[Abhijeet Shrivastava is a third-year law student and Anujay Shrivastava is a law graduate (class of 2020), both from Jindal Global Law School, Sonipat.] Recently, a three-judge bench of the Indian Supreme Court speaking through Nariman, J. in Pravin Electricals v. Galaxy Infra highlighted a crucial discrepancy of law in the Arbitration and Conciliation Act,... Continue Reading.
Dr Mithilesh Narayan Bhatt is an Assistant Professor of Law at the Jodhpur-based Sardar Patel University of Police, Security, and Criminal Justice. Dr Bhatt previously worked as an Assistant Professor of Law at Raksha Shakti University (Government of Gujarat) in Ahmadabad. Dr Bhatt completed Post-doctoral Study with the General Fellowship of (Postdoctoral Fellow) Indian Council... Continue Reading.
The Hon’ble Kerala HC earlier today came across with an interesting question of law while deciding appeals against a Motor Accidents Claims Tribunal Order on whether the Tribunal could reduce the compensation payable on a motorcycle accident if the deceased pillion rider rode without a helmet. The Hon’ble Tribunal, while permitting the family of a... Continue Reading.
2nd International Conference on Mediation (Capacity development program & Innovative practices) is being organised by Law Centre-II, Faculty of Law, University of Delhi in association with Samadhan: Delhi High Court Mediation Centre and Delhi School of Public Policy & Governance, Institute of Eminence (IoE), University of Delhi, under the action research by the Department of... Continue Reading.
The Hindu Adoption and Maintenance Act, 1956 was enacted in the seventh year of independence on 21 December 1956. The Act lays down the provisions regarding the adoption and maintenance of Hindu children and Hindu parents. The act was a part of the Hindu code bills along with legislation like the Hindu Marriage Act, 1955... Continue Reading.
At the recent inauguration of an academic building of the Maharashtra National Law University (MNLU), Nagpur the Chief Justice of India SA Bobde makes pertinent comments concerning the National Law Universities(NLUs) also on what could have been India’s ‘National language’. Talking on the subjects of the NLUs the CJI has conjectured that there is ‘National’... Continue Reading.
Indus IndusLaw has hired Tatva Legal principal associate Praveen Kumar Thodupunuri as a partner in Hyderabad. He specialises in real estate work with 15 years of experience, including in “drafting and negotiating various forms of real estate agreements, including commercial leases, joint development agreements, construction agreements, operation of CAM Agreements and conducting land due diligences”,... Continue Reading.
AZB & Partners represent Tiger Global Management in stake acquisition in Cred Tiger Global Management has acquired stake in Fintech platform Cred – an Indian credit card dues repayment platform for an amount of Rs. 16 Billion, in a Series D equity funding round, along with others. Dreamplug Technologies Private Limited operates Cred. Launched in... Continue Reading.
Apple gets breather in patent infringement case US District Court Judge Rodney Gilstrap has tossed the $506 million damages awarded to Optis in the case last year and orders fresh trial The US District Court has tossed aside the $506 million damages awarded to Optis Wireless by a Texas court in a patent infringement case... Continue Reading.
Bail granted to the former Union Minister Lalu Prasad Yadav by the Jharkhand High Court on April 17, 2021. The matter termed as the Dumka Treasury case as one of the cases revolved around the fodder scam due to which the former Union Minister was convicted. The order dates back to 2018, where the former... Continue Reading.