Terms and Conditions #KnowledgeGivesFreedom needs to be used to participate in the Independence Day Contest organized on LexisNexis India Facebook Page, LexisNexis India Twitter Page, and LexisNexis India Instagram Page. LexisNexis #KnowledgeGivesFreedom contest is sponsored by LexisNexis India. Contests are governed by the following “Official Rules”. By participating in the contest, each entrant agrees to abide… Read More #KnowledgeGivesFreedom Contest – Terms and Conditions
‘I grew up with the understanding that the world I lived in was one where people enjoyed a sort of freedom to communicate with each other in privacy, without it being monitored, without it being measured or analyzed or sort of judged by these shadowy figures or systems, any time they mention anything that travels… Read More I CARE ABOUT MY PRIVACY, DO YOU?
Mini Summary– Application and reference to a larger bench of the National Consumer Disputes Redressal Commission (hereinafter referred to as NCDRC) was triggered by the amendment to Sub-Section (1) of Section 8 of the Arbitration of Conciliation Act 1996 — Issue was whether the Consumer Courts will have jurisdiction in view of a valid arbitration… Read More Builders Cannot Force Homebuyers To Go For Arbitration In Case Of A Dispute Despite The Presence Of A Valid Arbitration Clause In The Agreement.
Landmark Judgements 1. The Supreme Court of India, In the Matter of : In Re, Hon’ble Shri Justice C.S. Karnan, has found Justice Karnan of Calcutta High Court guilty of contempt of Court and sentenced him to six months imprisonment. The Bench has held that his actions constituted grossest and gravest contempt of Court. [(2017)… Read More Lexis®India Newsletter – 2nd August, 2017
July 29th, 2017, Mumbai. His Excellency Governor of Maharashtra, Shri C. Vidyasagar Rao today received the copies of the book ‘Mann Ki Baat’ – A social revolution on Radio, at Raj Bhavan, Mumbai. The book was released by the Honorable Chief Minister of Maharashtra, Shri Devendra Fadnavis, who presented copies to the Governor. The event… Read More Honorable Chief Minister of Maharashtra, Shri Devendra Fadnavis released ‘Mann Ki Baat’ – A social revolution on Radio and presented a copy of the book to His Excellency Governor of Maharashtra, Shri C. Vidyasagar Rao. The event was also graced by the Honorable Union Minister of State (I/C), Shri Piyush Goyal.
New Delhi, 19th July 2017. Hon’ble Mr. Justice A.K. Sikri Book on Wednesday released a LexisNexis book titled ‘On the Rise’ by Mr. Tariq Khan, Advocate at a high profile event held at Plenary Hall, Indian Law Institute, New Delhi. Guests of Honour were Mr. P Chidambaram and Mr. Fali S Nariman. The book release… Read More Hon’ble Mr. Justice A.K. Sikri released a LexisNexis Book Titled ‘On The Rise’ at Indian Law Institute; Mr. Fali S. Nariman and Mr. P. Chidambram were the Guests of Honour
LexisNexis®, a leading global provider of content and technology solutions, organized an exclusive event – ‘Rethinking Law & Technology’ in association with Indian Corporate Counsel Association (ICCA) at Leela Kempinski, Gurgaon, on July 06, 2017, evening. The event embarked upon the importance of rapidly moving technology and innovation in the legal industry. The theme of… Read More LexisNexis organized an exclusive event on the topic “Rethinking Law & Technology” in association with Indian Corporate Counsel Association (ICCA)
Mini Summary- Petition under Section 34 of the Arbitration Act and Conciliation Act, 1996 – For setting aside arbitral award given by sole arbitrator- It was held that the Arbitral Tribunal cannot pierce the Corporate Veil in order to bind a non-signatory party to the Arbitration Agreement. News Update: In the recent case of ‘Sudhir… Read More Arbitral Tribunal does not have the power to pierce the Corporate Veil, so as to bind a non-signatory party to the Arbitration Agreement
Landmark Judgements 1. The Supreme Court of India, In Justice Sunanda Bhandare Foundation vs. Union of India and another, has directed the Central Government, State Governments and Union Territories to implement the provisions of the Persons with Disabilities (Equal Opportunities, Protection of Rights and Full Participation) Act, 1995 and has further directed the Secretary, Ministry… Read More Lexis®India Newsletter – 17 July, 2017
Landmark Judgements 1. The Supreme Court, Binoy Viswam vs. Union of India & Others, has held that the Parliament was fully competent to enact Section 139AA of the Income Tax Act, 1961 and its authority to make this law was not diluted by the orders of this Court. This Court does not find any conflict… Read More Lexis®India Newsletter – 4th July 2017