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modi government

What lawyers want from the new government

law firms

Leaders of the pack

Which are the top foreign firms for India-related work?

GDPR

Taking stock

Assessing the impact of GDPR a year since introduction

provident funds

Skipping out

Spotlight on companies skipping out employee provident fund contributions

VANTAGE POINT

Risky proposition

The role of an independent director is an unenviable one, argues Nitin Mittal

Building trust

RERA has introduced accountability to the real estate sector but loopholes remain

Caught up in courts

It will take a lot more than commercial courts and mandatory mediation to unclog the legal system

CORRESPONDENTS

Unstamped agreements cannot trigger arbitration

By Karthik Somasundram and Sneha Jaisingh, Bharucha & Partners

Ensuring fair distribution under waterfall mechanism

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

Creditors browbeat debtors with bankruptcy threat

By Supriya Majumdar, Vidhii Partners
SEBI

SEBI mulls bounties for insider trading informants

By Manoj Kumar, Hammurabi & Solomon
IPAB

IPAB on appointment and role of neutral experts

By DPS Parmar, LexOrbis
Infrastructure

Infrastructure investments to boost economic growth

By Upendra Nath Sharma and Pooja Thomas, J. Sagar Associates
investors

Bitter pill to swallow for foreign investors in pharma

By Vikrant Kumar and Anina D’Cunha, L&L Partners
SEBI

SEBI limits exemption from open offer on debt conversion

By Ambarish and Mihir Roy, Shardul Amarchand Mangaldas & Co
public transport

Building electric public transport infrastructure

By Akshay Malhotra and Esha Nair, HSA Advocates
auditors

Watching the watchmen: Evolving role of auditors

By Rachael Israel and Jagriti Mohata, S&R Associates
GST

Avoiding contractual disputes arising out of GST

By Sudipta Bhattacharjee and Kanupriya Bhargava, Advaita Legal
India

India-Iran trade in the shadow of US sanctions

By Gautam Khurana, India Law Offices
patent

Best practices for divisional patent filings in India

By Joginder Singh, LexOrbis
SEBI

SEBI raises questions on IBC’s overriding provisions

By Abhishek Dutta, Manish Parmar and Sayli Petiwale, Aureus Law Partners
CEPA

CEPA offers protection to Korean investors in India

By Rajat Prakash and Siddharth Mahajan, Athena Legal
resolution

Views on RBI’s new stressed asset resolution framework

By Sawant Singh and Aditya Bhargava, Phoenix Legal
Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code 2016, waterfall mechanism

How to ensure fair distribution under waterfall mechanism?

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

RBI’s vision 2021 puts focus on customer experience

By Shilpa Mankar Ahluwalia and Akshita Agrawal, Shardul Amarchand Mangaldas & Co
policy

Draft e-commerce policy puts intermediaries in a fix

By Ashwini Vittalachar and Sanjana Mathur, Samvad Partners
guidelines

ICN guidelines on engaging parties in investigations

By Karan Chandhiok and Shruthi Rao, Chandhiok & Mahajan

PRACTITIONERS' PERSPECTIVES

Insolvency code: Judicial trends

By Abhishek Tripathi and Avantika Shukla, Sarthak Advocates & Solicitors

Investing through insolvency code

By Sanjay Asher and Nikhil Kaul, Crawford Bayley & Co.

Giving creditors their fair share

By Mahesh Agarwal, Agarwal Law Associates

Charting the way ahead for IBC

By Dhananjay Kumar and Hamraj Singh, Cyril Amarchand Mangaldas

Focus on the Spotify case

Manoj K Singh and Samridh Ahuja explore compulsory licensing in India’s copyright regime

The Monsanto judgment

Pravin Anand and Dhruv Anand say Supreme Court decision is lease of life for biotech innovation

FEATURES

Leaders of the pack

Which are the top foreign firms for India-related work?

In a bind

Ban on legal practice by Big Four raises questions

Tipping the balance

Is it time for India to embrace dual-class shares?

Running in circles

New advertising laws: A move away from self-regulation

Grounded

Why did Jet Airways' creditors stall on initiating bankruptcy proceedings?

Parliament in numbers

A look back at the Lok Sabha's performance in the past five years compared with the two previous terms

AROUND THE REGION

maximization

Decoding value maximization under the code’s mandate

By Shardul S Shroff and Misha, Shardul Amarchand Mangaldas & Co
spurious drugs

Growing menace of unlicensed and spurious drugs

By Tusha Malhotra and Rashi Punia, Anand and Anand
Bermuda

Legal Frontiers in Bermuda

Fintech, cryptocurrency regulation, and the advantages of an innovative “light touch” liquidation regime