Proposal for public display of bodies of convicts of Sexual offenders of Children in Pakistan

A bill titled ‘Criminal Laws (offences relating to kidnapping or abducting a child) (Amendment) Bill, 2018’ has been tabled in the Upper House and sent to the Senate Standing Committee on Law and Justice for further consideration. The Bill has… Continue Reading

National Financial Reporting Authority to be established

The Standing Committee on Finance in its 21st  Report had recommended the establishment of NFRA. Section 132 of The Companies Act, 2013 deals with Constitution of National Financial Reporting Authority. Its major functions are to – make recommendations to the Central Government on… Continue Reading

Fugitive Economic Offenders Bill, 2017 to tighten hold over absconding corporate defaulters

The Fugitive Economic Offenders Bill, 2017 is likely to be introduced during second the part of the Budget session. It provides for establishing a special court under the Prevention of Money Laundering Act, in order to declare a person a “fugitive… Continue Reading

Report – “The Laws Relating to Fantasy Sports Games in India” released

The Indian Federation of Sports Gaming (IFSG),  hosted its half-day long  ‘Game Plan’ in The Trident Hotel, Mumbai on 22 February,2018. The event had discussions and deliberations upon various aspects of the online Sports Gaming industry in India. Harsh Jain, Chairman… Continue Reading

Mauritius government sent notice to Government of India in InduTech Zone

Background – InduTech Zone case involves huge investments by Indu Projects Ltd Managing Director Indukuri Syam Prasad Reddy in the companies floated by YSR Congress leader Jaganmohan Reddy for the favours received from Andhra Pradesh government. Earlier this year,  Enforcement Directorate… Continue Reading

Apex Court on Safety and Emission Standards for Small 4 Wheelers

In Union of India & another. vs. Rita Das Mozumdar P.N.G.B. & Others, the Apex Court on 23 February,  2018  permitted the parties to file their suggestions, if any, to the Joint Secretary, Ministry of Road Transport, Central Government within a… Continue Reading