Guidelines on Digital Lending: A way forward

INTRODUCTION Since the global pandemic digital lending is one the most attractive innovations for both lenders and borrowers. It challenges the orthodox and physical method of lending as it has become one of the fastest-growing and accepted methods of lending. But, over the past 2 (two) years, this method of lending has also seen some […]
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Global ESG Regulatory Framework

INTRODUCTION: ESG is an acronym for Environmental, Social, and Governance. It can be best explained as a framework that helps the stakeholders understand how an organization is managing risks and opportunities related to environmental, social, and governance criteria. Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) was earlier considered non-financial elements but now it has emerged as core […]
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Samisti Legal has been recognised as one of the notable firms in the Corporate and M&A category for 2022 by Aisalaw.

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ESG: Regulatory Framework in India

A. INTRODUCTION:ESG is an acronym for Environmental, Social, and Governance. ESG takes the holistic view thatsustainability extends beyond just environmental issues.ESG can be best explained as a framework that helps the stakeholders understand how anorganization is managing risks and opportunities related to environmental, social, andgovernance criteria.While the term ESG is often used in the context […]
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Vidharba Industries v Axis Bank Limited: A Highly Concerning Judgement in The Regime of IBC

In this recent judgement, the Apex Court has provided a very concerning precedent in Insolvency law for the nation. The Apex court held that an application made by a Financial Creditor Section under 7(5)(a) of the Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code, 2016 (“IBC/ Code”) the Adjudicating Authority has been allowed discretion in the admission of the […]
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Insolvency Mediation: an effective tool for corporate insolvency dispute?

The present Insolvency law regime in India has proved to be pathbreaking legislation for the resolution of corporate distress. The Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code (IBC) is the only economic legislation providing a one-stop remedy for the initiation of insolvency proceedings against a corporate debtor. The Reserve Bank of India in its report highly acclaims IBC […]
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Can CIRP proceedings be initiated against a Personal Guarantor where no CIRP has been initiated against the Corporate Debtor?

It is a customary system for any lender to secure its loan by way of an assurance or guarantee made by the guarantor to take responsibility for repayment of loan taken by the principal borrower. The contract act under section 128 stipulates that the liability of the guarantor is co-extensive with that of the principal […]
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Overview on the Factoring Business and Its Recent Developments

I. Introduction Factoring Business defined under The Factoring Regulation (Amendment) Act, 2021: “factoring business” means the business of acquisition by way of assignment of receivables of assignor for a consideration for the purpose of collection of such receivables or for financing, whether by way of making loans or advances or otherwise, against such assignment but […]
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Importance of a Lease Agreement: A Lessor’s Perspective

A.INTRODUCTION The concept of lease has existed from the late 14th century and today it is a vital concept for all businesses in the world. A lease is a legal agreement that allows a person to use certain property that doesn’t belong to them, for a specified period with specific conditions and for a suitable […]
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Notice Period under various labour and employment laws in India

Introduction The term ‘Notice Period’ refers to the time between the date of issuing of termination and the last working day of an employee. It refers to the number of days an employer is required to give advance notice to the employee who is proposed to be terminated. A notice of termination is a formal […]
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