October 19, 2020

Mitigation of human-animal conflicts in the context of Asian Elephants in India

A series of unfortunate deaths of elephants in the past few months led to a furore in society. The most notable incident was that of a […]
October 19, 2020

AN ANALYSIS OF THE ESSENTIAL COMMODITIES (AMENDMENT) ACT 2020

Introduction The Essential Commodities (Amendment) Ordinance[1], enacted on June 5, 2020, as an amendment to the Essential Commodities Act 1955[2], clarifies the specifications under which the […]
October 18, 2020

UNNECESSARY PUBLICATION OF PRIVATE DETAILS OF PARTIES INTENDING MARRIAGE: A TOOL OF HARASSMENT UNDER THE SPECIAL MARRIAGE ACT, 1954

A recent plea challenging certain provisions of the Special Marriage Act, 1954 (‘SMA’ or ‘Act’) as unconstitutional has been recently accepted by the Supreme Court of […]
October 18, 2020

REVISITING PROMOTER OWNERSHIP IN INDIA’S PRIVATE BANKING SECTOR

Soon after the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) released a discussion paper on private bank governance dated June 11, 2020, proposing term limits for CEOs and […]