News & Articles

May 29 2019
by Link Legal - dated 29th May 2019

Minerals are valuable natural resources that cannot be replenished. Being vital raw material for core sectors like infrastructure and manufacturing, they are precursors to the growth and development of the economy. The management of mineral resources is the responsibility of both the Central and State governments in terms of Entry 54 of the Union List (List I) and Entry 23 of the State List (List II) of the Seventh Schedule under the Constitution of India. The Mines and Minerals (Development and Regulation) Act, 1957 governs the law pertaining to the development and regulation of mines and minerals in India...

Apr 29 2019
by Link Legal - dated 29th April 2019

Swiss Challenge Model (“SCM”) allows a public procurement entity to receive unsolicited proposal for a public project or service and this proposal is made open by the procuring entity to other parties to match or exceed[1]. The SCM allows the Government to promote original opportunities by giving an advantage to early movers (original proponent) but at the same time, gives opportunity to third parties to better the proposal of the original proponent. The SCM encourages public-private participation and paves way for innovation, technology and uniqueness in development of projects...

Apr 26 2019
Apr 11 2019
by Link Legal - dated 11th April 2019

The amendments to the Arbitration and Conciliation Act, 1996 (“Arbitration Act”) brought about in the year 2015 resulted in major changes to the Arbitration Act, with a view of setting the path of arbitration in India, on par with the best international practices pertaining to impartiality and independence of Arbitrators, minimum court intervention, time bound arbitrations, fast track arbitration and so on and so forth. Another amendment has now been proposed to the Arbitration Act by the Arbitration and Conciliation (Amendment) Bill, 2018...

Apr 04 2019
by Link Legal - dated 04th April 2019

The Supreme Court in its judgment passed on April 02, 2019 has struck down the Circular issued by the Reserve Bank of India (“RBI”) on February 12, 2018 (“RBI Circular”)...

Mar 29 2019
by Economic Times - dated 29th March 2019

Link Legal India Law Services has been recognised as one of the 'Best Brands' at the Economic Times - Best Brands summit 2019.

Mar 30 2019
by Link Legal - dated 30th March 2019

Government of India (“GoI”) through Ministry of New & Renewable Energy (“MNRE”) vide order dated 05 March 2019, has sanctioned implementation of Central Public Sector Undertaking Scheme Phase-II (“Government Producer Scheme”) for setting up 12,000 MW grid-connected Solar Photovoltaic (“PV”) Power Projects...

Mar 28 2019
by Link Legal - dated 28th March 2019

As a crackdown on shell/ inactive companies, the Ministry of Corporate Affairs, vide its notification dated February 21, 2019 (Notification), has mandated a one-time compulsory filing in e-Form Active Company Tagging Identities and Verification (e-Form ACTIVE) by all companies incorporated in India on or before December 31, 2017 with the Registrar of Companies (RoC)...

Mar 20 2019
by BW Businessworld - dated 20th March 2019

India’s fast-growing e-commerce bazaar suddenly seems to have plunged in the womb of a disruption. Apparently, the disruption looks so bullying, so ominous, as if it’s posing an existential threat to a burgeoning sector that has, for most of the last decade or so, remained the blue-eyed baby of India’s start-up scene…