News & Articles

May 17 2021
by Link Legal - dated 17th May 2021

Check out the glimpses of the #LIDW21 member-hosted webinar where our Managing Partner Atul Sharma, Chair International Business Martin Harman, CBE along with other esteemed panelists from Charles Russell Speechlys and 2TG (2 Temple Gardens) discussed how dispute avoidance and alternative dispute resolution can keep construction and infrastructure plans on track for London and India.

For any information/queries, please write to us at events@linklegal.in.

May 17 2021
by Mercom India - dated 17th May 2021

Our Regulatory Associate Partner, Aditya K Singh shared his expert views with Mercom Communications India in its story "Supreme Court Upholds APTEL’s Order on Commissioning Delay of Solar Projects".

The Supreme Court while dismissing an appeal filed by BESCOM reiterated that the exercise undertaken in the construction of the contract is to determine what the words used mean, i.e., to say expressed intentions (no scope for either adopting liberal or a narrower approach). In the instant matter, the project was to be commissioned within 12 months of the date of the PPA approval. The dispute was whether the date of the approval should be included or excluded in the calculation of 12 months..."

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May 12 2021
by The Economic Times - dated 12th May 2021

Our Regulatory Associate Partner, Aditya K Singh shared his expert views with The Economic Times on a Supreme Court order that requires overhead power lines to be taken underground in the habitats of a critically endangered bird and which is likely to hurt the financial viability of solar projects in Rajasthan and Gujarat.

Although existing projects will have a cushion of change in law and force majeure provisions of the PPA to mitigate risks, those claims will not be uncontested, considering the stakes involved”.

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May 07 2021
by Link Legal - dated 07th May 2021

Read the latest update authored by our Partner, Ravi Charan and Associate, Niharika Agarwal discussing extension of interim orders by Telangana High Court till June 30, 2021 in the wake of second wave of the COVID-19.

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May 05 2021
by Mercom India - dated 05th May 2021

Our Regulatory Associate Partner, Aditya K Singh shares his expert views with Mercom Communications India in its story on the draft National Electricity Policy (NEP) 2021 released by the Ministry of Power (MoP).

"NEP is emphasizing on the growth of renewables as well as reliability of generation. Keeping these objectives in mind, the policy is proposing promotional measures for hybrid renewable energy generation and energy storage systems…

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Apr 29 2021
by Link Legal - dated 29th April 2021

Our April 2021 Corporate Legal Developments Newsletter is now live!

The current edition brings to you the key developments in the Corporate law covering some of the significant and latest updates by MCA, RBI & SEBI. Also, find out some of the recent #developments in the Firm and more.

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Apr 29 2021
by Link Legal - dated 29th April 2021

Read the latest update authored by our Regulatory Associate Partner, Aditya K Singh and Senior Associate, Anukriti Jain focusing on key takeaways of the Draft National Electricity Policy, 2021 issued by The Ministry of Power.

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Apr 27 2021
by Mercom India - dated 27th April 2021

Read the expert opinion of our Regulatory Associate Partner, Aditya K Singh in the article "Overhead Powerlines Directed to be Taken Underground to Save the Great Indian Bustard" published on Mercom India.

The Supreme Court has made it very clear that all powerlines in the potential Great Indian Bustard area have to be laid underground, if technically feasible. If the committee determines that underground lines are not feasible, then only diverters will be installed...

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Apr 23 2021
by Link Legal - dated 23rd April 2021

Our Partners, Anand Srivastava and Namita Das share their thoughts on the recent Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code (Amendment) Ordinance, 2021 which provides for a resolution process for micro, small and medium enterprises (MSMEs) as the 'Pre-Packaged Insolvency Resolution Process'.

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Apr 22 2021
by Link Legal - dated 22nd April 2021

Read the update “Corporate Debtor to Start with Fresh Slate on Approval of Resolution Plan: Hon’ble Supreme Court Clarifies” authored by our Partner, P Ravi Charan and Intern, Sneha Kalia.

The present case analysis aims to probe the various modalities of the judgment and bring to fore the key facets of the facts, issues, and ruling.

Read more here.