Punjab and Haryana High Court issues notice on advocate-journalist plea for police protection

The Punjab and Haryana High Court has recently issued notice in a plea sought by an advocate/editor fearing for his life and personal liberty being in danger ever since he has run campaigns against corruption in government departments.  A bench presided by Justice Manoj Bajaj while issuing notice, directed the DGP, Punjab, Chandigarh to examine … Read more

BJP leader Kailash Vijayvargiya moves Supreme Court against sexual assault FIR, Court says approach Calcutta High Court

The Supreme Court today has issued notice in a plea filed by BJP leader Kailash Vijayvargiya challenging the FIR lodged against him pertaining to sexual allegations against him seeking to set aside the order of the Calcutta High Court.  A bench presided by Justice M.R. Shah and Justice A.S. Bopanna directed the petitioner to consider … Read more

Tesla actively trying to safeguard its trade secrets from Rivian

There is another turn in a clash between Tesla Inc. and Rivian Automotive Inc. Tesla seemed to escalate its fight with Rivian in order to protect its trade secrets. The Rivian is known for making electric pickups globally. Tesla has accused electric vehicle makers of continuously poaching its employees and stealing highly proprietary and confidential … Read more

Aryan Khan Drug Case: Consider reformation when accused is young, Lawyers cites HC Judgement

Reformation is to be considered when a drug-accused is young and lacking antecedents in any drug offences, the Bombay High Court recently observed while granting bail to a duo arrested in June following a police raid on a private bungalow in Igatpuri. It was this judgment that Aryan Khan’s lead counsel, Amit Desai, and Satish … Read more

SC to allow Journalists inside Courtrooms in Physical Proceedings

On Wednesday, the Supreme Court decided to allow journalists inside courtrooms to witness the proceedings to be conducted in physical mode subject to adherence to usual COVID-19 protocols. Earlier, the Apex Court registry had come out with the revised SOP saying that from October 20, all the matters listed on Wednesdays and Thursdays would be … Read more

ड्रग्स मामले में NCB को तगड़ा झटका, राहत देने से इनकार कर कोर्ट बोला- नहीं दे सकते कोई आदेश

मुंबई के ड्रग्स मामले में रोजाना नई-नई जानकारियां सामने आ रही हैं. महाराष्ट्र के मंत्री नवाब मलिक द्वारा एनसीबी जोनल डायरेक्टर समीर वानखेड़े पर निशाना साधे जाने के बाद मामला पूरी तरह से बदल गया है. अब एनसीबी की अर्जी पर मुंबई के सेशंस कोर्ट ने समीर वानखेड़े को तगड़ा झटका दिया है. कोर्ट ने कहा है कि कोई … Read more

HC asks AIIMS to pay over Rs 50 lakh to illegally terminated Employee

The High Court of Delhi has directed the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) to pay over Rs 50 lakh to an ex-employee, who was illegally terminated from service, noting that the man has been running from pillar to post for the last several years. Raj Singh, who was appointed as a driver by AIIMS sometime in … Read more

Juror caught playing Sudoku during Court hearing, dismissed by Judge

On Friday, a few minutes after Judge Edward Davila brought the Elizabeth Holmes trial into session, he paused the proceedings, and summoned attorneys for both sides and a single juror into his chambers, according to the court’s log. “Court informs Counsel of issue raised re Juror,” the minutes said. The juror, who was dismissed about an hour later, had been … Read more

Issuance of Units by SHREM InvIT on a Private Placement basis

Link Legal recently advised the book running lead manager, being ICICI Securities Limited, on the structuring and issuance of units by SHREM Infrastructure Investment Trust (“Shrem InvIT”) on a private placement basis, which is one of the first issuances by a road sector InvIT with a large portfolio of operating assets (24 assets) with projects panning … Read more

नीट-पीजी विवाद : सुप्रीम कोर्ट ने काउंसिलिंग पर लगाई रोक

नई दिल्ली। सुप्रीम कोर्ट ने नीट-पीजी की काउंसलिंग पर अंतरिम रोक लगा दी है। जस्टिस डीवाई चंद्रचूड़ की अध्यक्षता वाली बेंच ने अंतरिम रोक लगाने का आदेश दिया। आज सुनवाई के दौरान याचिकाकर्ता की ओर से वकील अरविंद दातार ने कोर्ट से कहा कि स्वास्थ्य सेवाओं के महानिदेशक ने एक नोटिफिकेशन में 25 अक्टूबर से नीट … Read more