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This section contains important Central and State notifications, Guidelines, Advisories and Court orders issued with reference to Covid-l9.



23 March 2020
Trade-Marks Registry, Ministry of Commerce & Industries
Extension to be provided to the applicant for all such acts envisioned under the Trademarks Act, 1999 and the rules thereunder. As per the public notice issued by the Registry, due regard will by the Registrar, considering the prevailing conditions arising out of Covid-19 pandemic, in granting extension of time to applicant/s for all such acts envisioned under the Trademarks Act, 1999 and the rules there under.
Regulatory Affairs
23 March 2020
National Company Law Tribunal
NCLT issues order imposing shut down of All NCLT Benches.Closure of all NCLT Benches from 23.03.2020 to 31.03.2020
Litigation & Disputes Practice
23 March 2020
Supreme Court
Extension of period of limitation for filing w.e.f. 15.03.2020
Litigation & Disputes Practice
23 March 2020
Ministry of Commerce & Industry
MEPZ circular on outbreak of Coronavirus
Labour & Employment - Centre
23 March 2020
Ministry of Finance (Department of Expenditure)
Payment of wages to outsourced/contractual staff by Government
Labour & Employment - Centre
23 March 2020
Security Exchange Board of India
Circular issued by SEBI to Real Estate Investment Trusts and Infrastructure Investment Trusts regarding relaxations from certain compliances on account of Covid-19 pandemic.
Corporate Commercial
23 March 2020
Security Exchange Board of India
Circular issued by SEBI to Real Estate Investment Trusts regarding encumbrance on units of such Real Estate Investment Trusts
Corporate Commercial
23 March 2020
Security Exchange Board of India
Circular issued by SEBI regarding relaxation from compliance with certain provisions of the SEBI (Listing Obligations and Disclosure Requirements) Regulations, 2015 and certain SEBI Circulars due to the Covid-19 pandemic
Corporate Commercial
23 March 2020
Ministry of Corporate Affairs
Compliance Form for Company Affirmation of Readiness towards Covid-19 issued by MCA.
Corporate Commercial
23 March 2020
Ministry of Corporate Affairs
Clarification issued by MCA stating that spending of CSR funds for Covid-19 is an eligible CSR activity.
Corporate Commercial
23 March 2020
Health & Family Welfare Department, Government of Tamil Nadu
Imposes lockdown and restrictions to contain Covid-19 outbreak
Labour & Employment – State & Union Territories
23 March 2020
Health & Family Welfare Department, Government of Karnataka
Updated order imposing restrictions to contain Covid-19 outbreak
Labour & Employment – State & Union Territories

This section enlists articles and write-ups in which our lawyers have lent their perspective on important judgments and developments related to Covid-l9.



28 May 2021
Patent Waiver for Covid-19 Vaccines Necessary or Reckless (Mondaq)
Lynn Lazaro, Partner
30 September 2020
Covid-19: Counterfeit Products and Fake Goods-Indian Law Perspective
Lynn Lazaro, Partner
7 September 2020
COVID-19 : A Force Majeure Event Or Simply A Pandemic?
Nishant Menon, Senior Partner
Raheel Kohli, Partner
6 August 2020
Chennai Tribunal, holds loan foreclosure charges not subject to Service tax
Shampa Bhattacharya, Partner
24 June 2020
Covid-19: Impact on Right to Life and Personal Liberty during pandemic – Published in LexisNexis India
30 April 2020
Contracts and force majeure during a pandemic – Published in the Indian Business Law Journal – (Indo-Japanese Business Corridor)
Chandrasekhar Tampi, Senior Partner
Ankur Khandelwal, Partner
28 April 2020
Injunctive relief against invocation of bank guarantee on the basis of special equities under section 9 of the arbitration act
Preetam D’Souza, Partner
Ranjit Mahishi, Principal Associate
24 April 2020
Lockdown 2.0-MHA Notification -Some Ambiguities and Discrepancies Persist While New Ones Crop Up (Mondaq)
Manish Dembla, Partner
23 April 2020
Impact of Supreme Court’s order of March 23, 2020
Dhruv Wahi, Senior Partner
Daniel George, Senior Associate
20 April 2020
Covid 19-Company Law Update on the New Circular Issued by the MCA (IN) (Mondaq)
8 April 2020
E-Courts: A possible solution for pending litigation amid Covid-19?
Dhruv Wahi, Senior Partner
Vishal Bhardwaj, Associate
8 April 2020
Impact of Force Majeure in Indian commercial contracts
Preetam D’Souza, Partner
Ranjit Mahishi, Principal Associate
3 April 2020
Functioning of Courts in India and Abroad during Covid-19 Pandemic
Dhruv Wahi, Senior Partner
Paras Joshi, Associate
30 March 2020
9.After Drop in Sales, Will Covid-19 Lead to Eviction of Retailers from Malls (Mondaq)
24 March 2020
COVID-19: An Update for India March 24, 2020
Vijay B. Ravi, Senior Partner
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