What Happens If A Minor Drives Your Car?

This article thoroughly explores the legal framework surrounding minors committing offences and highlights, through case laws, the various reasons why it is dangerous to let a minor drive a motor vehicle. Introduction Every other day an example has been setting up how dangerous it can be for a minor to drive a motor vehicle. Driving

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NCLAT Orders NCLT To Reconsider APL Apollo Tubes’ Insolvency Plea

NCLAT Orders NCLT To Reconsider APL Apollo Tubes’ Insolvency Plea The National Company Law Appellate Tribunal (NCLAT) has instructed the NCLT to reconsider APL Apollo Tubes’ insolvency petition against a buyer of its goods. Criticizing the Bengaluru bench of the NCLT for dismissing APL Apollo Tubes’ claims based on a “Hypothetical Interpretation,” the two-member NCLAT

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Cyril Amarchand Mangaldas Advised Zurich Insurance Company Ltd. On Acquisition Of 70% Stake In Kotak Mahindra General Insurance

Cyril Amarchand Mangaldas Advised Zurich Insurance Company Ltd. On Acquisition Of 70% Stake In Kotak Mahindra General Insurance Cyril Amarchand Mangaldas acted as a legal counsel to Zurich Insurance Company Ltd on its acquisition of a 70% stake in Kotak Mahindra General Insurance Company Limited (KGI), comprising of subscription of equity shares issued by KGI

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Three criminal laws to be effective from July 1

The three new criminal laws that were passed by Parliament in 2023 will come into effect from July 1, 2024, according to a notification by the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA). Section 106(2) of the Bharatiya Nyaya Sanhita (BNS), which provides for punishment of “0-10 years” in “hit and run” cases, has been put on hold. Earlier

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Morrison Foerster Welcomes Gregory Salathé As Partner, Enhancing Tokyo’s M&A Expertise

Morrison Foerster Welcomes Gregory Salathé As Partner, Enhancing Tokyo’s M&A Expertise Morrison Foerster, a Leading Global Law Firm, has announced the appointment of Gregory Salathé as a Partner in its Corporate Group. With over 30 years of extensive experience in international private equity and M&A, Mr. Salathé has practiced in Tokyo, Hong Kong, Singapore, and

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