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Bite of the bit - the steady rise of Bilateral Investment Treaties and a proinvestor regime in the global economy

  • Nishith Desai Associates
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  • Global, India
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  • March 20 2015

Bilateral Investment Treaties (BITs) have gained significant prominence in an ever increasing globalized world and rising importance of that “protect

The Indian medical device industry - regulatory, legal and tax overview

  • Nishith Desai Associates
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  • India
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  • March 19 2015

The Indian medical devices sector is worth approximately USD 3 Billion and is growing at a CAGR of 15. The medical devices market in India is

Indian tax on indirect transfers of shares: the decision of the Indian Supreme Court in Vodafone and India’s proposed retrospective counteracting legislation

  • Sullivan & Cromwell LLP
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  • India
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  • May 4 2012

On 20 January 2012 the Indian Supreme Court found that India had no basis to tax the sale by a non- Indian subsidiary of indirect interests in an Indian telecoms company, Hutchison Essar

International regulatory update 7 - 11 January 2013

  • Clifford Chance LLP
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  • European Union, France, Global, India, Poland, Singapore, United Kingdom, USA
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  • January 14 2013

EMIR: Extension of scrutiny period for Commission Delegated Regulations Basel III: Basel Committee releases revised version of Liquidity Coverage

Top 10 lessons learned from the Vodafone, Aditya Birla and other tax cases in India

  • Pepper Hamilton LLP
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  • India
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  • September 29 2011

The rulings of the Bombay High Court in the famous US$2.5 billion tax assessment case against Vodafone in Vodafone v. Union of India and the rulings more recently in Aditya Birla Nuvo Limited v. DDIT and Union of India, New Cingular Wireless Services Inc. v. DDIT and Tata Industries Ltd. v. DDIT are all full of cautionary tales for foreign investors looking to buy Indian-related assets

International regulatory update - 27 31 October 2014

  • Clifford Chance LLP
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  • China, European Union, Global, Hong Kong, India, Luxembourg, Singapore, South Korea, United Kingdom, USA
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  • November 4 2014

The European Banking Authority (EBA) has published the results of the 2014 EU-wide stress test of 123 banks. In addition, the European Central Bank

Court rules against Vodafone in India tax case

  • Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP
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  • India
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  • December 12 2008

Vodafone is facing a hefty tax bill on its acquisition of a majority stake in Indian wireless carrier Hutchison Essar after the Mumbai High Court decided last week to uphold US $2 billion in capital gains taxes assessed on that transaction by the Indian Income Tax Department

Vodafone ordered to deposit $554 million in Indian tax case

  • Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP
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  • India
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  • November 19 2010

Pending a final decision on Vodafone’s appeal against a government directive that holds Vodafone liable for US$2.5 billion in taxes and interest accruing from the company’s 2007 acquisition of Hutchison Essar, the Supreme Court of India ordered Vodafone on Monday to submit a deposit of $554.1 million within three weeks as well as bank guarantees within eight weeks that would cover the outstanding portion of the government’s tax claim

Supreme Court of India's Vodafone judgment: implications for international investors

  • White & Case LLP
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  • India
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  • February 9 2012

On January 20, 2012, the Supreme Court of India (the “Supreme Court”) delivered a landmark judgment in Vodafone International B.V. v. Union of India & Anr

Indian Supreme Court holds for Vodafone

  • King & Spalding LLP
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  • India
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  • February 20 2012

On January 20, the Indian Supreme Court handed down a major victory for foreign investors in the landmark case of Vodafone International Holdings B.V