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Postal ballots cannot replace actual shareholder meetings
  • Nishith Desai Associates
  • India
  • July 17 2014

All companies to follow postal ballot requirements along with convening physical shareholder meetings. Postal ballot - an additional facility which a


UK telecommunications company Vodafone recently receives favorable ruling from Supreme Court of India
  • Fox Rothschild LLP
  • India
  • June 26 2012

This past January, the Supreme Court in India ruled in Vodafone International Holdings B.V v. Union of India,Civil Appeal No. 733 of 2012 (arising from S.L.P. (C) No. 26529 of 2010) that the sale of stock of a company that was non-resident in India to another non-resident company was not subject to income tax in India


Post-acquisition indemnity does not cover future events holds Delaware Chancery Court
  • Nishith Desai Associates
  • India, USA
  • January 17 2013

In a recent landmark ruling, Walter A. Winshall v. Viacom International Inc.1, the Delaware Court of Chancery has explained the scope of the


Booster dose for private equity: pass through status upheld
  • Nishith Desai Associates
  • India
  • October 23 2014

Bangalore Tribunal holds that capital contributions made by contributors to a trust shall be taxed at the hands of the contributors as revocable


International regulatory update - 27 31 October 2014
  • Clifford Chance LLP
  • China, South Korea, United Kingdom, USA, European Union, Global, Hong Kong, India, Luxembourg, Singapore
  • 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


Vodafone not liable for taxes on Essar purchase, says India Supreme Court
  • Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP
  • India
  • January 27 2012

A long-running battle between British wireless giant Vodafone and India’s tax authority ended in victory for Vodafone, as India’s Supreme Court decreed that Vodafone does not owe US$4.4 billion in taxes and penalties accruing from its $10.9 billion acquisition of Hutchison Essar in 2007


India's Supreme Court rules for Vodafone - a welcome signal for global investors
  • Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP
  • India
  • January 31 2012

The Indian Supreme Court’s decision in the Vodafone case brings to an end the long saga that has kept global investors on edge about the taxation of foreign acquisitions in India


Indian international arbitration
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • India, United Kingdom
  • July 16 2012

This e-bulletin discusses the arbitration-friendly decisions of the Calcutta and Delhi High Courts in Coal India Ltd v Canadian Commercial Corporation and Indiabulls Financial Services Ltd v Amaprop Ltd


Vodafone ordered to deposit $554 million in Indian tax case
  • Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP
  • India
  • 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


Indian Supreme Court holds for Vodafone
  • King & Spalding LLP
  • India
  • 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