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LI Spring 2018 Issue

1

Dispute Resolution for USA and Indian Businesses

Legal Considerations for Asian Investors in the Russian Market

Disputes in Global Business: Managing Risk, Expectations and the Future

Editor's picks

39

Decoding latest salvo in Nirav Modi privilege battle: CAM had no privilege, claims CBI

136

#MeToo floodgates open at NLU Delhi kicking off inquiry • Stephens bans NLUD male debaters for ‘harassment culture’, ‘toxic masculinity’

85

Shardul Amarchand amends 3-month salary clawback to apply only to fraction of pay (if not leaving for in-house or ill-health)

203

Shardul Amarchand imposes 3-month salary clawback on lawyers who leave this financial year

24

NLSIU revamps copy-pasted NAAC submission after faculty green report ‘busted’ by plagiarism check

9

HNLU Raipur VC Sukh Pal Singh tenure ended by Chhattisgarh HC after 2014 extension held illegal

Law firms  Hot off the press

ELP Delhi bulks up with Khaitan principal associate, IP ‘08 Abhishek Sanyal as associate partner

Khaitan & Co principal associate and IP Delhi 2008 alumnus Abhishek Sanyal has joined Economic Laws Practice (ELP) as associate partner in Delhi.

Litigation  22 hours ago

Karanjawala files criminal defamation suit for ex-journo MJ Akbar over one #MeToo accuser’s tweets [READ COMPLAINT]

Karanjawala & Co has filed a criminal defamation complaint for parliamentarian MJ Akbar today against a female journalist who had alleged in Tweets on 8 October that she had been sexually harassed by him while he was her boss and a senior editor.

Law firms  Yesterday

Khaitan restocks competition with NLSIU prof, UG chair Rahul Singh as part-time partner

Khaitan & Co has hired NLSIU Bangalore associate professor and chair of the undergraduate council Rahul Singh as a partner for its competition practice.

Law schools  4 days ago

#MeToo accounts bubble up on NLSIU noticeboard, as EC finally affirmed two SH punishments after multi-year-waits

NLSIU Bangalore students have posted several new accounts and allegations of sexual harassment and assault by other students on the law school’s virtual internal noticeboard over the last week.

Law schools  4 days ago

HNLU places 62 in ‘18 class of 150: State law dept biggest recruiter, 12 law firms, 4 companies, LLMs

HNLU Raipur placed 62 out of 150 students graduating their LLB this year, with a number of law firms, companies, policy organisations, LLMs and other places.

In-house counsel and GCs

Law schools  10 October 2018

As NUJS begins crawl to get new VC, details of process not students’ business, claims admin • Students submit 10,000+ word representation

NUJS Kolkata is perhaps an inch closer to the appointment of a new vice chancellor (VC) and a permanent registrar and accounts officer after protracted periods of working with temporary arrangements for these posts, according to an email shared by the Student Juridical Association (SJA) with its members.

Law firms  09 October 2018

Indus promotes ‘06 grad Aditi Thakur to partner in Bangalore

IndusLaw_ has promoted principal associate and Devi Ahilya Indore 2006 alumnus Aditi Verma Thakur to partner in Bangalore.

In-house counsel  09 October 2018

TTA managing associate, NUJS ‘10 Raghuveer Parthasarathy joins JP Morgan as VP legal

Talwar Thakore Associates (TTA) managing associate and NUJS 2010 alumnus Raghuveer Parthsarathy has joined financial services provider JP Morgan Chase as vice president legal.

Social lawyers  08 October 2018

Legally Social Delhi: This Friday at TC Cafe, live music from Jass B’stards Projectile + DJ, VJ

This Friday, 12 October, Legally Social is hitting Delhi again with TC Cafe on Aurobindo Marg.

Bar, Bench & Litigation  08 October 2018

A bar exam first: AIBE 13 may meet twice-per-year schedule with December date (if no delays)

The next and thirteenth All India Bar Exam (AIBE) is scheduled to be conducted next on 23 December 2018, announced the Bar Council of India (BCI).

Law schools  08 October 2018

HNLU chancellor channels Shakespeare, tears into ex-VC, promises support, more frequent visits

HNLU Raipur chancellor and Bilaspur high court chief justice AK Tripathi visited the law school’s campus yesterday and addressing a gathering of all its students and teachers, saying that “Caesar has already been buried on the 3rd”, referring to the 3 October resignation of HNLU’s former vice chancellor Prof Sukh Pal Singh.

Law schools  05 October 2018

NLSIU secures lower 3.06 GPA with NAAC • Will appeal over new metrics after Nalsar, NLU Delhi, RGNUL, NLUO scored higher before

The National Accreditation and Assessment Council (NAAC) has completed its assessment of NLSIU Bangalore, awarding it an A grade but a lower composite score than Nalsar Hyderabad, NLU Delhi, RGNUL Patiala and NLUO Cuttack, while Jindal Global University scored a 3.26.

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