History and Evolution of Social Media

HISTORY AND EVOLUTION OF SOCIAL MEDIA What role does Social media play and how it advance in...

Written by: Sai Saran Chodisetty On November 24, 2017

Laws regulating the Indian Pharmaceutical Industry

The Indian pharmaceutical industry (“Industry”) has attained the status of a global...

Written by: Rahul Cherian On September 01, 2017

CONTRACT OF INDEMNITY

CONTRACT OF INDEMNITY WHEN LIABILITY ARISES FROM UNDERATKING A PROMISE TO SECURE...

Written by: Prashansa Shah On August 19, 2017

NARCO ANALYSIS AND RIGHT AGAINST SELF INCRIMINATION

NARCO ANALYSIS AND RIGHT AGAINST SELF INCRIMINATION Narco- Analysis is a scientific test,...

Written by: Rabiya Thakur On August 13, 2017

PROTECTION OF WELL KNOWN TRADEMARKS: MAINTENANCE OF REGISTRABILITY OF...

PROTECTION OF WELL KNOWN TRADEMARKS: MAINTENANCE OF REGISTRABILITY OF IDENTICAL OR SIMILAR...

Written by: Prerana On August 04, 2017

REGISTRATION OF SHAPE OF GOOD AS DESIGN

REGISTRATION OF SHAPE OF GOOD AS DESIGN Introduction: Design, primarily defines any shape,...

Written by: Prerana On August 04, 2017

John Doe Orders and Online Piracy

John Doe Orders and Online Piracy John Doe: "The most efficient spy of the Indian...

Written by: Achut M Nair On August 03, 2017

JUDICIAL REVIEW OF PRESIDENT’S SATISFACTION

JUDICIAL REVIEW OF PRESIDENT’S SATISFACTION  ‘Power tends to corrupt....

Written by: Karan Kumar Khetani On July 27, 2017

A case study on the traditional knowledge aspect of intellectual property...

A Case Study on the Traditional Knowledge aspect of Intellectual Property rights with special...

Written by: Sakshi Mehra On July 22, 2017

Emergency Laws and Civil Liberties

EMERGENCY LAWS AND CIVIL LIBERTIES The provision of emergency laws in various constitutions...

Written by: George J Nalappat On July 15, 2017

Gram Suraj Abhiyan – Succes or Failure

Gram Suraj Abhiyan – Succes or Failure Banners and posters in every prominent street of...

Written by: Jinendra Parakh On July 06, 2017

OPERATION OF PATENTABILITY IN OUTER SPACE

OPERATION OF PATENTABILITY IN OUTER SPACE Outer Space, being a Global Common and beyond...

Written by: Trisha Sharma On June 26, 2017

HYPERANDROGENISM REGULATIONS: FAIR PLAY OR FEMININITY TEST?

HYPERANDROGENISM REGULATIONS: FAIR PLAY OR FEMININITY TEST? INTRODUCTION From the first...

Written by: Samarth Negi On June 12, 2017

Intellectual Property in Indian Premier League

Intellectual Property in the Indian Premier League Introduction In today’s dynamic...

Written by: Sakshi Mehra On June 10, 2017

Traditional Knowledge aspect of Intellectual Property Rights with special...

1.  INTRODUCTION Traditional Knowledge is knowledge, know-how, skills & practices...

Written by: Gurpreet Kaur On May 23, 2017

Standard Form Contracts

MEANING Standard Form Contracts are agreements in which the terms and conditions of the...

Written by: Prashansa Shah On May 11, 2017

The Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act, 2015 – A...

1. Emotions driven into legislation are good but should be backed by a reason which is...

Written by: Karan Kumar Khetani On May 09, 2017

Too High a Fever: Legal recourse for the criminal offence of sexual harassment

Arunabh Kumar , the Founder and CEO of one of  the most famous online content creation...

Written by: Himeli Chatterjee On May 08, 2017

BREAKING THE DELUSION: YES, BASTAR IS SAFE FOR US.

A group of students were talking in the boy's hostel stairs. Suddenly One of the boys from...

