News & Articles

Aug 17 2020
by Link Legal - dated 17th August 2020

The Ministry of Railways, Government of India, in collaboration with the NITI Aayog, are spearheading an Initiative which marks a paradigm shift for Indian Railways in undertaking the Passenger Train Operation services through Public Private Partnership (PPP). The move has been largely welcomed by the Industry and is being seen as a quantum jump in technology and provision of high service quality through the private sector participation in the Passenger Train Operation services.

Read the article "Passenger Train Operations || Indian Railways’ Tryst With PPP" by our Key experts Mr. Anand Srivastava and Mr. Aditya Bhardwaj here.

Aug 15 2020
by Legal Era Magazine - dated 15th August 2020

Article authored by our Managing Partner, Atul Sharma and CBE, Chair International Business, Link Legal Martin Harman published in Legal Era magazine, August 2020 | Vol. XI | Issue II.

"Contractors need to consider the strategic consequences of a Force Majeure claim and the need to give Notice, establish causation, maintain careful records and evidence and provide updates where required…"

Read more here.

Aug 14 2020
by Live Mint - dated 14th August 2020

Read the story "No coercive action against DIAL on tax demand: HC to Delhi Cantonment Board" featuring our Dispute Resolution Partner, Milanka Chaudhury, published in Live Mint.

According to the plea, the land, forming part of the Indira Gandhi International Airport, is not a ‘cantonment’ within the meaning of the Act. Therefore, DCB does not have jurisdiction to levy property tax.

Read the full story here.

Aug 14 2020
by Lokmat - dated 14th August 2020

“The petition filed through Atul Sharma, Milanka Chaudhary and Abhinav Agnihotri also challenged the constitutional validity of Section 73 of the Cantonments Act, 2006 while also seeking directions of the court for declaring that the land forming part of the IGI Airport is not a 'cantonment' within the meaning of Section 3 of the Cantonments Act…”

Read the full story here.

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Aug 13 2020
by Link Legal - dated 13th August 2020

Our July 2020 Infrastructure Newsletter is now live!

In this edition read about the Key highlights of the Andhra Pradesh Renewable Energy Policy, 2020, latest happenings in the Infra sector and some key developments at the firm.

Read more here.

Aug 13 2020
by Link Legal - dated 13th August 2020

Mr. Sharma shared his expert views on the strategies for faster dispute resolution, costs and time overruns associated with arbitration and issues and challenges related to arbitration.

Check out the recording of his session here.

Aug 10 2020
by Link Legal - dated 10th August 2020

The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has, to the much-needed respite of the Banks, FIs, the Industry & Individual, delivered on its commitment to extend its support to the Economy which is ailing and rendered fragile by the financial stress caused on account of the COVID-19 pandemic. The RBI has, vide its Circular no. DOR. No. BP. BC/3/21.04.048/2020-21 dated August 6, 2020 titled “Resolution Framework for COVID-19-related Stress”, granted an interim regulatory forbearance to the Credit Exposures which are facing financial stress on account of COVID-19 induced liquidity-deficit & disproportionate debt obligations running on their books. The Circular has been widely welcomed across Industry and is being considered as a timely step in the right direction.

Read the primer authored by our Partner, Anand Srivastava and Associate Partner, Aditya Bhardwaj which summarizes key facets of the RBI Circular (in respect of Credit Exposures to Corporates), structured as a ‘one-time special window’ provided under the over-arching ‘Prudential Framework for Stressed Assets’ dated June 7, 2019.

Read more here.

Aug 07 2020
by Link Legal - dated 07th August 2020

Check out our July 2020 issue of Corporate Legal Developments Newsletter discussing the recent key developments in the Corporate law during the period between May 1, 2020 - June 30, 2020.

Read more here.

Aug 04 2020
by IFLR1000 - dated 04th August 2020

We are pleased to share that our Firm has been ranked in Capital Markets: Debt & Equity practice in the second group of national rankings published by the prestigious IFLR1000 Asia Pacific 2021 edition.

Link Legal has also been ranked in Banking and Project Finance in the first group of rankings by IFLR1000 2021 edition. Read more about it here.