LexQuest’s 1st National Corporate Law Essay Writing Competition, 2018

With the aim and objective to promote the interests of the students and professionals in the arena of Corporate Law, LexQuest, a Research and Educational Organisation, in collaboration with CorpComm Legal, a Full Service Corporate Law Firm, with its head…

Acid Attack: The Ageless Horror

By Sunidhi Singh, Army Institute of Law, Mohali. “Violence is a crime against humanity, for it destroys the very fabric of society.”-Pope John Paul II Acid attacks have become a frequent phenomenon in the present day world. ‘Woman staves off…

Self Help Groups in India: A Messiah for Rural Women?

By Anmol Kaur Bawa, Symbiosis Law College, Pune. Self-Help Groups (SHGs) have pioneered the idea of microfinance investment in the Southeast Asian countries in the realm of globalisation. A Self-Help Group, as the term suggests, is a collective of borrowers…

Regional Rural Banks in India: Explained

By Tanya Patwal, Amity Law School, Delhi. In India, especially the rural areas, majority of the population had no basic banking facility and had no financial services provided to them. Despite 14 private banks being nationalised in 1969, commercial-turned-national banks couldn’t…

Decrypting Cryptocurrency

By Anmol Kaur Bawa, Symbiosis Law College, Pune. Virtual Currency: the How and What The modernistic approach to virtual currency often called “crypto”currency is the evolution of digital, intangible and computational currency which individuals can use for online purchases and in  a…

Contradiction of Reservations under the Indian Constitution

By Jhalak Nandwani, Gujarat National Law University, Gandhinagar. Indian Constitution gives us the right of equality, and the freedom to exercise this right. However, in today’s time, one of the major hindrances to this equality is the Reservation System. This…

Case Note: Hawkins Cookers Limited v Murugan Enterprises

By Teesta Lahiri, National Law University, Odisha. I. A Basic Introduction to Trademarks and Passing Off For us, beginners at IP, before we proceed further to deal with a landmark judgement in the Trademarks Jurisprudence in India, it is essential that we…