Updates



Quick updates to help our readers stay up to date on various legal and regulatory developments. It is not intended to be an analysis on the subject, but merely a brief snapshot.

19th May, 2020

Execution of Documents in Karnataka (in the time of Covid-19)

  • Real Estate

The lockdown in India has severely impacted economic activity and upended the ways by which business was traditionally carried out. This has necess...

05th Apr, 2020

Nahar Builders Ltd. v. Housing Development and Infrastructure Ltd.

  • Corporate Restructuring & Insolvency,
  • Real Estate

On 21st January 2020, the High Court at Bombay gave its decision in the case of Nahar Builders Ltd. v. Housing Development and Infrastructure Ltd. ...

05th Apr, 2020

Stamp of Approval - Finality on the law of stamping of arbitration agreements

  • Real Estate,
  • Disputes

On February 14, 2020, the Hon’ble Supreme Court in ‘Dharmaratnakara Rai Bahadur Arcot Narainswamy v Bhaskar Raju’ reported in 2020 SCC Online SC 18...

17th Mar, 2020

Section 74(1) of the RFCTLRR Act, 2013 excludes Section 5 of the Limitation Act

  • Real Estate,
  • Disputes

08th Apr, 2019

One sided clauses in builder-buyer agreement is an unfair trade practice

  • Real Estate,
  • Disputes

On April 2, 2019, the Supreme Court passed a judgment in the matter of Pioneer Urban Land & Infrastructure Limited v. Govindan Raghavan (C.A. No. 1...

13th Feb, 2019

Mumbai Municipal Corporation (Second Amendment) Act, 2018

  • Real Estate

On December 17, 2018, pursuant to receipt of the consent of the governor of Maharashtra, the Mumbai Municipal Corporation (Second Amendment) Act, 2...

06th Feb, 2019

Cal HC on whether non-stampability of document ground for rejection of Section 11 application, where the instrument not required to be stamped at the time of execution

  • Real Estate,
  • Disputes

The Hon’ble High Court of Calcutta (“Court”), in the case of Sri. Bimal Chandra Roy v. Smt. Sobha Ghatak & Anr. (A.P. No. 927 of 2017), held that a...

04th Feb, 2019

Bombay HC - Additional structures without consent of the flat holders

  • Real Estate,
  • Disputes

The Hon’ble Bombay High Court on January 25, 2019 passed a judgment in the matter of Shri Vitthal Laxman Patil v Kores (India) Pvt. Ltd Real Estate...

29th Jan, 2019

SC on whether execution of an agreement for sale of tenanted premises between lessor and lessee ipso facto result in determination of the lease

  • Real Estate,
  • Disputes

On January 28, 2019, the Hon’ble Supreme Court of India passed a judgment in the matter of Dr. H.K. Sharma v. Shri Ram Lal (Civil Appeal Nos. 1237-...

03rd Oct, 2018

Supreme Court on effect of non-registration

  • Real Estate,
  • Disputes

28th Aug, 2018

Tamil Nadu - Stamp Duty and Registration Fees

  • Real Estate

13th Aug, 2018

Bombay High Court - Long term leases covered by RERA

  • Real Estate



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