Last month Singapore’s sovereign fund, GIC, and Indian real estate developer Brigade Group jointly acquired a 16-acre property in Perungudi, a commercial corridor in Chennai. They purchased the property from Kansai Nerolac Paints for ₹537.86 billion (US$8 billion).
In this difficult and dynamic environment, India Business Law Journal’s editorial team was once again tasked with selecting the winners of the Indian Law Firm Awards. Our decisions are based on thousands of nominations and endorsements received from in-house counsel, other senior corporate executives and legal professionals around the world, as well as hundreds of submissions from Indian law firms
Of the hundreds of lawyers around the world who claim to be India experts, which ones are leading the field? To find out, India Business Law Journal sought answers from a large number of professionals, mainly experienced lawyers at Indian law firms and India-focused in-house counsel around the world.
Advocates and court administrators are navigating the technology and direction of virtual courts like never before, butis enough being done to make these forums smooth and accessible?
A reluctance to opt for litigation during the pandemic has seen new opportunities for arbitrators and other alternative dispute resolution practitioners
Acquisitions through enforcement of pledged shares have become a feasible route, with courts playing a supportive role
Despite the flaws, the advantages of virtual courts mean they should continue even after the pandemic has abated