Updates to Sabka Vishwas Scheme

Updates to Sabka Vishwas Scheme Sabka Vishwas (Legacy Dispute Resolution) Scheme 2019 has been introduced to settle the massive outstanding litigation. The Scheme intends to free both taxpayer and department from the burden of litigation and investigation pending under old…

The Arbitration & Conciliation (Amendment) Bill, 2019

The Arbitration & Conciliation (Amendment) Bill, 2019 A bill aimed at making India a global arbitration hub has recently been passed by the lower house of parliament (Lok Sabha). The Arbitration and Conciliation (Amendment) Bill, 2019 had already been approved…

ICJS – Interoperable Criminal Justice System

ICJS - Interoperable Criminal Justice System The need for speedy justice in India has always been felt by legal experts and those who were on the receiving end of legal proceedings. The Interoperable Criminal Justice System (ICJS) has been introduced…

Crime and Criminal Tracking Network & Systems

Crime and Criminal Tracking Network & Systems Crime and Criminal Tracking Networks and Systems (CCTNS) is a Mission Mode Project under the National e-Governance Plan (NeGP) of the Indian Government. It has been conceptualized with the aim of creating a…

National Child Labour Project (NCLP) Scheme

National Child Labour Project (NCLP) Scheme The Central Government has initiated the “National Child Labour Project (NCLP) Scheme” to rehabilitate child labour in the country. This scheme focus on rehabilitation of children working in hazardous occupations and processes. Under this…

Pro Bono Legal Service

Pro Bono Legal Service Pro bono is a Latin phrase, the meaning of which is “for the good of the people.” It refers to legal services performed without cost or at reduced rates for the public good. It is a…

Code of Civil Procedure – Set-off and Counter-claim

Code of Civil Procedure - Set-off and Counter-claim A civil suit is instituted by filing a plaint in the appropriate court which has jurisdiction over the subject-matter. A plaint is filed by the plaintiff. Similarly, the defendant has to file…

Class Action Suits

Class Action Suits A suit can be filed by one or more persons in general. But when the suit is against a company, there is a chance that there can be a large number of people existing who are directly…

Floating Charges vs Fixed Charges

Floating Charges vs Fixed Charges Capital is the most crucial aspect of establishing any business. It is pivotal for creating infrastructure, producing goods, rendering services to the consumers, carrying out operations; so much so that it is the quintessential pre-requisite…

Issue of Corporate Debt Securities

Issue of Corporate Debt Securities Raising finance is the most important task in setting up a business. It can be used for expanding businesses, carrying out daily operations, carrying out Mergers and Acquisitions, etc. There are many ways to raise…