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Cow Slaughter Prevention (Amendment) Ordinance, 2020

Cow Slaughter Prevention (Amendment) Ordinance, 2020

Cow Slaughter Prevention (Amendment) Ordinance, 2020 The Cow Slaughter Prevention (Amendment) Ordinance, 2020 was passed by the Uttar Pradesh government recently. The old act provided for seven years of imprisonment and a fine of ten thousand rupees. It is also provided that it could extend up to one-half of the longest term that was provided

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THE TAXATION ORDINANCE, 2020

THE TAXATION ORDINANCE, 2020

The purpose of this Ordinance is to relax certain provisions under different legislations due to outbreak of Corona Virus. The Acts amended under this Ordinance are- Wealth Tax 1957 Income Tax Act 1961 The Benami Transactions (Prohibition) Act, 1988 Finance Act, 2004 Finance Act, 2013 Black Money (Undisclosed Foreign Income and Assets) and Imposition of

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RUSSIAN CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENTS, 2020

RUSSIAN CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENTS, 2020

RUSSIAN CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENTS, 2020 Mr. Vladimir Putin, the president of Russia, was supposed to have his term ended in the year 2024. The Duma (Russian Parliament) approved an amendment that gave a clean slate to the previous presidential terms of Vladimir Putin. This will allow him to stay in power till 2036 if he wins

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ENRICA LEXIE CASE: A BRIEF NOTE

ENRICA LEXIE CASE: A BRIEF NOTE

This Short write – up on “ENRICA LEXIE CASE” is written by Ms. Nashita Nazneen. A from  B. S. Abdur Rahman Crescent Institute of Science and Technology. Case Title – Italian Republic vs. Republic of India, PCA Case No. 2015-28 Claimant: Italian Republic Respondent: Republic of India Facts about ENRICA LEXIE CASE On 15 Feb

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Expat Quota Bill: A brief of the Draft

Expat Quota Bill: A brief of the Draft

This short write-up on “Expat Quota Bill: The Draft ” is written by Ms. Gayathri Vijayaraghavan studying BBA.LL.B. (Hons) from Sastra University Draft Expat Quota Bill The main aim behind the introduction of this Bill by the Legal and Legislative Committee of Kuwait is to reduce the number of expats (non-residents of the country). As

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Shamsul Huda Bakavi v. State of Madras and Ors

Shamsul Huda Bakavi v. State of Madras and Ors

This short write-up on “Shamsul Huda Bakavi v. State of Madras and Ors.” is written by Mr. Aanish Aggarwal from West Bengal National University of Juridical Sciences. Shamsul Huda Bakavi was a protestor who was protesting against the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA), 2019 on a public road without any prior permission from concerned authority. Consequently,

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THE LAW SUIT BETWEEN UNIVERSITIES AND US GOVERNMENT

THE LAW SUIT BETWEEN UNIVERSITIES AND US GOVERNMENT

The information provided below talks in detail about THE LAW SUIT BETWEEN UNIVERSITIES AND US GOVERNMENT and its eventualities FACTS OF THE LAW SUIT BETWEEN UNIVERSITIES AND US GOVERNMENT The Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) released a new policy on 6 July 2020 for the immigrant students studying in fall 2020. This policy states for the

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ARBITRAL AWARD & PATENT ILLEGALITY

ARBITRAL AWARD & PATENT ILLEGALITY

This Short write-up on Arbitral Award is written by Harpreet Kaur pursuing BA.LL.B (Hons.) from Rayat College of Law. The Model Law, relied upon limited grounds for setting aside arbitral awards .The Arbitration and Conciliation Act, 1996 was enacted in consonance with the Model Law. An application to set aside the arbitral award can be

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RESTRAINING THE USE OF CORONIL

RESTRAINING THE USE OF CORONIL

Section 2 (zb) of the Trademark Act 1999 defines “a trademark as a mark capable of being represented graphically and which is capable of distinguishing the goods or services of one person from those of others and may include the shape of goods, their packaging, and combination of colours”. Whereas trademark, the “‘Mark’ includes a

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