Impact of New Farm Laws

Government had promulgated “The Farmers’ Produce Trade and Commerce (Promotion and Facilitation) Ordinance, 2020”, “The Farmers (Empowerment and Protection) Agreement on Price Assurance and Farm Services Ordinance, 2020”, and “The Essential Commodities (Amendment) Ordinance, 2020” on 5th June, 2020 by following the due procedure. Union Government had enacted the new Farm Laws under entry 33Continue reading “Impact of New Farm Laws”

Arbitration Council of India and New Delhi International Arbitration Centre needs to be set up to achieve PM’s vision to develop India as an international arbitration hub : says Law Minister Shri Kiren Rijiju

Ministry of Law & Justice Press release dated 15 July 2021 Shri Kiren Rijiju, Minister for Law & Justice, along with Prof. S P Singh Baghel, Minister of State for Law & Justice  took a meeting with the officers of the Department of Legal Affairs and Legislative Department on 15th July, 2021 at Shastri Bhawan.Continue reading “Arbitration Council of India and New Delhi International Arbitration Centre needs to be set up to achieve PM’s vision to develop India as an international arbitration hub : says Law Minister Shri Kiren Rijiju”

CCI receives notice relating to acquisition of equity stake in JSW Cement by Synergy Metals Investments Holding Limited, under Green Channel and is deemed approved

The Competition Commission of India (“CCI”) received a notice relating to acquisition of equity stake in JSW Cement (“Target”) by Synergy Metals Investments Holding Limited (“Acquirer”), under Green Channel and is deemed approved. The Acquirer is the investment fund of its ultimate controlling entity, Synergy Metals and Mining Fund I LP (“Synergy Fund”). Synergy FundContinue reading “CCI receives notice relating to acquisition of equity stake in JSW Cement by Synergy Metals Investments Holding Limited, under Green Channel and is deemed approved”

Memorandum on Cooperation (MoC) between Competition Commission of India (CCI) and Japan Fair Trade Commission (JFTC)

The Union Cabinet, chaired by Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi, has approved the Memorandum on Cooperation (MoC) between Competition Commission of India (CCI) and Japan Fair Trade Commission (JFTC) to promote and strengthen cooperation in the matter of Competition Law and Policy. Impact: The approved MoC, through exchange of information, will enable CCI to emulateContinue reading “Memorandum on Cooperation (MoC) between Competition Commission of India (CCI) and Japan Fair Trade Commission (JFTC)”

Justice Department commemorates the milestone of crossing 9 lakh beneficiaries under its Tele-Law programme

Justice Department commemorates the milestone of crossing 9 lakh beneficiaries under its Tele-Law programme The event heralds beginning of “Azadi ka Amrit Mahotsav” in Department of Justice Tele Law has potential to foster inclusive character of justice delivery and strengthening rule of law: says Law Minister Shri Ravi Shankar Prasad during event Tele-Law saw aContinue reading “Justice Department commemorates the milestone of crossing 9 lakh beneficiaries under its Tele-Law programme”

Ministry of Women and Child Development invites comments/ suggestions onThe Trafficking in Persons (Prevention, Care and Rehabilitation) Bill, 2021

Ministry of Women and Child Development has invited comments/suggestions from all the stakeholders on the draft ‘Trafficking in Persons (Prevention, Care and Rehabilitation) Bill, 2021’.The objective of the bill is to prevent and counter trafficking in persons, especially women and children, to provide for care, protection, and rehabilitation to the victims, while respecting their rights,Continue reading “Ministry of Women and Child Development invites comments/ suggestions onThe Trafficking in Persons (Prevention, Care and Rehabilitation) Bill, 2021”

Enforcing Contracts Portal-Features & portal review

Dear Sir, Please refer YouTube video link on Enforcing Contracts Portal-Features & portal review https://youtu.be/0H3YoiquZgA Extract copy of Press release issued by Ministry of Law & Justice dated 29th June 2021 given below for your reference : Justice Department launches “Enforcing Contracts Portal” The portal aims to promote ease of doing business and improve ‘ContractContinue reading “Enforcing Contracts Portal-Features & portal review”

All High Court, SC websites-Make Indian Judicial System more Accessible to the Disabled

All High Court websites now have captchas accessible to physically disabled people The e-Committee, Supreme court of India’s special initiative to make Indian Judicial System more Accessible to the Disabled Creation of Standard Operating Procedure (SOP) for generating accessible court documents is under process Judgment Search Portal accessible to persons with disabilities created The taskContinue reading “All High Court, SC websites-Make Indian Judicial System more Accessible to the Disabled”