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June 7, 2011

Comments Off on Don’t Mix Drinking & Driving- Because Law Says So!

Don’t Mix Drinking & Driving- Because Law Says So!

Introduction Drunken driving is an offence in India, like many other countries worldwide. The object of making it an offence under law is to improve road safety by seeking to bring down the number of accidents and fatalities caused by driver’s fault. We really can’t blame the authorities for thinking that, what with daily news […]

June 7, 2011

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When Richard Gere had stooped over to kiss Shilpa Shetty on the cheek in an anti-AIDS event in New Delhi in 2008, little did he imagine that he would be slapped with arrest warrants on obscenity charges. In a country that likes its pizzas in 30 minutes, adores its Beatles and its Beiber (*sigh*), where […]

June 7, 2011

Comments Off on Social Justice

Social Justice as a concept is based on equal distribution of Justice, it was first recognized by a Sicilian priest priest Luigi Taparelli d’Azeglio, and given prominence by Antonio Rosmini Serbati in La Costitutione Civile Secondo la Giustizia Sociale in 1848. In modern times, it can be referred from Article 1 of the UDHR, which is central […]

June 7, 2011

Comments Off on Ramdev Wants Black Money, Competition Law Wants a Fair Economy

Ramdev Wants Black Money, Competition Law Wants a Fair Economy

“While the law of competition may be hard for the individual, it is the best for the human race because it ensures the survival of the fittest in every department.” -Andrew Carnegie, American industrialist. Introduction Once upon a time, in 1879, in a country we know today as the United States of America, certain unique […]

June 7, 2011

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‘Intellectual property right’ is the much touted phrase in today’s era of market competition and globalization. This article aims to introduce this concept that sounds hi-fi and is somewhat intriguing to a layman. Everyone knows what a property is. In day to day parlance we associate the word property with some object or land that […]

June 7, 2011

Comments Off on Juvenile Justice System In India: Do We Really Care?

A person’s a person, no matter how small: An Introduction “There can be no keener revelation of a society’s soul than the way in which it treats its children.” – Nelson Mandela. Recognition of the rightful place of the child in the societal fabric, a paradigm shift from a need-based approach to a right-based approach, […]

June 7, 2011

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The term “Reservation” has been doing the rounds within the Indian media circuit of late owing to the government decision to implement 27% quota for the OBCs in the educational institutions of higher learning. The term was initially came into existence during the famous “Poona Pact”[1] of 1932 which demanded the 18% of reserved seats […]

June 7, 2011

Comments Off on Euthanasia- Can a Person be Denied Right to Die?

“Death solves all problems…no man, no problem.”… Joseph Stalin. “I am certainly not ascribing to the defenders of Euthanasia or assisted dying any motive but the desire to spare people unnecessary suffering.”…Rowan Williams. Also identifiable by the name “Mercy Killing”, Euthanasia connotes the act of deliberately helping someone in terminating his life or conceding to his request […]

June 7, 2011

Comments Off on Torts? Law of Torts! What’s that?

Crocs for crocodiles. Yes! Torts for tortoises? No! It’s funny but it is not correct! If you have studied law or have ever visited any law student friend of yours or in any way have come across some book or article titled “law of torts”, it’s a bet you would have had your attention caught […]

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