Amarchand Mangaldas and AZB & Partners advised Singapore Airlines and Tata Sons, respectively, on their joint venture to establish a new airline in India. The airline will provide domestic and international full-service scheduled passenger flights. The US$100 million joint venture deal was signed on 22 October and is expected to close by 31 March 2014.
In this difficult and dynamic environment, India Business Law Journal’s editorial team was once again tasked with selecting the winners of the Indian Law Firm Awards. Our decisions are based on thousands of nominations and endorsements received from in-house counsel, other senior corporate executives and legal professionals around the world, as well as hundreds of submissions from Indian law firms
Of the hundreds of lawyers around the world who claim to be India experts, which ones are leading the field? To find out, India Business Law Journal sought answers from a large number of professionals, mainly experienced lawyers at Indian law firms and India-focused in-house counsel around the world.
A reluctance to opt for litigation during the pandemic has seen new opportunities for arbitrators and other alternative dispute resolution practitioners
Selling off public sector enterprises could be the key to strengthening a sluggish economy. Will a new privatization drive succeed where earlier attempts have failed?
Acquisitions through enforcement of pledged shares have become a feasible route, with courts playing a supportive role
Despite the flaws, the advantages of virtual courts mean they should continue even after the pandemic has abated
In a very short span of time India’s courts have adapted to working during the pandemic, and the lessons learned during this time will be used to increase efficiency and productivity of the judicial system