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‘Fair Use’ doctrine explained: DHC

Refusing to grant interim injunction on a claim that the course packs prescribed by Delhi University contain no additional material apart from photocopies of copyrighted publications, the Delhi High Court ruled that the concept of fair use in copyright law … Continue reading

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New Print Media Advertisement policy: Govt.

Ministry of Information & Broadcasting has framed a New Print Media Advertisement Policy for Directorate of Advertising & Visual Publicity (DAVP) with the objective to promote transparency and accountability in issuing of advertisements in print media. The policy focuses on … Continue reading

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Consolidated FDI Policy 2016: Govt.

Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion, Ministry of Commerce (Government of India) has released Consolidated FDI Policy of India 2016, which subsumes and supersedes all Press Notes / Press Releases / Clarifications / Circulars, which were in force as on June 06, 2016 … Continue reading

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Guidelines for allowing visitors inside jails: Govt.

The Government of India issued guidelines for all the States to be followed scrupulously while allowing entry into the prison to any individual/ press/ NGOs or company, whether Indian or foreigner for the purposes of making documentaries, writing articles, interviewing … Continue reading

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Indian Govt. amends FDI Policy

Press Note No. 10 (2014 Series) – Review of Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) policy on the Construction Development Sector-amendment to ‘Consolidated FDI Policy Circular 2014’  http://goo.gl/MjzU4A

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Publication of judicial proceedings can be curtailed for ‘real & substantial risk’: SC

The Supreme Court of India ruled that publication of judicial proceedings can be postponed only for ‘short duraton’ and in cases of ‘real and substantial risk’ of prejudice to the proper administration of justice or to the fairness of trial … Continue reading

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