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Startups redefined; tax conditions amended: Govt.

The Department for Promotion of Industry and Internal Trade (“DPIIT”) through its notification no. G.S.R. 127(E) dated February 19, 2019 (“Notification”) has expanded the definition of startups and has relaxed conditions for claiming exemption under section 56(2)(viib) of the Income … Continue reading

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Consolidated FDI Policy Circular: Govt.

Government of India has issued Consolidated Foreign Direct Investment Policy Circular of 2017. The circular is effective from August 28, 2017. https://goo.gl/QbV1tN

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Consolidated FDI Policy 2016: Govt.

Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion, Ministry of Commerce (Government of India) has released Consolidated FDI Policy of India 2016, which subsumes and supersedes all Press Notes / Press Releases / Clarifications / Circulars, which were in force as on June 06, 2016 … Continue reading

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National Intellectual Property Rights Policy released: Govt.

Indian Government has released ‘National Intellectual Property Rights Policy’. http://goo.gl/GjIECS  

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US Rules in Favour of India in Countervailing Duty Investigation on Frozen Shrimp exports

The United States International Trade Commission (USITC) determined that the US industry is neither materially injured nor threatened with material injury by reason of imports of frozen warm water shrimp from India, China, Ecuador, Malaysia, and Vietnam. USITC voted 4-2 … Continue reading

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Opening of Campuses by Foreign Universities in India

Opening of Campuses by Foreign Universities The HRD Ministry has sent proposals to the Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion and the Department of Economic Affairs to permit foreign universities to open their campuses in the country as companies as … Continue reading

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Party can’t proceed under Arbitration Act if other has invoked arbitration proceedings under the agreement: SC

A Large Bench of the Supreme Court of India clarified that when one of the parties has invoked the jurisdiction of the International Chamber of Commerce and pursuant thereto an Arbitrator has already been appointed, the other party to the … Continue reading

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