E-WAY BILL: All you need to know about this new apparatus of the GST Regime E-way Bill is a new apparatus of the GST regime, which is compulsory for inter-state and intra-state movement of goods (in most states). With the focus on digitization and curbing tax evasion during transport of goods, it was implemented in
The E-Way Bill was launched on 1st April, 2018 to regulate the inter-state and intra-state transportation of goods under the GST regime. Now, a month after its implementation we take a look at how this new apparatus fares in action; it’s advantages, lacunas and how it can be improved. This is Part-2 of a two
Part IV of the Series Article on GDPR discusses in general where India and the United States of America are placed in the data privacy sector and the legislative strength of the laws prevailing in these countries. It also elaborates on what could be the impact of GDPR.   Part IV Conclusion on GDPR When the
Part III of this Series article discusses the obligations of Data Controllers and Data Processors or Business entities that are storing, processing or using personal data of individuals or data subjects  Part III Steps to be taken by organization (processing and/or controlling data) to be compliant with GDPR Which organisations are required to comply with GDPR?
Part II of this Series Article focuses on the rights provided to Data Subjects or Individuals whose data is being collected and processed. (Click here to view Part I of this Series Article)  Part II  GDPR Empowering Individuals What are the rights of an Individual or a data subject? GDPR is aimed at empowering the right of
GDPR is a new data protection regulation which will be implemented from the 25th of May 2018. Part I of this series article explains what is GDPR and why it is needed. Part I:  Introduction to GDPR We are divided by State boundaries, yet united by purpose or impact. It is difficult now to treat
Sexual violence against women in the form of rape has become regular news (including some gruesome incidences of child-rape that have been reported). Keeping in mind the recently reported cases at Unnao, Kathua and Indore, the President has enacted the Criminal Law (Amendment) Ordinance, 2018. This article discusses the issues and challenges faced by women and the
This is part-1 of a three part series on “A New Class of Professional Services: Registered Valuers”. The parts are dealt with as separate articles in themselves, so one can read each article separately without having to read the previous article for context but it is recommended that the three be read together for a

The Syrian War

One of the most devastating calamities gripping humanity today is the on-going war in Syria. Upon researching, it came to our attention that not many know what is going on. In a bid to increase the understanding of the situation, though enough cannot be said, we are putting forward a short piece to encapsulate some
In a landmark judgement, the Supreme Court (SC) of India, on 9th March 2018, ruled permitting of passive euthanasia, stating the right of an individual to die with dignity. Let us take a look at what has brought about this, and what it entails? The debate over euthanasia in India was heightened in 2015 by
“The care of human life and happiness, and not their destruction, is the first and only object of good government.” -Thomas Jefferson Article 21 (No person shall be deprived of his life and personal liberty except according to procedure established by law) though provided in negative terms, gives the most important fundamental human right, the right to
Modi’s Union Cabinet Passed the Instant Triple Talaq Bill Declaring It “Illegal and Void” A draft bill was prepared by a group of Ministers headed by Home Minister Rajnath Singh, based on the Supreme Court Shayara Bano judgment passed on the 22nd of August 2017 was passed by the Union Cabinet on Friday, 15th December
A Revolutionary Step Towards Parsi Religious Tolerance and Gender Equality in the Community “If a believer demands that I, as a nonbeliever, observe his taboos in the public domain, he is not asking for my respect, but for my submission.”  ― Flemming Rose The above quote is what we all need to understand as human
A critical research analysis of Limited Liability Partnership in the wake of the Limited Liability Partnership Act, 2008.