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India: India's Stand On Emergency Arbitrators And Emergency Awards - Kochhar & Co.

The Supreme Court of India on 6th August 2021 in Amazon.com NV Investment Holdings LLC v Future Retail Limited & Others handed down a seminal decision in relation to enforcement of an Emergency Arbitrator's ("EA") award.
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India: Summarizing The Interface Between Negotiable Instruments Act And The Insolvency Code In P. Mohanraj v Shah Brothers Ispat - Khurana and Khurana

The Supreme Court of India recently pronounced the milestone judgment of P. Mohanraj V. Shah Brothers Ispat Pvt. Ltd.
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Supreme Court of India issues notices on alleged ostracisation of Parsi women

Petitioners allege that women marrying non-Parsis, and their offspring, are not allowed to participate in the community’s religious, social and other activities R. Balaji   |   Telegraph India The Supreme Court on Friday issued notices to the Centre and others on a petition challenging the alleged discrimination and ostracisation of Parsi women who marry outside the community. The petitioners — a minor named Rian R. Kishnani and his mother Sanayaa Dalal — have alleged that women marrying non-...
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India: Enforcement Of Foreign Award: The Quest To Pair With International Standards - Singh & Associates

The persistent quest of the Indian arbitration industry towards promoting arbitration in the sub-continent saw a milestone, when the Supreme Court of India declared that a foreign award is enforceable in India ...
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India: Liability Of Personal Guarantors Under IBC - Singhania & Partners LLP, Solicitors and Advocates

Recently a question arose before the Supreme Court of India in a batch of matters in the case of Lalit Kumar Jain vs. Union of India & Ors...
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Rohinton Nariman, Parsi priest & only 4th lawyer to become SC judge, retires this week

Justice Nariman, who has authored several notable judgments, some of which were written while he was a junior judge, ends his tenure on 12 August.  Justice Rohinton Nariman is in select company — he was only the fourth senior counsel to be elevated from bar to the bench. That was on 7 July, 2014, when he was appointed as a judge of the Supreme Court. Article by Bhadra Sinha | The Print Justice Nariman’s seven-year-old tenure, however, comes to an end on 12 August.  A man ...
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India: Supreme Court - Live Streaming And Recording Of Court Proceedings - S.S. Rana & Co. Advocates

The Supreme Court of India has released the Draft Model Rules (hereinafter referred to as ‘Rules') for Live-Streaming and Recording of Court proceedings on May 28, 2021.
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India: Offences Under The Securities And Exchange Board Of India Act, 1992 Cannot Be Compounded Under The Code Of Criminal Procedure, 1973 - Khaitan & Co

The Supreme Court of India's judgment dated 23rd July 2021 in "Prakash Gupta v. Securities and Exchange Board of India", Criminal Appeal No. 569 of 2021, has for the first time...
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India: Supreme Court Of India Upholds The Law For Insolvency And Bankruptcy Of Personal Guarantors To Corporate Debtors - RPV Legal

On 21.05.2021, the Hon'ble Supreme Court of India, pronounced its judgment in Lalit Kumar Jain vs. Union of India & Ors. on the vires and validity of a Notification dated 15.11.2019 issued by the Government of India.
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India: The Curious Case Of Indus Biotech – An Investment Law Perspective - LexOrbis

This article analyses the recent judgement of the Supreme Court of India in the matter of Indus Biotech Private Limited v/s Kotak India Venture Fund regarding its implications on investment laws and the legal documentation ...
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India: Extension Of Limitation Period: A Logical Decision In The Face Of Pandemic By The Supreme Court Of India - InvnTree Intellectual Property Services Pvt. Ltd.

The Supreme Court of India, owing to the sudden unprecedented surge the number of Covid cases across the country, exercised its power based the provisions laid out in Articles 141 and 142 of the Constitution of India ...
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India: Emergence Of Concluded Contract Only Upon Unequivocal Acceptance To Tender Offer, In Absence Of A Formal Signed Contract - Singh & Associates

The hon'ble Supreme Court of India, in a recent judgment of PSA Mumbai Investment Pte. Ltd. vs Board of Trustees of the Jawaharlal Nehru Port Trust and Anr., held that the acceptance by way...
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India: Lenders Free To Invoke Personal Guarantees Of Corporate Debtor Under The Insolvency And Bankruptcy Code, 2016 - Khaitan & Co

The Supreme Court of India in the case of Lalit Kumar Jain v. Union of India & Ors. by its judgement dated 21 May 2021 upheld the validity of notification no. S.O. 4126 (E) dated 15 November 2019...
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India: Confusion Settled: Two Indian Parties Can Choose A Foreign Seat - Shardul Amarchand Mangaldas & Co

On 20 April 2021, a three-judge bench of the Supreme Court of India, in PASL Wind Solutions Private Limited v. GE Power Conversion India Private Limited (PASL Wind Solutions)...
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India: Arbitration: Supreme Court - Delay In Filing An Appeal Under Section 37 - Phoenix Legal

In a landmark decision, the Supreme Court of India held that delay beyond 120 days in filing an appeal under section 37 of the Arbitration and Conciliation Act, 1996 was condonable.
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India: National Court Of Appeal: Now Is The Time For Decisive Action - Dua Associates

