SC Lawyers

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Lawyers With 10 Years Experience Are Eligible For Consumer Commissioner Post: SC

In good news for lawyers with bachelor's degrees, the Supreme Court (SC) paved way for them to be appointed as consumer commissioners. With this, lawyers who have an experience of 10 years are eligible for appointment as President and members of State and District Consumer Commissions. Judgement came on March 3, upholding the Bombay HC verdict, of quashing the rule, saying 20 years of experience needed for the appointment.

Fri, 03 Mar 2023 - 12:30 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Supreme Court, Lawyers, Education(3624), Consumer Commissioners, SC Verdict

Courtesy: Live Law

P Chidambaram

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P Chidambaram Gets Called 'Dalaal' By Protesting Lawyers Outside Court

Rajya Sabha MP P Chidambaram received backlash, as he was leaving the court, on May 4. A group of lawyers who allegedly belonged to the Congress cell of the court, chanted slogans, calling Chidambaram 'Dalaal' (sympathiser) to the Mamata Banerjee government in West Bengal. The protestors also held the MP responsible for Congress' poor state of affairs in the state. 

Wed, 04 May 2022 - 09:00 PM / by Shibu Immanuel S

Tags: P chidambaram, Dalaal, West Bengal, Mamata Banerjee, Lawyers

Courtesy: Hindustan Times

Bombay High Court

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Bombay HC Asks Maharashtra Govt To Allow Benefit Of Local Train To All

As Maharashtra's disaster management authority did not permit all lawyers and court staff from traveling in local train, the Bombay HC questions government as to why have they restricted them to travel in local trains even after getting both the Covid-19 jabs. Notably, the frontline workers and government staff are allowed to travel. ''A decision needs to be taken. Otherwise, what's the benefit of the vaccine?", the court said.

Mon, 02 Aug 2021 - 06:04 PM / by Brijesh Goswami

Tags: Mumbai local train, Bombay High Court, Maharashtra Government, Lawyers, Covid-19 Vaccine

Courtesy: Money Control