February 28, 2021 In Blog, Uncategorized

SUPREME COURT HOLDS THAT FALSE ALLEGATIONS AFFECTING THE REPUTATION AND CAREER OF THE HUSBAND IS MENTAL CRUELTY

The Three Judge Bench of the Hon’ble #SupremeCourt of India comprising of Justices Sanjay Kishan Kaul, Dinesh Maheshwari and Hrishikesh Roy passed a Judgment dated 26.02.2021 in the case of Joydeep Majumdar v. Bharti Jaiswal…

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February 28, 2021 In Blog, Uncategorized

SUPREME COURT HELD THAT HINDU WOMAN CAN ENTER INTO A FAMILY SETTLEMENT WITH HER PARENTAL SIDE HEIRS

Recently, the #SupremeCourt of India in the case of Khushi Ram v. Nawal Singh [2021 SCC Online SC 128], vide its Judgment dated 22.02.2021, held that a #Hindu widow can enter into a #familysettlement with…

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February 21, 2021 In Blog, Uncategorized

SUPREME COURT REITERATES THAT CONSENT DECREES VITIATED BY FRAUD, MISREPRESENTATION, OR MISTAKE DO NOT BIND PARTIES

The Two Judge Bench of the Hon’ble #SupremeCourt of India comprising of Justices Mohan M. Shantanagoudar and Vineet Saran passed a Judgment dated 17.02.2021 in the case of Compack Enterprises India (P) Ltd. v. Beant…

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February 19, 2021 In Blog, Uncategorized

DELHI HIGH COURT REITERATES APPLICATION OF PRINCIPLES OF NATURAL JUSTICE BEFORE CANCELLATION OF AVIATION PERMITS

The #DelhiHighCourt has in a recent case of M/s AR Airways Pvt Ltd vs Union of India and Others passed a Judgment dated 15-02-2021 and discussed the #Principles of #NaturalJustice to be applied before cancellation of #AirOperatorPermits. In…

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February 19, 2021 In Blog, Uncategorized

SUPREME COURT DIRECTS TELANGANA STATE GOVERNMENT TO REFUND PROJECT COSTS TO UNITECH LIMITED

The #SupremeCourt has recently passed a Judgment dated 17-02-2021 in Unitech Limited and Others vs Telangana State Industrial Infrastructure, whereby, the Apex Court decided upon issues of #refund of #project related #costs from the #StateGovernment of Telangana and Andhra Pradesh….

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February 14, 2021 In Blog, Uncategorized

SUPREME COURT DECIDED UPON APPEALABLE ORDERS UNDER THE ARBITRATION ACT 1996

The #SupremeCourt has in a recent case of Chintels India Ltd vs Bhayana Builders Pvt Ltd passed a Judgment dated 11-02-2021 on whether an #order refusing to #condone the #delay in filing an #Application under Section 34 of…

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February 14, 2021 In Blog, Uncategorized

SUPREME COURT HOLDS THAT BAR ON DEFAULT PROVISIONS UNDER THE INSOLVENCY AND BANKRUPTCY CODE, 2016 APPLIES RETROSPECTIVELY

An Ordinance was promulgated by the President of India on 05.06.2020 by which Section 10A was inserted into the Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code, 2016 (“#IBC”). Section 10A of the IBC suspends the proceedings against initiation of Corporate #Insolvency…

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February 13, 2021 In Blog, Uncategorized

LOK SABHA PASSES ARBITRATION AND CONCILIATION (AMENDMENT) BILL, 2021

The Lok Sabha has passed the #Arbitration and Conciliation (Amendment) Bill, 2021 (the Bill). The Bill which was introduced in the #LokSabha on February 4, 2021 by Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad seeks to #amend the Arbitration and…

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February 6, 2021 In Blog, Uncategorized

SUPREME COURT HOLDS MONEY LAUNDERING HAS TO BE RECORDED UNDER THE PREVENTION OF MONEY LAUNDERING ACT, 2002

The Three Judge Bench of the Hon’ble #SupremeCourt of India comprising of Justices S.A. Bobde, A.S.Bopanna and V. Ramasubramanian passed a Judgment dated 03.02.2021 in the case of OPTO Circuit India Ltd. v. Axis Bank & Ors. {CRIMINAL…

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February 6, 2021 In Blog, Uncategorized

SUPREME COURT HOLDS COLLUSIVE AND SHAM TRANSACTIONS WITH CORPORATE DEBTOR NOT CONSIDERED AS FINANCIAL DEBT

The Three Judge Bench of the #SupremeCourt has in a recent case of Phoenix Arc Private Limited vs Spade Financial Services Limited & Ors. passed a Judgment dated 01-02-2021 and held that firstly, as the Respondents are not…

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