Monthly Archives: September 2013

SEBI releases Angel Funds Norms

By Anupam Prasad, Partner & Amit Das, Associate The Securities and Exchange Board of India (“SEBI”) notified amendments to the SEBI (Alternate Investment Funds) Regulations, 2012 (“AIF Regulations”) on September 16, 2013 (“AIF Amendment”) The AIF Amendment introduces the regulatory … Continue reading

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‘Pati, Patni aur Woh’ – SC holds that the ‘Woh’ can be Sued!

By Rudrajyoti Nath Ray, Associate In some states of the United States of America, presumably seven in all, a wife can sue “the other woman” (for her wrongful and malicious acts towards stealing the husband) in an ‘alienation of affection’ … Continue reading

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“Cognizance of Offences” under Section 142 (b) of the Negotiable Instruments Act: A Brief Comment on ECON Antri Ltd. v. Rom Industries Ltd. and Anr.

By Rudrajyoti Nath Ray, Associate A person is deemed to have committed an offence, within the meaning of Section 138 of the Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881 (“Act”), when any cheque drawn by him, on an account maintained by him with … Continue reading

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4 Days, 7 Judges, 5 Judgments

By Rudrajyoti Nath Ray, Associate The Hon’ble Supreme Court of India (“SC”) has pronounced five very notable judgments in the four working days between the dates 22.8.2013 and 27.8.2013. Though all of them deserve equal and exclusive attention – it … Continue reading

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