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Law firms  02 September 2009

Kochhar seeks Middle Eastern best friend

Kochhar & Co is embarking on a mission to make a best friend in the Middle East.

Law schools  01 September 2009

HNLU four-year battle winds down, students return to new campus

Hidayatullah National Law University Raipur (HNLU) students returned for classes today to their new 70-acre campus, ending four years of strife with university officials that included protests, agitation and hunger strikes.

Job moves  31 August 2009

Vaish starts competition with senior CCI hire

Vaish Associates has started a competition law practice with the hire of former Jindal Steel in-houser and Competition Commission of India (CCI) registrar M M Sharma.

News  31 August 2009

Khaitan & Co goes Easy Rider India

Khaitan & Co has advised motorbike maker Harley Davidson on its entry into India after a US firm's referral of the iconic client.

Newsletters  30 August 2009

Space for growth's sake / Issue 13

Luthra & Luthra has called the bottom of the slump, painting a longer term picture of where the law firm market as a whole may be headed.

Law schools  28 August 2009

Swine flu shuts NLS Bangalore

NLSIU Bangalore will close for 10 days in the wake of the H1N1 influenza virus strain, following 20 deaths in Karnataka and the temporary closure of several other educational institutions in the state.

Job moves  27 August 2009

Luthra in 23 lawyer hire, student PPO rampage

Luthra & Luthra has made 10 pre-placement offers (PPOs) to final year law students at three national law schools. The firm has also hired six lateral associates, with the fresh batch of seven new law school graduates now starting.

News  27 August 2009

Judges volunteer to disclose assets

The higher echelons of the judiciary voluntarily agreed to disclose their assets after a full court room meeting of Supreme Court judges yesterday. The move will allow the public to view the movable and immovable property of judges and dependants on the official website of the Supreme Court.

Job moves  26 August 2009

Luthra continues trend of hiring Indian expats (update 1)

Luthra & Luthra has hired two more India-returnees, making up four international hires in only three months. Ashwin Sapra joins as a group head from an in-house position at a US pharmaceutical company and Piyush Mishra has rejoined the firm as a group head from Allen & Overy (A&O).

Law firms  26 August 2009

Wadia Ghandy opens office in Chennai

Wadia Ghandy & Co has opened its Chennai office with its local managing partner reporting a buoyant and untapped market.

Corporate M&A  26 August 2009

Amarchand, Vaish ink Fortis-Wockhardt mega-deal, benefit from clients' M&A appetites

Amarchand Mangaldas has acted for Wockhardt in selling 10 hospitals for Rs 909 crore ($186m) to Fortis Healthcare, which was advised by Vaish Associates in Mumbai.

Corporate M&A  26 August 2009

KhaitanCo nabs IPO after adviser reshuffle drops JSA

Khaitan & Co has benefited as tour operator Cox & Kings overhauled its roster of IPO advisers, dropping J Sagar Associates (JSA), which had advised on the aborted 2008 flotation.

Law schools  25 August 2009

Students boycott paying hiked fees; NUJS extends deadline

NUJS Kolkata has extended the tuition fees payment deadline after students refuse to pay in protest against the fee-hike, which was announced only several weeks before the start of this term.

Finance  24 August 2009

AZB on innovative HDFC issuance as complex debt structures on horizon

India's largest mortgage lender Housing Development and Finance Corporation (HDFC) has issued India's first ever dual warrants and bonds instrument, which was structured by AZB & Partners, Amarchand Mangaldas and Linklaters Singapore to raise Rs 4000 crore ($822m) for the company.

Newsletters  21 August 2009

Friendly strategies / Issue 12

Trilegal co-founding partner Anand Prasad is candid about the fact that the firm has lacked significant expertise in capital markets but the firm may be on a path to plugging that hole - and others.

Litigation  21 August 2009

KhaitanCo Kolkata in ongoing Bollywood plagiarism epic

Khaitan & Co has won a temporary victory against alleged Bollywood plagiarism in the Calcutta High Court. The firm is representing movie producer Vipul Shah against Sri Venkatesh Films over the currently screening Bengali movie Poran Jay Joliya Re, which Shah alleges is a scene-by-scene "copy-paste" of his film Namastey London.

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