ILN Today Post
May 24, 2016
Government approves National Intellectual Property Rights Policy: “Creative India; Innovative India” – TheGovernment of India has approved the National Intellectual Property Rights (“IPRs”) Policy which is stated will lay the future roadmap for intellectual property in India. The Policy has the following objectives:
· IPR awareness and promotion: Outreach and Promotion – To create public awareness about the economic, social and cultural benefits of IPRs among all sections of society.
· Creation of IPRs – To stimulate the generation of IPRs.
March 25, 2013
Drilling companies have begun approaching Illinois landowners in recent months about leasing their property for gas drilling. Like Pennsylvania and Ohio, Southeastern Illinois sits atop a shale formation—the New Albany—with large untapped gas reserves. Many drilling companies are purchasing leases now with the hope of using horizontal hydraulic fracturing (“fracking”) to extract natural gas at some point in the future.
ILN Today Post
December 10, 2012
1. CAG vs RIL: financial audit or performance audit?
The Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) has objected to the government’s move to narrow the scope of audit of Reliance Industries]operated KG]D6 block over alleged malpractices by the company. CAG is not inclined to conduct a routine audit while Reliance has argued that its contract with the government allows only financial audit, not a performance audit ] a stand that seems acceptable to the ministry of petroleum and natural gas. More…