Lakshmikumaran & Sridharan is a full-service law firm based in India. The firm has offices in 14 cities and has over 400 professionals specializing in areas such as corporate & commercial laws, dispute resolution, taxation and intellectual property.

Over the last three decades, we have worked with a variety of clients – start-ups, small & medium enterprises, large Indian corporates and multinational companies.

Our professionals have experience of working in both traditional sectors such as commodities, automobile, pharmaceuticals, petrochemicals and modern sectors such as e-commerce, big data, renewables.



16 February 2021

Intellectual Property Appellate Board (IPAB) set to be abolished

The Ministry of Finance and Corporate Affairs has on 13 February 2021 introduced a Bill in the Lower House of the Indian Parliament (Lok Sabha) which seeks to abolish various Tribunals and Authorities, including the Intellectual Property Appellate Board (‘IPAB’).


03 February 2021

Circumvention of anti-dumping and countervailing duties – Retrospective and provisional anti-circumvention measures

The Union Budget 2021 has proposed some significant changes in the provisions relating to anti-circumvention measures under the anti-dumping and countervailing duties law.


25 January 2021

Interest on sum borrowed to repay loan utilised for construction of commercial property deductible under Section 24(b)

Observing that Section 24(b) of the Income Tax Act uses the expression ‘property’ and not residential or commercial property, ITAT Bangalore has held that irrespective of the nature of the property, whether residential or commercial, deduction must be allowed under Section 24(b).

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