All posts by Anirudh Krishnan

Globalization and Socio-economic Rights
August 5, 2011, Comments Off

There have been arguments raised that socio-economic rights (I interpret socio-economic rights to mean those that give r ...

Obstacles to the enforcement of arbitral awards against States- an international perspective
March 16, 2011, Comments Off

In a world where investment arbitration is flourishing, the difficulties in enforcing arbitral awards against States rem ...

The “Law” of UDRS
February 22, 2011, 7 Comments

“And so back to that final hurdle: India. All may rest on an early and successful referral by Sachin Tendulkar, or a p ...

Is the division of rights into socio-economic and civil and political artificial ?
February 11, 2011, Comments Off

Traditionally, rights have been divided into civil and political rights(“CPRs”) and socio-economic rights (“SERs ...

Mergers, Demergers and The Income Tax Act, 1961: Things said and unsaid
January 22, 2011, 37 Comments

[This is a guest post by Sowmya Kumar. She is an Ex-BigLawFirm Associate who recently quit her job to indulge in pursuin ...

2010- The “Judicial” Review
December 28, 2010, 3 Comments

2010 may be known as the year of scandals and law enforcement in India faces arguably its biggest challenge. I am hoping ...

Where should the Court draw its Lakshman Rekha ?
November 19, 2010, 5 Comments

Shantanu’s post a few days ago highlights the fact that the Indian judiciary is very often guilty of overstepping its ...

Envisioning Legal Education Reform
November 10, 2010, 5 Comments

[This is a guest post by Jonathan Gingerich and Aditya Singh. Jonathan is a recent graduate of the Harvard Law School, ...

A few positives, a few negatives, a few judicial transplantations: The Supreme Court’s decision in Dozco India P. Ltd. v. Doosan Infracore Co. Ltd.
October 24, 2010, 11 Comments

The Supreme Court’s decision in Dozco India P. Ltd. v. Doosan Infracore Co. Ltd.:  MANU/SC/0812/2010 (“Dozco”), n ...

Neglected Diseases, Access to Medicines and Access to Knowledge
October 12, 2010, 1 Comment

In the first part of the article, I demonstrate the reciprocal interactions among human rights, the right to health, acc ...