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Copyright owner in sound recordings can file suit for copyright infringement: DHC

The Delhi High Court recently clarified that an owner of the copyright work in the sound recordings can file suit alleging copyright infringement and claim damages even though the owner is not a copyright society. After going through the relevant … Continue reading

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Actual injury not needed to be an “aggrieved” party under Biometric Act: IL SC

In an important ruling, the Illinois Supreme Court recently held that an individual need not allege some actual injury or adverse effect, beyond violation of his or her rights, in order to qualify as an “aggrieved” person under State of … Continue reading

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Private individuals, lawyers & judges to be considered as arbitrators: SC

The Supreme Court recently directed inclusion of private individuals, lawyers and judges to the list of retired government engineers to be considered as arbitrators by Delhi Metro Rail Corporation. The Court reiterated that neutrality, impartiality and independence are the hallmarks … Continue reading

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Liability of pvt ‘Sting Operator’ on ‘facts & circumstances’: SC

A Large Bench of the Supreme Court of India ruled that liability of the private individual(s) involved in a ‘sting operation’ should be based on the ‘facts and circumstances’ of every case; and hence the Apex Court upheld Delhi High … Continue reading

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India-Macedonia inks DTAA

India and Republic of Macedonia signed the new Agreement for the avoidance Of Double Taxation and the prevention of fiscal evasion (DTAA) with respect to taxes on income. Once the DTAA enters into force, it will provide relief to taxpayers … Continue reading

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