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Bar Council of India/Photo: Anil Shakya

Lawyer MPs/MLAs can practise if they don’t engage in an impeachment process, says bar...

Above: Bar Council of India/Photo: Anil Shakya   In the issue of whether MPs/MLAs, who are also lawmakers, can practice law at courts, the Bar...
Illustration by Anthony Lawrence

Out Of Bounds!

The Supreme Court has upheld a Madras High Court judgment which denied permission to foreign lawyers to practice in the country but allowed them...
Lawyers of Patna High Court protesting against the proposed Advocates Amendment Bill/Photo: UNI

Striking Conclusions

Above: Lawyers of Patna High Court protesting against the proposed Advocates Amendment Bill/Photo: UNI The Bar Council sub-committee’s reasons for rejecting the Law Commission report...
Supreme Court

Enrolment the biggest hurdle in foreign lawyers practicing in India and vice-versa

The Supreme Court bench of Justices Adarsh Kumar Goel and Uday Umesh Lalit took up the foreign lawyers’ case again on Thursday (February 1)...
Bar Council of India office in New Delhi/Photo: Anil Shakya

Another petition against lawmakers practising in court arrives at BCI office

Above: Bar Council of India office in New Delhi/Photo: Anil Shakya The issue of MPs and MLAs who are lawyers, also appearing before courts...
Lawyers in Delhi struck work recently over the Law Commission’s recommendations

Advocates’ Act: Tussle over Rights

The Law Commission’s Bill to amend this Act has led to protests and a sense of grievance among sections of the judiciary    ~By Venkatasubramanian In...
Lawyers raising slogans during a protest march in New Delhi. Photo: UNI

BCI suggests stringent rules for Advocates Act

The increasing lawlessness and other aberrations shown by advocates had prompted the Supreme Court to ask the Law Commission to review the Advocates Act....
Legal luminary and legal educator Prof. NR Madhava Menon

Continuing Education for Lawyers Crucial: Prof. NR Madhava Menon

  At a felicitation ceremony for this “Father of Modern Legal Education in India”, many issues were discussed including the need for more law schools...

Supreme Court issues notice to BCI on petition urging “strict compliance” of Section 8A...

The Supreme Court today issued notice on a petition urging "strict compliance” of Section 8A of Advocates’ Act, 1961, and hence restrain members of...

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Bar Council of India/Photo: Anil Shakya

Lawyer MPs/MLAs can practise if they don’t engage in an impeachment process, says bar...

Above: Bar Council of India/Photo: Anil Shakya   In the issue of whether MPs/MLAs, who are also lawmakers, can practice law at courts, the Bar...
Illustration by Anthony Lawrence

Out Of Bounds!

The Supreme Court has upheld a Madras High Court judgment which denied permission to foreign lawyers to practice in the country but allowed them...
Lawyers of Patna High Court protesting against the proposed Advocates Amendment Bill/Photo: UNI

Striking Conclusions

Above: Lawyers of Patna High Court protesting against the proposed Advocates Amendment Bill/Photo: UNI The Bar Council sub-committee’s reasons for rejecting the Law Commission report...
Supreme Court

Enrolment the biggest hurdle in foreign lawyers practicing in India and vice-versa

The Supreme Court bench of Justices Adarsh Kumar Goel and Uday Umesh Lalit took up the foreign lawyers’ case again on Thursday (February 1)...
Bar Council of India office in New Delhi/Photo: Anil Shakya

Another petition against lawmakers practising in court arrives at BCI office

Above: Bar Council of India office in New Delhi/Photo: Anil Shakya The issue of MPs and MLAs who are lawyers, also appearing before courts...
Lawyers in Delhi struck work recently over the Law Commission’s recommendations

Advocates’ Act: Tussle over Rights

The Law Commission’s Bill to amend this Act has led to protests and a sense of grievance among sections of the judiciary    ~By Venkatasubramanian In...
Lawyers raising slogans during a protest march in New Delhi. Photo: UNI

BCI suggests stringent rules for Advocates Act

The increasing lawlessness and other aberrations shown by advocates had prompted the Supreme Court to ask the Law Commission to review the Advocates Act....
Legal luminary and legal educator Prof. NR Madhava Menon

Continuing Education for Lawyers Crucial: Prof. NR Madhava Menon

  At a felicitation ceremony for this “Father of Modern Legal Education in India”, many issues were discussed including the need for more law schools...

Supreme Court issues notice to BCI on petition urging “strict compliance” of Section 8A...

The Supreme Court today issued notice on a petition urging "strict compliance” of Section 8A of Advocates’ Act, 1961, and hence restrain members of...

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