Savitha G 23 Jun 2017, 12:00am
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Limited Liability Partnership Concerns (LLPs) unlike Partnership Firms registered under the Indian Partnership Act 1932, are required to comply with more statutory compliances periodically. Similar to the Companies registered under the Companies Act, LLPs are required to file their financial statements with the Registrar annually and such annual filing…
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Harshdeep grover 21 Jun 2017, 11:35pm
Fake Law Degree - A Major Setback in India
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How you would react if you get to know that the person who is fighting your case is not a lawyer but a scam artist, having a business card labelled him as a lawyer with a degree which he officially does not own. Fake degrees are not new in the market but with the help of e-commerce it is now more presumptuous than ever. Before if you want to be a lawyer…
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Team SoOLEGAL 21 Jun 2017, 4:11pm
Late Justice P N Bhagwati: Urged not to convert Article 21 a mere a rope of sand
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In Article 21, The Constitution of India guaranteed right to life and personal freedom. Supreme Court of India said if Government caused wrongful detention it is liable to pay compensation to that citizen. But the Government has no policy.Justice P N Bhagwati’s JurisprudenceOne of the Iconic Justice P N Bhagwati, who died on June 15, 2017 urged not…
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Team SoOLEGAL 20 Jun 2017, 8:54am
CIC declared BCCI to a public authority, disclose information sought by the RTI
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CIC, Prof. M Sridhar Acharyulu, in the case of Subhash Chandra Agrawal v. PIO, Department of Sports, declared the Board for Control of Cricket in India to be a public authority and directed the Board to disclose information sought by the RTI candidate.The complainant in this case Subhash Chandra Agarwal, had sought information regarding whether…
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Anuj Malhotra 8 Jun 2017, 6:00pm
RoC issues notices to 4,266 defaulting companies
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The Registrar of Companies, Tamilnadu at Coimbatore has identified 5,766 companies in seven districts such as Coimbatore, Erode, Salem, Namakkal, Nilgiris, Dharmapuri, Krishnagiri, Dindigul and Tirupur as shell companies for not filing statutory returns for the last 2 years.As per the directions of the Ministry of Corporate Affairs notices have been…
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Team SoOLEGAL 7 Jun 2017, 11:36am
Is artificial intelligence the key to unlocking innovation in your law firm?
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The recent media frenzy about artificial intelligence (AI) has been unavoidable. This vision has perhaps come a step closer with the arrival of IBM Watson and Richard Susskind’s latest book, The Future of the Professions, which predicts an internet society with greater virtual interaction with professional services such as doctors, teachers,…
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Anuj Malhotra 6 Jun 2017, 6:00pm
Parents lose appeal over access to dead girl's Facebook account
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The parents of a dead 15-year-old who appealed to facebook to allow them access to her account to see if she was being bullied before her death have lost their claim in court. Berlin’s court of appeal ruled on Wednesday that the parents of the teenager, who died in 2012 after falling in front of an underground train, had no claim to access her…
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Anuj Malhotra 6 Jun 2017, 5:00pm
Five ways to build a reputation in law
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Top grades aren’t enough to get a job in the cut-throat world of law. According to the Solicitors Regulation Authority, the number of new law students outweighs the number of traineeships available by about three to one. This won’t come as a surprise to most legal students – the profession has always been competitive. But it does underline…
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Team SoOLEGAL 30 May 2017, 12:12pm
An AI Law Firm Wants to ‘Automate the Entire Legal World’
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In Brief Unchanged for the past hundred years, the legal industry now faces its turn to be automatized. The idea of legal tech is not new, however not until today have algorithms been ready to seriously transform the legal industry. An AI Lawyer Whether it’s a new employment contract, a rental contract, or sale contract, it needs to be checked…
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roshan raj 24 May 2017, 1:39am
Female Genital Mutilation: “Lawyers Collective” submitted report to implement law to prevent the
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A statement by Union Minister for Women and Child Development Maneka Gandhi supporting a law against Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) has given a new sense of encouragement to women activists protesting the centuries-old custom.FGM, also called Khatna, is practiced widely in the Dawoodi Bohra community which resides in Gujarat, Maharashtra, Rajasthan…
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