Written by: Jinendra Parakh On April 30, 2017

SOCIAL MEDIA AND LAW IN INDIA

Laws that are governing the entire social media and Internet in India LAWS IN...

Written by: Sai Saran Chodisetty On April 24, 2017

Derivative Rights

Introduction In today’s times, there are many new ideas, stories, artworks, etc. being...

Written by: Anvi Sood On April 24, 2017

PATENT COOPERATION TREATY (PCT): AN OVERVIEW

The PCT operates as a boon for prospective patentees with a small cost budget. The Patent...

Written by: Trisha Sharma On April 19, 2017

NITI Aayog

A collective step towards the national development The National Institution for Transforming...

Written by: Shivam On April 14, 2017

Types of offers

TYPES OF OFFER HOW DIFFERENT KINDS OF OFFERS EXIST AND VARY More than often, people tend...

Written by: Prashansa Shah On April 14, 2017

Traditional Knowledge

TRADITIONAL KNOWLEDGE THE TURMERIC CASE On March 28, 1995 the United States Patent and...

Written by: Apoorva Mishra On April 03, 2017

Technology Trends: Role of IPR in Technology Transfer

The purposeful implementation of information in the design, production and utilization of goods...

Written by: Gurpreet Kaur On March 30, 2017

Effect of piracy on business

EFFECT OF PIRACY ON BUSINESS ‘How illegal reproduction of work influence the...

Written by: Vidisha Joshi On March 28, 2017

Law of Natural Justice in India: Its protection and safeguards

THE LAW OF NATURAL JUSTICE IN INDIA: IT’S PROTECTION AND SAFEGUARDS. The guideline of...

Written by: Aditya Gor On March 27, 2017

Ban culture in India

Ban Culture in India Amoral Politics in function The period of 2015-16 has been marked by...

Written by: Shivam On March 22, 2017

Void and Voidable Contracts

 VOID AND VOIDABLE CONTRACTS WHAT DOES ‘VOID’ AND...

Written by: Prashansa Shah On March 21, 2017

Spring Board Doctrine - A critical study of Trade Secret protection

SPRING BOARD DOCTRINE: A CRITICAL STUDY OF TRADE SECRET PROTECTION Definition of Trade...

Written by: Gurpreet Kaur On March 20, 2017

State of Karnataka v. J Jayalalithaa (Disproportionate of Assets Case)

BACKGROUND  All accused/respondents: A1-Jaylalithaa (deceased), A2- Smt. N. Sasikala ,...

Written by: Agam H Maloo On March 08, 2017

Tappawalas: Parallel Money Courier

“People Feel Intimidated in a bank and in a Post Office in Surat one cannot fill the form...

Written by: Kirtika Goyal On March 05, 2017

Flamboyant weddings under possible check by the new bill in Lok Sabha that...

The proposed bill on limiting the invitees to a wedding ceremony or reception and the dishes to...

Written by: Ankita Pandey On February 22, 2017

Apple vs. Samsung- Design Patents

Introduction On August 24, 2012, a jury on the Apple v. Samsung case returned a verdict in...

Written by: Apoorva Mishra On February 18, 2017

Role of SEBI in regulating the secondary market

Secondary Market Secondary Market is considered to be a market where securities (collateral)...

Written by: Vidisha Joshi On February 18, 2017

10 most influential lawyers in the world

Law is one of the most powerful professions in the world. According to the Black’s Law...

Written by: Kirtika Goyal On February 09, 2017

Locating Surrogacy In The Indian Mirror

The world's second and India's first IVF (in vitro fertilization) baby, Kanupriya alias...

Written by: Aditya Gor On February 09, 2017

Well-known Marks

Well-known trade and service marks enjoy protection in most countries against signs which are...

Written by: Apoorva Mishra On February 07, 2017

Shareholders' Agreements

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Written by: Vidisha Joshi On February 06, 2017

Pre-Election freebies: Bane to fair Election procedure

Making announcements of freebies in the election manifesto has been like a culture in India from...

