Tag: law

Journey from GATT to WTO: History & meaning of GATT & WTO.

GATT- General Agreement on Trade & Tariff (Signed in 1948 & ended in 1994) WTO- World Trade Organisation (Came into existence in 1995) Bretton Woods Conference (1944) GATT has its origin from the Bretton woods conference 1944 towards the end of World War-II. GATT began in 1947 with 23 members and forerunner of present day WTO which…
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February 29, 2020 0

Judicial Review: Meaning, origin and Position in England

Meaning of Judicial Review Judicial review is a type of court proceeding in which a judge reviews the lawfulness of a decision or action made by a public body. Origin of Judicial Review Judicial review is originated from famous Madison vs Marbury case. Facts of this case are as follow: Adam was President of US.…
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January 11, 2020 0

“Liberty is sacrosanct & non-negotiable” : Supreme Court

   Article 21 of the Indian constitution guarantees “Protection of life and personal liberty.” Which simply means no person shall be deprived of his life or personal liberty.  Supreme Court has discussed about ‘Personal liberty’ in so many cases. In Maneka Gandhi v. Union Of India AIR 1978, Justice Bhagwati observed:  “The expression ‘personal liberty’…
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June 12, 2019 0

Gambling and Sports Betting to be legalized in India: Law Commission Report

GAMBLING AND SPORTS CURRENT SITUATION: Gambling in our country is governed by the Public Gambling Act, 1867. The Public Gambling Act, 1867 was passed during British rule. This act makes gambling or betting activities, illegal in our country. There is huge, illegal, unregulated gambling market is prevailing in our Country. The illegal betting market in…
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October 13, 2018 0

What is Human chimera?

Whether Human Chimera is patentable or not?|Mixture of both Human & Animal|India & USA Human Chimera is mixture of both Human & Animal. For example, Humouse, which is mixture of human and Mouse. Lets look at the situation of patentability in India and USA. Though, situation is almost looks same in both nations.  

May 6, 2018 48

What is “Hazari Mafi”? | Must Know it

  Hazari Mafi is the word used in Hindi Speaking belt. It is a legal Hindi term used mostly in District Court of UP, Bihar, MP, Haryana etc. Meaning When a party which is accused in any criminal proceeding filed against him is absent during the proceeding of the case before the court, the Advocate…
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