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 THE GREAT OUTDOORS

Sitting on a mountain, Looking at peaks Drinking running water, Listening to the creeks! Squatting on a glacier, Steaming out boots; Falling down a hill, Stumbling over roots! Walking through the greens, Wading through snow; Trudging through mud, Watching rivers flow! Trekking up an icy

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THE POWER IN WORDS

Have the power to influence others? As a lawyer, you already have the tools. All you need to do is sharpen it. Between two telephone instruments what is that connects them? – The wire. Between two people what is that connects? – words. Over time

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Implement JJ Act: SC to Centre

Showing dismay over the “tardy implementation” of the Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act, 2000 and the Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act, 2015 (the JJ Act), the Bench of Madan B. Lokur and Deepak Gupta, JJ urged the Chief Justice

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Implement JJ Act: SC to Centre

Showing dismay over the “tardy implementation” of the Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act, 2000 and the Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act, 2015 (the JJ Act), the Bench of Madan B. Lokur and Deepak Gupta, JJ urged the Chief Justice

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BUILDERS CAN’T FORCE BUYERS TO GO FOR ARBITRATION

It is a well settled law that arbitration agreements do not bar the jurisdiction of the National Consumer Disputes Redressal Commission (‘NCDRC’) and other consumer forums. The issue was, however, reconsidered at length by a Full Bench of the NCDRC, in Aftab Singh v Emaar

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PARALLEL IMPORT IN INDIA: BLACK, WHITE OR GRAY?

Parallel importation is a legitimate act of acquiring genuine goods from the rights holder and selling them through unauthorised trade channels in the same or different market at lower prices. The difference in price is due to the fluctuations in the currency rate and tax

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FREEDOM OF THE PRESS: PRINT MEDIA NEAR -vs- MINNESOTA

  This 1931 case is a landmark judgement highlighting the constitutional protection given to the freedom of the press. In this case, the County Attorney of Hennepin County brought an action against “The Saturday Press,” published by the Defendants in the city of Minneapolis. The

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Orders of which contempt possible/punishable

Division Bench in writ appeal without going into disputed contentions merely observed that judgment impugned before it for restoration of land would be given effect to subject to right of State available to it under 2003 Act. However, Division Bench vide order dt. 17-10-2007 categorically

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Sir James Fitzjames Stephen

  Sir James Fitzjames Stephen, born in 1829 and died in 1894, was a lawyer, professor and judge.  He is perhaps most famous for his work History of the Criminal Law, published in 1883. In his writings, which also include Liberty, Equality, Fraternity (1873) and