[Guest Post] Powers of Appropriate Government vis-a-vis Industrial Disputes

The post has been contributed by Mr.Rakesh Rastogi. He has about 35 years of experience in the legal field as legal consultant and visiting faculty in various law institutes. He is also empanelled as an arbitrator with ICA & ICADR… Continue Reading

Highlights of Recent Judgments by Constitutional Bench of the Apex Court (2016-18)

This post shall highlight in brief the judgments between 2016-2018, decided by the Constitutional Bench of the Hon’ble Apex Court –  2016 Pankajakshi (Dead) through LRs  v. Chandrika & others decided on February 25 , 2016 an appeal was preferred… Continue Reading

[Guest Post] Steps to create Legally Strong Intellectual Property (IP) Based Companies

The post has been contributed by Ms. Rajalakshmi V Nesargi who specializes in Intellectual Property related matters. She holds most of her professional experience working as an IP professional in the US. She has completed LLM(Intellectual Property Law), Franklin Pierce Law Center… Continue Reading

[Guest Post] Standards of Professional Conduct and Etiquette [Part 1]

This post is Part 1 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. ‘Professional Misconduct ‘ is something which every practicing advocate should be… Continue Reading

Legislative Framework in case of Nuclear Damage in India

The year 2010 is important in the legal history of the country as Civil Liability for Nuclear Damage Act, 2010 was enacted. The Act provides for the liability of both the operator of the nuclear plant and the government in case… Continue Reading

[Guest Post] Is it fair to increase Retirement Age of Judges of SC and HC ?

The post has been contributed by Dr. Sujatha S. Patil. She is presently Visiting Professor at Navarachana University, Baroda, and former Principal at IFIM Law College, Bangalore. Amidst speculation that Central Government was proposing to increase the retirement age of judges… Continue Reading

Constitutional Validity of Section 302 of the Indian Penal Code read with Section 354, (3) of the CrPC

There are three justifications traditionally advanced in support of punishment in general, namely reformation; denunciation by the community or retribution and deterrence. These are the three ends of punishment, its three penological goals, with reference to which any punishment prescribed… Continue Reading

Consumer Welfare Fund under Central Excises And Salt Act, 1944 & CGST Act,2017

In an earlier post here, we discussed the rights available to a consumer under the Consumer Protection Act,1986. The Consumer Protection Act,1986 largely provides for a long list of rights of the consumers. this post, we shall discuss about the Consumer… Continue Reading

State of West Bengal & ors v. The Committee for Protection of Democratic Rights, West Bengal & ors. (2010)

The present post discusses the decision of the Apex Court in State of West Bengal & Ors. v. The Committee for Protection of Democratic Rights, West Bengal & ors. The case deals with the question of jurisdiction of the High Court… Continue Reading