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Opinion & Analysis

Model Tenancy Act, 2020 - A Start For The Beginning

If embraced and implemented in its true spirit, the MTA will from the point of view of creating a level playing field and codifying the relationship between landlord and tenant write Sadhawa  Mishra and Subrata Mukherjee From SNG & Partners.

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PNB Housing Finance: The (Missing?) Registered Valuer Report

The relevant legal framework for considering the narrow question currently under review is, in the context of the proposed preferential issue,

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"Given the size of the microblogging website, complying with IT rules does not seem to be a big issue for Twitter." K Satish Kumar, Senior Vice President and Group Chief Legal Officer, Intellect Design Arena

Twitter has not only appointed a resident grievance officer but also shown its intention to comply with the new IT Rules which came into effect in May 2021, Twitter has also published a compliance report, another requirement listed in the new rules.

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[Legal Lens] Draft E-Commerce Rules Require Massive Course Correction

The proposed amendments go beyond the ambit and scope of the Consumer Protection Act and indirectly regulate e-commerce entities by imposing additional obligations,says Senior Advocate Gopal Jain, Supreme Court of India

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Is Manish Maheshwari Liable For Criminal Liability Of Twitter, India?

In the present case, Twitter MD Mr. Manish Maheshwari is, as per reports directly responsible for the sales of Twitter India and is not directly involved in policy decision making and key managerial decisions which may have imputed the criminal acts for which the FIR’s in India are registered.

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The National Company Law Tribunal: Journey Up to Now and the Way Forward

In BW Legal World Saturday Solutions weekly webinar an eminent panel of lawyers discussed the journey of the NCLT so far and the changes that can help it achieve its purpose and hold aloft.

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Functionality For Compliance Check under Section 206AB and 206CCA

Finance Act, 2021 had, inter alia, inserted two new sections 206AB and 206CCA, effective from 01st July 2021. These sections mandate tax deduction under section 206AB or tax collection under section 206CCA at twice the prescribed rate or 5%, whichever is higher, in case of certain “Specified Persons

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Personal Guarantors/Promoters Face Uncertainty in Light of Landmark Supreme Court Ruling

Authors: Krrishan Singhania (Managing Partner) with Donovan Nazareth (Associate) and Kapeesh Grover (Trainee Associate)

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Trauma of Pandemic: Role of Wills, Succession Planning for Businesses and Families

A post covid society needs reform with respect to business succession planning to secure an individual/business owners’ legacy and family. It is imperative that legal assistance be obtained for meeting these ends and no spouse, child or parent is made to run helplessly while dealing with the loss of

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Karnataka High Court’s Dismissal of Amazon And Flipkart’s Petitions - An Opportunity Missed?

The CCI Order seems to represent a shift in the approach from that adopted in the CCI’s AIOVA Order. This is also notable since the pandemic may have resulted in the realization of some of the untapped ‘efficiencies and consumer benefits’ alluded to by the CCI above, including by way of e-commerce p

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