“In our college, there was a lot of emphasis on understanding the legal concepts through leading judicial precedents and that is something which is very important for a lawyer. You not only need to be well conversant with the legislative provision but also need to
“Most people assume that as an attorney you spend all your time on researching, writing and advising clients on legal matters. That is partially true. I spend about half my time on client matters. The other half, I have been entrusted with the responsibility of
“building of resolution professionals will take time, because of many reasons. You tell me what can an individual RP do? If a company has 50 subsidiaries, how will an RP hold it in any case. Or he has got 10 locations, before an RP takes
“In law school it has to be Mr. B. B. Pandey. Since I had joined law school after a stint in commercial world, I made sure to spend entire time in the campus-be it the library or even some lectures which were not so interesting.
“I think the merger and acquisition climate is decent just now but a lot of underpinning of the market on the sell side is stressed asset pressure and for buy side or foreign investors, India continues to be a bright spot and an opportunity. Barring
“Prior to fully involving in active court practice, I attended a corporate internship in Hyderabad, a first for me in a reputed corporate group in Hyderabad. Almost 2 years later, I was blessed with an enquiry from them as to my interest in a vacant position
“Chartered Institute of Arbitrators is a world renowned organisation which recognises expertise in ADR. Having specialised in commercial arbitration at Queen Mary and through the practical experience that I already possess in the field of arbitration, I was directly inducted at the Member grade (MCIArb)
“The amount of time and energy that we spend on devising this structure is for creating a professional partnership. Today, whether it is Cyril Amarchand or in its erstwhile form as well we still attract with the best talent. Why would best talent come, if
“The dignity and image of the court do not depend upon punishing somebody for making reckless allegations. The recklessness of those allegations should be evident to the people from the court’s own actions.” *as carried by Frontline
“The medical profession has to take responsibility. If a child rape victim needs MTP, she should get the urgent medical care from any private or public hospital in a State. Yes, the State has the responsibility to inform hospitals about the law, about Section 5.