Regulating Online Fantasy Sports Platforms – Recent Updates and Discussion Paper

The Indian gaming industry has received a significant boost after the widespread use of smartphones. While cricket is touted to be one of the most dominating games in the arena, games such as hockey, kabaddi, football, basketball, volleyball, and...

Regulation of Over the Top (OTT) Platforms – A Critical Analysis

Introduction Movies, web-series, podcasts, music, other curated online content through “Over the Top platforms” (“OTT”)  have emerged as a source of entertainment especially in these dire times of the COVID-19 pandemic. OTT platform streams media service, i.e., films, television, news,...

Understanding E-Contracts – Validity and Jurisdiction

During these unprecedented times of pandemic, e-contracts have become one of the most convenient methods to conclude business transactions. However, ambiguities around jurisdiction and the security of information in cyberspace are some of the challenges in the execution and large-scale adoption of e-contracts.

Analysing the Recent Supreme Court Ruling Regarding the Principles of Natural Justice

Introduction The principle of natural justice is derived from the word ‘Jus Natural’ of the Roman law and it is closely related to common law and moral principles but is not codified or derived from any statute or constitution. The three pillars...

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Understanding Contingent Contracts Under the Indian Contract Act

A contingent contract is a contract to do or not to do something, if some event, collateral to such contract, does or does not happen.
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Analysing the Central Vista Project: India’s New Parliament

The government will spend around Rs. 1000 Crore for the new parliament building, right in the center of India’s capital.

Explained: Farm Laws 2020 and its Effect on Indian Farmers

In the recent past, our government has come up with three different ordinances related to agriculture which has infuriated the farmers of our nation.

Job Post: Vacancy for Associate at Sony Pictures Networks India Private Limited, Mumbai

Sony Pictures Networks India Private Limited is looking to hire an Associate with 3-5 years of PQE from Media and Entertainment Industry, preferably with...

Analysing the Enforcement Of Foreign Arbitral Awards In Light Of the Vijay Karia Case

Section 34 of the Arbitration and Conciliation Act, 1996 (Hereinafter “Act”) lays down the basis for setting aside arbitral awards made in domestic and foreign arbitrations held in India. Though international awards cannot be contested in India, the compliance of such awards in India may be validly challenged by the award debtor on the grounds set out in Section 48 of the Act. The grounds set under both these sections are almost similar, one of the grounds being that the arbitral award is found contrary to the “public policy of India”. The question of the constituent elements of “public policy” have been discussed in a number of cases, however, in a recent case of Vijay Karia & Ors. V. Prysmian Cavi E Sistemi Srl & Ors, the SC drew attention to this point viz-a-viz foreign award.