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Cabinet approves amendments to Real Estate (Regulation and Development) Bill, 2013

The Union Cabinet approved amendments to the Real Estate (Regulation and Development) Bill, 2013 pending in the Rajya Sabha, and approved amendments proposed in the Bill. The Bill provides for a uniform regulatory environment, to protect consumer interests, help speedy … Continue reading

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Courts bound to follow arbitration agreement: SC

The Supreme Court of India clarified that courts are bound to refer the parties to arbitration in terms of the agreement once an application has been duly filed under The Arbitration and Conciliation Act, 1996 (“Act”) before the civil court. … Continue reading

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Employer can seek recovery if its not arbitrary: SC

The Supreme Court of India ruled that an employer can seek recovery of monetary benefits wrongly extended to innocent employees only if the recovery is not iniquitous or arbitrary. “Orders passed by the employer seeking recovery of monetary benefits wrongly … Continue reading

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Shipper’s agent liable for demurrage: SC

The Supreme Court of India clarified that the ship owner’s agent is liable to pay the demurrage charges and other dues of the port authority if the bill of lading or the delivery order is not endorsed or issued to … Continue reading

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Party can’t request for arbitration twice; res judicata applies: SC

The Supreme Court of India clarified that once a judicial authority has declined to refer the dispute pending before it to arbitration under The Arbitration and Conciliation Act, 1996 (“Act”) and the said decision has become final, neither party to … Continue reading

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DHINGRA & SINGH – Attorneys at Law — 2014 in review

The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2014 annual report for this blog. Here’s an excerpt: A New York City subway train holds 1,200 people. This blog was viewed about 4,300 times in 2014. If it were a NYC subway … Continue reading

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Indian Govt. amends FDI Policy

Press Note No. 10 (2014 Series) – Review of Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) policy on the Construction Development Sector-amendment to ‘Consolidated FDI Policy Circular 2014’  http://goo.gl/MjzU4A

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Govt. sets up Inter-Ministerial Committee to fast-track investment proposals from USA

An Inter-Ministerial Committee has been constituted under the Chairmanship of Secretary, Department of Industrial Policy & Promotion to fast-track investment proposals from USA and to address the issues related to implementation. The Committee will have the following composition: i)         Secretary, … Continue reading

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