NCLAT asks DLF to register transfer of shares to investor's legal heirs, imposes cost of Rs 5 lakh
"We note that the appellant (DLF) is a listed company in real estate and is very well aware of legal formalities. By insisting affidavit and indemnity bond again and again, in spite of Letter of Administration issued clearly establish that the Appellants (DLF and Rajdhani Investments) are harassing the poor investors," said a three-member NCLAT bench.
DoT examining if January 23 legal deadline for AGR payment applies to non-telecom PSUs
Telcos Airtel and Vodafone Idea are legally bound to c...
IIT Kharagpur researchers evolve AI-aided method to automate reading of legal judgements
A research team at the institute's Department of Com...
IIT Kharagpur develops AI system to read legal judgments
A team of researchers at the premier engineering institute’s Department of Computer Science and Engineering used a novel method to automate the reading of a legal document by using a more evolved Machine Learning technique.
Legal platform to counter cheap imports
India is putting in place a legal platform to help small and medium enterprises, threatened by cheap imports in their fight against trade distorting practices.
Nasscom questions legality of US immigration agency’s visa fee hike plan
The fee hike by the US Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) is for the short-term work permits used by IT companies to send highly-skilled workers to the US, and Nasscom has opposed it in a submission to the immigration agency’s parent, Department of Homeland Security (DHS).
Murugappa Group family rift: Eldest daughter threatens to take legal recourse
She wondered if working with some of the top Fortune 500 companies for 23 long years is not good enough experience to be a board member of the company her father built.
MHA issues revised norms for mutual legal assistance treaties
India has signed Mutual Legal Assistance Treaties (MLAT) with 42 countries for cooperation in criminal matters and the home ministry is the designated 'central authority' for the country for it, an official statement said. The home ministry has also taken steps to enhance and streamline the process of international mutual legal assistance in criminal matters.
Murugappa group rift: Hereditary board post not a legal right
Late M.V. Murugappan's daughter alleged that promoters have gender bias against women getting into family biz.
National Financial Reporting Authority to hire legal, finance experts
The independent watchdog for auditing profession has sought applications for 10 posts of consultants and senior consultants on one-year contract basis. These people would assist the NFRA in data analysis and identification of audit reports to be taken up for review, preparation of draft charge sheets, among other works, according to a public notice.
Making Tata Sons private co legal move: Corp Affairs Min
The Corp Affairs Min said the RoC did not commit any illegality in granting permission to convert Tata Sons into a pvt co.
Time to bid adieu: 'How to Get Away with Murder' to air its series finale on May 14
'How to Get Away' has been praised for its on-screen inclusivity.
Questions for 2020: Personal data gets legal protection?
The Personal Data Protection Bill (PDPB) 2019 is expected to become a law in 2020 once it is reviewed by the joint parliamentary committee (JPC). The Bill also gives Indian users rights to obtain personal data, correct, erase, update and port the data from one company to another, and raise grievances.
Rights of legal heirs if their father dies without a will
The trust cannot be open-ended. The trustees will have to name appropriate successors. If the money belonged to your father, the successors of the other heirs can also lay claim to the money at a future date.
Priyanka Gandhi promises legal help to arrested anti-CAA protestors
During the three-day Lucknow trip, Priyanka met several families of those who have been arrested by the UP police. On Saturday, she dodged the police to meet the families of retired IPS officer and activist SR Darapuri in Lucknow. Darapuri had been arrested during anti-CAA protests.
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