The Reema Ray Annual Essay Competition, 2015

Reported by Apoorv Agarwal

Reema Ray ((27 May 1982 – 6 September 2013) was a student of the second batch of NUJS, and graduated in 2006. Her family, friends and colleagues remember her as a rare person with exceptional qualities of heart and mind. Reema was an extremely well-regarded corporate lawyer working in one of India’s leading law firms. Reema faced her adversities with courage, grace and dignity, and passed away on 6 September 2013. 

In her memory the Society for International Trade and Competition holds a yearly essay competition. This years topic is “Unfairness in Commercial Contracts: Need for a Relook”. The topic normally connects with the business world especially since Reema had worked with law firms. 

Prizes for this year’s edition are:

1st prize: Gold Medal (with certificate) + Rs. 15,000 

2nd prize: Rs. 8,000 with Certificate

3rd prize: Rs. 5,000 with Certificate

In addition to this, ‘honourable mention certificates’ will be awarded to entries as per judges’ discretion.

The deadline for the submission of essay is July 31, 2015. For any queries please contact

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