Parliament on Friday passed a bill to reduce salaries of MPs by 30 per cent for one year to augment financial resources required to fight the COVID-19 pandemic, with members supporting the move but demanding restoration of the Members of Parliament Local Area Development Scheme (MPLADS). Opposition members in both the House supported the move,... Continue Reading.
September 21, 2020 NVIDIA sued for Trademark Infringement, even as it changes its product name [ by Legal Era News Network ] Virtual Compute Corporation (VCC) – a computer services company has filed a suit for trademark infringement against NVIDIA Corporation in the Southern District of Texas. NVIDIA – a computer hardware company designs graphics... Continue Reading.
The Common Law Admission Test (CLAT) exam to be held on 28 September 2020 would go ahead as scheduled despite the lockdown in Chhattisgarh and its capital Raipur. Raipur, which is host to the national law school HNLU Raipur, is one of 10 districts in the state that have been locked down to curtail the... Continue Reading.
NLS to rejoin CLAT post SC orders The Supreme Court has ruled that NLSIU Bangalore’s National Law Aptitude Test (NLAT) exam as invalid, accepting nearly all arguments of the petitioners and rejecting nearly all of NLS’. The exam had been announced at short notice in a break from the Common Law Admission Test (CLAT) and... Continue Reading.
Topical Highlight A Tale of Two Sujatas: Delhi HC Reflects on Suppression of Material Facts and Clean Hands Doctrine Praharsh discussed Delhi HC’s recent order modifying an ex-parte interim injunction after finding that the plaintiff concealed material facts during the hearing. The Plaintiff, who used the registered mark ‘SUJATA’ under classes 7, 8, 9, 11,... Continue Reading.
September 21, 2020 SC dismisses SBI plea; refuses to vacate Delhi HC stay on IBC proceedings against Anil Ambani [ by Legal Era News Network ] After State Bank of India (SBI) approached the Supreme Court against the Delhi High Court order, which had stayed the IBC proceedings against Anil Ambani in connection with the... Continue Reading.
Before we understand the role and existence of Article 12 in our Constitution of India, we should thoroughly understand why it is called the Magna Carta of the Indian Constitution. Magna Carta means ‘a document constituting a fundamental guarantee of rights and privileges’. According to the Britain History, it is ‘a charter of liberties to... Continue Reading.
September 21, 2020 Insolvency proceedings against corporate debtors as well personal guarantors can go together: Finance Minister [ by Legal Era News Network ] Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman while replying to a debate on the Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code (Second Amendment) Bill, 2020 in the Rajya Sabha (which passed the proposed legislation to replace an... Continue Reading.
September 21, 2020 Mistrys send notice to Tata Sons Directors questioning their role in share pledge hindrance [ by Legal Era News Network ] Shapoorji Pallonji (SP) Group has sent a legal notice to its directors for damages in the share pledge dispute over Tata Sons. The beleaguered SP Group is in talks with multiple lenders... Continue Reading.
The right to property can be considered more or less a natural human right. It is a very vast debatable topic that is prevalent in different countries and union. In India, right to property was once considered as a fundamental right, but later it was scrapped down and became merely a constitutional right by the... Continue Reading.