Important Judgements – May 2018

The Supreme Court of India, in Common Cause (A Regd. Society) vs. Union of India and Others, has held that the principles relating to the procedure for execution of Advance Directive and provided the guidelines to give effect to passive euthanasia in both circumstances, namely, where there are advance directives and where there are none,... Continue Reading →


Legislation Updates – May 2018

New Ordinance:- Criminal Law (Amendment) Ordinance, 2018 Fugitive Economic Offenders Ordinance, 2018 New Regulation:- Consumer Protection (Administrative Control Over the State Commission and the District Forum) Regulations, 2018 Foreign Exchange Management (Cross Border Merger) Regulations, 2018 Foreign Exchange Management (Acquisition and Transfer of Immovable Property in India) Regulations, 2018 New Orders:- Transfer of Property (Vested... Continue Reading →

Legislation Updates • April 2018

New Regulations:- Telecommunication Interconnection Regulations, 2018 Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority of India (Insurance Brokers) Regulations, 2018 Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority of India (Outsourcing of Activities by Indian Insurers) Regulations, 2017 New Order:- Companies (Removal of Difficulties) Order, 2018 Foreign Trade (Exemption from Application of Rules in Certain Cases) Amendment Order, 2017 Amendments:- Railway... Continue Reading →

Important Judgements – April 2018

The Supreme Court of India, in Flora Elias Nahoum and Others vs. Idrish Ali Laskar, has held that in a case of sub-letting, if the tenant is able to prove that he continues to retain the exclusive possession over the tenanted premises notwithstanding any third party’s induction in the tenanted premises, no case of sub-letting... Continue Reading →

Important Judgments – March 2018

The Supreme Court of India, in Nagaiah and Another vs. Smt. Chowdamma (Dead) By Lrs. and Another, has held that instituting a suit on behalf of minor by a next friend or to represent a minor Defendant in the suit by a guardian ad litem is a time-tested procedure which is in place to protect... Continue Reading →

Legislation Updates • March 2018

New Regulations:- Food Safety and Standards (Organic Foods) Regulations, 2017 Central Electricity Regulatory Commission (Terms and Conditions for Tariff Determination from Renewable Energy Sources) Regulations, 2017 New Act:- Finance Act, 2017 Amendments:- Central Road Fund (State Roads) Amendment Rules, 2017 Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code (Amendment) Act, 2017 Apprenticeship (Sixth Amendment) Rules,2017 Aadhaar (Enrolment and Update)... Continue Reading →

Legislation Updates • February 2018

New Rules:- RBI Circular Regarding Dishonour of Cheque for Scheduled Banks Form of Complaint (To be Lodged) with the Banking Ombudsman Address of the Office of Banking Ombudsman alongwith Area of Operation Form of Application for Registration of Co-operative Society in the National Capital Territory of Delhi New Regulation:- Ministry of Civil Aviation (Ground Handling... Continue Reading →

Important Judgments • February 2018

The Supreme Court of India, in Indira Jaising vs. Supreme Court of India, Through Secretary General and Others, has held that the designation of ‘Advocates’ as ‘Senior Advocates’ as provided for in Section 16 of the Advocates Act, 1961, would pass the test of constitutionality and the endeavour should be to lay down norms/guidelines/parameters to... Continue Reading →

Legislation Updates • January 2018

New Regulations:- Insolvency and Bankruptcy Board of India (Grievance and Complaint Handling Procedure) Regulations, 2017 Delhi Electricity Regulatory Commission (Business Plan) Regulations, 2017 Delhi Electricity Regulatory Commission (Supply Code and Performance Standards) Regulations, 2017 New Rule:- Cantonment Property Rules, 2017 Amendments:- Food Safety and Standards (Licensing and Registration of Food Business) First Amendment Regulations, 2017... Continue Reading →

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