Wednesday, May 09, 2018

Do not Copy My Puffy White Shirt: Intellectual Property Rights and Fashion Industry

Do not Copy My Puffy White Shirt: Intellectual Property Rights and Fashion Industry
Versace’s medusa motif, the Vera Wang wedding dress, Louis Vuitton handbag, Louboutin red sole heels – all these are products of applied intellectual creativity and skill in the fashion industry. No one doubts the tremendous value of intellectual capital to the creation and marketing of products in the fashion industry, be it high fashion or ready-to-wear.

Yet many small and medium-sized enterprises pay little attention, if any, to protecting such intellectual assets. In the current business environment, the primary source of competitive advantage for all businesses, including those in the fashion industry, is innovation and original creative expressions.

Copyright: Ownership and Assignment of Rights

Copyright: Ownership and Assignment of Rights

Copyright, a unique intellectual property meant for the creative brothers and sisters around the world isres incorporalis.In that sense, it has no tangible existence but is a proprietary right and can be disposed of.


In modern life, every individual is aware of the concept of Copyright because of the expansion of media and communication throughout the world.

Tuesday, May 08, 2018

Admissions and Confessions under Indian Evidence Act,1972

Admissions and Confessions under Indian Evidence Act,1972

The Indian Evidence Act, 1872 Section 17-31 deal with the provisions related to admission and confessions and their relevancy.


Section 17. Admission defined

An admission is a statement,8A[oral or documentary or contained in electronic form], which suggests any inference as to any fact in issue or relevant fact, and which is made by any of the persons, and under the circumstances, hereinafter mentioned.

Sunday, May 06, 2018

Saturday, April 28, 2018

AI is Set to Transform Indias Healthcare: Where is the Legal Framework

AI is Set to Transform Indias Healthcare: Where is the Legal Framework

Push for Faster Inclusion of AI

With India’s untenable patient-doctor ratio, global analysts expect that the pressure to improve healthcare delivery will lead to a faster inclusion of AI and Deep Learning (DL) into the country’s existing diagnostic and treatment processes

Fertility Services Regulation Needs Re and New Thinking

Fertility Services Regulation Needs Re and New Thinking

The desire to procreate is a very fundamental attribute of the human race.It will not be possible to say of those families who cannot chip in or a couple who cannot become parents. In medical terminology, the incapacity to have own child is known as Infertility. Infertility, though not life threatening, causes intense mental agony and trauma that can only be best described by infertile couples themselves.

The Reliability of Forensic Sciences

The Reliability of Forensic Sciences

DNA Analysis is the standard

Alec Jeffreys, a British geneticist in 1984 uncovered DNA fingerprinting which is the most crucial forensic tool of our times. Examining and interpretation of DNA fingerprinting has been recognized as the most reliable tool of forensic science today. However, it had to undergo extensive experimentation and validation before it was recognized as a reliable tool. It has been successfully used as a tool to point out the perpetrator of a crime, to identify the lineage of the crime and exempt the people who are wrongfully convicted.



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Friday, April 20, 2018

Police Clearance Certificate for Visa in India

Police Clearance Certificate for Visa in India

No PCC Means No Visa:

If we look at the United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) data, it receives approximately 6 million applications annually. India’s share is about 65,000 H-1B visa applications for the FY 2019. Hundreds of aspirants and employers file this visa petition every year. And, the lottery system decides their fate. Thereby, only a few manage to bring the luck on their side.


Saturday, April 14, 2018

Judicial Activism in Protection and Promotion of Women in India with special reference to Indian Constitution

Judicial Activism in Protection and Promotion of Women in India with special reference to Indian Constitution



Women who constitute half a human population have been discriminated harassed and exploited irrespective of the country to which they belong, un-mind of the religion which they profess and oblivious of the timeframe in which they live

Friday, April 13, 2018

No means No: Discounting Marital Status

No means No: Discounting Marital Status

Marital Rape

The offence of rape is “exploitation of a woman, without her consent or obtaining of consent by inducing some fear, threat, by a forceful sexual intercourse”. Rape or raptus is when a man has a carnal intercourse with a lady without her consent or knowledge. It is the “ultimate violation of self”. It is the crime against humanity.

Shortcomings of Product Liability Laws In India

Shortcomings of Product Liability Laws In India

In India, the laws relating to product liability have been evolving due to judicial interpretations with the Courts adopting a pro-consumer approach.



In National Seed Corporation Ltd v. M Madhusudhan Reddy,[2] the Supreme Court of India interpreted the definition of a ‘consumer’ comprehensively to incorporate farmers who had purchased defective seeds despite the existence of a separate law (the Seeds Act) that regulated seed sales as the Seeds Act did not provide for compensation.