Alternative Law Forum

ALF is a space that integrates alternative lawyering with critical research, alternative dispute resolution, pedagogic interventions and more generally maintaining sustained legal interventions in various social issues.
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Reports and Updates
Intellectual Property
Intellectual
Property
Presentation made by Smarika Kumar at the National Seminar on Copyright organised by National Book Trust and Sahitya Akademi on World Book and Copyright Day in Calcutta University on 23rd April 2014. The Problem [...]
Gender and Sexuality
Gender and
Sexuality
The following piece was written by Danish Sheikh and first appeared on Kafila on 2nd July 2014. “We declare that Section 377 IPC, insofar it criminalises consensual sexual acts of adults in private, is violative of [...]
Law, Media, and Culture
Law, media and
Culture
In May 2014, the Law Commission of India issued a consultation paper, to seek responses to amendment in media laws in the country. A number of issues were raised regarding media laws and regulations, and we at ALF have [...]
Labour
Labour
1. Electronic City Pks death electronic city PKs death_0 2. Karimsaab Accident Karimsaab accident_1 3. KR Nagar Report KR Nagar report_0 4. Yellahanka Report yellahanka [...]
Environment
Environment
An examination of the exclusionary politics of of law and language in the Narmada case by Clifton Rozario …bolti band! - clifton d’ rozario …contexts Luharia Shankaria is probably one of [...]
Constitution
Constitution
In May 2014, the Law Commission of India issued a consultation paper, to seek responses to amendment in media laws in the country. A number of issues were raised regarding media laws and regulations, and we at ALF have [...]