Incorporating Artificial Intelligence into Arbitration

Incorporating Artificial Intelligence into Arbitration

Introduction Artificial Intelligence (AI) refers to the ability of computers or computer-controlled robots to perform tasks that require human intelligence and human capabilities. This means programming machines in such a way so that complex human tasks are completed in a fraction of second without the need for human interference. The world is no stranger to the…

TRADEMARKS, COLOURISM AND INTERNATIONAL LEGAL STANDARDS

TRADEMARKS, COLOURISM AND INTERNATIONAL LEGAL STANDARDS

STRUCTURE: Advertisements, logos- Trademarks connection Domestic Trademark law Grounds of refusal International Trademarks and FTA’s Refusal and removal The effects of the ‘Black Lives Matter’ Movement with its genesis on US soil seeped into countries such as India, Nigeria et al. where skin lightening creams came under flak. Countries such as the aforementioned spread across…

Recognition of Corporate Human Rights Obligations in Nevsun Resources: An Attempt to Close the Governance Gap

Recognition of Corporate Human Rights Obligations in Nevsun Resources: An Attempt to Close the Governance Gap

Introduction In recent times, the state-centric conception of international law has been increasingly questioned by scholars emphasizing on the conceptual possibility as well as practical necessity of imposing direct international human rights obligations on corporations. Keeping in line with this building momentum, the Canadian Supreme Court (the “Court”) last year in Nevsun Resources Ltd. v…

WHAT HAPPENS WHEN A CIVILIAN PICKS UP ARMS DURING ARMED CONFLICT?

WHAT HAPPENS WHEN A CIVILIAN PICKS UP ARMS DURING ARMED CONFLICT?

When it comes to armed conflict, special demarcations have been provided under Geneva Convention and its additional protocols in order to determine whether a person is a civilian or a combatant. Special attention is also given to children and women. However, there are times when a combatant drops arms and other times when a civilian…

Environmental Juristic Personhood; A voice to the jaw of Environment

Environmental Juristic Personhood; A voice to the jaw of Environment

1. Introduction Environment is the holy blessings by God to mankind, where it’s found the secrets of nature. The environment is the mother of all life process where all kinds of living and non-living are nurtured under the dome of holy environment. Whereas, Environmental juristic personhood is the concept which gives the voice to the…