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Dog import banned for commercial purposes: Govt.

Indian Government has banned the import of dogs for breeding or any other commercial activities but for the following purposes: – I) Pet dog with valid pet book and relevant records/documents in the name of importer. II) Dogs imported by … 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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Colgate-Palmolive bid to patent Nutmeg mothwash foiled: Govt

Government of India foiled an attempt by consumer goods giant Colgate-Palmolive to patent a mouthwash formula containing herb extract by citing ancient texts that show it was traditionally used in ancient medicinal practices. Traditional Knowledge Digital Library of Council of … Continue reading

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FIIT JEE restrained from using BRAHMOS: DHC

The Delhi High Court restrained the coaching institute FIIT JEE from using the registered trademark BRAHMOS for the educational services rendered by them. Trademark BRAHMOS is registered in the name of a company held by Defence Research and Development Organization … Continue reading

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Supreme Court’s LCRA policy declared unconstitutional: DHC

The Delhi High Court recently declared as ‘unconstitutional’ policy of the Supreme Court of India relating to the appointment of law graduates as Law Clerk-Research Assistant (“LCRA”) with the judges of the apex Court. Under the so-called policy, applications were … Continue reading

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CBDT lays guidelines for identifying DC as a contract R&D service provider

Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT) noticed that there is divergence of views amongst the field officers and taxpayers regarding the functional profile of development centres engaged in contract R&D services for the purposes of determining arm’s length price/transfer pricing. … Continue reading

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