March 24, 2020

EPIDEMIC DISEASE ACT, 1897: 123 YEAR OLD WEAPON AGAINST CORONA

As the cases of Coronavirus Disease – 2019 (2019-nCov) are continuously increasing in India, the Cabinet Secretary on March 11 decided to invoke the Epidemic Disease […]
November 21, 2018

2018 UPDATE – HOW TO EXPORT AN AIRCRAFT FROM INDIA UNDER THE CAPE TOWN CONVENTION

GOVERNMENT OF INDIA RELEASES A STANDARD OPERATING PROCEDURE FOR DE-REGISTRATION AND EXPORT OF AN AIRCRAFT ON THE BASIS OF AN IDERA It is a well-known fact […]
November 14, 2018

UNION OF INDIA v. HARDY EXPLORATION: DISTINGUISHING THE ‘VENUE’ AND ‘SEAT’ OF ARBITRATION

INTRODUCTION The Supreme Court of India in Union of India v. Hardy Exploration and Production  (Civil Appeal No. 4628/2018) (Hardy II) has dispelled the ambiguity surrounding […]
November 5, 2018

CONSEQUENTIAL REMEDIES FOR POLICE REFUSING TO FILE FIR

Introduction FIR which stands for first​ information report​, FIR is a written document prepared by police when there is commission of any of the cognizable​ offence​, […]