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With managing partners being primary rainmakers, are revenue targets useful for lawyers?

A touch of disruption

The legal sector must prepare for the growing commercialization of AI and blockchain technology

Skipping justice

What an English court's decision means for tycoons on the run

India's-A-List-nomination
Asia Business Law Directory
Shardul Amarchand
Agrud Partners 2017
Top-foreign-law-firms-in-India

VANTAGE POINT

Legislation for the ‘new gold’

The draft data protection bill appears to encourage protectionism, writes Srinjoy Banerjee, assistant vice president and legal counsel at Genpact

Fake news: A real problem

Fake news and the challenge for traditional media, writes Dibyojyoti Mainak, general counsel at InShorts

Why fear virtual currencies?

We must adapt to virtual currencies like we adapted to past disruptions, writes Akhil Prasad at Boeing

CORRESPONDENTS

Recognition of homebuyers: Sympathy without security

By Varsha Banerjee and Juhi Bhambhani, Dhir & Dhir Associates

Homebuyers’ arsenal adds financial creditor status

By Aditya Vikram Dua and Satish Anand Sharma, SNG & Partners

Decision marks another step widening the arbitration net

By Karthik Somasundram and Shreya Gupta, Bharucha & Partners

Changes aim to halt abuse of insolvency proceedings

By Deepak Sabharwal, Deepak Sabharwal & Associates

Many successes chalked up during first year of GST

By L Badri Narayanan, Jyoti Pal and Disha Jain, Lakshmikumaran & Sridharan

Ease of doing business: Uneasy reporting of FDI

By Vaibhav Kakkar and Snigdhaneel Satpathy, L&L Partners

Promoter-investor disputes may be solved by mediation

By Ekta Bahl, Samvad Partners

Serial filing of divisional patent applications in India

By Joginder Singh, LexOrbis

Smart cities mission meshes with communications policy

By Sharath Chandrasekhar and Soujanya Gollapudi, HSA Advocates

More action needed to ease contractors’ liquidity crisis

By Dhirendra Negi and Ananya Kumar, J. Sagar Associates

Amendments extend reach of India’s anti-bribery law

By Manoj Kumar, Hammurabi & Solomon

TV outlets and distributors face new regulatory regime

By Jaya Singhania, Cyril Amarchand Mangaldas

Estoppel against invalidity in design infringement suits

By Omesh Puri, LexOrbis

Bond investment guidelines a relief for foreign investors

By Sawant Singh and Aditya Bhargava, Phoenix Legal

PRACTITIONERS' PERSPECTIVES

Legal discord?

An examination of the overlap between the competition regulator and courts on IP disputes

Court’s role in insolvency cases

Subodh Sadana and Bhuvan Arora analyse judicial intervention in insolvency resolution

The appellate court’s purview

Shrawan Chopra and Pundreek Dwivedi assess grounds for intervention by an appellate court

FEATURES

Caught in the firing line

How law firms and in-house teams avoid conflicts of interest

Skipping justice

What an English court's decision means for tycoons on the run

One head, many hats

A modern-day general counsel’s role goes much beyond a lawyer on a payroll

High fliers

Top foreign law firms for India-related work

Full steam ahead

Insolvency code: Investors continue to face daunting challenges

AROUND THE REGION

New brand, new era

Asian International Arbitration Centre's director, Sundra Rajoo, on the rebranding of the former Kuala Lumpur Regional Centre for Arbitration and its impact

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Singapore-India corridor: a natural fit for both parties

By Vivek Kathpalia, Nishith Desai Associates