Written by: Ankita Pandey On February 03, 2017

Reliance Jio policies and offers : Predatory pricing or Predatory behaviour

In a recent launch of Reliance Jio’s offers and policies in the telecom sector, a lot of...

Written by: Ankita Pandey On January 31, 2017

SMELL MARKS- AN OFFSPRING OF TRADEMARKS

As a part of long established practice trademarks include symbols, word or words. The...

Written by: Gataansha Raghuwanshi On January 25, 2017

ALL ABOUT JALLIKATTU

“The greatness of the nation and its moral progress can be judged by the way its animals...

Written by: Agam H Maloo On January 20, 2017

Whether private FM channels be allowed to broadcast news?

This issue of whether or not to allow the private FM channels to air news has been quite...

Written by: Ankita Pandey On January 18, 2017

Liquor or Intoxications affecting Religious Sentiments

“Alcohol is the mother of all evils”  -SILSILAH-SAHEEHAH VERSE 4, PAGE...

Written by: Agam H Maloo On January 17, 2017

Mulayam Singh Yadav Vs Akhilesh Yadav: War of Symbol

Taking into consideration the current political scenario of the Yadav family, there is none who...

Written by: Ankita Pandey On January 16, 2017

Amazon Vs. Sushma Swaraj:Respecting Indian flag means respecting Gandhi’s...

“The whole inspiration of our life as a nation flows out from the waving folds of this...

Written by: Aarjoo Bahuguna On January 16, 2017

Legality of Digital Hoardings on Highways

Introduction The conviction that we live in an age of distraction has acquired the status of...

Written by: Agam H Maloo On January 14, 2017

THE CYCLE DISSENSION

The strife among the Yadavs regarding their political party has become a subject of talk...

Written by: Gataansha Raghuwanshi On January 13, 2017

Amazon Sales India's Pride as Doormats

Global e- tail giant AMAZON had again put on sale our national flag or we can say India’s...

Written by: Meha Dad On January 13, 2017

Can Santhara be allowed to be practiced by Jains? The tussle between...

The Constitution of India has provided for various Fundamental Rights under Chapter III. Out of...

Written by: Ankita Pandey On January 12, 2017

Bengaluru molestion: Is it always the woman's fault?

January 1, on New Year’s eve, a group of women were molested in MG Road, Bangalore. This...

Written by: Kirti Vyas On January 06, 2017

Religion should have no place in politics

Politics is the only religion that has been followed by some politicians in India. To accomplish...

Written by: Kirtika Goyal On January 05, 2017

Sportscasting: Regulatory Framework and Issues

Introduction Sports broadcasting, globally and in India, is growing at an exponential rate...

Written by: Samarth Negi On January 04, 2017

Hindutva: No more a 'way of life'?

“WE, THE PEOPLE OF INDIA, having solemnly resolved to constitute India into...

Written by: Karan Kumar Khetani On January 04, 2017

Disappointed with the services? Don’t pay the Service Charge

With advancing market and competition, consumer satisfaction is gaining popularity. Whether...

Written by: Kirtika Goyal On January 02, 2017

‘Titanic’ faces icy waters

Since more than a century, when the word ‘Titanic’ is perceived by the ears far and...

Written by: Trisha Sharma On December 30, 2016

How litigation affects business activities

At some point or the other, all businesses face legal disputes, it is inescapable. Business...

Written by: Vidisha Joshi On December 24, 2016

Cyber Crimes

Provisions and amendments to the IT Act 200, which strengthen the internet security and prevent...

Written by: Aishwarya Ganesan On December 24, 2016

Crystallisation of Aviation Laws– A Historical Perspective

“More than anything else, it is important to study history” The Wright...

Written by: Sthitapragyan Patnaik On December 24, 2016

Intellectual Property Rights in Sports: Over-Protection?

Football was addressed as a “beautiful game” by Pele but, Sepp Blatter, the former...

Written by: Reuben Phillip On December 24, 2016

Competition in Space - The commercial regime of private players

Launching satellites into orbit, once the exclusive domain of the U.S. and Soviet governments,...

