Why an A to Z list of law/legal concepts/judgments etc.? As somebody wise said: A rear-view mirror is the best kind of crystal ball. Sometimes ‘looking back’ is ‘looking ahead’. Our choices and the effects we produce have their causes in the past; and, before this post degenerates into philosophical humdrum about interpretation of history […]Read More An A to Z guide to the new, time-less and important in law
are lawyers and judges facing an unprecedented existential crisis; in other words: What really is the future of the legal profession?Read More Why does India need super lawyers? Tech, AI, Data and the changing face of litigation
The Art of Cross Examination in Commercial Arbitration “The best questions in a cross examination are – the questions never asked ” We’ve all grown up watching Perry Mason style cross examinations where, under the testing fires of a psychologically exhausting interrogation, the witness finally gives up his defence, throws his hands up in despair, […]Read More The Art of Cross Examination in Commercial Arbitration – the 20 things you must know…
Many a times parties to a contract find, much to their dismay, that, while their contract is broadly good and enforceable, some parts of their contracts are not legal and valid and, therefore, unenforceable. In such a situation, the question that arises is : Whether the taint attaches to the entire contract (and the entire […]Read More To sever or not to sever! Understanding the ‘Blue-Pencil Rule’ of Severability under Contract Law.