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



2 May 2020
Government of Karnataka
Bangalore: Permitted activities during lockdown 3.0. The salient features are: Bangalore is a "red zone", which means that in designated "containment zones" within the city, there will be a complete lockdown with no ingress and egress permitted. Subject to the aforesaid, private offices can operate with 33% staff and the remaining staff should work from home. No fresh approvals will be required for the permitted activities. Specific directives have been issued for the management of Covid-19 at the workplace. Lastly and most importantly, the use of "Arogya Setu App" has been made mandatory for all employees. The head of the organization shall be responsible for ensuring 100% compliance of this app among the employees.
Labour & Employment – State & Union Territories
1 May 2020
Ministry of Home Affairs
India Lockdown - extended by 2 weeks from May 4, 2020. The relevant portions state that (other than in "containment zones"): - SEZs and Export Oriented Units (EOUs) are permitted to operate. - Private offices are permitted to operate with 33% strength.
Regulatory Affairs
30 April 2020
Ministry of Corporate Affairs
Extension of the last date of filing of Form NFRA-2
Corporate Commercial
29 April 2020
Ministry of Home Affairs
Order on movement of migrant workers, pilgrims, tourists, students and other persons
Labour & Employment - Centre
29 April 2020
Ministry of Corporate Affairs
Companies (Appointment and Qualification of Directors) 2nd Amendment Rules 2020
Corporate Commercial
28 April 2020
Ministry of Corporate Affairs
NFRA invites comments from regulated entities on the Draft Procedure for Submission of Audit Files
Corporate Commercial
27 April 2020
Government of Karnataka
Rental Waiver: IT/ITeS companies/ establishments in Govt. IT Parks
Labour & Employment – State & Union Territories
27 April 2020
Government of Karnataka
Enabling industrial operations to restart in Covid-19 unaffected districts
Labour & Employment – State & Union Territories
25 April 2020
Government of Goa
Consolidated guidelines on opening of shops in Goa
Labour & Employment – State & Union Territories
23 April 2020
Ministry of Finance (Department of Expenditure)
Freezing of Dearness Allowance to Central Government employees and Dearness Relief to Central Government pensioners
Labour & Employment - Centre
23 April 2020
Ministry of Home Affairs
Clarification by Home Secretary on MHA order dated April 15, stipulating measures for containment of Covid-19
Labour & Employment - Centre
23 April 2020
Collectorate, District Nanded, Government of Maharashtra
Permission of continuation of agriculture related activities
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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