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Consent of Majority Shareholders Needed For Winding Up Funds After Publication of Notices, Says The Supreme Court of India

By Siddharth Anand The Supreme Court of India recently delivered the judgment in a batch of special leave petitions. The petitions were filed by Franklin Templeton against a judgment of the Karnataka High Court. In the year 2020, Karnataka High Court restrained Franklin Templeton Investments (FT) from proceeding with the winding up of debt fund

Delhi Bar Council Temporarily Suspends Lawyer’s License For Allegedly Submitting Fake Covid-19 Report For Seeking Financial Help

(Bar Council of Delhi) has temporarily suspended the license of a lawyer.  The lawyer is alleged to have submitted his fake Covid-19 report to get financial assistance from the Bar Council.  The Bar Council of Delhi found that it falls under the category of malpractice, forgery and fraud. Stating that the laboratory has confirmed that

Street Dogs Have Right To Food And Citizens Have Right To Feed Them Without Impinging Upon The Rights Of Others: Delhi High Court

Bench of Justice JR Midha observed thus: “Community dogs (stray/street dogs) have the right to food and citizens have the right to feed community dogs but in exercising this right, care and caution should be taken to ensure that it does not impinge upon the rights of others or cause any harm, hindrance, harassment and

Continuous and Consensual Sex between Two Adults Cannot be considered as Rape: High Court of Karnataka and Bengaluru.

Judgement: 16/062021 Criminal Petition 3865/2021 A petition is filed by the petitioner-accused under Section 438 of Cr.P.C., case titled SHASHIBHUSHNA K V STATE OF KARNATKA for granting anticipatory bail in the offences punishable under Sections 354(A), 354(D), 506, 504, 120B, 376, 420 of IPC and Section 67A of Information Technology Act. The court pronounced that,