The Law League India Blog

The Law League India Blog invites submissions from students, legal professionals and practitioners on a rolling basis on topics of contemporary relevance. Submissions can be in the form of articles, opinions, case comments and short notes on the aforementioned topics.We welcome original thought pieces and editorials. We request that blog posts generally range from 750-1500 words. Longer, more formal feature-length academic articles should be submitted to the journal. The guidelines for the blog can be found here


‘Emerging technology’ is a term that is relative to time and is constantly prone to change. Currently, it consists of developments in artificial intelligence, robotics, zero emission cars, etc. Law and policy are mechanisms of regulating emerging technologies. They provide a structure within which technology should be used; and lay down the repercussions of deviating from the provided structures...


PC: Agnibh Kumar

Jet Airways: Stakeholder's Dilemma

|April 24, 2019

From aircraft engineers writing to the DGCA about ‘Flight Safety Risk’ to the lack of funds
leading to employees to go on a strike and culminating in the suspension of flights, Jet
Airways has been in the midst of raging problems.

In mid-March,



Meaning and Importance of Negotiation

|April 12, 2019

The word Negotiation is derived from two Latin terms, “negare otium”, which if literally translated means, “to deny leisure”. In French and Spanish, deny leisure means “business”.

The Business Dictionary[1] defines negotiation as...


Tax planning

End of the Road for Treaty Shopping

|April 9, 2019

Last thirty odd years saw India opening up its shores for foreign investment in a big way and to incentivize such investment, a lot of Double Taxable Avoidance Agreements (DTAAs) were executed.

India saw humongous...




SEBI Seeks a Proactive Role in Fraud Detection

| April 4, 2019

Bhumesh Verma (International Corporate Lawyer| Author| Guest Faculty| New Delhi| India) While there seems to be no end to financial frauds in India – one after the other keeps coming to light – Indian corporate and particularly banking system continues to reel under the financial turmoil.

The most worrying...