Jay Haresh Somaiya vs NCB

Delhi High Court has granted bail to the accused under Sections 20 and 29 of the Narcotic Drugs & Psychotropic Substances Act,1985 that the Prosecution failed to show any medical evidence to support its narrative that the accused is a drug addict. The Single Bench of Justice Vibhu Bakhru observed that there are reasonable grounds …

Delhi HC – There is no Medical Evidence on record to show that the accused is a drug addictRead More »

The recent share spat between Tata Sons and Cyrus Mistry’s family company Shapoorji Pallonji (SP) is the contemporary quarrel in the four-year long squabble between these two entities triggered by a boardroom rebel in 2016. On September 22, the Supreme Court granted a status quo until it will be open for resolution again on September …

Separation from Tata Group is necessary Shapoorji Pallonji Group to the SC.Read More »

Earlier this week on 21 September, the Parliament passed the Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code (Amendment) 2020 by voice votes. This bill was passed in the Rajya Sabha on Saturday replacing the insolvency and Bankruptcy Code (Amendment) Ordinance, 2020 propagated in June by the Government. This bill facilitates time of 6 months but not more than …

Amendment in the Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code is a sigh of relief for COVID hit companies.Read More »

Recently, the Bombay High Court has passed the order by saying elderly parents can take back a share in their property given to a son as a gift if he fails to look after them or harasses them under the Maintenance and Welfare of Parents and Senior Citizens Act, 2007. Natvar Sanghvi of Mumbai wanted …

CAN ELDER PARENTS TAKE BACK PROPERTY GIFTED TO THE SON?Read More »

In response to the Indian Air Force’s petition to stay the streaming of “Gunjan Saxena: The Kargil Girl” on Netflix as it tarnished the image of the IAF by portraying the force in the said movie as a misogynistic workplace performing gender bias against women, the Delhi High Court rejected the petition. It said that …

Delhi HC refuses to ban “Gunjan Saxena: The Kargil Girl” on IAF’s plea.Read More »

Grappling with the Coronavirus pandemic has taught has a great deal. While we never knew that virtual education is a thing, it has now become the new normal. Similar is the case with the court proceedings as well. None of us comprehended the existence of virtual hearings. However, it is now at the threshold becoming …

Justice delivered at home with virtual hearings.Read More »

As Mumbai witnesses expansion in the number of daily COVID cases, Section 144 of CrPC has been imposed in the city till September 30, in an attempt to curb the spread of the virus. The following body has been exempted from the restriction:  1. Emergency duties2. Government/Semi-Government agencies and their officials on duty3. Establishment providing essential …

Section 144 of CrPC ImposedRead More »

Judiciary’s Stance The recent order by NCLAT- rightful ownership of shares remains with the legal heir and not the nominees-OswalGreentech v. M.PankajOswal and Ors. Brief facts: In this case, the deceased namely Mr.Abhay Oswal held majority shares in Oswal Agro Mills Limited. The deceased had filed nomination under  Section 72 in the Companies Act,2013 in  …

NOMINEE OR HEIR? Who Is The Rightful Owner?Read More »

A recent judgement by the National Company Law Tribunal in the case of Samir Agarwal vs Competition Commission of India took a narrow approach in interpreting the locus standi of the whistle-blower informants under section 19(a) of the of the Competition Act 2002 (Act). If you haven’t suffered personal monetary or legal losses, you cannot …

Samir Agarwal vs CCI: Did NCLT misjudge?Read More »

While we are bombarded with the extremely catchy jingle of Vi on every commercial and YouTube ad, let’s also understand the important details about this rebranding. This jingle is the result of Indian telecom conglomerate Vodafone Idea rebranding.  This rebranding received abundance of acceptance on social media as users saw a combined logo of these …

Everything you need to know about the Vodafone Idea rebranding.Read More »