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Workshop For Lawyers On The Rights And Protection On The Lgbtqia+ Community

Ganesan and Manuraj Legal LLP is organising a one-day sensitisation Workshop for Lawyers on the Rights and Protection of the LGBTQIA+ Community on the 19th of March, 2022 at THE Park Chennai....

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Society Even Now Is Grappling To Come To Terms With Same-Sex Orientation: Madras High Court To Hear Same-Sex Couple’s Plea For Protection

In a case filed by Ganesan and Manuraj Legal LLP, the Hon'ble High Court was pleased to grant police protection and observed that the Case in hand requires to be...

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police protection to same sex couple

In a welcoming move, the Madras High Court was pleased to grant police protection for a same sex couple in a case filed by Ganesan and Manuraj Legal LLP. Mr...

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Sri Nilanjan Bhattacharya Versus The State of Karnataka and Others

Civil Appeal No 3284 of 2020 (Arising out of SLP (C) No 7146 of 2020) Sri Nilanjan Bhattacharya versus The State of Karnataka and Others Facts of the Case :...

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Vijay Mallya may use these 3 options to stall extradition

HIGHLIGHTS Vijay Mallya may have three last options to stall extraditionOne of the options is appealing to the UK Home Secretary Priti Patel. Mallya's appeal against extradition at Supreme Court level...

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The Data Protection regime and compliance in India

The landmark judgment delivered in Justice (Retd.) KS Puttaswamy v. Union of India has endorsed the notion that the threat of breach of confidential data has become a major concern...

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COVID’19 – Can the Government protect migrants from Eviction?

Across the world, countries and governments have adopted social distancing as an important measure to control the community transmission of COVID-19. In India, the Union Government, using powers under Disaster...

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Covid’19 – access to justice through virtual court hearings

Time for India to embrace Virtual Courts even after the Coronavirus lockdown? The COVID-19 pandemic has had a significant impact on the legal fraternity of India. Following the imposition of...

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Not an unfettered right

Sovereignty is subject to constraints The UN High Commissioner for Human Rights, Michelle Bachelet,filed an application seeking to intervene as amicus curiae in ...

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COVID 19 : Administrative Orders for Adjournment are Problematic

The impact of Covid-19 is being felt across the world and a variety of institutions, including judicial fora, have advocated urgent steps to contain the spread of the infection. With...

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The Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code (Amendment) Ordinance 2019

Government of India – Ministry of Law and Justice has brought into force The Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code (Amendment) Ordinance 2019...

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Report of the Company Law Committee – Further examination on Re-categorisation of certain ‘criminal compoundable offences’ to ‘civil wrongs’ carrying civil liabilities

Government of India – Ministry of Corporate Affairs has published the Report of the Company Law Committee to examine and make recommendations to the Government on...

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Coronavirus and travel restrictions:

The Government of India on 11th March 2020 issued a Revised Travel Advisory in order to prevent and manage COVID-19. The major changes are All existing visas, except diplomatic, official,...

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Gubernatorial restructuring

The appointment and tenure of Governors need to undergo radical reform The actions of the Maharashtra Governor over the last few days have invited...

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Secularism in the time of security

It is to be seen whether the bogey of security will allow the BJP to circumvent constitutional strictures After the verdicts on Ayodhya and Sabarimala, the focus will now shift...

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Gubernatorial appointments by the President of India

The recent nomination of Governors calls for a review of the gubernatorial appointments process The recent appointment of five Governors by the President must be viewed with grave ...

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Transgender Marriage Legal

Transgender Marriage Legal, holds the Madurai Bench of the Madras High Court. Path-breaking for the LGBTQ community A judgment of the Madras High Court, Madurai Bench...

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“Liberating temples” goes against the social justice ethos of the Dravidian movement

Calls to ‘liberate’ temples from the state goes against the social justice ethos of the Dravidian movement and the law The constitutional wall that separates the state from religion has...

