Practice Updates

Arbitration Update, Dispute Resolution | Oct 2020

Dispute Resolution & Arbitration monthly update | October 2020

DIT (International Tax) v. Samsung Heavy Industries Pvt Ltd (CA No. 12183 of 2016) On February 28, 2006, the Oil and...

Restructuring & Insolvency | Oct 2020

Restructuring & Insolvency monthly update – October 2020

On June 05, 2020, President of India promulgated Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code (Amendment) Ordinance, 2020 (Ordinance). This Ordinance now stands converted...

Defence & Aerospace | Oct 2020

Law & Policy update – Government allows up to 74% FDI under automatic route in defence sector

As per the Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) policy, 100% overseas investments are permitted in defence industry. Earlier, up to 49% was...

Technology Media & Telecommunications | Oct 2020

Law & Policy update – Internet of Things (IoT) – Policy and challenges in India

Internet of Things (IoT) is essentially a seamless connected network of embedded objects/devices, with identifiers, in which M2M communication without any...

Corporate & Commercial | Oct 2020

Law & Policy update – Companies CSR Amendment 2020

Last year, in November 2019, a High- Level Committee (HLC) on Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) was set up to review the...

Projects Energy & Infrastructure | Sep 2020

Projects Energy & Infrastructure monthly update – September 2020

Central Electricity Regulatory Commission (CERC) on August 25, 2020 notified CERC (Terms and Conditions of Tariff) (First Amendment) Regulations, 2020 (Amendment...

Competition & Antitrust | Sep 2020

Law & Policy update – Clearing the way for WhatsApp Pay, CCI says no abuse of dominance

In its order dated August 18, 2020, Competition Commission of India (CCI) dismissed allegations of abuse of dominant position which were...

Restructuring & Insolvency | Sep 2020

Restructuring & Insolvency monthly update – September 2020

On August 07, 2020, Insolvency and Bankruptcy Board of India (IBBI) notified the IBBI (Insolvency Resolution Process for Corporate Persons) (Fourth...

Corporate & Commercial | Sep 2020

Law & Policy update – Clarifications on pertinent aspects of the June 2020 MSME composite update

Earlier, in June 2020, Ministry of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (Ministry) had issued a composite notification introducing revised criterion for...

Corporate & Commercial | Sep 2020

Corporate & Commercial monthly update – September 2020

The FEMA (Non-Debt Instrument) Rules, 2019 (NDI Rules), notified by the Central Government on October 17, 2019, were recently amended further.