Indian Law Commission 171st Report on Bio-diversity Bill-01/19/2000

Recently, December 29, 1999 was observed, all over the world, as the international day for biological diversity. The Convention on Biodiversity which entered into force on this day in 1993 is the main instrument that the international community has given to itself with which to preserve the fragile web of life of our one and only earth. There are now 176 parties to the Convention which has three main objectives: the conservation of biological diversity; the sustainable use of its components; and fair and eqauitable sharing of the benefits arising from the utilisation of genetic resources. These three areas are interdependent and progress in each area is essential to make the Convention successful.

Foreign Exchange Management (Possession and retention of foreign currency) Regulations, 2000

a person resident in India but not permanently resident therein may possess without limit foreign currency in the form of currency notes, bank notes and travellers cheques, if such foreign currency was acquired, held or owned by him when he was resident outside India and, has been brought into India in accordance with the regulations made under the Act.

US Trademark Law: Rules of Practice & Federal Statutes-2000

U. S. TRADEMARK LAW RULES OF PRACTICE & FEDERAL STATUTES U. S. PATENT & TRADEMARK OFFICE November 7, 2000 TABLE OF CONTENTS 37 C.F.R. PART 1—RULES OF PRACTICE IN PATENT CASES GENERAL INFORMATION AND CORRESPONDENCE 1.1 Addresses for correspondence with the Patent…

अथर्व प्रातिशाख्यम्-Atharva Pratisakhyam-By पैप्पलाद

अथातो न्यायाध्ययनस्य पार्षदं वर्तयिष्यामः १ पदानां संहितां विद्यात् २ पदविधिरिति ३ द्विरुदात्तं बृहस्पत्यादीनाम् ४ प्रत्यञ्चां द्वे उपोत्तमे ५ अवर्णमध्य आकार एकादेशे विशेषः ६ अवर्णान्ताञ्च ७ इकारादौ च ८ एकारादौ च ९ कृदन्ते द्व्युपसर्गे १० गतिपूर्वो यदा धातुः ११ उपसर्गपूर्वमाख्यातम् १२ वचने वचने पूर्वम् १३ एकेन द्वे १४ द्विनतिकानि वा १५ परकारणानि १६ परयोगीनि १७ अर्थपादादिषूदात्तमाख्यातमामन्त्रितं पदम् १८ व्याघ्रादीन्यनुदात्तानि पादादीनामपोदितम् १९ वाक्यविपर्यये पदलोपेषु पादादिवत्स्वरः २० चयोगादनिघातः २१ वायोगादनिघातः २२ आमन्त्रितादाद्युदात्तात् २३ लुप्तकरणान्यकरणानि वा २४ अन्ययोगादनिघातः २५ नहीत्यनेन युक्तानि २६ यदित्येनेन समस्तेन २७ वचनात्परेण च सर्वत्र युक्तं वापवादो वा लुप्तं वा तत्पदं येन योगः २८

Hong Kong Witness Protection Ordinance 2000

“Witness” means—(a) a person who has given, or who has agreed to give, evidence on behalf of the HKSAR in proceedings for an offence;(b) a person who has given, or who has agreed to give, evidence otherwise than as mentioned in paragraph (a) in relation to the commission or possible commission of an offence;(c) a person who has provided a statement or other assistance to a public officer in relation to an offence;(d) a person who, for any other reason, may require protection or other assistance under the witness protection programme

Statement by the President Clinton on US National Debt-31/01/2000

According to the latest numbers from the Department of the Treasury, we will pay down $152 billion in debt in the three months from April to June -- the largest debt pay down in our nation's history. By the end of this fiscal year, we will have repaid approximately $300 billion in debt. If we continue on this path of fiscal discipline, we can pay off our national debt for the first time since Andrew Jackson was President.

President Clinton Joins International Aids Policy Leaders to Mark World Aids Day-01/12/2000

Today, President Clinton will join international religious leaders at Howard University to mark World AIDS Day. At this event, he will unveil the first ever National Institutes of Health strategic plan for international AIDS research, a blueprint for establishing new funding approaches and research opportunities in over 50 countries. He also will release a new report from the White House Office of National AIDS Policy, entitled Action Against AIDS: A Legacy of Leadership at Home and Around the World detailing the Administration’s successes in fighting the AIDS epidemic.

Legislation Law of the People’s Republic of China-2000

To regulate legislative activities, establish a sound legislative system of the state, raise the quality of legislation, improve the Chinese socialist legal system, allow legislation to play a guiding and driving role, safeguard and develop socialist democracy, comprehensively promote the rule of law, and build a socialist country ruled by law, this Law is developed in accordance with the Constitution.

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA vs USAMA BIN LADEN-15/03/2000

Defendants are charged with numerous offenses arising out of their alleged involvement with an international terrorist organization led by Defendant Usama Bin Laden (“Bin Laden”). Presently before the Court are four motions, filed by Defendants Wadih El Hage (“El Hage”), Mamdouh Mahmud Salim (“Salim”), Mohamed Sadeek Odeh (“Odeh”), and Khalfan Khamis Mohamed (“K.K. Mohamed”) seeking an order compelling the Government to file a bill of particulars that is responsive to over 150 separate requests for information. For the reasons set forth below, those motions are granted in part and denied in part.

Patent Law Treaty 2000

The provisions of this Treaty and the Regulations shall apply to national and regional patents for invention, and to national and regional patents of addition, which have been granted with effect for a Contracting Party.