Supreme Court: Proof-Backed Claim under the CIRP Cannot Be Disregarded for Incorrect Form The Supreme Court has observed that the submission of a claim by the Resolution Applicant (RA) during the Corporate Insolvency Resolution Process (CIRP) cannot be dismissed or disregarded solely because the submitted claim appears to be in a format different from the... Continue Reading.
SUPREME COURT HOLDS HIGH COURT’S INTERIM ORDERS RESTRAINING ARREST OF RESPONDENTS-ACCUSED AS UNSUSTAINABLE In a recent case of Directorate of Enforcement Vs Niraj Tyagi & Ors. Criminal Appeal No. 843 of 2024, arising out of Special Leave Petition (Crl.) No. 10913 Of 2023 and other connected matters, a two Judge Bench of the Supreme Court... Continue Reading.
SUPREME COURT IMPOSES FINE IN LIEU OF IMPRISONMENT IN DRUGS AND COSMETICS ACT CASE INTRODUCTION A two-Judge Bench of the Supreme Court comprising of Justice B.R Gavai and Justice Sanjay Karol passed an Order dated 14.02.2024 in Criminal Appeal No. 887 Of 2024 (@Petition For Special Leave Appeal (Crl.) No.256 OF 2022) in Palani Vs.... Continue Reading.
AZB & Partners Advised Wistron Infocomm Manufacturing (India) Pvt. Ltd. in its acquisition by Tata Electronics In a groundbreaking move within the electronic manufacturing sector, Tata Electronics Private Limited (Tata Electronics) has successfully acquired a 100% stake in Wistron Infocomm Manufacturing (India) Private Limited (Wistron India), with AZB & Partners advising Wistron Infocomm Manufacturing (India)... Continue Reading.
[Rajat Sethi is a Partner and Deborshi Barat a Counsel at S&R Associates, Advocates] In a world characterized by geopolitical shifts and heightened national security concerns, the realm of foreign investments is undergoing a profound transformation. Disruptive events, evolving alliances and strategic recalibrations are increasingly influencing how nations perceive the risks and opportunities associated with... Continue Reading.
Linklaters Advised on Hong Kong’s USD767 Million Landmark Digital Green Bond Issuance Linklaters provided legal counsel for the Hong Kong government’s successful issuance of HKD 6 billion (USD 767 million) in multi-currency digital green bonds. This marks the second such issuance since February 2023. Linklaters advised the joint global coordinators, joint lead managers, and joint... Continue Reading.
Loeb Smith Strengthens Hong Kong Corporate Team with Ivy Wong’s Appointment as Senior Director Loeb Smith bolsters its corporate practice in Hong Kong with the appointment of Ivy Wong as Senior Legal Director. Wong’s appointment strengthens Loeb Smith’s ability to serve clients in the virtual assets space and other areas of corporate law. She brings... Continue Reading.
The article focuses on Section 21 of the Limitation Act, 1963, which pertains to the procedure for substituting or adding parties in legal proceedings. Introduction Limitation Act, 1963 prescribes a certain set of restrictions and limitations on certain sets of rules and regulations. It majorly prescribes the time limit that is accorded to each suit... Continue Reading.
Hogan Lovells appoints Adam K Levin as Head of America’s Litigation Practice He assumed the role from partner Tom Connally, who will continue with his high-stakes trial litigation exercise Global law firm Hogan Lovells has announced that partner Adam K. Levin has been appointed as Practice Area Leader for America’s litigation practice. Levin has been... Continue Reading.
DCRDC directs Etihad Airways to refund fare and compensate couple for flight booked during Covid-19 They were compelled to cancel travel plans in compliance with government directives The Hyderabad, Telangana bench of the District Consumer Disputes Redressal Commission-III (DCRDC) has held Etihad Airways liable for deficiency in services and unfair trade practices. The airline had... Continue Reading.