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Union Cabinet approves Permanent Residency scheme for foreign investors: Govt.

The Union Cabinet of India has approved the scheme for grant of Permanent Residency Status (PRS) to foreign investors subject to the relevant conditions as specified in the FDI Policy notified by the Government from time to time. The scheme … Continue reading

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Interest not payable if agreed by parties: SC

The Supreme Court of India ruled that a party is not liable to pay interest to the other party if they have decided against paying interest on the amounts payable in the contract. “When parties to the contract had agreed … Continue reading

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Family Courts rebuked for laxity: SC

Rebuking family courts for granting adjournments liberally, the Supreme Court of India held that the maintenance to wife should be granted from the date of application for maintenance and not the date of order from the family court. Terming it … Continue reading

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Currency conversion date from date of passing of decree: DHC

In an important decision regarding enforcement of arbitral awards, the Delhi High Court held that the relevant date for currency conversion of the sum awarded would be the date of passing of a decree. Relying on an earlier Supreme Court … Continue reading

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Permission required for PCT Applications filed by residents in India: DHC

In an important ruling effecting PCT applications in India, the Delhi High Court ruled that an international application (PCT Application) filed by an Indian national with Indian Patent Office is not an application made in India unless appropriate permission under … Continue reading

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Patent is granted on the date on which the Patent Office orders are passed: Delhi HC

Delhi High Court clarified that the date on which the patent is granted cannot be the date of issuance of certificate but has to be the date on which orders are passed by the Controller. The Court said “Certificate is … Continue reading

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