Articles & Insights

Banking & Finance, Corporate & Commercial | Oct 2020

Understanding e-contracts

The term ’contract’ is defined under Section 2(h) of the Contract Act, 1872 (Contract Act) as an agreement enforceable by law....

Banking & Finance | Sep 2020

Impact of covid-19 on project finance and banking transactions

Industry has been struggling to cope with the ongoing economic slowdown despite fiscal, monetary and other support from the government. Reduced...

Corporate & Commercial | Sep 2020

Beware Observers and Nominee Directors

Shareholders and investors require visibility on the day to day management of a company in which they hold economic interest. The...

Real Estate | Aug 2020

Understanding the evolution and efficacy of RERA

Real Estate (Regulation and Development) Act, 2016 (Act) was enacted in order to effectively respond to a host of systemic issues...

Restructuring & Insolvency | Jul 2020

Independence of Resolution Professionals

The framework for bankruptcy and insolvency resolution in India is guided by the Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code, 2016 (IBC), which governs...

Real Estate | Jul 2020

Force Majeure: Impact on Leave and License Agreements

The on-going COVID-19 pandemic which has resulted in the lockdown of all the states and its machinery has given rise to...

Dispute Resolution | Jun 2020

Applicability of Arbitration Clauses in disputes arising out of Leave and License Agreements

Arbitration is an alternate dispute resolution mechanism voluntarily chosen by the parties to get their civil/commercial disputes adjudicated upon. It is...

Competition & Antitrust | Jun 2020

HSA Insights – CCI’s approval of acquisition of 9.99% stake in Jio Platforms by Jaadhu Holdings

Competition Commission of India (CCI) on June 24, 2020 approved Jaadhu Holdings LLC (Jaadhu) acquisition of 9.99% stake in Jio Platforms...

Dispute Resolution | Jun 2020

Execution of foreign award in India

Being time efficient, procedural, and enforceable, arbitrations as a means of dispute resolution has gained traction in the past two decades...

Dispute Resolution | May 2020

Execution of decrees in India

The expression ‘execution’ means enforcement or implementation of the order or judgment passed by the Court. A Decree means an operation...