Comments on Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code (Amendment) Act, 2019: A Bankers’ Perspective

By Shantanu Saharan & Shreyas Santra Introduction The Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code (Amendment) Act, 2019[1] was passed by the House of People without much contention unlike the previous Bills approved by the parliament on Insolvency Law. The Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code, 2016 [“IBC”], over the years, has precipitated from the efforts of Late Mr. Arun […]

Constitutional Law Rights Adjudication

Analyzing the Concept of BYOD: An Insight into the Employee’s Perspective on Right to Privacy

By Deepti Pandey & Sushant Shekhar Singh After the dust settled on K S Puttaswamy v. Union of India by recognizing the fundamental right to privacy in India, various facets of privacy have gained prominence.[1] One such aspect is the privacy right in corporations under the relationship of employment. Increased surveillance in employment is a […]

Intellectual Property Technology

From ‘who’ to ‘what’: Proposed Paradigm shift in Patent Law

By Aditya Gupta   “The short-term impact of AI depends on who controls it, the long-term impact depends on whether it can be controlled at all” – Stephen Hawking[1] Introduction As abstract and far-fetched as it may sound, two patents have been filed before the US Patent and Trademark Office, the European Patent Office, and […]

International Law

The Denuclearization of South Asia: Contrasting the Viability of a Nuclear Weapon Free Zone Against Extant Deterrence Postures, by Vishaka Choudhary

The global interest in nuclear disarmament peaked with the international community’s attempt to negotiate a complete ban against the possession, manufacture, acquisition, and use of nuclear weapons in 2016. Thwarting this attempt systemically were both parties and non-parties to the Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty, clamouring for cognizance of their security interests and proclaiming the effectiveness of […]