Vikas Dubey: Plea was filed in SC to protect gangster from police ‘encounter’ prior to the killing

The ‘encounter’ killing of dreaded gangster Vikas Dubey has drawn attention to a plea filed in the Supreme Court yesterday (July 9) seeking direction to safeguard the life of Dubey and ensure that that he is not killed/’encountered’ by police and to see that complete security arrangement is made for his safe production in the … Continue reading Vikas Dubey: Plea was filed in SC to protect gangster from police ‘encounter’ prior to the killing

NOT EVERY CASE OF BREACH OF PROMISE TO MARRY AMOUNTS TO RAPE : KERALA HC

While considering a bail application seeking pre arrest bail, the Kerala High Court observed that every case of breach of promise to marry will not amount to rape under Sec 376 (2) (n) and 506 IPC. Facts-The informant is a married woman with a girl child residing separately from her husband. The accused used to … Continue reading NOT EVERY CASE OF BREACH OF PROMISE TO MARRY AMOUNTS TO RAPE : KERALA HC

KULBHUSHAN JADHAV HAS REJECTED TO FILE A REVIEW PETITION, CLAIMS PAKISTAN GOVERNMENT

Pakistan's Attorney General speaking on behalf of the Pakistan Government has claimed that Indian National Kulbhushan Jhadav has preferred to go ahead with his pending mercy plea instead of filing a review petition. The Pakistan Government through a press note had revealed that the death-row convict was offered with the opportunity to reconsider the penalty, … Continue reading KULBHUSHAN JADHAV HAS REJECTED TO FILE A REVIEW PETITION, CLAIMS PAKISTAN GOVERNMENT

THE PROPENSITY OF SETTLING DISPUTES IN STREETS IS NOT IN CONSONANCE WITH THE “RULE OF LAW” SAYS HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT

Justice Vivek Singh Thakur of the Himachal Pradesh High Court refused the plea of Anticipatory bail of the accused who were allegedly involved in a street fight that caused major injuries to the complainants. Complaints were filed against the accused by some complainants. The honorable Court denied the request of Anticipatory bail stating that the … Continue reading THE PROPENSITY OF SETTLING DISPUTES IN STREETS IS NOT IN CONSONANCE WITH THE “RULE OF LAW” SAYS HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT

DAVID -VS- GOLIATH: IN THE INDIAN MUSIC INDUSTRY

Atish ChakrabortyDebdeep Das There has been a noticeable shift from distribution of music by physical copies in the form of cassettes, CD, vinyl to the digital medium. This shift started in the late 1990s , when Napster was introduced to the world by Shawn Fanning.[1] It was soon noticed by the music industry that this … Continue reading DAVID -VS- GOLIATH: IN THE INDIAN MUSIC INDUSTRY

Significance of Intellectual Property Rights in Sports

Ishaan Michael In recent decades sporting events have become one of the key sources of entertainment, as well as a wide business sector. There have been little change in the way sports are practiced in the last fifty years , the majority of the sports have certainly changed. Sporting events are not what they were … Continue reading Significance of Intellectual Property Rights in Sports

CAN A SOUND RECORDING OF ‘CHIRPING BIRDS’ BE COPYRIGHTED?

Lavanya Bhagra “Kookaburra sits in the old gum treeMerry, merry king of the bush is heLaugh, Kookaburra! Laugh,Kookaburra!Gay your life must be”[1] The creator of every creative expression steaming out of an intellectual idea, whether it is this famous nursery rhyme written by Marion Sinclair in 1932, a panting, a musical composition or just an … Continue reading CAN A SOUND RECORDING OF ‘CHIRPING BIRDS’ BE COPYRIGHTED?

TRADE SECRETS REGIME IN INDIA – EVOLVING JURISPRUDENCE AND NEED FOR LEGISLATION

Deepika Gupta GROWING DEMAND OF TRADE SECRETS Trade secrets are considered to be a crucial part of Intellectual Property as it relates directly to the growth of a company and is precarious for its survival. Over the past few decades, the demand and need for protection of sensitive and confidential information are increasing, which were … Continue reading TRADE SECRETS REGIME IN INDIA – EVOLVING JURISPRUDENCE AND NEED FOR LEGISLATION

ABETMENT AND CRIMINAL CONSPIRACY

Abstract The article insights into the ingredients relating to Abetment and criminal conspiracy. The liabilities on the abettor in various circumstances are discussed in detail. The various ways of abetment and how criminal conspiracy can be made punishable with respect to the act of abetment is also showcased. Other offences such as euthanasia and String … Continue reading ABETMENT AND CRIMINAL CONSPIRACY

FORMATION OF A COMPANY

ABSTRACT A creating modern world requires a legal form of possession that would give limited liability to the proprietors and interminable life for the business. The solution is forming a company. A company is an artificial individual being made by the law that has an existence separate from its owners. This article intends to understand … Continue reading FORMATION OF A COMPANY