Are You Compliant With Sexual Harassment of Women at Workplace (Prevention, Prohibition, and Redressal) Act, 2013 ?… Vishaka Judgement… Key Definitions… Workplace… Internal Complaints Committee… Sexual Harassment Policy… Annual Report… Penalties under POSH…
Data Protection is of utmost importance in today’s day and age. The Facebook data scandal has shaken many and brought to the fore the risks of our times. The GDPR is gained additional significance. In this backdrop, let’s take a look at the genesis of the right to be forgotten, i.e., a data subject’s or a person’s right to have data about him be erased and forgotten. This right was realised in the EU much before the regulation came into force. Take a look at the judgement upholding the right to data erasure or the right to be forgotten to the detriment of Google.
The Case At Hand Japanese pharma company Daiichi Sankyo Co. Ltd (“Daiichi”) approached the Delhi high court in April 2016 to seek the enforcement and execution of a $550 million award passed by the Singapore International Arbitration Centre against former owners of Ranbaxy Laboratories Ltd Malvinder and Shivinder Mohan Singh (“Singh brothers”). Background In 2008, Daiichi had bought the Singh brothers’stake in Ranbaxy for $4.6 billion by a Share Purchase and Share Subscription Agreement (SPSSA) dated June 11, 2008. Problems […]
Google is most people’s first choice, when they want to know something. It is easy and convenient. As a consequence, in our world where one appears in the Google search results is the paramount pre-occupation of businesses. Google thus, some may argue, is in a position to make or break businesses. And so competition issues crop up.
The Competition Commission of India (CCI), the country’s antitrust authority, has sent Google a report charging the company with abusing its dominant market position
The Union Cabinet on August 26th, 2015 gave its approval for amendments to the Arbitration and Conciliation Bill, 2015 taking into consideration the Law Commission’s recommendations, and suggestions received from stake holders.
Nominations under sections of the Companies Act cannot displace the law of succession or open a third line of succession
The Madras High Court restrained Foxconn India Private Limited from moving any of the machinery from its plant at Sriperumbudur, after some of its employees moved the court seeking a direction to the State government not to approve its request for the closure of the company.
A new section 192A has been inserted under the Income Tax, Act 1961, for deducting TDS from the Provident Fund (PF) account. With this amendment
The National Consumer Disputes Redressal Commission (NCDRC) has rejected the arguments of a real estate company that provisions mutually agreed upon in a builder-buyer agreement (BBA) are sacrosanct.