30 Sep 2013

World Bank helps create India first on trade laws

A World Trade Organisation and World Bank collaboration is behind a new project which will provide a Swiss-Indian link-up to train LLM students on trade and and investment.

Jindal Global Law School students will learn trade policies and negotiations through a new project Nickolay Stanev

Students at Jindal Global Law School will have the opportunity to 'work in a cross-cultural group on issues relating to trade policies with respect to trade negotiations', according to the Business Standard. Professor C Raj Kumar of the Jindal Global University said that this is the first time that such a project has been offered to LLM students in India. He praised the collaboration, saying: 'By making basic legal services available to least developed countries, NGOs or SMEs, they contribute to lowering the barriers to access to justice in both international trade and foreign investment regimes.'