Proforma for application for the position of standing counsel /panel advocate in University Grants Commission

Basic instructions

  • The Advocate shall not advise any party or accept any case against the UGC in which he/she has appeared or is likely to be called upon to appear for or advise which is likely to affect or lead to litigation against the UGC;
  • If the Advocate happens to be a partner of a firm of lawyers or solicitors, it shall be incumbent upon the firm not to take up any case against the UGC in any Court of Law/Tribunal/Commission or any case arising out of those cases e.g. appeals and revisions;
  • Effective Hearing means a hearing in which either one or more parties involved in the case are heard by the Court/Tribunal/Commission on the facts or law of the case. If the case is mentioned by the other side and adjourned or only when directions are given or only judgment is delivered by the Court/Tribunal/Commission, the same shall be a non-effective hearing;
  • In cases where on the request of the Ministry of HRD, interests of UOI have also to be protected, no extra fees shall be paid to the advocate to watch and safeguard the interests of Ministry of HRD or UOI.

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