Monthly Archives: Nov 2015

Banning of business dealing by State and its instrumentalities

Banning or Blacklisting simply signifies a business decision by which the party affected by a breach of contract decides not to enter into any contractual relationship with the party committing the breach. Between two private parties, the right to take … Continue reading

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Piso’s justice

Fiat Justitia Ruat Caelum, thus I read, as I entered the Court hall for the first time, after enrolling as an Advocate. When I asked my colleague from the law firm, who was taking me around the courts, about the meaning of … Continue reading

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Registration of Documents

The Registration of documents is made under the provisions of the Registration Act, 1908. The Registration Act 1908 is used for proper recording and registration of documents / instruments, which give them more authenticity. Registration refers to the recording of … Continue reading

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International Court of Arbitration under ICC Rules of Arbitration

The International Court of Arbitration is a branch of the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) and one of the world’s leading institutions for providing international arbitration services. The International Court of Arbitration is known for resolving international commercial and business … Continue reading

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Justice and Julius Caesar’s wife

A recent Kerala high court order, refusing to stay the vigilance court’s direction for further probe into the alleged bribery scam against the Finance minister has resulted not only in the resignation of the minister, but has also raised a lot … Continue reading

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FIDIC Standard Forms of Contracts

FIDIC is the acronym for the International Federation of Consulting Engineers. Its members are national associations of consulting engineers. Founded in 1913, FIDIC is charged with promoting and implementing the consulting engineering industry’s strategic goals on behalf of its Member Associations … Continue reading

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Amendments to Arbitration & Conciliation Act, 1996

The President of India had promulgated an ordinance, for amending the Arbitration & Conciliation Act, 1996, which had come into force w.e.f. 23rd October 2015. This Ordinance was later placed in Parliament and passed. The Arbitration and Conciliation (Amendment) Act, 2015 received the … Continue reading

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