March 23, 2020

SECTION 36 OF THE ARBITRATION ACT DOESN’T PERMIT ‘AUTOMATIC STAY’: A COMMENT ON HINDUSTAN CONSTRUCTION CO. LTD. AND ORS. V. UOI & ORS.

Introduction In this case, Arbitration Awards that are in favour of the Petitioner company are invariably challenged under Sections 34 and 37 of the Arbitration and […]
March 23, 2020

The Draft Competition (Amendment) Bill, 2020 – Key Proposed Changes

In an attempt to create a robust competition regime, the Ministry of Corporate Affairs (“MCA”) has introduced a Draft Competition (Amendment) Bill, 2020 (“Bill”). The Bill […]
March 23, 2020

CAA- AN ACUTE FUNAMBULIST?

INTRODUCTION Sardar Patel, while arguing for a broad-based, non-discriminatory criterion for citizenship, said: “There are two ideas about nationality in the modern world, one is broad-based […]
March 23, 2020

ARE CREDIT RATING AGENCIES JUSTIFYING THEIR EXISTENCE?

Introduction Credit Rating Agency (CRA) are the ones who give a rating to the creditworthiness of an instrument (like Debt securities; Short term debt instruments; Mutual […]