News & Articles

Jun 26 2020
by The News Minute - dated 26th June 2020

Read the expert views of our Partner and Head - China Desk, Santosh Pai in the story "Will the call to boycott China impact funding for Indian startups?" published in The News Minute.

While the government's FDI decision was a required measure to avoid hostile takeovers, offshore capital is paramount for India’s startup ecosystem...

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Jun 22 2020
by Live Mint - dated 22nd June 2020


Read expert views of our Partner and Head - China Desk, Santosh Pai in the story "The art of war and Sino-Indian business" published in Live Mint.

Both govts have kept a door open to ease tensions. Industry insiders expect Sino-Indian ties to gradually readjust and recover, and bad business sentiments to subside..."

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Jun 22 2020
by India Today - dated 22nd June 2020


Santosh Pai, Partner and Head - China Desk, Link Legal shares his expert views with India Today Magazine, June 2020 Edition in its cover story "Checking China - What explains China's current aggression? And what are India's military, diplomatic and economic options to counter it?".

With China accounting for more than 10% of our trade, India will find it tougher to disengage than China…

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Jun 19 2020
by The News Minute - dated 19th June 2020

"Imports from China have risen by over 45 times since 2000 to each $70.3 billion in 2018-19…"

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Jun 18 2020
by Link Legal - dated 18th June 2020

Read the article "SEBI further amends its regulations on June 16, 2020 for helping listed entities to overcome the cash flow issues created due to the economic impact of Covid-19" authored by Partner Milind Jha, Associate Partner Jimit Shah, Senior Associate Shailender Sharma.

Jun 17 2020
by China Business Law Journal - dated 17th June 2020

Read the article "Risk Management in Indian Infrastructure Projects" authored by Mr. Santosh Pai (Partner and Head - China Desk) and Mr. Ravi Varma (Partner) published in China Business Law Journal by Vantage Asia.

"Chinese contractors involved in construction should pay close attention to contract and claim management to avoid falling into traps"

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Jun 11 2020
by Link Legal - dated 11th June 2020

We are pleased to announce that Bhalchandra Palav has joined as a Partner in the Firm's Dispute Resolution practice in Mumbai.

A Law Graduate (2000 batch) from Mumbai University, Bhalchandra has two decades of extensive experience in Litigation, Commercial and Banking (Securitization & Recovery of Debts and IBC), Civil, Property and Constitutional Disputes. He has successfully represented high stake and complex recovery matters, real estate projects, winding-up petitions and is recognized by clients for his formulation of strategy and arguments.

Bhalchandra with his extensive knowledge and experience will further strengthen the Firm's capability in the Dispute Resolution practice.

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Jun 08 2020
by Outlook India - dated 08th June 2020

"Beware! If Foreign Companies Dominate Every Indian Sector, Self-Reliance Can Go For A Toss", read the Opinion article authored by our Partner and Head - China DeskSantosh Pai on how India can learn from an exceptional model China's offers, on attracting and retaining FDI, published in Outlook India.

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