SLS-P held the 8th International Annual Research Conference on Rule of Law in Context: Indian and Global Perspectives (SYMROLIC) on 13th and 14th September 2019 at SLS, Pune. The dignitaries at the inaugural were the Guest of Honor, Dr. Clemens Arzt, Director, Research institute of Public and Private Security, Berlin School of Economics and Law, Germany; the Chief Guest, Prof. Dr. M. K. Ramesh, Vice-Chancellor, Chair Professor, Urban Poor and the Law, National Law School of India University, Bangalore; Dr. Shashikala Gurpur, Fulbright Scholar, Dean, Faculty of Law, SIU, Director, Symbiosis Law School, Pune; special invitee, Justice (Retd.) Shalini Phansalkar and Dr.Vihar Georgiev, Sofia University, Bulgaria. SLSP's bi-annual magazine LEXET and a compilation of all the abstracts received for SYMROLIC were released here. The inaugural saw the introduction of the Symbiosis Centre for Alternative Dispute Resolution (SCADR), the Symbiosis Legal Skills Centre and the launch of the EURASIA website at the hands of Justice (Retd.) Shalini Phansalkar. Various Plenary sessions then took place over the course of 2 days and the conference concluded on 14th September 2019.