Freedom of Expression in The United States: The First Amendment and Restrictions on Free Speech

The First Amendment to the US Constitution was adopted in 1791. It protects the rights of the citizens of freedom of speech and expression without fear from interference by the Government agencies. The First Amendment would go on to play a significant role in the development of free speech and expression across the world, and… Read More Freedom of Expression in The United States: The First Amendment and Restrictions on Free Speech

Bystander Responsibility in the Context of the Syrian Crisis

The notion of bystander state responsibility Bystander responsibility, very simply put, is a concept under international human rights law which stipulates that nations must protect individuals from atrocities committed by third parties. While scholars agree on the existence of such a notion, there exists considerable disagreement over its application and imposition.[1] The present section analyses… Read More Bystander Responsibility in the Context of the Syrian Crisis

Promoting Investment: Governance of Properties with RERA and Benami Law

Introduction “Real estate being an eternal asset, is always gaining in value. It is the most stable security that human ability has formulated. It is the basis of only an everlasting security.”[1] The administrative framework in India is constantly expanding which leads to stringent regulatory compliance and it also follows the universal parameters of carrying… Read More Promoting Investment: Governance of Properties with RERA and Benami Law

Tribunal can now file contempt in relevant court against parties violating its orders

News Update Appeal to the Hon’ble Supreme Court arose from the judgment of the Bombay High Court dated 27 October, 2015 where the issue was that the Hon’ble Bombay High Court had construed section 27(5) of the Arbitration and Conciliation Act, 1996, in a restrictive manner. In the present case, the interim order of the… Read More Tribunal can now file contempt in relevant court against parties violating its orders

Effect of Anti-Trust Laws on Mergers and Acquisitions: Case Study of U.S.A and India

INTRODUCTION “It is clear that one cannot stay in the top league if one only grows internally. You cannot catch up just by internal growth. To continue to stay up in top league one must combine.” Over the past, schemes of Mergers and Acquisitions have become more frequent in the modern world for more profitable… Read More Effect of Anti-Trust Laws on Mergers and Acquisitions: Case Study of U.S.A and India