THE NATIONAL AND INTERNATIONAL TRENDS OF PROTECTING THE GEOGRAPHICAL INDICATIONS

Author: B. Lekshmi, 2nd Year, BBA LL.B, Government Law College, Thrissur. INTRODUCTION Geographical Indication is an identification mark that is given to the goods and products which are produced in a specific area or a territory. This Geographical Indication helps a person to identify and associate the product with its area of origin. This area of origin contains certain reputation, characteristics or qualities which make them unique. Geographical Indication can be given to any kind of goods such as natural goods, agricultural goods and even for artificial goods. The Geographical…

Witnesses and Privileged Communications

Author: Harshita Joshi, 3rd Year, B.A. LLB (H), School of Law, Jagran Lakecity University, Bhopal Witness A witness is a person who was present during the happening of an event or an incident. This incident can be an accident, or a crime committed by a person. The Indian Evidence Act, has incorporated those statements which can be considered to be a testimony within the meaning of sections from 118-134. It also states how one can be testified and about who can be a witness. Competency of the Witness- A person…