830 Legal Updates in Industry Specific

IRDAI issues guidelines on insurance claims for the victims of floods in parts of Kerala

Aug 23, 2019

The Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority of India (IRDAI) on August 22, 2019, has issued a Circular on an urgent need of an  insurance industry to take immediate steps to mitigate the hardships of the affected insured population by ensuring immediate registration and settlement of eligible claims. The recent floods in August 2019 hav

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Draft Kerala State Electricity Regulatory Commission (Power Quality for Distribution System) Regulations, 2019

Aug 23, 2019

The Kerala State Electricity Regulatory Commission (KSERC) on August 09, 2019 has published the Draft Kerala State Electricity Regulatory Commission (Power Quality for Distribution System) Regulations, 2019. It extends to the whole of the State of Kerala. These Regulations will apply to the Distribution Licensee(s) including Deemed Distribution Li

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Draft UERC (The Electricity Supply Code, Release of New Connections and Related Matters) Regulations, 2019

Aug 23, 2019

The Uttarakhand Electricity Regulatory Commission (UERC) has published the Draft UERC (The Electricity Supply Code, Release of New Connections and Related Matters) Regulations, 2019 for public comments. These Regulations will be applicable to all the Distribution and Retail Supply Licensees including Deemed Licensees and all its consumers in the S

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IRDAI issues guidelines on insurance claims for the victims of floods in parts of Gujarat

Aug 23, 2019

The Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority of India (IRDAI) on August 22, 2019, has issued a Circular on an urgent need of an  insurance industry to take immediate steps to mitigate the hardships of the affected insured population by ensuring immediate registration and settlement of eligible claims. The recent floods in August 2019 hav

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Government of Andhra Pradesh announces the date for commencement of Andhra Pradesh (Regulation of Trade in Indian Made Foreign Liquor, Foreign Liquor) (Amendment) Act, 2019

Aug 21, 2019

The State Government of Andhra Pradesh on August 20, 2019, has appoints October 01, 2019 as the date on which the provisions of Andhra Pradesh (Regulation of Trade in Indian Made Foreign Liquor, Foreign Liquor) (Amendment) Act, 2019 will come into force. However, Andhra Pradesh (Regulation of Trade in Indian Made Foreign Liquor, Foreign Liquor) (A

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AICTE issues public notice for prevention and prohibition of ragging

Aug 21, 2019

The All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) on August 08, 2019, has issued a public notice for prevention and prohibition of ragging. In order to prohibit, prevent and eliminate the practice of ragging, all the AICTE approved institutions, students and other various stakeholders that ragging is a criminal offence are requested to take nec

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Ministry of Steel seeks comments of Stakeholders on Draft Safety Codes for Iron and Steel Sector

Aug 21, 2019

The Ministry of Steel has invited comments of Stakeholders on Draft Safety Code for Iron and Steel Sector. However, Ministry of Steel is in the process of formulating "Safety Code for Iron & Steel Sector", for developing comprehensive safety codes/ guidelines for the iron & steel sector. The draft Codes/ Guidelines prepared so far is being

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Liquidity Infusion Facility Scheme

Aug 20, 2019

The National Housing Bank (NHB) on August 02, 2019, has launched a new Scheme called Liquidity Infusion Facility (LIFt) Scheme to support Housing Finance Companies (HFCs) in creating individual housing loan portfolio that falls under the priority sector, as defined by Reserve Bank of India (RBI). The liquidity infusion by NHB may create confidence

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UGC issues letter for reservation for economically weaker sections in higher educational institutions

Aug 20, 2019

The University Grants Commission (UGC) had issued a letter for reservation of economically weaker sections (EWSs) in higher educational institutions funded or aided, directly or indirectly by the State Government. UGC had previously issued Office Memorandum No. 12-4/2019-U1 dated January 17, 2019 regarding implementation of 10% reservation for EWSs

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