... despite the noise and availability of public support to enforce POSH laws including the adoption of POSH policies by the corporate, there are no reliable statistics for analysing the extent to which employers comply with POSH and number of complaints raised and redressed...
First published on Mondaq Update: Effective 1st April 2022, Surcharge @1% on Sale, Gift and Usufructuary Mortgage in Brihan Mumbai Municipal Corporation Areas Through the Mumbai Municipal Corporation (Second Amendment) Act, 2018, the Maharashtra Government levied 1% (one percent) surcharge on instruments of sale, gift and usufructuary mortgage in addition to the prevailing stamp duty... Continue Reading →
E-commerce is an online based business model which have been set up for providing the consumers an online market portal used by people for buying and selling the products and the services. The Consumer Protection Act, 2019 defines, the term as, “buying or selling of goods or services including digital products over digital or electronic... Continue Reading →
India: Non-Fungible Tokens — Laws And Regulations In India First posted on Monday on 27th October 2021 by Nitin Jain and Malvika Singh Introduction Non-Fungible Tokens or NFT's are a part of the multi-billion-dollar industry that seems to be growing steadily. NFT's have been around in the market for a few years now but have been introduced into the... Continue Reading →
The performance of a contract may require third party involvement towards the fulfilment of obligations under a contract. In certain specific circumstances, the contracting parties may decide to “sub-contract” or “assign” their rights and obligations to a third party depending upon the nature of the contract. In common parlance, sub-contracting and assignment are used interchangeably,... Continue Reading →
The issue pertaining to dispute resolution in case of unstamped or inadequately stamped instruments is an oft — debated question, subject to judicial review since decades. This post presents the transition in the thought process of courts considering the pre – 2021 position and the present view on the issue as it stands today.