Archive for February 2019

TRADE SECRETS IN INDIA

Trade Secret is a kind of Intellectual Property which comprises of Confidential Information of an organization which is not known by the general public and for which the owner of such a company has taken reasonable steps to keep it as a secret and has commercial value. Examples can include: Business procedures, methods, formulas, know how, plans, policies system, programs, client database, etc. Also, Coca Cola’s formula for the production […]

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CRITICAL ANALYSIS OF THE LAWS AGAINST CYBER CRIMES IN INDIA

Introduction Innovation is inherent to human nature. The human race has tried since time immemorial to keep building and rebuilding things to make things easier for the world. Right from the invention of the wheel ages ago, to the first telephone call by Alexander Graham Bell, remarkable unprecedented developments have been achieved by the humanity due to research and innovation.  With every major achievement of the world, the society has […]

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De-criminalization of Section 377 in India

INTRODUCTION The Supreme Court passed a historic judgment on 26th September 2018 which gave an identity to a minority community and lifted a colonial ban on gay sex. The road to this freedom is nothing less than a battle fought. The bench led by CJI Dipak Misra restored the historic Delhi High Court judgment[1]. The petition which led to decriminalization of homosexuality started way back in 2001. It took almost […]

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INTERNATIONAL REGIME OF INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY LAWS AND ITS IMPORTANCE IN TRADE

Introduction Innovation is inherent to human nature. The quest to conceptualize and create a better version of everything drives human innovation,[1] and makes the human race alter the status quo every moment of its existence on this planet. Since innovations characteristically cater to a utility, it is imperative that such utility will induce commerce. In this age of extensive globalization everything, right from new and creative products to new ideas […]

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