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India Business Law Journal - April/May 2021

Volume 14, Issue 9

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Secured creditors not always financial creditors

By Karthik Somasundram, Sneha Jaisingh and Alabh Lal, Bharucha & Partners
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Indian Law Firm Awards 2021

The first wave of the pandemic across India came and went and, at one point, life began again, hope was restored, and work seemed to pick up pace. Many law firms announced new hires and partner promotions, and some opened new offices

The sound of distinction in IP protection, Aprajita Nigam and Ruchi Sarin, LexOrbis

The sound of distinction in IP protection

By Aprajita Nigam and Ruchi Sarin, LexOrbis
InvITs continue to evolve in infrastructure M&A, Jay Gandhi and Abhishek Parekh, Shardul Amarchand Mangaldas & Co

InvITs continue to evolve in infrastructure M&A

By Jay Gandhi and Abhishek Parekh, Shardul Amarchand Mangaldas & Co
Recognising reality is the oxygen of governing, Arjun Krishnamoorthy, J Sagar Associates

Ins and outs of laws on oxygen and right to life

By Arjun Krishnamoorthy, J Sagar Associates
Reform agenda on the cards in new electricity policy, Mani Gupta and Vedant Kumar, Sarthak Advocates & Solicitors

Reform agenda on the cards in new electricity policy

By Mani Gupta and Vedant Kumar, Sarthak Advocates & Solicitors
RBI bats for full interoperability for pre-paid instruments, Shilpa Mankar Ahluwalia and Himanshu Malhotra, Shardul Amarchand Mangaldas & Co

RBI bats for full interoperability for pre-paid instruments

By Shilpa Mankar Ahluwalia and Himanshu Malhotra, Shardul Amarchand Mangaldas & Co
Austria is the EU partnership model after Brexit, Gautam Khurana, India Law Offices and Markus Leitner, Austria-based firm Leitner & Hirth

Austria is the EU partnership model after Brexit

By Gautam Khurana, India Law Offices and Markus Leitner, Leitner & Hirth
Factors when drafting arbitration clauses in commercial contracts, Manoj Kumar, Hammurabi & Solomon

Factors when drafting arbitration clauses in commercial contracts

By Manoj Kumar, Hammurabi & Solomon
Legal fraternity mourns colleagues taken by covid_cover image-01

In memoriam

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Getting what’s rightfully due

As important members of the legal profession, general counsel should be recognised by reviewing The Advocates Act and be supported by a regulatory body, write Akhil Prasad and Sanjeev Gemawat

Risky share swaps useful to fund cross-border activity, Natasha Mahajan and Vineetha Stephen, Samvad Partners

Risky share swaps useful to fund cross-border activity

By Natasha Mahajan and Vineetha Stephen, Samvad Partners
Troubled MSMEs thrown a lifeline with pre-pack resolutions, Satish Anand Sharma and Anshita Gupta, SNG & Partners 

Troubled MSMEs thrown a lifeline with pre-pack resolutions

By Satish Anand Sharma and Anshita Gupta, SNG & Partners 
Mood-indigo

Mood indigo

By Pallavi Shroff, Shardul Amarchand Mangaldas & Co

Soli Sorabjee was equally passionate about the law and jazz, but the latter harnessed his spirit

Copyright registration not mandatory for enforcement of rights, Aprajita Nigam and Smrita Sinha, LexOrbis

Copyright registration not mandatory for enforcement of rights

By Aprajita Nigam and Smrita Sinha, LexOrbis
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Panacea or problem?

SPACS have generated tremendous interest in India, but are these re-emerging investment tools really a practical alternative to IPOs and a panacea for reviving capital markets? And just how tightly should they be regulated?