Law regarding cryptocurrency in India

Authors: Yashassvi Periwal from Symbiosis Law School, NOIDA and Kalhan Safaya from Hidayatullah National Law University, Atal Nagar, Naya Raipur.

Central banks around the globe have had a busy pandemic. From injecting large amount of money into the financial system to clearing large amount of potentially contaminated notes, they have regulated the flow of market in the last few weeks efficiently. With this…

Policy Analysis: SVAMITVA Scheme

Authors: Iffla Firdous from Department of Law, University of Kashmir, Hazratbal Srinagar and Dhanya S Krishnan from SASTRA University.

The soul and spirit of India live in its villages where almost 69% of the total population of the country resides. A major portion of land comprising of about 60.45% is under rural occupation. The rural areas have been of tremendous importance. They were one of the primary…

Analysis: Plea for 4G in J&K

Author: Iffla Firdous from Department of Law, University of Kashmir, Hazratbal, Srinagar.

On August 5, 2019, strict security lockdown and complete communication blackout were imposed in J&K to prevent protests against the revocation of its special status via consigning to scrap heap Article 370 and Article 35A of the Constitution of India. The scrapping…

Explained: SARFAESI Act

Author: T.K.Vaishnavvi from School Of Excellence In Law, TNDALU, Chennai.

The Securitisation and Reconstruction of Financial Assets and Enforcement of Security Interest Act, 2002 (SARFAESI Act) is a piece of one such legislation that focuses on strengthening the rights of the secured creditors against the defaulting debtors. It was…

Aarogya Setu App: Right to privacy angle

Authors: Ajeeth Srinivas. K from School of Law, CHRIST (Deemed to be University) and Sonal Sinha from Symbiosis Law School, Hyderabad.

On May 1st, 2020, the Central Government mandated through a directive that all the employees of government and private companies download an app that had been made by the Indian Government called Aarogya Setu. This app was created by the government in…

Analysis: Banking Regulation Act

Author: Devansh Garg from Vivekananda Institute of Professional Studies (VIPS).

The Banking Regulation Act, 1949 is Central legislation that regulates all banking firms based in India. Passed as the Banking Companies Act, it is one of the most important legislation for banks. It was first enforced from 16 March 1949 only to be later changed…

Open court system in India

Authors: Vidhi S Shrivastav from University of Mumbai and Maitreyi Shishir from Symbiosis Law School, Hyderabad.

The Supreme Court delivered its new-age judgment on the 3rd of May welcoming change in it’s a far stagnant and rigid system of procuring justice. The SC has stated that the new-age virtual courts are not against the principle of the open court system of India. This statement…

Prenuptial Agreement: Legal Angle

Author: Jhanvi Gupta from Symbiosis Law School, Pune.

Marriage is something that binds two people in a bond of love, care, affection, and respect. It is one of the holiest bonds on earth since time immemorial and considered to be a sacrament. Even though different religions have their respective customs, rituals, and traditions…