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MCR on Indian constitutional reforms and the Montagu Declaration – the Magna Carta of modern India.

Marking the 100th year of the Montagu-Chelmsford Report This month marks the 100th year of the publication of the ‘Report on Indian constitutional reforms’, commonly...

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Vijay Mallya may use these 3 options to stall Extradition

February 3, 2019

HIGHLIGHTS Vijay Mallya may have three last options to stall extraditionOne of the options is appealing to the UK Home Secretary Priti Patel. Mallya's appeal against extradition at Supreme Court level[...]

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Sri Nilanjan Bhattacharya Versus The State Of Karnataka And Others

February 3, 2019

Civil Appeal No 3284 of 2020 (Arising out of SLP (C) No 7146 of 2020) Sri Nilanjan Bhattacharya versus The State of Karnataka and Others Facts of the Case[...]

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The Data Protection Regime And Compliance In India

February 3, 2019

Civil Appeal No 3284 of 2020 (Arising out of SLP (C) No 7146 of 2020) Sri Nilanjan Bhattacharya versus The State of Karnataka and Others Facts of the Case[...]

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LGBTQIA+ Rights in India: The Road Ahead

June 3, 2021

In March 2021, Oscar Davies, an English Barrister-at-law (called to the bar in 2018), became the first person known to be listed at Chambers in the [...]

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In India, looking beyond the binary to a Spectrum

June 19, 2021

Last month, when the cases surrounding the question of same-sex marriages came up before the High Court of Delhi,[...]

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Right to be Forgotten and Digital Privacy

June 21, 2021

Last month, an interim order was issued by the High Court of Delhi directing Google and IndianKanoon to remove access to [...]

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Why hasn’t marital rape been criminalized in India yet?

September 10, 2021

Parliament and courts have missed opportunities to bring in changes on this sensitive issue[...]

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Archakas of all hues

September 13 2021

On August 14, 2021, the Tamil Nadu government appointed 24 trained archakas (priests) in temples across the State which come under the[...]

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Face – Off Part I: TN passes bill exempting students from NEET. Is the State Right?

October 21, 2021

By Manuraj Shunmugasundaram, advocate, Madras high court and spokesperson, DMK NEET has made medical education unaffordable[...]

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Is there A ‘Right to Die with Dignity’?

30 October, 2021

Over the last eighteen months of the pandemic, we have seen a drastic increase in the number of patients entering critical care and requiring[...]

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Compulsory ADR and Mediation in a Post – Pandemic World

December 13 2021

The benefits of alternative dispute resolution (ADR) are recognised and continue to be recognised by courts in the UK as well as[...]

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A case for house arrest in India

February 14 2022

With 69% of the inmates in our prisons being undertrials, it is time that courts seriously consider[...]

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A new track for capital punishment jurisprudence

May 7, 2022

A new track for capital punishment jurisprudence.The Supreme Court of India’s intervention paves [...]

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Push for federalism: Supreme Court judgment in Perarivalan case shifts compass of judicial thinking

June 06 2022

Through the recent judgment in A.G. Perarivalan vs. State & Anr. (2022), the Supreme Court has fortified[...]

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India, that is not a Hindu Rashtra

July 14 2022

What India needs now is not a ‘Bharat’ of ‘Indic Consciousness’, but a Union of States that will deliver gender equality[...]

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The Dravidian Movement and Aryan Illusions

July 23, 2022

The gubernatorial remarks on Aryan-Dravidian differences can only be described as a case[...]

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Ganesan and Manuraj Legal LLP | Newsletter | Arbitration | December 2021 Vol.1

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Ganesan and Manuraj Legal LLP | Newsletter | Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code | January 2022, Vol. 1

Ganesan and Manuraj Legal LLP and Koan Advisory conducted a multi-stakeholder Conclave on Online Gaming on December 4, 2021. The participants discussed and debated on the legal and social issues concerning online gaming and sports in India.