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Volenti non fit injuria – To a willing person, no harm is done

‘Volenti non fit injuria’ is a legal principle that one who knowingly and voluntarily consents to and takes on a risk cannot ask for compensation for the damage or injury resulting from it. So Volenti non fit injuria is a … Continue reading

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Guidelines to Protect Good Samaritans

Supreme Court of India in the case of Savelife Foundation & Anr. Vs. Union of India & Anr. [30-03-2016] has approved the Centre’s guidelines to protect Good Samaritans. The Ministry of Road Transport and Highways has issued a notification containing … Continue reading

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Advantages and Disadvantages of International Trade

International trade is trade among different countries or trade across political frontiers. International trade, thus, refers to the exchange of goods and services between one country or region and another. However, International trade has many advantages as well as disadvantages. … Continue reading

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Sources of Hindu Law – Ancient and Modern

The word ‘Hindu’ first appeared in the Old Persian language which was derived from the Sanskrit word Sindhu, the historic local designation for the Indus River in the north-western part of the Indian subcontinent. A Hindu is an adherent of … Continue reading

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Prohibition of Discriminatory Tariffs for Data Services Regulations, 2016

Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) issued the ‘Prohibition of Discriminatory Tariffs for Data Services Regulations, 2016. The prohibition of discriminatory tariff for data services is necessary to ensure that service providers continue to fulfill their obligations in keeping the … Continue reading

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First Information Report – Purpose of Registration and Mandatory Nature

An information given under section 154(1) Code of Criminal Procedure, 1973 (CrPC) is commonly known as first information report (FIR) though this term is not used in the CrPC. Section 154 (1) of CrPC provides that every information relating to … Continue reading

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The Real Estate (Regulation and Development) Bill, 2013

The Real Estate (Regulation and Development) Bill, 2013, which intends to protect home buyers, bring in transparency and plug the flow of unaccounted money into the sector, was passed by Rajya Sabha on March 10, 2016. The Bill was first … Continue reading

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