Aman Gupta “The implications and importance of changes brought under the Insider trading regulations are manifold, where the SEBI has taken the recourse to a stricter and accountability-oriented framework regime. Here, the […]
Efficient Public Service Delivery: LSPR in Conversation with Yamini Aiyar
Vrishank Singhania and Prannv Dhawan speak with Yamini Aiyar in an exclusive interview for LSPR Yamini Aiyar is the President and Chief Executive of the Centre for Policy Research. She is a […]
“Hungary” and Homeless: The Problem of Criminilization
Sumit Chatterjee Any law which seeks to criminalise rough sleeping, begging in public, loitering in the streets and other such conduct is problematic as it perpetuates a vicious cycle of poverty and […]
Death Penalty as Punishment for Child Rapists?
Rajat Maloo A disproportionate and ineffective measure, death penalty for child rapists is plagued by a host of jurisprudential, penological, and practical problems The State aims to regulate the conduct of the […]
The RTE Amendment Act, 2019: A Monument of Governmental Failure?
Dr.Niranjanaradhya.V.P. In passing the RTE amendment, the Indian parliament failed to understand the pedagogical and human rights principles recognised by the Supreme Court in 2012. The Right of Children to Free and […]
Review of the DNA Technology (Use and Application) Regulation Bill, 2018
Nidhi Tambi The DNA Bill is riddled with a host of problems, both legal and procedural. It should be subjected to further policy analysis and legislative scrutiny before being enacted into law. […]
Rethinking Commercial Surrogacy: From Criminalization to a Contractual Solution
Anmol Jain and Aditya Saraswat Bringing escrow agreements to rescue affected surrogates instead of creating more crime It would not be wrong to state that the last winter session of the 16th […]
The Upper Caste Quota: A ‘Mini-Constitution’ on the Horizon?
Kashish Makkar The proposed amendment will be a herculean task for the NDA, and if successful, the amendment could be called nothing short of a “mini-constitution”. A 10% reservation for economically weak […]
Arbitration and International Tax Disputes: India’s approach towards the BEPS Convention
Amrit Singh India should introduce arbitration within its tax treaties Base erosion and profit shifting (BEPS) refers to tax avoidance strategies that exploit gaps and mismatches in tax rules to artificially shift profits […]
The Internet of Things & Smart Cities
Navneet Hrishikesan Increasing urbanisation is a huge challenge and some, including the Indian government, are now considering the use of Smart City technologies as a tool to improve the quality of life […]