The Fundamentals of International Legal Business Practice

15 Feb 2017

Trident Hotel, Nariman Point

Session information

Adjudication of corporate/commercial disputes - are courts equipped?
Trident Hotel, Nariman Point


Asia Pacific Regional Forum (Lead)
Young Lawyers' Committee (Lead)


The panel will discuss: (a) delays in the judicial system and its impact on corporate/commercial disputes; (b) training/expertise of judges in handling corporate/commercial disputes; (b) manner of recording of oral evidence in courts (for e.g., Indian courts); (d) transfer of judges and moving of roster; (e) recent constitution of commercial courts in India and its impact; and (f) changes to Indian insolvency laws. Speakers Laurence Lieberman Taylor Wessing, London Amir Singh Pasrich I.L.A. Pasrich & Company, New Delhi; IBA LPD Council Member Sherina Petit Norton Rose Fulbright, London Birendra Saraf Senior Counsel, Bombay High Court

Session / Workshop Chair(s)

Amir Z Singh Pasrich I L A Pasrich & Company, New Delhi, Delhi, India; Co-opted Member, Bar Issues Commission Policy Committee


Laurence M Lieberman Taylor Wessing LLP, London, England
Sherina Petit Norton Rose Fulbright, London, England
Birendra Saraf Bombay High Court, Mumbai, India
Vivek Vashi Vashi And Vashi, Mumbai, India