Tag: legal advice

Guiding Businesses

How a foreign national can start and register company in India?

  Amy, a Czechican, is an accountant- 9 to 7 desk job- and loves travelling. Like many of us, she doesn’t enjoy the work but is working as it pays her bills. Deep inside, Amy wants to set up a business and get her freedom back. Amy visits India on vacation- her business mind follows her wherever she goes. She arrives…
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Importance of Trademark vis-à-vis artistic work in the media and entertainment industry.

A brief introduction on Trademarks and Artistic work Intellectual property is a creation of the mind; the property is intangible and provides the owner with some exclusive rights over it. The properties include literary, artistic or musical work; it can also include designs, scientific inventions, words, and even symbols.  The intellectual property rights are divided…
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Can A Foreign Citizen Inherit A Property In India? What’s The Inheritance Procedure Concerning NRI’s Property In India?

Who can inherit property Indian citizens can inherit properties in India without any restrictions. However, when we talk about foreign citizens and Indian citizens living abroad, the situation is not the same. To understand the law regarding inheritance of such persons, we need to understand the following terms: Foreigner: The term foreigner has been defined…
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Risk, Security And Privacy Issues Addressing Old Threats And Emerging Risks-Digital World

Our everyday lives move forward with the use of technology. The new and growing digital world is designed to make lives easy, better and solves our social problems. Although, it comes with its baggage of challenges and issues related to risks, security and privacy. Technology, with its growing developments, lacks immunity from devising any harm.…
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ADR In The Asia Pacific: Spotlight On Singapore

  ADR in Singapore From the early 1990s, the Alternative Dispute Resolution mechanism has had a long-standing lineage in Singapore. The access to it since then has improved significantly; parties have resorted to alternatives to court litigation with ease and are actively supported to do so. Asia, in general, has been a significant contributor to…
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ROLE OF IPR IN INVESTMENTS AND TECHNOLOGY TRANSFER

Intellectual Property Rights are essential assets for the growth and development of any economy. They refer to the legal right granted to the creations that have arisen from the intellect of a human. These rights are granted in order to encourage creativity and innovation by ensuring that the creators reap the benefits of the inventions…
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LEGAL IMPEDIMENTS IN THE DIGITAL SPACE: ASPECTS SUCH AS DIGITAL CONTRACT, DIGITAL SIGNATURE AND OTHER ISSUES

In the legal field, the digital space has given birth to plenty of electronic agreements between several overseas businesses. However, some issues occur in the execution of such e-agreements. These issues could be with regards to the mental state of the party and his competence to enter into a contract. Since e- contracts take place…
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Privacy On The Internet? The Oxymoron Of The 21st Century

  Introduction to Data Privacy   Privacy has forever been a crucial aspect of the human being and one of the reasons we are considered individuals. In our private lives, we form opinions and have different experiences that distinguish us. These are the events that are personal to us, and if these were known to…
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The Impact of Coronavirus on the Business Sectors Worldwide

The outbreak of the coronavirus in late 2019 and 2020 has been declared a global emergency by the World Health Organisation. The entire world is facing a threat to the global fortunes through the recently emerged virus affecting the human body. Most economists assume that a worldwide recession is already underway, a synchronized downturn that is…
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