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Asia Chronicle: Issue 3 - AprilJune 2016
  • Morgan Lewis & Bockius LLP
  • China, India, Japan, Mauritius, Singapore
  • July 15 2016

It is common knowledge that Singapore and Mauritius are the two largest FDI contributors into India. As per the statistics published by the Indian


Doing business in India
  • Nishith Desai Associates
  • Canada, Germany, India, Japan, Mauritius, Netherlands, Singapore, Switzerland, United Kingdom, USA
  • April 30 2015

India is the seventh largest country by area and the second-most populous country in the world. It has a large and growing middle-class with an


The Indian medical device industry - regulatory, legal and tax overview
  • Nishith Desai Associates
  • India
  • 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


India-Mauritius Tax Treaty amended-Capital gains tax exemption withdrawn
  • Vaish Associates Advocates
  • India, Mauritius
  • May 12 2016

It is the end of the road for the ‘Mauritius route’ followed by foreign enterprises for making investment in shares of Indian companies. In a


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


SEBI’s Bright Line Tests for ‘Control’ - An Analysis
  • Lakshmikumaran & Sridharan
  • India
  • April 26 2016

The idea of corporate control has been subject to a longstanding debate in India and elsewhere. A fluid concept such as ‘control’ is a term of wide


Stamp duty and rebate on orders of amalgamation
  • Vaish Associates Advocates
  • India
  • April 21 2016

The full bench of Bombay High Court in the case of Chief Controlling Revenue Authority v. Reliance Industries Limited (Civil Reference No 1 of 2007 in


Bite of the bit - the steady rise of Bilateral Investment Treaties and a proinvestor regime in the global economy
  • Nishith Desai Associates
  • Global, India
  • March 20 2015

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


Government Fast Tracks International Tax Clarifications
  • Khaitan & Co
  • India
  • July 5 2016

On 1 July 2016, the Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT) has issued a press release stating that India and Cyprus have reached an in-principle


India’s New BIT and Arbitration Law Send Mixed Signals to Foreign Investors
  • Hogan Lovells
  • India
  • January 19 2016

On December 28, 2015, the Government of India released the text for its revised model Bilateral Investment Treaty (BIT). In this release, the