Author: Urvi Mittal

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Rights of Transgenders

On 25th September 2020, the Union Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment notified the Transgender Persons (Protection of Rights), 2020 which removed the mandatory medical examination requirement that the previous draft of these rules (issued in july 2020) had created. The earlier draft was heavily criticized by the transgender community for taking away their dignity by […]

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Women Reservation Bill

The position of women in Indian politics is becoming stonger day by day, with strong female political figures in our country. To increase the participation of women in the parliament, Women’s Reservation Bill was introduced in the upper and lower house. 1. The Women’s Reservation Bill was initially introduced in the parliament on September 12, […]

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Intellectual Property Rights

Introduction India’s obligations under the TRIPS Agreement for protection of trademarks, inter alia, include protection to distinguishing marks, recognition of service marks, indefinite periodical renewal of registration, abolition of compulsory licensing of trademarks, etc. With the globalisation of trade, brand names, trade names, marks, etc, have attained an immense value that require uniform minimum standards […]

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Medical Negligence

The medical profession is considered a noble profession because it helps in preserving life. We believe life is God given. Thus, a doctor figures in the scheme of God as he stands to carry out His command. A patient generally approaches a doctor/hospital based on his/its reputation. Expectations of a patient are two-fold: doctors and […]

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Anticipatory Breach

An anticipatory breach of contract is an action that shows one party’s intention to fail to fulfill its contractual obligations to another party. An anticipatory breach ends the counterparty’s responsibility to perform its duties. Demonstrating the other party’s intention to breach the contract gives the counterparty grounds for beginning legal action. An anticipatory breach is […]

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