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News Fox Mandal & Associates is pleased to announce the elevation of three of its Partners to equity partnerships. The promoted partners are S.T. Prashantha Kumar, Santosh Vikram Singh and...
Renewable Energy | Firm News |
Fox Mandal Elevates Three Partners to Equity Partnership
News Fox Mandal has been ranked for five practice areas by IFLR1000 in its 31st Edition released for the year 2020/2021. The ranked practices are:1. M&A2. Private Equity3. Project Development:...
Awards & Recognitions |
Fox Mandal Ranked for Five Practice Areas by IFLR1000
News Fox Mandal has been ranked for three practice areas and four industry sectors by Asialaw in its  ranking released for the year 2021. The ranked practices are: Corporate and...
Awards & Recognitions |
Asialaw Ranks Fox Mandal for Seven Practice Areas
News Fox Mandal is pleased to announce the elevation of Chandrasekharan Ramanathan as Partner. An Advocate and Company Secretary with over 45 years of experience, he leads the firm’s infrastructure...
Infrastructure & Energy | Firm News |
Chandrasekharan Ramanathan Elevated as Partner
News Fox Mandal & Associates is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr A. P. Pasupathy, formerly the AVP – Project development at ReNew Power, as Practice Head of the...
Renewable Energy | Firm News |
A.P. Pasupathy Joins Fox Mandal as Practice Head – Renewable Energy
News Yoga has been a part of the Indian culture for eons and is now a symbol of our traditions across the world. In fact, it is a way of...
Firm News |
Fox Mandal Celebrates International Yoga Day
News Santosh Vikram Singh, Partner, Fox Mandal & Associates was quoted in Asian Legal Business (ALB) June Edition in response to the query: Given that 2021 is expected to see...
Media Mentions |
Quote Shared by Santosh Vikram Singh on “Branding Your Business”
News Rajesh Vellakkat, was recognised as one of India’s top 15 TMT/FinTech Lawyers in 2021 by the Asian Legal Business in its June Edition. Read More Share Download Related News
Awards & Recognitions |
Rajesh Vellakkat – One of India’s top TMT/FinTech Lawyers in 2021
News Fox Mandal has been ranked as one of the 'Most Responsive Domestic Law Firm' in the Law Firm of the Year 2021 ranking by InHouse Community. Only three other...
Dispute Resolution | Government, Regulatory and Compliance | Awards & Recognitions |
Firm of the Year 2021 – In House Community
News Fox Mandal has been recognized as an award winning law firm in the Indian Law Firm Awards, 2021 for Real Estate Practice by Indian Business Law Journal. The Bangkok,...
Real Estate | Awards & Recognitions |
Indian Law Firm Awards, 2021-Real Estate
News ALB Asia Employer of Choice 2021Fox Mandal has been ranked as one of Asia's Employer of choice by Asian Legal Business. The selection was on the basis of extensive...
Awards & Recognitions |
Asia’s Employer of Choice by the Asian Legal Business
News Asian Legal Business (ALB) has recognized Fox Mandal as a Tier I Firm in Asia for Patents, Copyright and Trademark. This is the fourth year in a row that...
Intellectual Property | Awards & Recognitions |
Tier I Firm in India – Copyrights/Trademarks and Patents
News Fox Mandal has been ranked as a Recommended Firm for 'Labour & Employment' Practice by Benchmark Litigation in its Asia Pacific Ranking. We have also been ranked in the...
Awards & Recognitions |
Fox Mandal Ranked for Three Practice Areas by Benchmark Litigation
News In association with Keiretsu Forum, Fox Mandal is organizing an event to deliberate on impact of Union Budget-2021. Apart from Budget analysis from the direct and indirect tax perspective,...
Tax | Events |
UNION BUDGET-2021: From Recovery to Rapid Growth
News Fox Mandal has been enlisted in the Forbes Legal Power List 2020 as one of the Top Law Firms in Corporate & Commercial practice category. Read More Share Download...
Corporate | Awards & Recognitions |
Forbes Legal Power List 2020 – Top Corporate Law Firm
News The CII press release announced Ms. Purnima Kamble's election as chairwoman of CII-Indian Women Network (IWN) Telangana for 2021-22.Publication: The Hindu  Read More Share Download Related News
Media Mentions |
Mention – New office-bearers of CII-IWN Telangana
News Our Group Head, Aruna Singh has been ranked as one of the three Best Property Case lawyers in Chennai ,Tamil Nadu by @threebestrated. The ranking is the result of...
