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Banking and finance
Banking and finance - ranked: tier 4

Mulla & Mulla & Craigie Blunt & Caroe

Mulla & Mulla & Craigie Blunt & Caroe has significant expertise in assisting overseas lenders with financing and regulatory matters related to ship financing mandates. Shardul Thacker heads the practice.

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Corporate and M&A
Corporate and M&A - ranked: tier 4

Mulla & Mulla & Craigie Blunt & Caroe

Mulla & Mulla & Craigie Blunt & Caroe's corporate practice remains particularly active in the pharmaceutical, manufacturing, and oil and gas sectors. Shipping expert Shardul Thacker is a name to note.

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Dispute resolution
Dispute resolution - ranked: tier 2

Mulla & Mulla & Craigie Blunt & Caroe

Shardul Thacker is the main name at Mulla & Mulla & Craigie Blunt & Caroe, which has notable expertise in handling high-stakes arbitration for clients from the infrastructure, construction and power sectors. On the litigation side, the team has been handling disputes from the shipping sector.

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Projects and energy
Projects and energy - ranked: tier 2

Mulla & Mulla & Craigie Blunt & Caroe

Mulla & Mulla & Craigie Blunt & Caroe's team acts for domestic and international clients in LNG and oil and gas matters, advising on onshore and offshore projects, contracts, investments, licencing, acquisitions, development, PPP projects, and dispute resolution. Recent highlights include advising the Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation on the funding provided to Petronet LNG for developing LNG terminals in India. Shardul Thacker heads the practice.

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  • GTDT Shipping - India

    Mr Shardul Thacker heads the shipping, oil and gas and banking practice group at Mulla & Mulla & Craigie Blunt & Caroe. Lloyd’s List ranked him third in their top 10 lawyers stating: “Highly regarded for his work in the liquefied natural gas sector, particularly for interesting and highly geared finance deals in relation to infrastructure projects, energy, ports and ships.” india_-_gtdt_shipping_
  • Chambers Guides - Insurance 2018 - India

    India is a common-law jurisdiction. In general, Indian laws borrow heavily from, and are based on, English law. However, insurance law in India has certain unique features that deviate from English insurance law. The primary legislation of insurance law in India is the Insurance Act, 1938 (the “Insurance Act”) and the Insurance Rules, 1939 (the “Insurance Rules”).
  • Transport Finance Review - India

    The transportation industry – aviation, shipping and rail – has been predominantly owned by government entities since India’s independence in 1947. Air India and Indian Airlines, both government-owned, rules the skies; the Shipping Corporation of India (SCI), established in 1961 and owned by the government, owns and operates around one-third of the Indian tonnage. All railway property is government owned.
  • International Arbitration Review - India

    The Arbitration and Conciliation Act, 1996 (Act) provides the framework for arbitration and conciliation in India. Drafted on the basis of the UNCITRAL Model Law, it is divided into four parts. Each part governs a different aspect of the arbitration and conciliation process: a Part 1 governs commercial arbitration; b Part 2 governs the enforcement of certain foreign awards; c Part 3 governs conciliation; and d Part 4 contains supplementary provisions (regarding the power of the court to make rulings, etc.). The Act 2 was recently amended in 2016 with an aim to make it more robust by plugging the lacunae that existed in the original legislation.
  • ICLG Shipping law 2018 - India

  • India - Chambers Guides - Shipping 2018

    The ‘Law & Practice’ sections provide easily accessible information on navigating the legal system when conducting business in the jurisdiction. Leading lawyers explain local law and practice at key transactional stages and for crucial aspects of doing business.

  • Post Marketing Surveillance of Drugs

    Post marketing surveillance is performed after market approval/clinical trials of drugs in India. The regulatory framework for conducting clinical trials of drugs is provided under the Drugs and Cosmetics Act, 1940 (“ Act ”) and the Drugs and Cosmetics Rules, 1945 (“ Rules ”). Further, Part X-A and Schedule Y of the Rules specifically deal with the statutory provisions applicable for clinical trial of drugs in India. Schedule Y divides Clinical trial of drugs into 4 Phases, namely, Human Pharmacology (Phase-I), Therapeutic exploratory trials (Phase-II), Therapeutic confirmatory trials (Phase III) and Post Marketing Trials (Phase-IV).
  • Protection of Biotechnology under Indian Laws

    According to the eighth annual survey conducted by the Association of Biotechnology-Led Enterprises (ABLE) and Bio Spectrum, the Indian biotech industry grew threefold in just five years to report revenues of US$ 3 billion in 2009-10, a rise of 17 per cent over the previous year. Maintaining the momentum of the previous years, the Indian biotech industry grew 16.28 per cent in FY2014; the total industry size was US$ 5 billion at the end of the financial year and it reached US$ 7 billion in FY2015. Fast-paced growth is likely to continue; the industry is expected to increase in size to USD11.6 billion by 2017, driven by a range   of factors such as growing demand, intensive R & D activities and strong government initiatives ( )