The CBCL Blog is run by the Centre for Business and Commercial Laws (CBCL), which was established in 2008 at the National Law Institute University, Bhopal (NLIU) as a ‘Centre of Excellence’, with the aim of generating awareness and facilitating research in the field of business and commercial laws in India.

In 2017, The CBCL Blog was launched as an all-in-one web portal for practitioners and law students to receive the latest news in the sphere of business laws and to access all the events and initiatives of CBCL.

For The CBCL Blog news posts, we invite submissions from students and practitioners on issues relevant to the areas of corporate law, securities law, insolvency law, banking law, capital markets and securities law, arbitration law, competition law and taxation law.

PROF. (DR.) GHAYUR ALAM [Chairperson, CBCL]

Prof. (Dr.) Ghayur Alam is the senior-most Professor of Law at NLIU, Bhopal. He has been a part of the University since its inception. Being one of the most distinguished academicians in the field of law in India, Prof. Alam has many publications in the forms of books, articles and handbooks to his credit. Furthermore, he has authored/co-authored many reports for various departments of the govt. Nonetheless, his area of interest lies in the field of Intellectual Property Rights and Business Laws.

SHOUNAK BANERJEE [Convenor, CBCL]

Shounak is a fifth-year student at National Law Institute University, Bhopal and the current Convenor of CBCL. His areas of interest lie in the field of competition law, corporate law and information technology laws.

MUDIT NIGAM [Co-Convenor, CBCL]

Mudit is a fifth-year student at National Law Institute University, Bhopal and the current Co-Convenor of CBCL. His areas of interest lie in the field of corporate laws, securities law and Intellectual Property Laws. He will be joining AZB & Partners, Mumbai in July, 2020.

SUYASH BHAMORE [Secretary, CBCL]

Suyash is a fourth-year student at National Law Institute University, Bhopal and the current Secretary of CBCL. His areas of interest lie in the field of corporate laws, securities law and competition law.

GUNJAN GARG [Editor, CBCL]

Gunjan is a fourth-year student at National Law Institute University, Bhopal and the current Editor of CBCL. Her areas of interest lie in the field of corporate laws, securities law and dispute resolution.