The Evolution of The Patents Act, 1970

This Blog is written by Soujanya Boxy from National Law University, Odisha. Edited by Ujjawal Vaibhav Agrahari.
A patent is an individual’s monopoly right to safeguard any new or upgrade of an existing product or a new process for a limited period. The government considers the applicant’s disclosure of the invention and grants a patent as an exclusive right for a limited duration. This exclusive right is enjoyed by the patentee for preventing the third party from performing…

Reflection Of Equity In Grant Of Injunction

This Blog is written by Surbhi Pareek from NALSAR University of Law, Hyderabad. Edited by Ravikiran Shukre.
Equity may be generally understood as the state of being fair and just. Though in the legal sphere, jurists and scholars have come forward with varied definitions of equity, its origin and evolution are profoundly entwined with the history of the common law. It is often described as ‘a separate arm of law which evolved alongside common law and is concerned with fairness and justice.

All About Withdrawal and Compromise of Suits

This Blog is written by Anusuya Ghosh from KIIT School of Law, Odisha. Edited by Ravikiran Shukre.
Order 23 of Civil Procedure Code, 1908 arrangements with withdrawal opposite announces the impacts of withdrawal. It implies the deserting of part of a case in a suit and bargain of suits i.e., changes of the suit. Division of Withdrawal of suit is into two viz., a) Absolute withdrawal and b) qualified withdrawal.

Res Judicata & Res Subjudice

This Blog is written by Piyush Gupta from CPJ College of Higher Studies & School of Law, Delhi.
According to section 11 of Civil Procedure Code, Res Judicata means that courts don’t have the power to try any new issue or suit which has previously been settled between the same parties. In other words, courts will not entertain any suit which has already been settled between same parties and under the same title.