Real Estate | Awards & Recognitions |
Aruna Singh – Top Property Case Lawyer in Chennai – Three Best Rated
News Our Real Estate Practice Head, Sushant Shetty, has been appointed as the Newsletter Editor for the International Bar Association Real Estate Section.  Read More Share Download Related News
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Sushant Shetty Appointed as Newsletter Editor by IBA
News Santosh Vikram Singh, Partner, Fox Mandal & Associates was quoted, "Fox Mandal had embarked on its digital journey much before it became a necessity for everyone owing to the...
Media Mentions |
Quote- Spreading the Word
News In continuance of our ‘Be Heard’ initiative, this women’s day, we asked FM women to share their experience dealing with the lockdown situation last year.From taking the help of...
Firm News | Agribusiness |
Fox Mandal Celebrates International Women’s Day – Part of Be-Heard Initiative
News The panelists decode the union budget 2021-22 and highlight the implications, summarizing the key themes and deep diving into tax and other policy announcements. Panelists from Fox Mandal: Sandip...
Tax | Events |
Post Budget Analysis with CII Telangana
News India Business Law Journal polled 150 of India’s A-List Lawyers and Legal Icons to find out what it takes to be one of India’s elite lawyers.They asked them to...
Media Mentions |
Shuva Mandal shares his “Secret to Success”
News Fox Mandal & Associates is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Pramod Banthia as Director - Indirect Taxes. Pramod would operate from the Bangalore office and lead the...
Tax | Firm News |
Pramod Banthia Joins Fox Mandal as Director – Indirect Taxes
News We have been recognized by Legal500 for rendering eclectic services in the following practices: Corporate and M&A Data Protection Intellectual Property Projects & Energy Real Estate & Construction Labour...
Awards & Recognitions |
Legal 500 Ranks Fox Mandal’s Seven Practices
News Satya Prasad T, director, FM Advisory Services at Fox Mandal & Associates, points out that the divided/contradictory decisions of the Tribunals exist due to facts of the case which...
Media Mentions |
Sathya Prasad on the legal ambiguity in accepting bids beyond stipulated deadlines
News The recent pandemic has reignited the long-debated issue of Patent Rights Vs. Public Interest. We all have been deliberating on whether Patent rights are Public rights or Private rights...
Intellectual Property | Events |
Covid-19 vaccines: Patent Rights Vs. Public Interest
News Fox Mandal & Associates is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Sandip Mukherjee as Director, International Tax Practice. Sandip would operate from the Pune office and lead the...
Renewable Energy | Firm News |
Former Big Four partner Sandip Mukherjee joins Fox Mandal
News Booking.com case came to limelight on June 30, 2020 when the US Supreme Court gave it’s ruling in favour of the Company allowing the mark to be registered with...
Intellectual Property | Events |
The Future of Protecting Generic Terms: Post Booking.com

Insights

Insights Charity and Non-Profit Sector The non-religious charities and the non-profit sector in India had been inherently functioning in regulatory disarray resulting from a serpitine regulatory regime, lax enforceability, and...
Tax | Article |
Scheme of Taxation of a Charitable Trust
Insights The introduction of faceless assessment was a landmark move by the Indian Income Tax Department to honour the honest taxpayers and bring transparency to the entire tax litigation system....
Tax | Article |
Faceless Assessment – Practical Challenges and the Way Forward
Insights The ninth issue of our monthly tax newsletter - Tax Inform is out. Through these newsletters, we provide a compilation of key tax-related case laws, circulars, notifications, etc. issued...
Tax | Newsletter |
Tax INFORM- September 2021
Insights The eighth issue of our monthly tax newsletter - Tax Inform is out. Through these newsletters, we provide a monthly compilation of key tax-related case laws, circulars, notifications, etc....
Tax | Newsletter |
Tax Inform – August 2021
Insights This newsletter provides a monthly compilation of key tax-related case laws, circulars, notifications, etc. issued by the authorities impacting entities & individuals operating in India. Read More Share Related...
Tax | Newsletter |
Tax Inform – July 2021
Insights This newsletter provides a monthly compilation of key tax-related case laws, circulars, notifications, etc. issued by the authorities impacting entities & individuals operating in India. Read More Share Related...
Tax | Newsletter |
Tax Inform – June 2021
Insights This newsletter provides a monthly compilation of key tax-related case laws, circulars, notifications, etc. issued by the authorities impacting entities & individuals operating in India. Read More Share Related...
Tax | Newsletter |
Tax INFORM – Issue IV – May 2021
Insights This newsletter provides a monthly compilation of key tax-related case laws, circulars, notifications, etc. issued by the authorities impacting entities & individuals operating in India. Read More Share Related...
Tax | Newsletter |
Tax INFORM – Issue IV – April 2021
Insights Read about the importance of airport infrastructure in the development of a nation with special focus on the regulatory mechanism existing in India and policy initiatives taken up by...
