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India: Modi operandi

30-Jun-2014 | By Margaret Taylor

Political chaos has deterred foreign investors, but lawyers hope new prime minister Narendra Modi can create a more business-friendly environment


India: Taking on China

25-Nov-2013 | By Burhan Khadbai

India boasts key advantages over China and with a step-up in foreign investment, lawyers believe the country can overtake its Asian rival

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India’s J Sagar chooses Ahmedabad for site of seventh office

6-Jan-2015 | By Margaret Taylor

Indian firm J Sagar Associates (JSA) has expanded its domestic footprint with the addition of an office in Gujarati city Ahmedabad.


India’s TMT Law Practice takes over Chennai IP firm APR Associates

26-Nov-2014 | By Margaret Taylor

Indian technology boutique TMT Law Practice has expanded its offering in the Chennai market by taking over local firm APR Associates.


DLA Piper loses India co-head to Squire Patton Boggs

19-Sep-2014 | By Hannah Gannagé-Stewart

DLA Piper’s co-head for its India group Biswajit Chatterjee is to join Squire Patton Boggs in a similar Singapore-based role alongside London partner Dharmendra Nair.

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Vox tax – global protections for tax advice download

Dentons 19-Dec-2014

Governments’ efforts to curb what they perceive to be aggressive international tax planning is leading many multinational companies to question their tax advice.

Forced marriage: an update — recent developments and case law download subscription

No5 Chambers 8-Dec-2014

Adreeja Chatterjee, barrister at No5 Chambers, recently gave a talk titled ‘Forced marriage: an update — recent developments and case law’ at the Court of Protection Seminar held in Birmingham on 23rd October 2014.

Newsletter: energy, infrastructure and resources — Reserve Bank permits long-term structuring of new long-term project loans to infrastructure and core industries; and more download subscription

Khaitan & Co 1-Dec-2014

Khaitan & Co has released the 15 July 2014 edition of its energy, infrastructure and resources newsletter.

India — examination guidelines for pharmaceutical patent applications finalised download subscription

Khaitan & Co 21-Nov-2014

The Indian Patent Office has issued guidelines so as to bring about uniformity in the examination of pharmaceutical patent applications.

Supreme Court strikes down National Tax Tribunal as unconstitutional download subscription

Khaitan & Co 21-Nov-2014

The Supreme Court of India has held that the National Tax Tribunal Act 2005 as passed by the Parliament was unconstitutional and has struck it down.

Direct Tax Newsletter — SC lays down principles on retrospective vs prospective operation of amendments in tax law; and more download subscription

Khaitan & Co 21-Nov-2014

Khaitan & Co analyses recent developments affecting business in the field of direct tax.

Double treat for India’s domestic funds industry download subscription

Khaitan & Co 20-Nov-2014

Last month, there were two positive regulatory updates relevant to the domestic funds industry. 

Bombay High Court provides breather to Vodafone: no ‘income’, no transfer pricing adjustment on issue of shares download subscription

Khaitan & Co 19-Nov-2014

Recently, a longstanding dispute between Vodafone and the tax authorities has been put to rest by the Bombay High Court.

A new high for India’s real-estate industry download subscription

Khaitan & Co 18-Nov-2014

The Union Cabinet has approved the proposed amendment to the 2014 foreign direct investment policy in the construction development sector.

A shot in the arm for investment funds? Tax pass-through status for a contributory trust, regarded as revocable transfer download subscription

Khaitan & Co 18-Nov-2014

The Bangalore Bench of the Income Tax Appellate Tribunal has provided much needed clarity on the scheme of taxation of investment funds structured as trusts.

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