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What is Patent – Inventions that are patentable and not patentable?

Patents are a form of intellectual property. A patent is a set of exclusive rights granted by a sovereign state to an inventor or assignee for a limited period of time in exchange for detailed public disclosure of an invention. … Continue reading

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Dr. Justice Balbir Singh Chauhan – New Chairman of Law Commission of India

The Government on 10 March 2016 has appointed ex-judge of Supreme Court Dr. B. S. Chauhan as the chairperson of the 21st Law Commission of India. The post of the Chairman was lying vacant since the constitution of the 21st … Continue reading

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Oral Evidence as per Indian Evidence Act

Evidence can be oral and it can be documentary. Oral evidence is spoken testimony given by witnesses in court, usually under oath. Section 3 of the Indian Evidence Act, 1872 defines both the oral evidence as well as the documentary … Continue reading

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Void and Voidable Contracts under the Indian Contract Act

A contract is a voluntary arrangement between two or more parties that is enforceable at law as a binding legal agreement. So, when an agreement is enforceable by law then it takes the shape of a contract. Void Contract is … Continue reading

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Ubi jus ibi remedium – For every wrong, the law provides a remedy

‘Ubi jus ibi remedium’ is a latin maxim which means where there is a right there is a remedy. The word  ‘Jus’ means the legal authority to do or demand something, and  the word ‘remedium’ means the right of action … Continue reading

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Boutros Boutros Ghali – Sixth Secretary-General of the United Nations

Boutros Boutros-Ghali was the sixth Secretary-General of the United Nations from 1st January 1992 to 31st December 1996 Mr. Boutros-Ghali was born in Cairo (Egypt) on 14 November 1922. He graduated from the Cairo University in 1946. He received a … Continue reading

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New Prison Manual 2016

Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh has approved a new model prison manual, which aims to bring in uniformity in rules and regulations governing the administration of prisons and the management of prisoners all over India. Key revisions in the new … Continue reading

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