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Supreme Court judges" rare public feud endangers investor confidence

India has a huge number of legal cases winding their way through the legal system but this isn't the first sign of unease in the country's top court.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJan 13th, 2018

Supreme Court adopts roster system for allocation of matters to judges

CJI Dipak Misra will keep the Public Interest Litigation (PIL) cases to himself.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardFeb 1st, 2018

Judges row: Supreme Court to soon make public work allocation system

During the press conference, the four judges -- justices Jasti Chelameswar, Ranjan Gogoi, M B Lokur and Kurian Joseph -- had raised various issues.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJan 21st, 2018

Greatest public policy is Indian constitution itself: Justice Chelameswar

Justice Chelameswar was one of the four Supreme Court judges, who recently virtually revolted against the Chief Justice.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJan 20th, 2018

Supreme Court to seek public opinion on appointment of judges

Decision comes in wake of a raging debate over the resignation of Justice Jayant Patel of Karnataka High Court.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardOct 6th, 2017

The Supreme Court Is Going To Weigh in on the Trump-Amazon Feud Over Online Sales Tax

The justices are .....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneApr 16th, 2018

Cuomo signs legislation aimed at protecting public unions

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo has signed legislation aimed at protecting union membership in the state should a pending U.S. Supreme Court case end in an adverse ruling for labor unions representing... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkApr 13th, 2018

PIL filed in Supreme Court against CJI"s power to hand-pick judges

In the petition, the CJI has been named as one of the respondents along with the registrar of the top court.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardApr 6th, 2018

SC/ST Act dilution: Over a decade, crime rate against Dalits rose by 746%

The Supreme Court expressing concern over the misuse of the Act ruled there shall be no immediate arrest of a citizen or public servant without prior permission.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardApr 5th, 2018

Pakistan"s activist Supreme Court endangers a fragile democracy

Because Sharif was not "honest," Chief Justice of Pakistan additionally ruled, all "orders passed, directions given and documents issued" under his leadership were officially declared null.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMar 29th, 2018

Impeachment motion against Chief Justice: Dipak Misra controversy explained

It is alleged that Chief Justice of India Dipak Misra was assigning important cases to junior judges, ignoring senior Supreme Court judges.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMar 28th, 2018

Supreme Court collegium recommends 11 names for permanent judges in 3 HCs

For Calcutta High Court, the collegium recommended the names of five advocates -- Biswajit Basu, Amrita Sinha, Dr Sutanu Kumar Patra, Abhijit Gangopadhyay and Jay Sengupta.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMar 27th, 2018

Maldives President Abdulla Yameen Abdul Gayoom ends emergency after 45 days

Statement says constitutional crisis was created by 2 Supreme Court judges who 'conspired with political actors to violate Constitution and legal norms and practices to illegally overthrow the govt'.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMar 22nd, 2018

Lengthy arguments, hasty decisions: One SC bench is bearing all burdens

In view of the heavy burden falling on this bench, the work could have been distributed among other senior judges Supreme Court.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMar 20th, 2018

Supreme Court issues directives to safeguard govt officials under SC/ST Act

The Apex Court also added that a public servant can be arrested after grant of approval by some senior officer.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMar 20th, 2018

No proposal to hike retirement age of HC judges: Government

The UPA proposal had sought to bring at par the retirement age of high court judges with that of Supreme Court judges at 65 years.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMar 9th, 2018

Jobs Where Most People Are in a Union

The U.S. Supreme Court on Feb. 26 heard arguments in the case Janus v. AFSCME. The court will decide whether to prohibit public sector unions from collecting dues for service from non-union employees........»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstMar 1st, 2018

As union membership sinks in New York, all eyes turn to the Supreme Court

The U.S. Supreme Court heard arguments Monday in a closely watched case that has public-sector labor unions fearing for their survival.  In Janus v. American Federation of State, County, and Municipal Employees, Council 31, the justices have bee.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 27th, 2018

Five things you need to know today, and a party like it"s 1997

Good morning, Boston, and Happy Tuesday. Here are the five most important things you need to know to help start your busy business day:  Union workers rally in Boston as U.S. Supreme Court weighs in on public union power Hundreds of public emplo.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 27th, 2018

Supreme Court Hears Case on Public-Sector Union Fees

The power of public-sector unions hung in jeopardy after Supreme Court arguments put front and center the raw politics behind a dispute over payroll deductions that support collective bargaining......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjFeb 26th, 2018

Public employee union fees raise ire at Supreme Court, but key justice remains silent on direction

The Supreme Court staged an animated, at times angry, debate in a challenge to public employee labor unions that.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayFeb 26th, 2018