Infrastructure & Energy | Article |
Airport Infrastructure – Yet to take off
Insights This newsletter provides a monthly compilation of key tax-related case laws, circulars, notifications, etc. issued by the authorities impacting entities & individuals operating in India.   Click Here to Read the...
Tax | Newsletter |
Tax Format – Issue III -March 2021
Insights This newsletter provides a monthly compilation of key real estate-related case laws, circulars, notifications, etc. issued by the authorities impacting entities & individuals operating in India.  Read More Share Related...
Real Estate | Newsletter |
Ground Reality – March 2021
Insights Reserve Bank of India (RBI) in June 2020 constituted an Internal Working Group (IWG) to review extant ownership guidelines and corporate structure for Indian private sector banks and other...
Corporate | Article |
Under Attack: IWG’s Recommendation to RBI in Favour of Large Corporates Owning Banks
Insights The article discusses how from a practical perspective, it is much easier to follow the tried and tested framework of Copyright law to manage NPD datasets than creating a...
Technology Law | Article |
Copyright Framework: The Panacea For The Non-Personal Data Governance
Insights The Union Budget was announced on 1st February 2021. Significant changes to the tax system, the finance minister announced the relaxation in income tax filing for the elderly under...
Tax | Report |
Union Budget 2021-Tax Highlights
Insights This newsletter provides a monthly compilation of key tax-related case laws, circulars, notifications, etc. issued by the authorities impacting entities & individuals operating in India. Click Here to Read the...
Tax | Newsletter |
Tax Format – Issue II -February 2021
Insights This newsletter provides a monthly compilation of key real estate-related case laws, circulars, notifications, etc. issued by the authorities impacting entities & individuals operating in India.  Read More Share...
Real Estate | Newsletter |
Ground Reality – February 2021
Insights This newsletter provides a monthly compilation of key tax-related case laws, circulars, notifications, etc. issued by the authorities impacting entities & individuals operating in India.   Click Here to Read the Newsletter Share...
Tax | Newsletter |
Tax Format – Issue I -January 2021
Insights This newsletter provides a monthly compilation of key real estate-related case laws, circulars, notifications, etc. issued by the authorities impacting entities & individuals operating in India.  Read More Share...
Real Estate | Newsletter |
Ground Reality – January 2021
Insights The article deals with the Advertising Standards Council of India (ASCI) introduced Guidelines to make real-money gaming advertising safer and more responsible for the consumers. These guidelines are to...
Intellectual Property | Article |
Online Gaming Advertisements To Be Self Regulated
Insights The controversy stemming from the face-off between Kerala Infrastructure Investment Fund Board (KIIFB) and Comptroller & Auditor General of India (CAG) with respect to premature disclosure of the latter’s...
Infrastructure & Energy | Article |
Is KIIFB accountable to CAG: A legal viewpoint
Insights The recent news about the Government issuing a notification thereby bringing online content providers (OTT platforms) such as Netflix, Hotstar, Amazon, etc. under the ambit of the Ministry of...
Intellectual Property | Article |
Govt. Takes The First Step Towards Regulating OTT Platforms In India
Insights Abstract Infrastructure Investment Trusts, also known as InvITs, are gradually gaining traction amongst investors owing to its diverse nature of investments. InvITs can be utilised for monetization of infrastructure assets...
Infrastructure & Energy | Article |
How InVits will Push Infrastructure Growth in India
Insights The concept of dynamic injunctions was recently introduced in the Indian Courts to prevent the hardships faced by domain name registrants in filing a suit every time a pirated...
Intellectual Property | Article |
Dynamic Rulings on Dynamic Injunctions
Insights The newsletter explains the extension of the time limit for convening the annual general meeting of companies for the financial year 2019-2020 on account of the Covid pandemic.  Read More...
Corporate | Legal Updates |
INFORM – Corporate Compliance Update – September 2020
Insights The recent political twitter battle where Mr. Rahul Gandhi tweeted that “BJP & RSS control Facebook & WhatsApp in India. They spread fake news and hatred through it and...
Technology Law | Article |
Regulating Digital Media Platforms & Free speech rights
Insights The article pays homage to modern elevators by discussing its global laws for operation. It also provides specimens of elevators around the world! Click Here to Read the Original...
Infrastructure & Energy | Article |
E(law)vating Your Thoughts
Insights This alert provides an update on the key announcements in the field of Income Tax that includes the circulars, notifications, etc. issued by the Authorities impacting entities & individuals...
Tax | Legal Updates |
#MovingAhead Transparent Taxation – Honouring the Honest – September 2020
Insights This alert provides an update on the key announcements in the field of Income Tax that includes the circulars, notifications, etc. issued by the authorities impacting entities & individuals...
Tax | Legal Updates |
#MovingAhead – Boosting The Economy – August 2020
Insights This update sheds light upon the announcement of a 2-lakh crore economic stimulant package intended to uplift the economy due to the COVID-19 outbreak and the consequent amendments to Micro Small and Medium...
