News & Articles

Dec 24 2020
by Chambers & Partners 2021 - dated 24th December 2020

Pleased to share that our Partner, Mr. Anand Srivastava has been once again ranked by the prestigious Chambers & Partners Asia Pacific 2021 for Aviation and Projects, Infrastructure & Energy.

He has also been ranked in Chambers & Partners Global Ranking 2021 for Projects, Infrastructure & Energy and recognised as a 'Notable Practitioner' for Banking & Finance and Corporate/M&A by Chambers & Partners Asia Pacific 2021.

Check out the detailed rankings here.

Dec 24 2020
by Thomson Reuters Practical Law - dated 24th December 2020

Pleased to share that our Co-Managing Partner, Nusrat Hassan and Associate Partner, Yosham Vardhan have authored a Q&A guide to agricultural law in India, published by Thomson Reuters Practical Law.

The Q&A gives a high level overview of agricultural law, including acquiring agricultural companies and co-operatives, competition law, land ownership and usage rights, pricing and tender processes, tax and financing, crop seed business, importing crop seeds, commercial crop production and distribution, plant variety right protection, GM crops, GM foods, importing animals, gene patents, and product liability.

Read the complete guide here.

Dec 23 2020
by Chambers and Partners - dated 23rd December 2020

We are proud and honoured to announce that the firm has been ranked for its excellence in the practice areas of Aviation, Banking & Finance, Corporate/ M&A, Dispute Resolution, Private Equity, Projects, Infrastructure & Energy and Restructuring/Insolvency in Chambers & Partners 2021 Rankings.

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Dec 22 2020
by Live Law - dated 22nd December 2020

Read the article "Simultaneous CIRPs Against Principal Borrower And Corporate Guarantor For The Same Debt" authored by our Partner, P Ravi Charan and Associate, Neha Pathak published on Live Law.

"After the introduction of the Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code, 2016 ("Code"), one of the most highly debated issues concerning these guarantee contract is related to the question as to whether a lender can make simultaneous claims against the corporate insolvency resolution processes against the principal borrower as well as the corporate guarantor."

Read the full article here.

Dec 19 2020
by Asian Legal Business - dated 19th December 2020

We are delighted to share that our Co-Managing Partner, Mr. Nusrat Hassan is one of the recipients of the ‘Asian Dealmakers of the Year 2020’ by Asian Legal Business.

The list comprises the most accomplished lawyers/ dealmakers in Asia and is based on the compilation of all dealmakers who were shortlisted for the ALB Law Awards across jurisdictions of Singapore, China, Japan, Hong-Kong, Malaysia, Indonesia, Philippines & India.

Read more here.

Dec 19 2020
by India Business Law Journal - dated 19th December 2020

We are pleased to share that our Co-Managing Partner, Mr. Nusrat Hassan has been recognized once again as one of India’s Top 100 Lawyers in India Business Law Journal's 2020 'A-List' of India's Top Lawyers.

The A-List is based on extensive research conducted by India Business Law Journal that involved collective views of in-house counsel and India-focused partners at international law firms.

Read more here.

Dec 19 2020
by India Business Law Journal - dated 19th December 2020

We are delighted to share that our Managing Partner, Mr. Atul Sharma has been recognized as one of India's Top 50 Legal Icons in India Business Law Journal's 2020 'A-List' of India's Top Lawyers.

The A-List is based on extensive research conducted by India Business Law Journal that involved collective views of in-house counsel and India-focused partners at international law firms.

Read more here.

Dec 16 2020
by Link Legal - dated 16th December 2020

Check out our latest Corporate Legal Developments Newsletter.

In the December issue, you will find some of the key developments in the Corporate law, updates on our Firm’s recent developments and more.

Read the full newsletter here.

Dec 16 2020
by Live Mint - dated 16th December 2020

Our Partner and Head - China Desk, Santosh Pai shared his expert views with Live Mint in the story "India has to be selective and strategic about discouraging imports: Experts."

That is a very careful balancing act. We cannot be inward-looking and protectionist because that is not going to help us with the rest of the world. At the same time, we had to reduce our dependence on China, which was a real requirement… The whole world will be watching this balancing act," said Santosh Pai, referring to a ‘U’ turn India has taken on trade with China.

Read the full story here.

Dec 11 2020
by Asia Times Financial - dated 11th December 2020

Read the article "In the race for foreign investment, can India gain from China’s loss?" authored by  Mr. Santosh Pai (Partner and Head - China Desk)  published in Asia Times Financial.

"Political sincerity is required to tap international sources of capital and technology, and a hedging approach balanced between protectionism and free trade is fraught with danger; India needs to learn from the policies that brought China so much success."

Read the full article here.