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LI Spring 2018 Issue

2

Private Equity in India: The Legal Perspective

Privacy as a Fundamental Right: The Possible Shapes of India’s Data Protection Landscape

26

Benchmark your compensation across the Indian legal sector • Plus 24 key partner, 42 GC moves of the year

Editor's picks

3

AZB Mumbai corp partner Bhavi Sanghvi leaves fee-earning behind to become KM partner

7

4th time lucky: NLIU Bhopal about to form its very first student body association (SBA), submits constitution for sign-off

33

Advaita, BMR co-founding partner Sujit Ghosh (NLS 95) to leave, become independent arguing counsel

20

Citi India GC Pramod Rao to return to old home but as ICICI Group GC

177

2018 CLAT preferences: Same same • NLS ‘loses’ a few more • NLU Mumbai popular again • Clataclysm gave a few bumps

61

Top Mumbai solicitors Federal & Rashmikant (lawyers of Cyril Shroff) face break-up [UPDATE: Firm reorganising partnership]

Law firms  09 May 2018

AZB, Luthra, NLS alum Aparna Mittal starts gender equality consultancy Samana

Aparna Mittal, who had left the partnership of AZB & Partners in September 2017, has started a consultancy focusing on gender, policy and law.

Law schools  09 May 2018

25th NLU, 2nd in MP: Jabalpur gets ex-RML/NLIU/Amity VC Balraj Chauhan, registrar, campus • LLB to start July 2018

The newest among 25 national law universities (NLU) in India, and Madhya Pradesh’s second NLU, NLU Jabalpur yesterday was given its first director as the high court appointed former RMLNLU Lucknow and NLIU Bhopal vice chancellor (VC) Prof Balraj Chauhan to the post.

Litigation  08 May 2018

Phoenix, Khaitan get SC to stay NGT order for 100% CNG conversion of airport vehicles

Phoenix Legal obtained a stay, by the Supreme Court, on the National Green Tribunal’s (NGT) order that had directed all vehicles plying at Delhi’s Indira Gandhi International (IGI) airport to be converted to using only CNG as fuel.

Law firms  04 May 2018

ELP promotes 5 to salaried partner, 15 to associate partner

Economic Laws Practice (ELP) has promoted 5 associate partner to salaried partner or the equivalent director level, while 15 other lawyers were promoted to associate partner level.

Law schools  04 May 2018

Day Zero 2019: Jindal Sonepat places 23 students, CAM picks up most with Trilegal, AZB, Luthra

JGLS Sonepat has concluded its so-called Day Zero interviews, which were staggered between April and concluded in early May, resulting in a total of 23 accepted jobs for students graduating in 2019.

Law firms  03 May 2018

In-house counsel and GCs

Law firms  03 May 2018

The K Law 7 decide to jointly go it alone, start Anoma Legal with teams, APs in 3 cities

The seven K Law partners whom we reported last month to have been negotiating their exits, have jointly started law firm Anoma Legal Advocates, with offices in Mumbai, Delhi and Bangalore.

Social lawyers  02 May 2018

Legally Social Delhi this Friday: Come drop by TC Cafe Green Park, meet team LI and other lawyers

This Friday, 4th May, it’s Lawyer’s Night and Legally Social again at TC Cafe.

Law firms  02 May 2018

ELP adds Khaitan BD director Ashutosh Gupta, Tata Power strategy head Karishma Maniar for strategy, defense, aerospace

Economic Laws Practice (ELP) has added former Tata Power head of strategy and contracts Karishma Maniar as an associate director in its defense and aerospace practice, and former Delhi-based Khaitan & Co business development director Ashutosh Gupta as partner, strategy and planning.

Law firms  01 May 2018

Ex-K start-up Spice Route Legal follows the work, opens Kerala trading post

Former K Law Mumbai partner Praveen Raju’s two year old Bangalore start-up Spice Route Legal, which he started up with former Kochhar & Co Singapore partner Mathew Chacko, has opened an office in Kochi.

Law schools  30 April 2018

UPSC civil service exams: NLU Delhi’s Saumya Sharma, Aditya Vikram Yadav, Nalsar’s Vikramaditya Malik make top 100

NLU Delhi 2017 alumnus Saumya Sharma has made it to the Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) merit list’s toppers with a rank 9 in her first attempt at the exam, as first reported in her interview by blog Insights on India.

Law firms  30 April 2018

64% of Samvad partnership now women: Promotes counsel Aparna Ravi, Khyati Sanghvi

Samvad Partners has promoted counsel Aparna Ravi in Bangalore and Khyati Sanghvi in Mumbai to partner, increasing its partnership strength to 14.

Pre-law student  26 April 2018

SC asks NLUs for CLAT suggestions, asks ASG if NLUs have national importance • Basheer rejects BCI involvement [READ AFFIDAVITS]

The Supreme Court last Friday asked some national law universities to give their suggestions on a permanent body to conduct the Common Law Admission Test (CLAT) and to look into the misuse of the Non-Resident Indian (NRI) quota in NLU admissions.

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