Employment & Labour Laws

Areness advises on all forms of employment law matters and contracts including boardroom disputes, transaction support such as transfer of undertakings, transfer of accumulated employee benefits of outgoing employees to a new employer, redundancies, and dismissals, tax issues related to Employment restructuring, etc.

Moreover, we also advise on the procedure for disciplinary inquiry and rights of a delinquent employee and other aspects such as hiring, remuneration, taxes, executive compensation and termination of employees. We guide in conducting employment audits to evaluate legal compliance and assist in designing, documenting and reviewing employee benefit plans and arrangements, including incentive, bonus and severance programs.

Besides we also conduct background checks and guide employers through structural changes, and drafting of prevention of sexual harassment (POSH) policies, participating in POSH proceedings, conducting training for employees as well as Internal Complaints Committee members, and acting as external members of POSH Committees.

Opinions

Applicability of Nominative Fair Use of Trademarks in Fantasy Sports

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RESOLUTION PROCESS AGAINST PERSONAL GUARANTORS

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Difference between Wilful Defaulters and NPA under section 29A of IBC, 2016

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Research and Insights

Extinguishment of prior criminal liabilities of a Corporate Debtor: A safety armour for Resolution Applicants

The jurisprudence developing around the Insolvency & Bankruptcy Code, 2016 (hereinafter referred to as ‘I & B Code’) is, nowadays, focused on affording protection

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Arcelormittal India Private Limited Vs. Satish Kumar Gupta & Ors.: Filling of Judicial Granite in 29A(c) of Insolvency & Bankruptcy Code, 2016

‘Quando aliquid prohibetur ex directo, prohibetur et per obliquum’, meaning what cannot be done directly, cannot be done indirectly,

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Insolvency & Bankruptcy Code: A catalyst to Business and Investment in India

I & B Code vis-à-vis Ease of Doing Business The Insolvency & Bankruptcy Code has proved to be one of the key legislative reforms that has, and continues,

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