Standards of Professional Conduct and Etiquette [Part 3 of a series on the subject]

The post is in continuation of our previous post here  and here. This post is Part 2 of a series on the subject of Standards of Professional Conduct and Etiquette. The post has been contributed by Adv. Adeel Ahmed. He may be reached at adeelbox@gmail.com.… Continue Reading

Various Developments vis-a-vis Constitution (Ninety-ninth Amendment) Act, 2014 (NJAC)

Historical Background vis-a-vis Appointment of Judges (i) Samsher Singh v. State of Punjab, (1974) 2 SCC 831 – five-Judge Bench, (ii) Union of India v. Sankalchand Himatlal Sheth (1977) 4 SCC 193 –  five-Judge Bench, (iii) S.P. Gupta v. Union… Continue Reading

[Guest Post] Admissions and their relevance in trials

The post has been contributed by Mr. Rajiv Joshi. He is a lawyer, practicing in the Punjab and Haryana High court at Chandigarh. He has 17 years of legal experience and deals with civil, criminal, service revenue and consumer matters.… Continue Reading

Liability vis-a-vis Various Industrial/Mass Disasters

In an earlier post here, we discussed the legislative framework for nuclear damage in India. This post shall further enlist the provisions in case of gas disasters, fire explosions etc.  The Supreme Court and the High Court are entitled to… Continue Reading

Salient Features of Foreign Exchange Management Act,1999 (Part-3)

This post is in continuation of our previous posts here and here. C. Penalties Chapter 4- Sections 13 and 15  of the Act deal with penalties and enforcement of the orders of Adjudicating Authority as well power to compound contraventions… Continue Reading