When the Supreme Court of India came into existence in January 1950, it comprised eight judges – a Chief Justice and seven puisne judges – as envisaged by the original Constitution of India.
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India: Party Autonomy In Arbitration: Supreme Court Upholds Change Of Venue Permissible By Mutual Agreement - Phoenix Legal

In a recent judgment, the Supreme Court of India opined that parties to an arbitration by mutual agreement can change the venue/ place of arbitration and that the new venue/ place of arbitration becomes the ‘seat' of arbitration.
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Former Attorney General For India and Veteran Jurist Soli Sorabjee passed Away

Soli Jehangir Sorabjee was born in 1930 in Bombay. He commenced his legal practice in 1953 in Bombay High Court. In 1971, he was designated senior counsel by the Supreme Court of India. He became the attorney general of India first from 1989-90 and then from 1998-2004. Sorabjee is a renowned human rights lawyer. He was appointed by the UN as a Special Rapporteur for Nigeria, in 1997, to report on the human rights situation in that country. Following this, he become a member and later Chairman ...
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India: An Agriculturist Is Debarred From Bequeathing Agricultural Land To A Non-Agriculturist Through A Testamentary Disposition - M Mulla Associates

The Supreme Court of India in a landmark decision in the case of Vinodchandra Sakarlal Kapadia v. State Of Gujarat And Ors. [Civil Appeal No. 2573 of 2020] held an assignment of an agricultural land by way of a "will" ...
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India: Supreme Court Reiterates Courts At The Seat Of Arbitration To Have Exclusive Jurisdiction Over Arbitral Proceedings - Khaitan & Co

In a recent decision dated 13 April 2021 in M/s Inox Renewables Ltd v Jayesh Electricals Ltd (Civil Appeal No. 1556 of 2021), a two-judge bench of the Supreme Court of India held that it is open for parties to an arbitration agreement ...
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The Battle of the Parsis

Will the house that Jamsetji built with a capital of Rs 21,000 in 1868 continue to retain its values? LET’S START THIS story with the one question everyone asks. How many Parsis are there in India? The answer is likely to be anything between 50,000 and 60,000. No one knows for sure. Ask the Parsis. They will claim 60,000. Ask the demographers. They are more likely to say anything between 45,000 and 50,000. Article by Pritish Nandy | The OPEN Magazine In either case, you would imagine such a ti...
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India: Supreme Court's Decision In Jaypee Matter Clarifies Various Aspects Under IBC - Trilegal

In a landmark decision, the Supreme Court of India clarifies various facets of the Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code, 2016 while extending the corporate insolvency resolution process of Jaypee Infratech Limited.
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India: The Apex Court Restricts Car Manufacturer's Liability - Obhan & Associates

The Supreme Court of India, recently, in the case of Tata Motors Limited vs. Antonio Paulo Vaz & Anr.
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India: Regulation Of Indian Intermediary And Digital Media - Ashok Dhingra Associates

Finally, India has tamed the lion! Or infact has India really tamed the lion? The Supreme Court of India thinks otherwise.
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India: Supreme Court Ends Extension Of Limitation Period - Krishna & Saurastri Associates

In order to alleviate difficulties faced by litigants and lawyers owing to the COVID-19 pandemic and consequent lockdown, the Supreme Court of India had passed an order on 23rd March 2020...
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India: Extension Of Limitation Under COVID-19 Comes To An End_ Supreme Court Order Dated March 8, 2021 - LexOrbis

In view of the outbreak of COVID-19 pandemic in March 2020, the Supreme Court of India by an order dated March 27, 2020 extended the period of limitation prescribed under the general law or special laws ...
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India: Supreme Court- Pledgee Not A Financial Creditor Under The Insolvency & Bankruptcy Code - Trilegal

On 3 February 2021, a three-judge bench of the Supreme Court of India passed a judgment in the matter of Phoenix ARC Private Limited v. Ketulbhai Ramubhai Patel (Judgement)
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India: Insolvency And Bankruptcy Code (Amendment) Act 2020: Home Buyer's Remorse? - Phoenix Legal

The Supreme Court of India in the recent judgment of Manish Kumar and others vs. Union of India , ruled against a group of allottees of real-estate projects who had challenged the amendments to the Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code Act 2020.
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India: The Treatment Of Unfair Contract Terms Under The Consumer Protection Act 1986: IREO Grace Realtech Private Limited v. Abhishek Khanna & Ors [Civil Appeal No 5785 Of 2019] - Tuli & Co

The Supreme Court of India has confirmed that the consumer fora has the power under the Consumer Protection Act 1986 to set aside one-sided terms in contracts...
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Justice Rohinton Fali Nariman : Priest at Heart Jurist by Profession

Justice Rohinton Fali Nariman was appointed as a Judge of the Supreme Court of India on July 07, 2014. Nariman’s retirement is due in August this year. He is no ordinary Judge. Article by Vineet Malik Justice Markandey Katju (Ret’d), on his blog revealed that, Nariman was trained as a learned Parsi priest at a tender age of 12. He was taught at the Harvard Law School by the stalwarts; Professors Laurence Tribe and Roberto Unger. He practiced Maritime Law in New York at Haight Gardner Poor an...
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