Khaitan & Co
The Hon'ble Supreme Court in the case of Madhya Pradesh High Court Advocates Bar Association and Anr. v. Union of India, W.P. (C) No. 433 of 2012, upheld the vires of Sections 3, 14 and 22...
Agama Law Associates
Fund raising by companies has picked up pace in the last few years on account of rise in start-up culture and entrepreneurship in India.
Agama Law Associates
Arbitration clauses were typically copy paste clauses – appearing somewhere in the miscellaneous provisions which are included in contracts without much thought.
The relationship between the provisions of the Arbitration and Conciliation Act, 1996 (Act) dealing with grant of interim relief by the Courts as well as the Arbitral Tribunals...
Multinational companies often share their talent pool across borders and jurisdictions to achieve various objectives.
In April 2022, the Indian Computer Emergency Response Team (CERT-In) released directions for prevention, response and reporting of cyber incidents (Directions), which will be effective from 26 June 2022.
Obhan & Associates
The timelines for completing various tasks or submitting various documents in the patent prosecution process differ depending on which stage...
The Indian Information Technology Act, 2000 ("IT Act") designates the Indian Computer Emergency Response Team ("CERT-In") to serve as the national agency for safeguarding cyber space in India.
The medical device industry in India has witnessed sweeping changes in the last five years, especially on the regulatory front. To begin with, the Medical Devices Rules, 2017...
Virtual currency ("VC"), like cryptocurrency, is a form of currency that stores data on a digital ledger (called the ‘blockchain').
The Supreme Court of India (‘SC') had passed an order dated October 6, 2021 (‘SC Order'), thereby, ending 10 year's jurisdictional quandary between power regulator Central Electricity Regulatory Commission (‘CERC')...
In September, 2021, the Government of Karnataka passed the Karnataka Police (Amendment) Bill, 2021 ("Amendment") which amended the Karnataka Police Act, 1963...
Corporate Social Responsibility ("CSR") framework in India has taken a step forward with the Ministry of Corporate Affairs ("MCA") introducing an extensive format for reporting CSR.
The Minister of Finance today presented the Union Budget (Budget) for financial year (FY) 2022-23 in the Lok Sabha (the lower house of India's Parliament).
We have frequently heard about organizations having an Equal Opportunity Policy which mainly stems from the requirements under the Rights of Persons with Disabilities Act, 2016; in the Indian landscape...
A delay in compliance with the reporting requirements with the Ministry of Corporate Affairs ("MCA") under the Companies Act, 2013 ("Companies Act"), may turn expensive for Indian companies with effect from July 1, 2022.
Calendar year 2021 saw a number of regulatory developments, some expected and some surprising, that will shape the Indian digital business ecosystem in interesting ways.
Global labour mobility is no longer restricted to the physical migration of labour. With changing work structure and the evolving labour market coupled with technological advancements...
Tuli & Co
The IRDAI issued a press release on 26 April 2022 wherein they stated that with the objective of ensuring ease of doing business in the insurance sector, for both global and domestic investors,...
King, Stubb & Kasiva
Sectors have, since the advent of the pandemic, adjusted to digital arenas for work. This notably includes the legal sector.