Corporate | Legal Updates |
Corporate Compliance Update – June 2020
Insights The India Chapter of the Global Legal Insights - Employment & Labour Law 2021, Ninth Edition has been jointly authored by our Senior Associate, Kaamya Ramanan and Associate, Nishtha...
Employment Law | Article |
Global Legal Insights – Employment & Labour Law 2021, India
Insights This alert provides an update on the key announcements in the field of Income Tax that includes the circulars, notifications, etc. issued by the Authorities impacting entities & individuals operating in India.   Read More...
Tax | Legal Updates |
#MovingAhead – Boosting the Economy – May 2020
Insights This newsletter provides the key announcements in the field of Income Tax that includes the circulars, notifications, etc. issued by the authorities impacting entities & individuals operating in India.   Read More Share Related...
Tax | Newsletter |
Tax INFORM – April, 2020
Insights This Newsletter discusses the Press Note No. 3 (2020 series) dated 17th April 2020, issued by the Department of Promotion of Industry and Internal Trade (DPIIT), (Ministry of Commerce & Industry) that sought to...
Corporate | Newsletter |
INFORM – Corporate Compliance Update – April 2020
Insights To minimize the impact of the pandemic on the general public as well as business establishments and ensure minimum disruption in the supply chain, many amendments, advisories and announcements...
Intellectual Property | Report |
COVID 19 Legal FAQ Series – Intellectual Property Law – April 2020
Insights To minimize the impact of the pandemic on the general public as well as business establishments and ensure minimum disruption in the supply chain, many amendments, advisories and announcements...
Corporate | Report |
COVID 19 Legal FAQ Series – FDI Policy – April 2020
Insights This newsletter deals with the clarification on convening Extraordinary general meetings through video conference facility. The Ministry of Corporate Affairs had issued a general circular No. 14/2020 dated 8th...
Tax | Newsletter | Automotive |
INFORM – Corporate Compliance Update
Insights To minimize the impact of the pandemic on the general public as well as business establishments and ensure minimum disruption in the supply chain, many amendments, advisories and announcements...
Corporate | Report |
COVID 19 Legal FAQ Series – Corporate Law – April 2020
Insights Lockdown of businesses due to Covid 19 pandemic has created an unprecedented business situation. The symmetry among all factors of production like materials, labor and capital have been disrupted. ...
Corporate | Article |
Coronavirus lockdown: Time for businesses to renegotiate contracts to avoid catastrophic fallouts
Insights To minimize the impact of the pandemic on the general public as well as business establishments and ensure minimum disruption in the supply chain, many amendments, advisories and announcements...
Corporate | Report |
COVID 19 Legal FAQ Series – Corporate Law – Force Majeure & Other Contractual Obligations – April 2020
Insights To minimize the impact of the pandemic on the general public as well as business establishments and ensure minimum disruption in the supply chain, many amendments, advisories and announcements...
Employment Law | Report |
COVID 19 Legal FAQ Series – Labour & Employment – April 2020
Insights Following the announcement of the Pandemic, the Ministry of Corporate Affairs [“MCA”] introduced certain relaxations vide amendments to some of the provisions of the Companies Act, 2013 including convening...
Corporate | Newsletter | Start-Ups |
INFORM – Corporate Compliance Update – April 2020
Insights The report captures the key tax-related announcements made by the finance minister on account of the Covid 19 pandemic. Various deadlines are extended, and other reliefs have been provided to...
Tax | Report |
Announcement on the Covid 19 Relief Measures – March 2020
Insights This newsletter discusses the ordinance dated September 20, 2019, which provided an option to domestic companies to pay income tax without any exemption/incentive at a reduced effective rate of...
Tax | Newsletter |
Tax INFORM – October 2019
Insights The Newsletter provides the important circulars issued by the Securities & Exchange Board of India (SEBI), as well as amendments and guidelines with respect to the investments in the...
Corporate | Newsletter |
INFORM– Capital Market Update – September 2019
Insights The Newsletter provides the important circulars issued by the Securities & Exchange Board of India (SEBI), as well as amendments and guidelines with respect to the investments in the...
Corporate | Newsletter |
INFORM – Capital Market Update –May 2019
Insights The Newsletter provides the important circulars issued by the Securities & Exchange Board of India (SEBI), as well as amendments and guidelines with respect to the investments in the...
Corporate | Newsletter |
INFORM – Capital Market Update –June 2019
Insights The Newsletter provides the important circulars issued by the Securities & Exchange Board of India (SEBI), as well as amendments and guidelines with respect to the investments in the...
Corporate | Newsletter |
INFORM – Capital Market Update –May 2019