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Introduction The Supreme Court of India (Supreme Court) in the Uttar Pradesh Power Transmission Corporation Limited and another vs. CG Power and Industrial Solutions Limited and another (the Judgment)1 has held that the existence of an arbitration clause under a contract does not debar the court fro...
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Crypto

Introduction Virtual currencies (that includes cryptocurrencies) are suddenly back in the limelight with the global frenzy around non-fungible tokens and crypto prices hitting the roof…...
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ASCI Influencer Guidelines

Introduction With the lines becoming blurred between advertising in its traditional form and content which is posted on digital media for commercial gain, the Advertising Standards Council of India (“ASCI”) has formulated the Guidelines for Influencer Advertising in Digital Media (“Influencer ...
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SC PASL Judgement

Introduction The Supreme Court in its decision in PASL Wind Solutions Pvt. Ltd. v. GE Power Conversion India Pvt. Ltd., SLP (C) No. 3936/2021 held that “Nothing stands in the way of party autonomy in designating a seat of arbitration outside India even when both parties happen to be Indian nationa...
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Tribunal Ordinance – 2021

Introduction Earlier this year, the Government introduced The Tribunals Reforms (Rationalisation and Conditions of Service) Bill, 2021 (‘Bill’). The Bill created buzz as it sought to abolish many tribunals in the interests of delivering speedy justice. It mentioned that tribunals merely add an a...
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Copyright (Amendment) Rules, 2021

Introduction The Ministry of Commerce and Industry notified the Copyright (Amendment) Rules, 2021 on 30 March 2021, effective immediately. The key changes brought about by the Copyright (Amendment) Rules, 2021 (‘© Rules Amendment’) are set out below....
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