Written by: Hariharan Vignesh On December 24, 2016

Paytm: Facing thorns in bed of roses

When nothing could have gone wrong for the Indian digital wallet giant, Paytm, founded in 2010...

Written by: Kirtika Goyal On December 23, 2016

Sofia Vergara lawsuit: Does India have sufficient laws to tackle such situation?

The battle against abortion and right of unborn children is once again under question in a...

Written by: Kirtika Goyal On December 19, 2016

10 Books every law student should read

Life of a law student involves much more reading than a student of any other profession. The...

Written by: Kirtika Goyal On December 16, 2016

Judicial Review of President's Satisfaction

‘Power tends to corrupt. Absolute power corrupts absolutely.’ – Lord...

Written by: Karan Kumar Khetani On December 16, 2016

Can a Uniform Civil Code be a possibility?

Uniform Civil Code in India can be recognised as a proposal to replace personal laws of every...

Written by: Shivam On December 16, 2016

Double Jeopardy: Lookouts from Cr PC and the Constitution

  Article 20(2) of the Indian Constitution states that- “No Person shall be...

Written by: Aditya Gor On December 16, 2016

Is Our Law Negligent on Criminal Negligence?

The penal law of our country defines criminal negligence and also prescribes the maximum...

Written by: George J Nalappat On December 09, 2016

Copyright and New Musical Creations: Remix, Sampling and Mashups

India is country which has the most diverse cultures, languages, traditions and...

Written by: George J Nalappat On December 07, 2016

Content Regulation

In India, media as a whole is regulated through a gamut of statutes and codes. Being one of the...

Written by: Apoorva Mishra On December 02, 2016

Strategies to Procure Patent Portfolio

Since patents have the power to re-shape the IT industry, firms need to re-strategize their...

Written by: Trisha Sharma On December 02, 2016

Right to Speedy Trial in India: A Good - Fortune for Justice Seekers

Right to speedy trial is a right which is granted to the accused in order to relieve him from...

Written by: Aditya Gor On November 30, 2016

Privatisation of Indian Railways

"Today, privatisation policies are again popular: extensive programmes are under way not...

Written by: Karan Kumar Khetani On November 15, 2016

Juvenile Justice Act, 2015 - Why did the government replace the existing...

The Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act, 2015 has been passed by...

Written by: Shivam On November 15, 2016

Privacy and Data Collection- Statutory Protections - "Steps taken in...

The main objective of the Information Technology Act, 2000 is to offer legal identification and...

Written by: Aishwarya Ganesan On November 15, 2016

Legal Basis for Development of Social Media

What is the scope of freedom of speech and expression through social media? Social media has...

Written by: Sai Saran Chodisetty On November 15, 2016

Drone Laws in India – Can a civilian own a drone in India?

The futuristic mind of every child fantasizes of an unmanned machine installed with artificial...

Written by: Sthitapragyan Patnaik On November 15, 2016

Corporate Criminal Liability

Introduction Legal responsibility of a corporation for criminal actions of its employees A...

Written by: Vidisha Joshi On November 15, 2016

Copyrightability of Fictional Characters

Can you copyright your best friend? Yes, because law is stranger than fiction! At some point...

Written by: Achut M Nair On November 15, 2016

Origin and development of contract law

Indian Contract Act is about 144 years old and since then, it has been evolving. Today,...

Written by: Prashansa Shah On November 15, 2016

Interlinking of Rivers in India

‘’We are not truly civilized if we concern ourselves only with the relation of man...

Written by: Jinendra Parakh On November 11, 2016

Commercial Aspects of Space Mining

Launching satellites into orbit, once the exclusive domain of the United States and Soviet...

Written by: Hariharan Vignesh On November 05, 2016

Analysing India's Patent Regime

In order to develop a strong patent regime in the country, a holistic view of the innovation and...

Written by: Trisha Sharma On November 05, 2016

Censorship and Media

Censorship, the control of information and ideas circulated within a society, has been a...

Written by: Apoorva Mishra On November 05, 2016