The Himachal Pradesh Cabinet on Wednesday decided to abolish state administrative tribunal.

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The cabinet in its meeting, which was presided over by Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur, decided to abolish the state administrative tribunal (SAT) & issued directions to initiate necessary steps in this regard, according to an official statement. The cabinet also decided to increase the financial assistance for families of deceased & retired journalists. “The… Read more »

Relief for Parents After Supreme Court Verdict

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“The Supreme Court bench upheld TAFRC contention. Managements have no right to charge excess fee over & above what has been fixed by TAFRC. It has come as a great relief for parents who have been fighting this cause for the last two years,” said Nagati Narayana, president, Telangana Parents’ Association. Members of Students Federation… Read more »

Supreme Court fixes plea challenging Maha CM’s election for final disposal on Jul 23

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The Supreme Court Wednesday fixed for final disposal a plea challenging the election of Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis to the state assembly for alleged non-disclosure of pending criminal cases against him in the nomination papers. A bench comprising Chief Justice Ranjan Gogoi and Justices Deepak Gupta and Aniruddha Bose said that it will list… Read more »

3 Economic Laws Practice (ELP) Partners join hands with former L&S lawyers to form Sarvada Legal

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Economic Laws Practice (ELP) Partners MP Devnath and Vivek Sharma, and Associate Partner Abhishek Anand have joined forces with Seetharaman & Associates. The merged entity has been rebranded as Sarvada Legal. The Partners from Seetharaman & Associates include: S Seetharaman – International Trade, Customs and Regulatory Atul Sharma – International Trade, Customs and Regulatory Sundar… Read more »

Karnataka High Court dismisses United Spirits’ plea for release of IDBI-held shares

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The Karnataka High Court has dismissed a plea by United SpiritsNSE -0.04 %, seeking release of its securities held by IDBI BankNSE -0.14 % as a pledge from United Breweries Holdings (UBHL) against the bank’s exposure to the defunct Kingfisher AirlinesNSE -11.11 % (KFA) Finding “no merit” in USL’s petition, the High Court has held… Read more »

Supreme Court judge recuses herself from hearing pleas against Bombay High Court order on laws on beef

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Supreme Court judge Justice Indu Malhotra Monday recused herself from hearing a batch of appeals and cross-appeals challenging a Bombay High Court verdict which held that mere possession of beef of animals slaughtered outside the state cannot invite criminal action. A bench headed by Justice A M Sapre said that Justice Malhotra was recusing herself… Read more »