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A driver who negligently causes an accident owes a duty of care to any emergency workers who attend the accident scene.
China
Clyde & Co
On 25 December 2019, the Supreme People's Court issued updates in relation to The Provisions of the Supreme People's Court on Evidence in Civil Procedures (Provisions).
Hogan Lovells
In October 2019, the Shanghai Pudong People's Court handed down judgments on the merits in two trademark infringement and unfair competition cases
DeHeng Law Offices
2019年12月以来,湖北省武汉市陆续发现新型冠状病毒肺炎...
DeHeng Law Offices
2020年1月20日,经国务院批准,...
Hong Kong
Gall
Senior Partner Nick Gall and Senior Associate Felda Yeung at Gall are acting for the Plaintiff in Cyberworks Audio Video Technology Limited v Mei Ah (HK) Company Limited & Ors [2020] HKCFI 347...
Withers LLP
The Courts in Hong Kong have not opened since Chinese New Year due to the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak. We are now into the sixth week and they will not be resuming "business as...
Herbert Smith Freehills
Clients and legal practitioners often come across a fairly common question during the course of discovery/disclosure in litigation or arbitration:...
Herbert Smith Freehills
As part of the Legislative Council's Information Technology Strategy Plan, The Court Proceedings (Electronic Technology) Bill (Bill), which was gazetted on 27 December 2019
India
Singhania & Partners LLP, Solicitors and Advocates
Ravi Singhania, Managing Partner and Vikas Goel, Arbitration and Litigation Partner at Singhania & Partners addressing your concerns about Litigation and Alternate Dispute Resolution in India in COVID-19 scenario.
Singh & Associates
Parole is the release of a prisoner, either temporarily for a special purpose or completely before the expiry of a sentence, on the promise of good behavior; such a promise is known as a word of honour provided in the parole order.
Singh & Associates
Alibi is a maxim which means at another place. The word "alibi" comes from Latin and its literal translation means "elsewhere".
Phoenix Legal
As of today, money decrees passed by superior courts in reciprocating foreign countries are executable in India, as if they were a decree passed by the district court before which such execution is sought.
Khaitan & Co
The Bombay High Court denied the appointment of an arbitrator on the ground that the Applicant cannot start the arbitration process all over again.
AMLEGALS
The prominent banks include UAE-based Emirates NBD, Mashreq Bank and Abu Dhabi Commercial Bank.
M Mulla Associates
The Appellant No. 1, a registered Charitable Trust, intended to develop the land owned by it.
STA Law Firm
The plaint is petitioned for instituting a suit in the civil or commercial courts. A court of civil jurisdiction will be administered by the provisions of the Civil Procedure Code, 1908 (CPC).
Phoenix Legal
The current judicial climate in India fosters a "minimal interference" model for courts, when it comes to matters of arbitration.
M Mulla Associates
Bail, in law, is used for the release of a person charged with an offence, on his providing a security that will ensure his presence before the court or any other authority whenever required.
L&L Partners
The recent decision of the three judge bench in the case of BGS SGS Soma JV v. NHPC Ltd , has settled the conundrum with regards to place, seat and venue of arbitration.
Vaish Associates Advocates
Protection of rights and liberties against their intentional infringement should be the outright most important objective of a democratic government and their justice system.
Singh & Associates
As per Section 36 of the Arbitration and Conciliation Act, 1996
Aggarwals & Associates
Every developed legal system possesses a judicial organ which adjudicates the rights and obligations of the citizens of the nation. At earlier stage, the courts were guided by customs and their own sense of justice.
Singhania & Co
The Courts exercise supervisory jurisdiction over the arbitration proceedings. This supervision is limited to granting interim measures, appointment of arbitrator, assistance in evidence taking and setting aside of the arbitral award.
STA Law Firm
The Ministry of Law and Justice of India has passed a notification on 17 January 2020 in the official Gazette of India declaring United Arab Emirates to be a reciprocating territory...
