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Private equity / VC  13 June 2017

Khaitan, Themis on $20m Sequoia funding in Awfis Space

“Awfis Space Solutions, a start-up that provides shared workspaces, has raised $20 million from Sequoia Capital India to fund its expansion plans.” reported Mint.Read More

Sponsored posts  13 June 2017

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We are in the middle of a cycle of evolutionary change that is taking place all around us in the legal sector. It may not be far-fetched to claim that this is one of the toughest phases that lawyers around the world have had to deal with, given the multiple avenues from where challenges are emerging.Read More

Law firms  13 June 2017

ELP snaps up LKS-ex-senior, now free agent, MP Devnath with 2 partners • Hires 2 tax partners from EY, BMR

Economic Laws Practice (ELP) has hired in its Delhi office’s tax practice Lakshmikumaran & Sridharan senior partner MP Devnath as an equity partner and two of his junior partners: Vivek Sharma as a partner and Abhishek Anand as an associate partner.Read More

Graduates & Bar Exam  12 June 2017

Major surprise: After earlier delays, All India Bar Exam finally out now, 3 days early!

The results for the 10th All India Bar Exam (AIBE) are now out, according to a notification on the official website.Read More

Corporate M&A  12 June 2017

Vaish on $12m Berger buy of Saboo

“Paint manufacturer Berger Paints India Ltd has completed the acquisition of specialty coatings maker Saboo Coatings Pvt. Ltd, it said in a stock-exchange filing on Tuesday. It acquired Saboo Coatings’ shares for Rs 81.77 crore”, reported VCCircle.Read More

Law firm jobs  12 June 2017

Legally Jobs: International Justice Mission (IJM) seeks 2+ years PQE criminal litigation lawyers in Delhi to fight violence

The International Justice Mission (IJM) is a global organisation that protects the most vulnerable from violence and oppression irrespective of their gender, community, caste, race, and ethnicity. Their mission is to protect the poor from violence by rescuing victims, bringing the criminals to justice, restoring survivors to safety and strength, and helping local law enforcement build a safe future that lasts.Read More

Law schools  10 June 2017

NUJS 2017 wins 100% final jobs for 78 members: Big 7 firms hire 53, led by Khaitan • 3 foreign firm jobs

NUJS Kolkata’s 2017 batch’s campus recruitment committee (CRC) has assisted in placing all 78 of its members in law firm or corporate jobs, out of a batch of a total batch 128.Read More

Law firms  10 June 2017

JurisCorp claims strong growth despite 4 more partner exits (with best wishes) undoing much of recent expansion

Juris Corp has issued a press release announcing the resignation of four partners - Veena Sivaramakrishnan, Sandeep Mahapatra, Debanjan Banerjee and Abhinav Surana.Read More

Graduates & Bar Exam  09 June 2017

Revealed: Which NLU is most preferred for LLMs? • + Clickbait bonus: One answer may surprise you...

Did you know (or suspect) postgraduate law students hoping to study at an Indian national law university (NLU) nearly all prefer going to NLSIU Bangalore? Probably. But did you know NLIU Bhopal is by some readings more popular than NUJS Kolkata? And that a lot of high-ranking post-grads are going to Lucknow.Read More

Corporate M&A  09 June 2017

Universal Legal, Raksha Kothari on Strides Vivimed JV

“Drug firm Strides Shasun today said it has inked a pact with Vivimed Labs to set up two joint venture firms,” reported PTI.Read More

Law firms  09 June 2017

Hammurabi restocks Mumbai, absorbs Brahmand Lexis, grows partnership

Hammurabi & Solomon absorbed boutique law firm Brahmand Lexis in Mumbai, inducting its managing partner Digajmaan Mishra as equity partner and its partner Yashmaan Mishra as a partner in Mumbai, as first reported by VCCircle.Read More

In-house counsel  09 June 2017

Wipro GC Inderpreet Sawhney joins Infosys as GC and first ex-IT board member

Wipro general counsel Inderpreet Sawhney joined Infosys as its chief compliance officer and general counsel to replace David Kennedy who was removed by Infosys in December 2016, as first reported by VCCircle and reported by Mint and others.Read More

In-house counsel  08 June 2017

Tata GC Bharat Vasani rubbishes rumours: 2018 retirement long-planned, was closely involved in Shuva succession • May teach at NLUs after

Tata Sons general counsel Bharat Vasani has set the record straight, saying that despite rumours in the media to the contrary, he had not been ousted from the top legal job at the group due to any corporate politics and has long been looking forward to his retirement.Read More

Law firms  08 June 2017

Cyril Amarchand Singapore-cap-markets-lateral Nikhil Naredi to leave by October

Cyril Amarchand Mangaldas Mumbai capital markets partner Nikhil Naredi, who had joined in 2015 from Jones Day in Singapore, where he was an associate, is set to leave the firm.Read More

Graduates & Bar Exam  08 June 2017

Bar exam results delayed by yet another week, informs stealthy ninja-update to AIBE website

The results for the 10th All India Bar Exam (AIBE), which the Bar Council of India (BCI) had announced to be out by today (8 June) as we reported last week, have been delayed by another week at least. Read More

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