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Brief Overview of the Proposed Changes to the ICSID Rules

The International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes (ICSID) as the name suggests is a dispute resolution centre for international investments.  It operates through a specific set of rules, which are known as the ICSID Convention Rules and Regulations. These rules have been in effect since 1967 and have been amended through four rounds of…
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India’s step towards Liberalism: Green Light to LGBT Community in India.

“Majoritarian views and Public morality cannot dictate constitutional rights”- CJI Dipak Misra A five-judge bench of Supreme Court of India led by Hon’ble Chief Justice Dipak Misra for a criminal writ petition number 76 of 2016 filed by Navtej Singh Johar, while striking down Section 377 of IPC has cleared the discrimination on basis of…
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Legal Definition of Death

The issue of a clear legal definition of death resurfaced after the brain-death certification process in Kerala was challenged in the Kerala High Court. The State Government set up an expert committee to draw up Standard Operating Procedures for more fool-proof measures for the same, to rule out any possibilities of manipulation or coercion to…
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