AN OVERALL ANALYSIS ON ENVIRONMENTAL LAW AND POLICIES

ABSTRACT:

Environmental law is based on the rules and regulations which are followed to protect our environment from any kind of health hazards or problems to us as well as the society. The quality of environment has been deteriorating since two decades due to weak policy and rules and the gap between real and virtual achievement of such policies.

Authored by Swapna Sudha Sahoo, SOA Deemed To Be University, Bhubaneswar, Odisha.

Protection of Intellectual Property Rights Through Bilateral Investment Treaty

ABSTRACT:

The incorporation of IP rights in the concept of ‘investment’ in Bilateral Investment Treaties illustrates the significance of many investment operations of securing such intangible assets. In view of the rapid growth of innovative sectors, such as biotechnology and pharmaceuticals, which depend on patent security, IP can be a major strategic advantage and is all the more relevant. The value of patents, trade secrets, trademarks, copyrights, etc in commercial ties between countries is expressed in the incorporation of IP-related clauses in BITs. Although there are relevant provisions in IP, there are also parallels between some sets of arrangements. There are also variations that have significant legal implications.

Authored by Roudro Mukhopadhyay, OP Jindal University.

LOCAL LAWS VS. INTERNATIONAL MARITIME LAWS

ABSTRACT:

This article discusses the relationship between International maritime law and local maritime law from legislative and judicial perspectives. It explains the relationship through India’s implementation of international maritime conventions. The article concludes that the relationship has a well-developed pattern based on legislative structures and judicial processes. With strong historical roots and traditions, the relationship is motivated by international comity and has firm grounding in international and domestic public policy in support of international uniformity to facilitate international commerce.

Authored by Rama Gandhi, NMIMS School Of Law.

EFFICIENCY OF INTERNATIONAL TRIBUNALS ON WAR CRIMES

ABSTRACT:

There exist numerous road blocks in effectively managing war crimes by international forums, the efforts during this behalf are noteworthy. The concept of establishment of anInternational Tribunals is itself an accomplishment, yet a challenge not only to the justice system in itself, but all the member states of the globally. The tribunals haven’t proved to be entirely efficient in managing war crimes. Nevertheless, with modifications within the functioning of those tribunals, the concept of world co -operation in bringing criminals of war crimes to trial cannot be far-fetched amid this period.

Authored by Mithannsh Jain, Christ University.

UNITED NATIONS CONVENTION ON LAW OF THE SEA

Abstract-

The Ocean is always an important part of our planet earth. Life begins from the ocean itself. The Ocean is vast as it covers 140 million square miles, around 72% of the Earth’s surface. It is the source of food for plants, animals and humans. Moreover, it is also used for the commercial trade, transport, adventure and discovery. Because of its unmeasurable usage, humans have stared using it for their self interest, profit and consumption purposes. In result of it, United Nations conducted 3 conventions to prevent the Pureness of ocean from the mankind. Therefore, the ocean has been divided and 12 nautical miles from the land territory is given to the countries for their usage.

Authored by Kavya Goyal, Prestige Institute Of Management.

Effect of COVID-19 on Refugee Camps and their Livelihoods

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The COVID-19 pandemic has spread rapidly and widely; the volume of cases worldwide has now surpassed ten million.Several governments reacted with an escalating spectrum of strategies including extensiveindustry and border closures. While some countries are cautiously starting up to emerge from their lockdowns, some form of containment regulations are likely to continue in place in several countries for the future months.

Authored by Abhay Singh, Lucknow University

CHINA’S NEW COSMETICS REGULATIONS PUBLISHED

Abstract-

China has a large cosmetic market. Keeping in view the large market, its growth China released New Regulations on Supervision and Administration of Cosmetics to regulate cosmetic industry. It is a series of rules that govern imports, market entry and sales of cosmetics in China. The new Regulation on Supervision and Administration of Cosmetics will replace The Regulations on Hygiene Supervision of Cosmetics. The new Regulations comprises of 80 articles which consist of six chapters on raw materials, supervision and administration, legal responsibilities and operation and production.

Authored by Divyanshi Gupta, Faculty Of Law, Lucknow University.

Space Tourism And Its Legality

Abstract-

The advent of space tourism demands the law of outer space to change according to the recent developments and participation of private players. Lack of legislation caused much perplexity on position of space tourist. The legal aspects of authorization, liability, registration, etc. and their impact on space tourism have been discussed. With the emergence of efficient legislation, there is massive potential that space tourism with witness great opportunities with enhanced cooperation across the globe.

Authored by Divyanshi Gupta, Faculty Of Law, Lucknow University.

ANTI CORRUPTION LEGISLATION IN THE UK –ITS SUCCESS AND FAILURES

ABSTRACT:

to establish intent on the part of a company’s directing mind. The Serious Fraud Office (SFO) has confirmed that there are around 60 ongoing investigations, and additional resolutions are expected with corporates or prosecution under Section 7 of the Bribery Act.

Authored by Preeti Selvam, St Rock College Of Law.

A Detailed Analysis on Digital Piracy in The Contemporary World

ABSTRACT:

Digital piracy rates continue to be growing, indicating that further analysis using new methods is required to assess the problem.In periods of advancement in technology, the industry generating digital content experiences a hard time regulating the delivery of their copyrighted content in use. Demand and availability for digital content are increasing rapidly each year and suppliers still need creativity

Authored by Roudro Mukhopadhyay, OP Jindal University.