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Trade Watch Weekly Bulletin – January 23 2021

23 Jan 2021

WTO circulated the panel report in the case brought by the United Ara

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Ministry of Corporate Affairs (MCA) enforces substantial provisions of the Companies (Amendment) Act, 2020 & revamped CSR norms

23 Jan 2021

MCA has enforced various other provisions of the Companies (Amendment) Act, 2020 (CAA), with effect from January 22, 2021.

Newsletters International Trade & Customs Practice

TradeWatch Weekly Bulletin – January 16 2021

21 Jan 2021

Given below are some key news updates from the past week pertaining to  international trade and customs both from India...

Alerts & Updates Corporate & Commercial

Virtual AGMs and EGMs for year 2021

21 Jan 2021

Spending CSR funds on COVID-19 awareness programme and public outreach for COVID-19 vaccination, notified as an eligible CSR..

Alerts & Updates Corporate & Commercial

LLPs to issue NCDs, Small LLPs, Decriminalization of offences & various other key recommendations made by the Company Law Committee Report

21 Jan 2021

The Company Law Committee has proposed various amendments in the limited liability partnership (LLP) framework to allow greater..

Alerts & Updates Corporate & Commercial

DPIIT launches Regulatory Compliance Portal, SEBI’s relaxations on rights issue opening upto March 31, 2021

21 Jan 2021

As per the press release issued by the Ministry of Commerce and Industry on January 20, 2021..

Alerts & Updates International Trade & Customs Practice

BIS Update: Mandatory Certification for Additional Products

20 Jan 2021

We hope this email finds you well. We are writing to you with an important..

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MCA introduces condonation of delay scheme for e-form filings in certain cases | SEBI gives certain reliefs from LODR compliances till December 31, 2021

19 Jan 2021

MCA has introduced the scheme for condonation for delay for companies...

Alerts & Updates Corporate & Commercial

Key Updates from SEBI: MCA and RBI

15 Jan 2021

On 13 February 1991, Sardar Sarovar Narmada Nigam Ltd. (Respondent No. 1) entered into a contract with Bhaven Construction (the...

Alerts & Updates Litigation, Arbitration & Dispute Resolution

ELP Weekly Arbitration Update

15 Jan 2021

Spending CSR funds on COVID-19 awareness programme and public outreach for COVID-19 vaccination, notified as an eligible CSR..

News & Media Tax

GST: Lessons from the past and the road ahead

13 Jan 2021

This July, GST clocked in three years. It has been a muted anniversary.

Alerts & Updates Corporate & Commercial

Relaxation on holding physical board meetings for certain mandatory matters till June 30, 2021 | New SH-7 | Extension of reservation of names in certain cases

4 Jan 2021

MCA has extended the relaxations to deal with following matters through VC or OAVM, in accordance with Rule 3 of...

Newsletters International Trade & Customs Practice

Trade Watch Weekly Bulletin

2 Jan 2021

Given below are some key news updates from the past week pertaining to international trade and customs both from India...

Alerts & Updates Litigation, Arbitration & Dispute Resolution

Arbitration weekly Update – Vidya Drolia and Others v. Durga Trading Corporation

28 Dec 2020

A reference was made to a three-judge bench of the Supreme Court by a two judge bench of the Supreme...

Alerts & Updates Corporate & Commercial

MCA enforces various provisions of the Companies (Amendment) Act, 2020, aiming at decriminalisation)

23 Dec 2020

The MCA has enforced various sections of the Companies (Amendment).

Newsletters International Trade & Customs Practice

Trade Watch Weekly Bulletin

28 Dec 2020

Australia initiates WTO dispute complaint against China concerning anti-dumping and countervailing duties imposed by China on imports of Australian barley.

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Webinar for a Litigating & Arbitrating in Hong Kong

24 Dec 2020

Economic Laws Practice and Gall solicitors co-hosted a webinar on December 11, 2020, on providing practical considerations for Indian corporates...

