A foreign couple, who is involved in a legal tussle with a local charity being run by the Tibetan administration-in-exile here for more than five decades, is now locked in another battle with two Indian advocates.
The Kerala Bar Council on Sunday urged
President Pratibha Patil to order a probe into alleged
amassing of wealth disproportionate to their known sources of
income by relatives of former CJI K G Balakrishnan.
The BCI, a statutory body of advocates, today decided not to permit
foreign lawyers or their firms to practise in India, but
assured that a more detailed and rational scrutiny of the
subject would be done soon.
The Uttar Pradesh Bar Council
on Friday strongly opposed the Allahabad High Court`s
administrative order of increasing working hours of the courts
with lawyers boycotting work in several districts of the
In the backdrop of the row over elevation of Karnataka HC Chief Justice PD Dinakaran, the Bar Associations of Delhi HC and SC on Wednesday wrote a joint letter to M Veerappa Moily seeking discontinuation of apex court collegium.