Economic Laws Practice
This week, we analyze the decision of Supreme Court in the case of Central Organisation for Railway Electrification V. ECI-SPIC-SMO-MCML (JV) A Joint Venture Company.
Economic Laws Practice
Arbitration weekly update -The State of Jharkhand & Ors. v. M/s HSS Integrated SDN & Anr.
Phoenix Legal
On 17 January 2020, India paved way for the execution of decrees and judgments passed by certain UAE courts in India.
Cyril Amarchand Mangaldas
There has been constant confusion with respect to admissibility of unstamped documents. Section 35 of the Indian Stamp Act, 1899 ("Stamp Act"), provides that...
LexCounsel Law Offices
The Ministry of Law and Justice, Government of India vide its Notification dated January 17, 2020 declared United Arab Emirates a "reciprocating territory" for the purposes of enforcing foreign civil decrees in India.
Vaish Associates Advocates
The sole objection herein, was with reference to claim No. (2), that is, with respect to losses due to unproductivity of the men and machineries.
Vaish Associates Advocates
The present case is an appeal to the SC against the order passed by the Rent Control Authority.
Economic Laws Practice
In the last seven days, the Supreme Court of India has rendered two decisions which are possibly the inflection point in the journey of arbitration in India.
Shardul Amarchand Mangaldas & Co
It is evident from the record that these twin exceptions did not arise in the BGS case.
DSK Legal
The applicants of all Intellectual Property Rights (IPRs) can directly file Special Leave Petition (SLP) before the Hon'ble Supreme Court against any order of Intellectual...
DSK Legal
In the suit filed by Late AIADMK chief Jayalalithaa's niece, Deepa Jayakumar, before the Madras High Court, seeking a stay on two in-production projects, allegedly based...
The Law Point
An arbitration agreement is governed by the same principles as of contract law, that if an arbitration agreement is entered into by one of the companies in a group
S.S. Rana & Co. Advocates
The Hon'ble Supreme Court vide its judgement dated December 10, 2019, has clarified the position of intermediaries under Section 79 of the Information Technology Act, 2000 prior to its amendment.
DSK Legal
The Supreme Court extended the term of Justice (Retd.) Manmohan Singh as Chairman of the Intellectual Property Appellate Board (IPAB).
Singh & Associates
Litigation Financing is the idea of a third party independently providing funds to parties to a dispute ...
Economic Laws Practice
On 27 November 2019, the Supreme Court of India, delivered a seminal verdict in the case of Hindustan Construction Company Limited & Anr. v. Union of India & Ors. wherein, inter alia, the constitutional validity of ...
Indonesia
Herbert Smith Freehills
Since 2016, the international community has followed the disputes involving BANI (Badan Arbitrase Nasional Indonesia), one of the oldest and most established arbitral institutions in Indonesia, and...
Malaysia
SKRINE
Loo Peh Fern and Siew Ka Yan explain a case of a hospital's liability for misinformation by its non-medically qualified staff.
Singapore
Clyde & Co
The recent Singapore High Court decision in Hai Jiang 1401 Pte Ltd v Singapore Technologies Marine Ltd [2020] SGHC 20 marks the first time that a Singapore Court has endorsed the principle.
Clyde & Co
The Singapore Court of Appeal confirmed in PEX International Pte Ltd v Lim Seng Chye and Anor [2019] SGCA 82 the importance of...
McCarthy Tétrault LLP
In ST Group Co Ltd v Sanum Investments Limited , the Singapore Court of Appeal ruled that in the absence of waiver of the wrong seat, an arbitral award granted by a ...
Herbert Smith Freehills
In BNA v BNB and Anor [2019] SGCA 84, the Singapore Court of Appeal (the "COA") confirmed that the phrase "arbitration in Shanghai" meant that Shanghai was the seat of arbitration
DeHeng Law Offices
2020年初,一场突如其来的疫情侵袭中华大地,一个叫做"新冠肺炎"的敌人把全国上下拖入了战备状态。为了阻击疫情和遏制感染范围的扩大,国ࡃ
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