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The biggest dillemma of Indian lawyers

What do you think is the biggest problem in your life? “I feel I have not been able to do justice to my family. I do not feel like wearing that black dress, I hate going to my office, I do not feel like stepping foot inside that court again.” This is a lawyer who …

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Can 1st gen lawyers dominate Supreme Court practice 

Most traditional Supreme Court lawyers will struggle to effectively deploy AI to draft petitions for a long time to come, even though they already face a lot of challenges. Most of their juniors who are actually good at drafting move on to establish their own practice. They are always looking for someone who can help …

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Life changing rewards of cracking Advocate on Record (AoR) exam

How many lawyers in India actually achieve the dream of a Supreme Court practice as an Advocate on Record (AoR)? The exact answer, according to the Supreme Court of India, is 3,041 as of December 2022. That is the number of Advocates on Record registered with the SC currently. Remember, there are about 15 lakh …

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How to build relationship with law firm partners while you are preparing so that you can get AoR work through them while you prepare for the AOR exam

It would take you ages to build any kind of meaningful network with corporates to get Supreme Court work from them directly. But there is an amazing shortcut to get AoR work. Corporate law firms have clients who have huge, high stakes matters that go up to the Supreme Court all the time. For arguments, …

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How the ‘AoR brand’opens doors

Have you ever wondered what crisis is being faced by lawyers in India today? And is there an opportunity in this for you? Let’s discuss this.  There are approximately 20 lakh practising lawyers in India. The biggest challenges they face are:  Many lawyers do different things to counter these problems. Some set up nice, fancy …

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How to review a non-compete clause as per Canadian Law

Let me teach you how to draft or review an international contract, keeping in mind the local law aspects in Canada.  We are going to teach you a couple of clauses.  The first is a non-compete clause.  Let us assume that a Canadian founder whose startup is in Toronto wants to know what to do …

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5 agreements that any startup entrepreneur needs and what is their commercial objective 

If you visit a startup, your pitch has to be about making them investment ready – so that you can help them get on the growth trajectory. Here are some of the contracts you should know how to draft for that:  Bonus: shareholders agreements 1 – Co-Founders Agreement  A co-founders agreement is very important for …

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How to draft a co-founders agreement

Do you know what a co-founders agreement is? Anyone starting a new startup should enter into a cofounders agreement with the co-founders they gather. This agreement outlines their understanding with respect to the new venture and protects the rights of all the cofounders. This work is easy to find, and many new entrepreneurs are unable …

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How to draft a confidentiality clause in an agreement

A confidentiality clause is present in almost every agreement, so it makes sense to learn how to draft it.  Let me give you an example of its relevance. Foxconn makes processors for Apple. Imagine that Foxconn has a contract to manufacture processors for its iPhones and Macbook devices.  6 months before the iPhone 15 is …