ROLE OF LAWYERS BECOMES CRUCIAL AMIDST PANDEMIC – GAUTAM KHAITAN
As the unlocking begins in phases, normalcy has started to resume in the lives of Indians. However, due to the lack of coordination amongst the authorities and vagueness in the instructions have made it difficult for the people to follow the guidelines. Consequently, you can frequently find articles and columns in the newspapers referring to litigations filed by lawyers in various courts across the nation against such inefficiencies. Managing Partner of O.P. Khaitan & Co. and eminent lawyer, Gautam Khaitan, says that the responsibilities of lawyers amidst such a time full of hassle, stress, and anxiety becomes crucial.
ARE INDIAN ARBITRATION REGIME INEFFICIENT, WE ASK CORPORATE LAWYER GAUTAM KHAITAN
Eminent corporate lawyer and managing partner of OP Khaitan & Co- Gautam Khaitan, has said that it is a major backdrop that the Indian arbitration system is considered ‘inefficient’, ‘partial’ and ‘slow’. Offshore arbitration has been a preference for settling business disputes recently. As per the recent data available, India has been at the top of the table when it comes to legal battles outside India on the business operation on the country’s territory.