Eshanee Bhattacharya

Eshanee is practicing in the areas of Corporate Commercial, Insolvency and Securities Law. She is an alumnus of the National Institute of Securities Markets. (MNLU Mumbai)

Author Archives: Eshanee Bhattacharya

Justice Dipak Misra: Life, Work and Achievements

This article titled ‘Justice Dipak Misra: Life, Work and Achievements.’ is written by Eshanee Bhattacharya and discusses the life, work and achievements of Justice Dipak Misra. I. Early Life of Justice Dipak Misra Justice Dipak Misra was born on October 3, 1953, and is an Indian Judge who served as the country’s 45th Chief Justice from August 28, 2017,… Read More »

Justice RF Nariman: The Liberal Lion of the Indian Supreme Court

This article titled ‘Justice RF Nariman: The Liberal Lion of the Indian Supreme Court.’ is written by Eshanee Bhattacharya and discusses the life, achievements and works of RF Nariman. “The fact that we can write dissent today is a great matter, you finish one judgment and then there are three others. It is not that people don’t dissent.… Read More »

Justice HR Khanna- On a Fearless Pillar of the Judiciary

This article titled ‘Justice HR Khanna- On a Fearless Pillar of the Judiciary’ is written by Eshanee Bhattacharya and discusses the life, works and contributions of Justice H.R Khanna. I. Introduction If the Indian constitution is our heritage bequeathed to us by our founding fathers, no less are we, the people of India, the trustees and custodians of the… Read More »

Justice Fathima Beevi: From the Bench of India’s First Woman Judge in The Supreme Court of India

This article titled ‘Justice Fathima Beevi: From the Bench of India’s First Woman Judge in The Supreme Court of India’ is written by Eshanee Bhattacharya and reflects on the legacy of Justice Fathima Beevi.  I. Introduction In the corridors of Justice where gender equality and gender representation is silenced by patriarchy, Justice Fathima Beevi, shattered the glass ceiling by… Read More »

Rights of a Muslim Woman in Today’s World

This article by Eshanee Bhattacharya focuses on the Rights of a Muslim Woman in Today’s World. Read it only at Legal Bites. I. Introduction The three wheels of the international forum are LPG – Liberalization, Privatization and Globalization. These three phenomena have dramatically changed the lives of both men and women around the globe. Rapid social change, higher… Read More »

Blockchain Technology and the Indian Legal Industry

The application of Blockchain technology is leading to discussions of its utilization in sectors like supply chain, pharma, finance, etc. This article attempts to explain the concept of blockchain technology, its types, its uses, and its application in the legal industry with emphasis on the Indian legal industry. I. Concept of Blockchain Blockchain is a method of storing… Read More »

Pre-Packaged Insolvency Resolution Process: Informal Route to Resolution

This article on “Pre-Packaged Insolvency Resolution Process: Informal Route to Resolution” authored by Eshanee Bhattacharya explains the Pre-Packaged Insolvency Resolution Procedure in tandem with UNCITRAL and  Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code, 2016 with the latest amendments in the law. Background of the Code Formal insolvency processes, such as the Code’s Corporate Insolvency Resolution Procedure (“CIRP”), can take a long… Read More »

Shreya Singhal v Union of India: Case Comment

This case comment on “Shreya Singhal v Union of India[1]“ prepared by Eshanee Bhattacharya is one of the landmark cases where the Supreme Court of India laid down emphasis on the freedom of speech and expression[2]. The judgement struck down Section 66-A of the Information Technology Act, 2000 as violative of free speech and expression in a democratic setup.… Read More »