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Regulatory Framework for ease of Digital Payments

Digital payments are need of the hour. With advancement of technology, the regulations in this sector have been developing as a step by step process. There have been some key legal developments in this space focusing on regulatory sandbox for fintech, regulations of payment intermediaries by the RBI, regulations for prepaid payment instruments by the RBI among others.

Watch now this interesting video on LawWiser on “Regulatory framework for ease of digital payments” with Ugen Bhutia, Legal Head, SBI Card. Our host Sania Husaini in conversation with Mr Bhutia explores the framework for digital payments.

They discuss the development of this sector and important regulations that have played key role in its development. They also focus on regulations for payment intermediaries by RBI. Lastly, he also shares the changes that are required for further development of this sector. Watch this now !

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Crypto Frauds (Cryptocurrency Frauds)

Cryptocurrency is a digital currency that is capable of performing the functions of a real currency. It works using blockchain technology. Payments by cryptocurrencies take place without any interference from an authorized agency. This kind of decentralized structure enables them to exist outside the government’s and authorities’ control.

Crypto frauds have taken a quantum leap in India due to the increase of investments by Indians in cryptocurrency and the lack of regulations. Crypto frauds have become a popular way to trick people into sending money by using different ways.

Watch this LawWiser #InAMinute video where Rajat Pradhan, Principal Associate at Phoenix Legal explains and helps us understand the rise of crypto frauds in India. In this video powered by Phoenix Legal, he explains cryptocurrency and the lack of legal framework regarding the disputes involved in its transactions. He also shares insights on the current situation of crypto frauds in the country with reference to a recent case before a Delhi Court.

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Pre Pack Insolvency and its Implications – Parvesh Kheterpal and Bomi F. Daruwala

An ordinance has recently been promulgated for allowing the use of pre-packs as an insolvency resolution mechanism for Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs).

 

The defaults threshold is up to Rs 1 crore, under the Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code. This system of insolvency proceedings is becoming an increasingly popular mechanism for insolvency resolution in the UK and Europe over the past decade.

Watchnow LawWiser video where we discuss the Pre-packs Insolvency and its implications with Bomi Daruwala, Managing partner, Vaish Associates and Parvesh Khetrapal, Head legal and CS, Feedback Infra Group.

 

They discuss the idea behind the process, its benefits, how it protects the creditors from the misuse and what will be the impact of the second wave of pandemic on this new resolution process.

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In A Minute – Invoking Personal Guarantees of Promoters, Vasanth Rajasekaran

The issue of creditors invoking the personal guarantee of promoters has been settled by the #SupremeCourt. This judgment is a relief for many creditors in #IBC cases.

 

Watch LawWiser IN A MINUTE powered by Phoenix Legal on Invoking Personal Guarantees of Promoters.

Vasanth Rajasekharan, Partner, Phoenix Legal takes us through the highlights of the judgment passed in Lalit Kumar Jain v. Union of India Transfer Case (Civil) No. 245/2020 and key points to note.

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In Conversation – Pre-Packaged Insovency

Watch this video where Mr. Mukund P Unny talks about Pre-pack insolvency.

 

He touches upon various important points right from the basics. It’s a newly announced policy and the effect of it is yet to be seen. In light of that, he analyses the impact on MSMEs as well as the process in detail.

As parting thoughts, he also spoke to us about the benefits as well as disadvantages of a policy like this.

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The Emergence of Commercial Justice Through IBC

Watch our new video on the recently launched Book titled “The Emergence of Commercial Justice: Insolvency And Arbitration” by Vivek Sood, Senior Advocate. The book explores and analyses game-changing judgments delivered by the Supreme Court in establishing the concept of Commercial Justice.

 

Our Guest speakers include the author of the Book Vivek Sood, Senior Advocate, along with Misha, Partner, Shardul Amarchand Mangaldas, and Aastha, Partner, Argus Partners.

Watch them explaining –

  1. The situation that existed before IBC came into force;
  2. The balance established by the Supreme Court between Creditors and the commercial wisdom of the Committee of Creditors (CoC);
  3. With parallel remedies available, is IBC the most viable option to seek justice and;
  4. How has IBC helped in re-shaping the economy?

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QuickBytes – Corporate Insolvency Resolution Process – Part 2

This time around we trace the journey of an Insolvency Resolution plan to successfully revive an insolvent company. In the absence of such a plan, the company may be doomed to liquidation. #Watchnow for a quick yet detailed explanation of the entire Corporate Insolvency Resolution Process #CIRP.

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In Conversation – Understanding Cryptocurrency

Bitcoins/cryptocurrency no matter how interesting investment in them may be, it still has legalisation issues in India and many countries.

Watch Shashank Garg , Partner , Advani & Co. share the background on the introduction of cryptocurrency, quickly explains various aspects on its legalisation , the trends, issues in investment security and implementation of laws relating to cryptocurrency.

 

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QuickBytes – Corporate Insolvency Resolution Process – Part 1

#QuickBytes by #LawWiser is a series in which we break down complicated concepts making them super easy to understand!

In this episode, featuring Srirupa Nag of LawWiser, we talk about the Corporate Insolvency Resolution Process (CIRP). We answer important questions like:

What is it?
Who can file it?
If there is a threshold?
What’s a #moratorium?

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IBC and the Homebuyers Dilemma

A lot of developments took place in the recent past concerning the IBC vis-a-vis homebuyers.

To understand the IBC & the Homebuyers’ dilemma we bring together industry experts, Vivek Sood, Senior Advocate, and Simranjeet Singh, Partner Athena legal in an insightful conversation exclusively on LawWiser.

Watch this interaction and get insights on-
– The Standing of Homebuyers in the pre-IBC and the post-IBC, 2016
– The Interplay between IBC, RERA and Consumer Protection laws
– How recent cases on homebuyers have helped evolve the IBC landscape?
and the way forward!

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