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Intellectual Property Rights and the Big Screen

For understanding Intellectual Property Rights, we need to have an idea of what intellectual property is; Intellectual property (IP) refers to creations of the mind, such as inventions; literary and artistic works; designs; and symbols, names and images used in commerce[1]. In most of the countries, there are four types of Intellectual properties- Copyrights, Trademarks,Continue reading “Intellectual Property Rights and the Big Screen”

The Plight of Indian Dalits: An overview of Culture and Prejudice

The word Dalit means ‘trampled upon/ oppressed’. The term was first coined by Mahatma Jatirao Phule (1827-1890), a social reformer in Maharashtra, to describe the oppressed condition of the ‘untouchables’ and ‘outcastes’ of Western.[1] Dalits reside all over the world and are recognised by the global community as well. According to the Indian Sociologists, theContinue reading “The Plight of Indian Dalits: An overview of Culture and Prejudice”

Agent-Principal Relationship in Contract Law- An Overview

Agent Principal Relationship in Contract Law- An Overview The principal-agent relationship arises in various instances, some of these lead to the formation of contracts. Section 182 -238 of the Indian Contracts Act[1] (Hereinafter, the Act) deals with the laws relating to Agency. To understand the concept of Agency, we need to understand the meaning ofContinue reading “Agent-Principal Relationship in Contract Law- An Overview”

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