An act to constitute legal services authorities to provide free and competent legal service to the weaker sections of the society to ensure that opportunities for securing justice are not denied to any citizens by reason of economic or other disabili
During the process of acquisition of property, taking a legal opinion is an important constituent of the due diligence exercise. Legal opinion is the opinion given by a legal expert on the property transaction. The knowledge of individuals on the nit
INTRODUCTION. There are certain justifications which point to a particular wrong or to certain class of wrong. There are justifications which are common in all kinds of wrongs and to prevent repetition of these under every wrong they are collective
Consequent upon deepening integration of economies across the world and internationalisation of production, our country as well has also become an ever-churning whirlpool of fierce economic competition. The money has started moving all fast and on ac
The concept of “intellectual property” in India over the last few years has taken on some epic proportions for a number of reasons. One of the primary reasons, attributable to the growing awareness among the urban Indian population, is of the signifi
Lawlessness in Career choiceIt may be a hazardous endeavour to choose a career, without knowing all the options.Every career is a good career. But not for every one. The choice of a career has a lot to do with the individual aptitude and preference.
» You can?t get into top law schoolThe statement may look offensive, but if you are half-prepared for the law school exams, the statement may only be too true. The problem, with most of the students aspiring for top law schools, is the same. April ar
What law offers?Everything that one can expect from a career. Take a look1. Opportunities: Opportunities now galore in the field of law. MNCs are always looking for the law experts to ensure that their projects don’t get entangled in law web. Law fir
INDIAN NATIONAL FLAG A SYMBOL OF NATIONAL PRIDE"A flag of freedom not for ourselves, but a symbol of freedom to all people who may seek it." Pandit Jawahar Lal Nehru.
Corporate criminal liabilityAn unfortunate incident resulting in the murder of a woman employee of Hewlett Packard’s BPO business allegedly by her cab driver has resulted in prosecution being initiated against the Managing Director of the Company. Th
India is a member of the World Trade Organisation (WTO) and a signatory to the WTO Agreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPs). In the last few years India has modified its IP laws to ensure adequate protection for IP o
LAWYERS’ LIABILITY UNDER THE CONSUMER PROTECTION ACT: A VICIOUS CIRCLESUVENDU SUVASIS DASH*With the advent of the later half of the eighteenth century (1760), came the golden period of Industrial Revolution with its far-reaching impulses on the lives
CLINICAL LEGAL EDUCATION, ETHICS OF THE PROFESSION * Prof.(Dr.) Jayadev Pati Law is not a brooding omnipresence in the sky, but a flexible instrument of social order.
Information : What it means and to whomThe phrase freedom of information has itself become a subject of debate in India. Many local activists and legal experts prefer to use the term right to information as they see freedom as signifying mere prohibi
This paper tries to elucidate the nuances involved in the consumerism and its effect on Indian society. It tries to throw some light on benefit gained by peoples in society. The Aim of this paper is to enlighten the reader about the complications of
IDENTITY THEFT IN CYBER SPACE Cyberspace is a giant neighborhood made up of networked computer users around the world, then it seems natural that many elements of traditional society can be found taking
What is a Marriage Certificate and Why is it Needed? A Marriage Certificate is the proof of registration of a marriage. The need for a Marriage Certificate arises in case you need to prove that you are legally married to someone, for purposes like ob
Harmonisation of copyright regulation in recent years has overly “focussed on securing rightsholders’ ability to benefit from new modes of exploitation and business models” and has primarily served “the interests of copyright exporting countries.” Th
What is a Birth Certificate and Why is it Essential?A Birth Certificate is the most important identity document that makes it possible for anyone in possession of it to benefit from a gamut of services offered by the Indian Government to its citizen
For every constituency, there is a list of voters that is called the Electoral Roll. To be able to exercise your vote, your name must be in the Electoral Roll of the area of your residence. According to Article 326 of the Constitution and Sec. 19 of