Complaints made to the ICAI shall be enquired with an unbiased behaviour and by following the established principles of law

The Hon’ble Madras High Court in V. Venkata Siva Kumar v. Union of India & Ors. [W.P. No. 32279 of 2013 dated January 21, 2022] quashed the decision of Disciplinary Board of the ICAI against the Chart

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SC revived Limitation extension Order till February 28, 2022

The Hon’ble Supreme Court in the matter of Re Cognizance For Extension of Limitation [Miscellaneous Application No. 21 of 2022 in Miscellaneous Application No. 665 of 2021 in Suo Motu Writ Petition

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Authorised officer conducting the search & seizure cannot retain the documents/ assets beyond 15 days and encash IVPs for adjustment against tax liability

The Hon’ble Kerala High Court in Dr. R.P. Patel & Ors. v. the Assistant Director of Income Tax (Investigations) & Ors. [WA No. 352 of 2005 dated July 30, 2021] set aside the judgment of the learned

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Sale of developed plots without receiving any advance from their customers for undertaking development activities is neither a supply of goods nor a supply of service

The Kerala Authority of Advance Ruling (“Kerala, AAR”) in the matter of M/s Dharmic Living Private Limited [Advance Ruling No. KER/117/2021 Dated May 28, 2021], ruled that the sale of developed plots

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Directors/ managers can’t be prosecuted and punished merely because the Company violated the law

The Hon’ble Supreme Court (“SC”) in the matter of Dayle De’Souza v. Government of India [SPECIAL LEAVE PETITION (CRL.) NO. 3913 OF 2020 dated October 29, 2021], held that a person cannot be prosecuted

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Payment of price is an essential part of a sale, thus sale deed executed without payment of price is void: Supreme Court

In Kewal Krishan v. Rajesh Kumar & Ors. Etc. [Civil Appeal Nos. 6989-6992 of 2021 arising out of S.L.P. (C) Nos. 2033-2036 of 2016 dated November 22, 2021] Hon’ble Supreme Court held that the payment

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As per Consumer Protection Act losing a case on merit could not be termed as deficiency in service by the advocate: Supreme Court

Hon’ble Supreme Court in Nandlal Lohariya v. Jagdish Chand Purohit and Ors. [S.L.P. (C) Diary No. 24842 of 2020, decided on November 8, 2021] held that in each and every case where a litigant has lost

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SC: Preliminary Enquiry by CBI not mandatory in every corruption case, revived FIR

In Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) v. Thommandru Hannah Vijayalakshmi [Criminal Appeal No. 1045 of 2021 dated October 08, 2021], Central Bureau of Investigation ("the Appellant") filed an appeal

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ICAI to give clear reason while recommending the de-registration of a CA in its report

The Hon’ble Supreme Court of India, in the case of D.K. Agrawal v. Council of The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India [Civil Appeal No. 6337 of 2021 decided on September 23, 2021] has held

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Guidelines on grant of bail to accused not arrested during investigation post filing of Chargesheet

In Satender Kumar Antil v. Central Bureau of Investigation and Anr. [Special Leave to Appeal (Crl.) No(s). 5191/2021 dated October 07, 2021], the Hon’ble Supreme Court of India in the current

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Benefit of Suo moto extension order passed by the SC for the Covid period cannot be taken by the Department

In Gobindo Das & Ors. v. Union of India & Ors. [W.P. A No. 11578 of 2021 dated October 01, 2021], Gobindo Das (“the Petitioner”) has filed the current writ petition challenging the Provisional

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Order recalling Suo Motu Extension of Limitation Period to be given effect from October 1, 2021

The Hon’ble Supreme Court in the matter of RE COGNIZANCE FOR EXTENSION OF LIMITATION [Miscellaneous Application No. 665/2021 in SMW(C) No. 3/2020 dated April 27, 2021] under Article 142 read

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