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EXCEPTIONS AND LIMITATIONS TO PATENT RIGHTS IN INDIA

Introduction The TRIPS Agreement is the most exhaustive multilateral treatment on Intellectual Property Rights until now focuses on the global standards to protect and enforce such Intellectual Property Rights. Many changes have occurred after TRIPS. In the Pre-TRIPS era, over 35 countries did not grant patent protection for pharmaceutical products. But now, after becoming a…

INTERNATIONAL COMMERCIAL MEDIATION: AN ANALYSIS

Introduction International Commercial Mediation was adopted in December 2018, by the “United Nations Convention on International Settlement Agreements.” This convention came into being from a Mediation which was held in Singapore. The International Commercial Mediation, also known as the “Singapore Convention on Mediation” [1] , is used as a right to invoke and enforce the settlement agreements.…

PROTECTION OF WORKERS AND COVID-19

Introduction With the imposition of a nationwide lockdown [1], thousands of firms and businesses are uncertain of their future prospects with the economy struggling. In recognition of this, fourteen states in India, such as Uttar Pradesh, Gujarat, and Madhya Pradesh, and certain other states have suspended their labor laws. [2] Uttar Pradesh, for instance, by…

LEGALITY OF INTERNET SHUTDOWN AND ITS IMPACTS

Introduction With the increase in our dependence on the internet in day to day activities, its significance in the digital era is nothing less than a necessity. The Internet has become an indispensable way of communicating our opinions and expressions. Indeed, there are other mediums of communication. However, the reach and accessibility of internet connectivity…