Incentivising Whistle-Blowers: Implications For Corporate Governance

–Devansh Kaushik† Introduction The Companies Act (S.177(9)), requires every listed company to “establish a vigil mechanism for directors and employees to report genuine concerns…

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NLSBLR & Friday Lecture Series – Webinar on The Holy Grail of Jurisprudence in Indian Corporate/Competition/Insolvency Laws

NLSBLR, in association with Friday Lecture Series, invites you to a lecture on ‘The Holy Grail of Jurisprudence in Indian…

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Government Backed Credit Default Swaps: A Feasible Tool for Economic Recovery?

— Arnav Maru† 1.      Introduction Credit derivatives, and credit default swaps (“CDS”) took a major part of the blame for…

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Antitrust Implications of Algorithmic Collusion

— Soumya Hariharan, Sakshi Agarwal and Akrathi Shetty† Overview Enterprises are increasingly relying on algorithms to track, predict, and create…

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Applicability of Limitation Act to the Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code: Enactments, Interpretations, and Drastic Consequences

— Karan Kamath† Two separate judgments in insolvency appeals from the National Company Law Appellate Tribunal (“NCLAT”) came to be…

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Role and Regulation of Cartel Ring Leaders

— Dr. Sudhanshu Kumar† Introduction “Competitors are our friends, customers the enemy”[1] ‘Competition’, in business parlance, is an endeavor of…

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Open Sesame: Vodafone v UoI Reigniting the Interest in Enforcement of Investment Awards in India.

— Sahana Ramesh† A few days ago, it was reported that the Permanent Court of Arbitration at The Hague had ruled that…

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Analysing the CCI Order on Whatsapp Pay: Does it Reign in Big Tech?

— Anchit Nayyar and Krimul Malhotra† The Competition Commission of India (“CCI”) vide its order dated 18th August 2020  dismissed the information filed…

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Contracts and COVID 19: A Radical Solution that goes beyond Force Majeure

— Amal Sethi and Aditi Vishwas Sheth† The COVID-19 pandemic has turned the world upside down, with disruptions being caused…

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Impact of COVID-19 on Proceedings under The Insolvency And Bankruptcy Code, 2016

— Rajat Sethi and Tanya Aggarwal† In the light of the economic upheaval on account of the COVID-19 pandemic and the…

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