultation-Asia’ at FLS, South Asian University, New Delhi, in Association with Academic of International Law and Human Rights and Commonwealth Human Rights Initiatives, 13-14 October 2017.
  • Organized a Seminar on “National Judicial Appointment Commission: A Threat to the Independence of Judiciary?” on the occasion of Nation Law Day, at Aligarh Muslim University Centre Murshidabad, 26 November 2014.
  • Organized two Intra Department Moot Court Competition, October and November, 2015, at Aligarh Muslim University Centre Murshidabad.
  • Secured 3rd position in ‘Annual Sir Syed Debate Competition: Does section 377 of IPC violates the fundamental rights of individuals (LGBT),” Aligarh Muslim University Centre Murshidabad, 22 March 2015.
  • Represented ‘BHUTAN’ in the UN – International Monetary Fund in collaboration with ‘The UN Information Centre for India and Bhutan,’ Indian School of Mines-Model United Nations (ISM-MUN)’ ISM Dhanbad, April, 2013.
  • Participated in a Human Rights Function Day on “Right to a Fair Trial and Due Process of the Law”, Organized by International Institute of Human Rights Society, 10 December 2017, India International Centre, New Delhi.
  • Participated in a Function on “Relationship between Parliament, Judiciary and the Constitution in Australia”, organized by the Confederation of Indian Bar, and held on December 8, 2017, Indian Society of International Law, New Delhi, Presided by Hon’ble Mr. Greg Pearce (Senior Parliamentarian in Australia and International Lawyer).
  • Participated in ‘ALL INDIA SEMINAR’ on “Permitting Audience for Foreign Lawyers in Domestic Courts” and “Hague Rules and Indian Legal Scenario in Child Custody Matters”, conducted by International Law Association (Regional Branch, India), and held on July 8, 2017, Indian Habitat Centre, New Delhi.
  • Participated in two days ‘All INDIA SEMINAR’, on “Economic Reforms with Reference to Electoral Issues”, Organized by the Confederation of Indian Bar, held on April 8-9, 2017, Vigyan Bhawan, New Delhi.
  • Participated in ‘The Sustainable Environment and Energy Summit 2019’ held on June 13, 2019, Hotel Le Meridien, New Delhi.

Legal Internships

  • Internship in AnzLawz Advocates & Consultants, New Delhi, June-July, 2013.
    • Drafting of Plaint and made research on Matrimonial Cases.
    • Legal research on International Arbitration and online mediation processes.
    • Client Counselling and Courts Visit etc.
  • Internship in Calcutta High Court, April, 2016
    • Engaged with senior advocated in client consultancy.
    • Review of files of pending cases, mostly PIL.
    • Court visit and preparation of a report etc.