Ms. Kirti Minhas

Assistant Professor (SICMSS)

LL.M, B.A LL.B (H)

Phone No. – 8219281305

Email – kirti.minhas@rru.ac.in

Research Area – Intellectual Property laws, Security laws, Human rights, International laws.

About Ms. Kirti Minhas

Currently appointed as Assistant Professor Law, she has completed her LLM from Rajiv Gandhi School of Intellectual Property Law, IIT Kharagpur in 2020 and her Bachelor’s from Institute of Law, Nirma University, Ahmedabad in 2018. She has done intensive research during her masters on trademark laws and her research interest has remained interdisciplinary on areas including but not limited to constitutional laws, human rights, securities laws, IPR.

  • UGC-NET: Cleared in 2020 (June) in law
  • LL. M.: Intellectual Property Law, Rajiv Gandhi School of Intellectual Property Law, IIT Kharagpur with 8.6 CGPA. (2018-2020)
  • B.A LL.B (H):Nirma University, with 8.3 CGPA (2018)
  • Teaching Experience: Assistant Professor (Law) at Faculty of Juridical Sciences, Rama University, Kanpur in 2021.
  • National Moot Court Competition January 2014: XIV Moot Court Competition organized by ManikchandPahade Law College, Maharashtra. Finalist in the competition, part of the team as Researcher.
  • Presented Best Paper in Think India Summit on “Artificial Intelligence and Copyright Issues: Ownership and Authorship”, organised at Nehru Memorial Museum and Library in New Delhi and was awarded a certificate of merit for one of the best papers. (Oct 2019)
  • Certificate course on “Patent Law Practices in the United States, India, and China”, organized by Gujarat National Law University and George Washington University Law School. (Oct. 2018)
  • Certificate course on “Intellectual Property and Competition Law” by IIT Kharagpur and NPTEL.
  • Presented Paper in International Seminar on Emerging Trends of Intellectual Property Rights on the topic “Contours of use of the mark in Trademark System” organised by Law Mantra Trust, The Indian Law Institute, New Delhi, Rajiv Gandhi National University of Law, Punjab, CNLU, Patna, MNLU, Nagpur, SRM University, Sonepat. (April 2021)
  • National Symposium on “Intellectual Property Rights: Strategies & Approaches for Startups& MSMEs Growth”, organized by Navrachana University. (May 2021)
  • Webinar on the Functioning of the NGT, hosted by Symbiosis Law School, Hyderabad. (May 2021)
  • Symposium on Changing Contours of Intellectual Property Law in the United States, China and India hosted by Gujarat National Law University and George Washington University Law School. (Oct 2018)
Books/ Refereed Journal Articles:
  • Book Chapter in “Intellectual Property Branding in the developing world: A new approach”, Published by Satyam Law International, ISBN: 9788194950967.
  • Case comment on Yash Raj Films Pvt. Ltd. V. Sri Sai Ganesh Production (2019) Lex Jura Law Journal (ISSN: 2582-3949)
  • Research contribution in book “FCRA as a tool to control dissenting voices” published by Centre for Social Justice. (2017)
  • International Conference on Mediation and Capacity Development Program & Innovative Practices, organised by Law Centre-II, Faculty of Law, the University of Delhi in association with Samadhan: The Mediation & Conciliation Centre of the Delhi High Court and Delhi School of Public Policy & governance, Institution of Eminence (IoE), the University of Delhi under the research action project by the Department of Justice, Ministry of Law &Justice, Government of India. (Apr. 2021)
  • Alternate Dispute Resolution: Mediation Training Workshop organised by Centre for ADR, Nirma University, and Institute forArbitration Mediation Legal Education and Development (AMLEAD). (March 2017)
  • Both UG and PG courses