Alerts & Updates Corporate & Commercial

SEBI proposals – Sponsor requirement for mutual funds, segregation / ring-fencing assets, liabilities of mutual fund schemes | Exemptions vis-a-vis ICs of AIFs | Recalibration of MPS norms for CIRP companies

23 Dec 2020

For Mutual Funds: Relaxation of requirement for sponsoring the mutual fund, maintaining of minimum..

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Minority squeeze out and Relaxation of requirements for self-assessment test by the independent directors

23 Dec 2020

The Ministry of Corporate Affairs (MCA) has introduced important changes in relation to the provisions of minority squeeze out and...

Newsletters International Trade & Customs Practice

Trade Watch Weekly Bulletin

21 Dec 2020

The Chair of the negotiations on services domestic regulation under the General Agreement

Alerts & Updates Corporate & Commercial

Listing of Start-ups: SEBI proposes review of IGP framework and ease norms

16 Dec 2020

In 2019, SEBI had launched ‘Innovators Growth Platform’ (IGP) erstwhile known as ‘Institutional Trading Platform’ for listing of issuers which...

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Managing Ground Condition Claims

15 Dec 2020

Economic Laws Practice’s Naresh Thacker and Alok Jain were invited as speakers on the

News & Media Tax

The Direct Tax Vivad Se Vishwas Act, 2020

14 Dec 2020

India has one of the highest pendency of tax litigation matters

Newsletters International Trade & Customs Practice

Trade Watch Weekly Bulletin

12 Dec 2020

106 WTO Members participating in the Investment facilitation negotiations wrap up a productive year.

Newsletters Projects, Infrastructure & Energy

Infrastructure & Energy Digest (November 2020)

12 Dec 2020

The Ministry of Road Transport and Highways (MORTH) has, vide notification dated November 10, 2020 revised the model concession agreement

Alerts & Updates Corporate & Commercial

E-Voting Facility by Listed Entities – SEBI directs simplification of the process

12 Dec 2020

In a move to simplify e-voting facility for shareholders of listed entities and increase participation of non-institutional public shareholders/ retail...

Alerts & Updates Corporate & Commercial

Corporate update on Foreign Direct Investments in Defence Sector | AD banks delegated more power related to matters on exports.

9 Dec 2020

The Central Government has enforced the changes introduced by the Press Note 4/2020, dated September 17, 2020 in the defence...

Alerts & Updates Litigation, Arbitration & Dispute Resolution

Weekly Arbitration Update – Kreuz Subsea Pte Ltd. v. Valentine Maritime Ltd. & Anr.

8 Dec 2020

The present petition was preferred by Kreuz Subsea Pte Ltd. (KSS), the sub-contractor, before the Hon’ble Bombay High Court (Court)...

Alerts & Updates Tax

Tax Newsletter – November 16 – 30, 2020

9 Dec 2020

The taxpayer claimed discount on issue of ESOPs i.e. difference between the grant price and market price of the shares...

Alerts & Updates International Trade & Customs Practice

TradeWatch Weekly Bulletin

5 Dec 2020

WTO circulated the panel report in the case brought by Japan in Korea — Sunset Review of Anti-Dumping Duties on...

Newsletters Tax

Navigating GST – Issue 9

2 Dec 2020

The last decade or at least the latter half of it has seen a significant reversal of policies adopted by the governments...

Alerts & Updates International Trade & Customs Practice

BIS Update: Mandatory Certification for Additional Chemical Products

9 Nov 2020

We are writing to you with an important update regarding mandatory requirements applicable to imports of certain products, particularly chemicals into...

Newsletters Projects, Infrastructure & Energy

Infrastructure and Energy Digest (October 2020)

4 Nov 2020

On October 1, 2020, the Ministry of Road Transport and Highways (MoRTH) issued guidelines for quality control/assurance in construction of National Highways...

Alerts & Updates Litigation, Arbitration & Dispute Resolution

Sanjeev Prakash v Seema Kukreja & Ors

13 Nov 2020

The present petition was filed before the Delhi High Court (Court) under Section 11(5) of the Arbitration and Conciliation Act...

