Legal Updates


[FEATURED] REIT-ABLE SPACE IN INDIA - A CLOSER REALITY : | March 2017
REIT-ABLE SPACE IN INDIA - A CLOSER REALITY [PDF]
The Applicability Of Amendments To Pending Arbitration Proceedings: The Supreme Court’s Decision | May-18
The long-standing debate with respect to the applicability of the amended provisions of the Arbitration and Conciliation Act, 1996 (the Arbitration Act) received some clarity on 15 March 2018, when the Supreme Court of India in Board of Control for Cricket in India v. Kochi Cricket Pvt. Ltd. and Ors. ...
Advance Directives And Living Wills - The Way Forward | Mar-18
On 09 March 2018, the Supreme Court of India passed a landmark judgment permitting adults of sound mind to leave advance directives regarding the end of life treatment they wish to receive – and the kinds of treatment that they do not wish to receive. ...
The Admiralty (Jurisdiction and Settlement of Maritime Claims) Act, 2017 | Feb-18
The importance of maritime trade in an increasingly globalised world has spurred the Indian government to action over the last few years, to reform the various archaic laws governing maritime relations and claims in India. ...
Divorce Law Updates: The Cooling-Off Period and the Use of Video Conferencing | Nov-17
Two recent judgments of the Supreme Court of India have provided interesting new perspectives on divorce proceedings under the Hindu Marriage Act, 1955 ("Hindu Marriage Act"). ...
RERA IN MAHARASHTRA – WHERE ARE WE NOW? | Sep-17
On 25 March 2016, the Real Estate (Regulation and Development) Act, 2016 (RERA) received the assent of the President, and on 01 May 2017, the RERA came fully into force. The RERA created an entirely new regime for the registration and regulation of real estate projects in the country. ...
Can arbitration clauses prevent consumers from pursuing consumer disputes? | Jul-17
The National Consumer Dispute Redressal Commission (NCRDC), the top consumer dispute forum in India, was recently called on to reconsider this question in view of the recent amendment of the Indian Arbitration and Conciliation Act, 1996 (Arbitration Act). ...