Another challenge is the language: the number of Indians in India who speak English, far exceeds the entire population of USA, but we have our way of speaking it; and it is reflected in the court documents.
A couple of years ago, I heard some chatter that students from a university in Toronto, Canada, were developing and integrating legal databases with #IBMWatson, developing a capability to provide solutions to legal issues with case-law support. This is, essentially, “legal advice”!
It is physically impossible for judges to hear nearly 70 cases a day, and pass judgments on each one of them within a span of even one year. This is the reason why sometimes months pass before a case comes up for hearing before the Court.
We are told to stop eating processed food, not eat foods that have monosodium glutamate but are encouraged to eat fresh fruits and vegetables. No one tells us the nearly deadly effects of eating fruits and vegetables that contain poison, artificial colours etc.
Getting a Will written is arguably the best gift that you can give to your family after your lifetime. Whenever we think of a Will, we are often confronted with the very real fear of our own mortality, so, we do our best to avoid thinking about it.
A harasser loses his job, gets paid a 6-month severance pay, and lands up with another job without having the sexual harassment complaint on his record. Oh! I am personally aware of at least two managers who worked for multi-national companies who were accused of sexual harassment.
Our employment market is preferred by overseas employers and customers because Indian Labour Laws do not protect the employees at the same levels as in the US or the UK. Talent is surplus; hiring and firing is mostly a non-complicated process,
The BBMP must get its act together; they need to stop giving approvals to projects proposed to be built on these SWDs. And the unsuspecting prospective purchasers, you have no excuse, you need to get your property documents thoroughly vetted for any ancient remains of a SWD.
People are often more excited about performing their respective duties in their contracts than with the contract itself. Only when things go bad, not remembering the basics of contracts will come to bite them in the back. Recently, one of