Read the latest update authored by our Partner, Ravi Charan discussing the recent judgement of Hon’ble Supreme Court on exercise of powers under Section 482 of the Criminal Procedure Code, 1973 (“CrPC”).
“The present ruling brings to fore the central tussle in adjudging a petition under Section 482 of the CrPC – the statutory duty and rights of the investigating agencies to duly investigate the allegations in the FIR/complaints pertaining to a cognizable offence as well as the rights of genuine parties on the one hand, and the rights of the accused in criminal proceedings that threaten to abuse the process of law on the other hand..."
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Our Managing Partner, Mr. Atul Sharma in conversation with Ashima Ohri of BW Legal World, talking about his illustrious journey in law, most significant changes reforming India's legal framework across sectors, role of law firms in building a diverse and inclusive workplace, law firm practice of the future and more.
"Diversity and inclusivity are not just having a large number of women lawyers, it is true inclusion in the decision-making process..."
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Pleased to share that Link Legal, yet again, features as one of the Top 15 Law Firms in India in the Venture Intelligence League Tables Q1 2021.
The Firm has been ranked #12 by Deal Volume in the League Table for Private Equity Top Legal Advisors.
Check out the rankings here.
Our May 2021 Corporate Legal Developments Newsletter is now live!
This edition of the Newsletter covers some of the significant and latest updates by MCA, RBI & SEBI. Also, find out some of the recent developments in the Firm and more.
Link Legal team led by Ketan Mukhija (Partner), Gaurav Priyadarshi (Associate Partner) and Karishma Singh (Associate) advised and assisted RIB International from the preliminary stage and until the closing of the transfer.
The deal has been published on Live Law. Check out the deal coverage here.
Read the article authored by Ketan Mukhija, Partner and Karishma Singh, Associate published on Live Law.
"While the global precedents and the decision in the Captioned Case clearly suggest invalidation of ipso facto clauses only in an insolvency scenario and not when the termination is on account of deficiency of service, until the Legislature brings in any amendment to tie in the loose ends, the question of validity of ipso facto clauses must be decided by the judiciary based on the facts of each case..."
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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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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.
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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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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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