Alerts & Updates Litigation, Arbitration & Dispute Resolution

President promulgates the Arbitration and Conciliation (Amendment) Ordinance, 2020

13 Nov 2020

In exercise of it powers under Article 123 of the Constitution of India, on November 4, 2020 the Hon’ble President promulgated...

Alerts & Updates Litigation, Arbitration & Dispute Resolution

Devas Multimedia v. Antrix Corporation

1 Dec 2020

In arbitration proceedings between Antrix Corporation Limited (Respondent) and Devas Multimedia Private Limited (Petitioner), an Award dated September 14, 2015

Alerts & Updates Litigation, Arbitration & Dispute Resolution

New Morning Star Travels v. Volkswagen Finance

1 Dec 2020

The Delhi High Court (High Court) determined whether the trial court erred in disposing of applications under Section 9 of the...

Newsletters International Trade & Customs Practice

ELP TradeWatch Weekly Bulletin

1 Dec 2020

US opposed Russia’s request to join the consultations in the United States - Origin marking requirement (DS597) dispute initiated by...

Alerts & Updates Corporate & Commercial

Consultation Papers Issued by SEBI and changes proposed therein

26 Nov 2020

SEBI has proposed series of changes in relation to the following vide its consultation papers and has sought public comments...

Alerts & Updates Tax

Tax Newsletter – November 1-15 2020

24 Nov 2020

The taxpayer, a company registered and incorporated under the laws of Sweden

Sector Books/Booklets Corporate & Commercial

Corporate Law Compendium

24 Nov 2020

India’s regulatory regime in the corporate sector has been witnessing swift changes.

Alerts & Updates Corporate & Commercial

RBI directive on foreign law firms in India

24 Nov 2020

RBI has directed all AD Category-I banks, not to grant approval to any branch office, project office

Newsletters International Trade & Customs Practice

TradeWatch Weekly Bulletin

23 Nov 2020

WTO circulated the compliance panel report in the case brought by Brazil in Indonesia

Alerts & Updates Corporate & Commercial

RBI discontinues various reporting under FEMA & introduces changes in relation to compounding of contraventions under FEMA | Ministry of I&B seeks compliance with FDI Policy in Digital Media

20 Nov 2020

With a view to improve the ease of doing business and reduce the cost of compliance

Alerts & Updates Corporate & Commercial

Non-compliance of disclosure requirements by issuers of NCDs/NCRPS/CPs | Monitoring by debenture trustees of ‘security created’ | Sponsor’s ineligibility for preferential issue of listed InvITs

20 Nov 2020

Introduction of uniform structure for enforcement of continuous disclosure obligations imposed upon the issuers of listed

Alerts & Updates Litigation, Arbitration & Dispute Resolution

ELP Arbitration Weekly Update

19 Nov 2020

PASL Wind Solutions Private Limited (Respondent) issued three purchase orders (POs) to GE Power Conversion

Alerts & Updates Tax

Tax Newsletter: October 15- October 30

11 Nov 2020

Taxpayer filed its Return of Income (ROI) for Assessment Year (AY) 2012-13 declaring total income of INR 52,72,893.

Alerts & Updates Corporate & Commercial

SEBI proposes changes in risk management framework of listed companies | Issues Consultation Paper for Public Comments

11 Nov 2020

Recognizing that risk management is a critical function of the board of directors of listed companies, the Securities and Exchange...

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Revised Import Norms for Trade Pacts

10 Nov 2020

Alerts & Updates Corporate & Commercial

LLP Settlement Scheme – Extension provided for belated documents from August 31 to November 30, 2020

10 Nov 2020

In order to promote ease of doing business, updation of records and availability of documents for inspection to stakeholders with...

Alerts & Updates Corporate & Commercial

SEBI clarifications on resolution of complaints by stock exchanges and the Investor Grievance Redressal Committee

9 Nov 2020

In order to further streamline the investor grievance redressal mechanism, SEBI has issued following clarifications in relation to resolution of...

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