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In-house counsel snaps back at US IP report's rebuke of India

Rebuilding trust

Interview with MahaRERA chief Gautam Chatterjee

law firms

Leaders of the pack

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

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Wish list

What lawyers want from the new government

INBOX

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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

Avoiding contractual disputes arising out of GST

By Sudipta Bhattacharjee and Kanupriya Bhargava, Advaita Legal

SEBI mulls bounties for insider trading informants

By Manoj Kumar, Hammurabi & Solomon

Haryana passes directions to restrict fund diversion

By Tanvi Choksey and Kawaljeet Kaur, SNG & Partners
policy

Draft e-commerce policy puts intermediaries in a fix

By Ashwini Vittalachar and Sanjana Mathur, Samvad Partners
Fintech startups

Making sense of regulatory sandbox for Fintech startups

By Nivedita Nivargi and Vishnu Kale, Samvad Partners
IPAB

IPAB on appointment and role of neutral experts

By DPS Parmar, LexOrbis
waterfall mechanism

Ensuring fair distribution under waterfall mechanism

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

CEPA offers protection to Korean investors in India

By Rajat Prakash and Siddharth Mahajan, Athena Legal
SEBI

SEBI limits exemption from open offer on debt conversion

By Ambarish and Mihir Roy, Shardul Amarchand Mangaldas & Co
arbitration

Unstamped agreements cannot trigger arbitration

By Karthik Somasundram and Sneha Jaisingh, Bharucha & Partners
creditors

Creditors browbeat debtors with bankruptcy threat

By Supriya Majumdar, Vidhii Partners
investors

Bitter pill to swallow for foreign investors in pharma

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

Best practices for divisional patent filings in India

By Joginder Singh, LexOrbis
auditors

Watching the watchmen: Evolving role of auditors

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

India-Iran trade in the shadow of US sanctions

By Gautam Khurana, India Law Offices
guidelines

ICN guidelines on engaging parties in investigations

By Karan Chandhiok and Shruthi Rao, Chandhiok & Mahajan
Infrastructure

Infrastructure investments to boost economic growth

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

SEBI raises questions on IBC’s overriding provisions

By Abhishek Dutta, Manish Parmar and Sayli Petiwale, Aureus Law Partners
Abhishek Tripathi and Anura Gupta, Sarthak Advocates & Solicitors

Ideas for government to reform ailing power sector

By Abhishek Tripathi and Anura Gupta, Sarthak Advocates & Solicitors
public transport

Building electric public transport infrastructure

By Akshay Malhotra and Esha Nair, HSA Advocates

PRACTITIONERS' PERSPECTIVES

Food safety and standards regulation

By Navarre Ebenezer Roy, Anand and Anand

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

FEATURES

Taking stock

Assessing the impact of GDPR a year since introduction

Wish list

What lawyers want from the new government

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

AROUND THE REGION

Trademark Law

Focus on fourth amendment of China’s Trademark Law

By Brenda Zhao, Corner Stone & Partners
law firm awards

Indonesia Law Firm Awards 2019

Asia Business Law Journal names the top firms in indonesia for 2019

environment

Recreating the environment with the assistance of law

By Pravin Anand & Tusha Malhotra, Anand and Anand