The Government has been issuing numerous advisories, notifications and relaxations to enable companies to face the hardships caused by the spread of COVID-19 and equip them to better handle the situation. The Courts have also been very proactive in granting various reliefs. In this section, we give you ready access to some of the key Government notifications, advisories, court orders and notices released this week.

12 November 2020

Karnataka High Court modifies SOP for the functioning of High Court w.e.f 17 November 2020

On 12 November 2020, the Karnataka High Court has issued certain modifications to the existing Standard Operating Procedure (SOP) dated 29 September 2020. The modifications will be effective from 17 November 2020. Some of the key modifications are as follows:

- At the principal seat at Bengaluru and the Benches at Dharwad and Kalaburagi, all cases will be heard by video conferencing/physical hearing. The practice of communicating the meeting ID and the password in all the cases listed on the cause lists to the members of the Bar and the parties-in-person will continue.

Government Notifications & Court Orders - Week Commencing...09 November 2020

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