Tag: Legal

Coal India invites online applications for PR, HR roles

Coal India (CIL) — a Schedule 'A' Maharatna public-sector undertaking (PSU) under the Ministry of Coal — has announced its intentions to hire management...

Exterro to double India headcount by end of 2022

Exterro, the preferred provider of Legal GRC software —specifically designed for in-house legal, privacy, and IT teams at Global 2000 and Am Law 200...

Consent of surviving parent mandatory for compassionate appointment: SC

A married daughter of a deceased government servant can seek a job on compassionate grounds only if her mother approves. This was the ruling...

“Women have legal right to a safe workplace”: Madras High Court

A safe workplace is a woman’s right, observed the Madras High Court as it dismissed an anticipatory bail petition by a police officer in...

Facebook instructs employees to preserve internal documents for legal reasons

For a few months now, Facebook and its former employee-turned-whistleblower, Frances Haugen, have been in the news. Haugen had turned against his own company...

Leegality to hire from across India, double workforce

Leegality, the eSign, eStmap and document workflow platform, has set itself a target of 10x growth in revenue in a year’s time. Anticipating huge...

Karnataka HC rules out TDS on secondment for reimbursement of salaries

In a recent landmark ruling, the Karnataka High Court has separated the salary that employees receive for secondment from the fees for technical service,...

Expanded UBIT law repealed in the US, big win for social-service...

The American Society of Association Executives (ASAE) won a massive victory when the US Congress repealed a section of a 2017 law that required...

When an employee takes his company to the court, but as...

An employee is also a consumer and when his own company refuses to oblige his demands as a consumer of the company’s services, the...

Jobs on compassionate grounds aren’t a matter of right: Calcutta HC

Banalata Mukherjee, an assistant teacher in the Minakhan Jatindranath Balika Vidyalaya passed away on July 30, 2007 and her son’s demand for a job on compassionate grounds was rejected by the DI.

Ruchika Singh Chhabra Vs Air France: Vishaka Guidelines can’t be ritualistic,...

Air France has been asked to reconstitute the ICC in strict compliance with the legal requirements within 30 days and conduct the inquiry afresh.

Flipkart in trouble again: Former COO sends legal notice over his...

Flipkart’s former COO, Nitin Seth, who was recently fired from the company, has apparently slapped a legal notice on the company.

Prabir Jha gets an extended portfolio at Cipla

In addition to leading human resources, corporate communications and administration for the firm, globally, he will now also look after legal and corporate affairs.

Google employees  protest against mass layoffs

Google, the tech giant, recently fired approximately 12,000 employees in January, which resulted in protests from workers in both the US coasts. The workers...

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Google fires head of mental health and wellbeing

The tech sector has experienced layoffs in the last quarter of 2022 and this trend has continued into 2023 with the announcements of significant...

Reduction in workforce at Autodesk and Getaround

Autodesk Autodesk, a California-based technology company, has announced that it will be cutting 250 jobs, which constitutes a small fraction of its global workforce of...

Amazon disobeyed labour laws: US judge

An administrative judge in the US has declared that Amazon violated labour laws by threatening to withhold wage increases and benefits from workers at...

GNIDA terminates the services of 49 employees

The Greater Noida Industrial Development Authority (GNIDA) has terminated the services of 49 contractual employees after an investigation uncovered irregularities in their appointment process....

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EQ, IQ & empathy define the success of a CEO

Q. You spent 16 years at LIC before moving to a corporate role at ICICI Prudential. Now, 22 years on, I am still curious...

“The big change has been that we have moved from jobs to skills,” Amaresh...

Q. How would you define the culture at GE? A. Having been present in this region since 1902, GE has been around for 120 years....

“Being good to everyone is being unjust to performers,” Mathew Job, CEO, Crompton

Q. In today’s times, what’s more challenging for a CEO like you — profit & business growth, talent & people, diversification, compliance or managing...