June 19, 2020 In Blog, Uncategorized

‘OWNER’ IN CASE OF ACCIDENT IS A PERSON WHOSE NAME IS REGISTERED

The #SupremeCourt of India recently clarified vide #Judgment dated 18.06.2020 in the case of Surendra Kumar Bhilawe V. The New India Assurance Company Limited [Civil Appeal No. 2632 of 2020] that ‘#owner’ means the person in whose name…

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June 19, 2020 In Blog, Uncategorized

THE LAW IN SUICIDE CASES

In recent times, discussions on #suicide have occupied the attention of the #media, social and print, TV and internet in a big way. The recent suicide of actor, #SushantSinghRajput (#Actor), on 14-06-2020 is a case that has been…

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June 13, 2020 In Blog, Uncategorized

SUPREME COURT LAYS DOWN PRINCIPLES FOR GRANTING COMPENSATION IN MOTOR ACCIDENT CLAIMS

The #SupremeCourt has recently in the matters of U.P. State Road Transport Corporation Vs Rajenderi Devi and Ors. dated 08-06-2020, Chandrakanta Tiwari Vs New India Assurance Company Ltd. and Anr. dated 08-06-2020, Sri Anthony Vs Managing Director, K.S.R.T.C dated 10-06-2020 and M.H….

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June 13, 2020 In Blog, Uncategorized

SUPREME COURT DIRECTED RBI TO ADVISE BANKS TO RELEASE LOAN AMOUNT TO HOME BUYERS OF AMRAPALI GROUP

A Bench headed by Supreme Court Justice Arun Mishra and Justice UU Lalit passed the Order with regard to #Financing of #HomeBuyers by #Banks in the case of Bikram Chatterji and Others v. Union of India and Others…

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June 12, 2020 In Blog, Uncategorized

FINANCE MINISTRY ANNOUNCES DECRIMINALISATION OF 19 LEGISLATIONS- BOON OR BANE?

This week the #MinistryofFinance has proposed to #decriminalize “minor” #offences prescribed in 19 different #legislations for economic offences, purportedly, for improving “business sentiment” and “unclogging” of court process. The Ministry of Finance has invited comments or suggestions regarding…

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June 10, 2020 In Blog, Uncategorized

TIL Legal Speak Episode 5: Understanding IBC during Covid Crisis

The Indian Lawyer & Allied Services has discussed the latest Ordinance of 5th June 2020 which talks about suspension of certain provisions of the Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code 2016 (IBC) in the Episode 5 of TIL Legal Speak….

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June 10, 2020 In Blog, Uncategorized

TIL Legal Speak Episode 4: Curbing Frivolous Criminal Litigations

In recent times, we have noticed a sudden rise in the filing of defamation complaints against public figures. Most of these defamation cases don’t meet the stringent requirements under the law and yet they are being filed with…

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June 6, 2020 In Blog, Uncategorized

SUPREME COURT HOLDS NOT EVERY INCOME FROM FOREIGN ENTITIES FALLS WITHIN THE AMBIT OF SECTION 80-O OF INCOME TAX ACT 1961

A Bench of the #SupremeCourt of India comprising of Justices A.M. Khanwilkar, Dinesh Maheshwari, and Sanjiv Khanna, has recently decided the case of Ramnath And Co. v. The Commissioner Of Income Tax, Civil Appeal Nos. 2506/2509 of 2020,…

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June 6, 2020 In Blog, Uncategorized

SUPREME COURT HELD AUCTION PURCHASER LIABLE FOR UNPAID ELECTRICITY DUES OF A PROPERTY

The Supreme Court has in a recent case of Telangana State Southern Power Distribution Company Limited v. Srigdhaa Beverages 2020 SCC Online SC 478 passed a Judgment dated 01-06-2020,where the Apex Court held the Respondent-Auction Purchaser liable for payment…

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June 3, 2020 In Blog, Uncategorized

COLLABORATIONS INVITED BETWEEN INDIA AND JAPAN PHARMACEUTICAL AND MEDICAL DEVICES SECTOR

Currently, India ranks amongst the top 20 global medical devices entities and has the 4th largest medical devices market in Asia. Recently, the Embassy of India, Tokyo and the Department of Pharmaceuticals, Ministry of Chemicals and Fertilizers, Government…

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