Role of the Independent Oversight Committee for Product Design (See 'Dash board') The Insolvency And Bankruptcy Code Amendment Act 2017 (See 'DashBoard') India's NIIF & DP World to create investment plan for transport, logistics (See 'TOG News') Competition Act - When Broadcaster is intentionally charging higher rates for providing television channels from small cable operator to create monopoly of big cable providers, same amounts to abused of dominant position & entering into anti-competitive agreements: CCI (See 'Legal Desk') SEBI Act - Pith and substance of Clause 35 of listing agreement and provisions of PIT Regulations are different and distinguishable, and therefore, compliance of one cannot be ground for non compliance of another: SEBI (See 'Legal Desk') GST Council approves several Amendments in Laws - (+) & (-) both (See 'THE COB(WEB)' in TIOL) Online Filing System for Offer Documents, Schemes of Arrangement, Takeovers and Buy backs (See 'Dashboard') TRAI directs RCom & RTL to refund unused balance of subscribers (See 'TOG News') Good governance: IT Min calls industry & academia to jointly develop AI model (See 'TOG News') AIF: Murthy Committee submits report to SEBI GST Council notifies clarifications on rates & exemptions (See 'TOG News') The Karnataka Bank bags 'Best Financial Services & Foreign Exchange Earner in Southern Region' award from FIEO GST Council modifies penalty for non-furnishing of returns (See 'TOG News' in 25th GST Council meet: Tax rates cut from 28% on 29 goods & 53 Services (See 'TOG News') Govt working on measures to boost exports in India: Prabhu (See 'TOG News') GST Council is quite sensitive to exporters' problems, says Vice President (See 'Top News' in 'TIOL') Jaitley holds Pre-Budget talks with State FMs before Council Meet (See 'Top News' in 'TIOL) More authority to NCDC for disease surveillance: MoS Health (See 'TOG News') YES BANK commits USD 5 bn for Solar projects in India at International Solar Alliance Apollo Munich Health Insurance enhances distribution with Majesco's Digital Solutions SBI to raise Rs 20,000 crore through long- term bonds for financing affordable housing projects Foreign Exchange Earnings (in Rupee and US $ Terms) through Tourism in India in December 2017 Trade Marks Act - Mark 'Texmo' can be declared as well known mark when presence of mark & its footprint in relevant section of public stands established and not contested by opposite party: HC (See 'Legal Desk') Competition Act - An old issue which has been protracted due to forum-shopping & delaying tactics by claimant, cannot be refurbished and raised before CCI, when matter doesn't involve any competition issue: CCI (See 'Legal Desk') Modi Govt brought Space technology to every Indian household: Dr Jitendra Singh (See 'TOG News' in Mr Gajendra Singh Shekhawat is leading the Indian delegation to 10th Global Forum for Food & Agriculture, Berlin, Germany from 18th-20th January 2018 (See 'TOG News' in Rebooting of GST - A TIOL word of caution for the Council (See 'THE COB(WEB)' in TIOL) Insolvency professionals bound to disclose relationship with associated parties (See 'Corpbrief') BHEL scoops Rs 2.8 cr for 660 MW power project in Maharashtra (See 'Corpbrief') iCreate: Indo-Israeli venture for boosting entrepreneurship (See 'TOG News') Transparent & time-bound - rules for hotel classification revamped (See 'TOG News') Budget 2018: Balance of populist & reformist measures expected (See 'TOG News' in CII demands C Form be continued till Petroleum & Natural Gas brought under GST (See 'Top News' in 'TIOL') Central Advisory Board favours online education & more autonomy for quality institutes (See 'Top News' in 'TIOL') Marketplace joins hands with Reuters for mobile updates (See 'Corpbrief') BSE all set to buyback shares at max price of Rs 1100 (See 'Corpbrief') Fees payable to an insolvency professional and to other professionals appointed by an insolvency professional (See 'Dashboard') Disclosures by Insolvency Professionals and other Professionals appointed by Insolvency Professionals conducting Resolution Processes (See 'Dashboard') Puravankara launches housing project Provident Park Square post RERA & invests Rs. 600 crores Gravita India bags orders worth Rs. 250 crore Sun Pharma announces Settlement of Patent Litigation for Generic Linzess in US Telangana to revamp land record administration (See 'TOG News' in A nuanced approach to Works Contract under GST (See 'TOG Insight' in PMLA: Second proviso to Section 5(1) of Act cannot be termed unconstitutional, in light of safeguards provided in first proviso to Section 5(1): HC (See 'Legal Desk') CPC - In passing-off action, plaintiff obliged to establish existence of commercial transaction: HC (See Legal Desk') 82 SPVs Formed to accelerate Smart Cities projects (See 'Corp Brief') Smart Cities use 'Smart' technology to give cleaner environment (See 'TOG News') Railways joins hands with construction industry to speed up projects M&G Prudential partners with TCS to digitally transform its customer service New name reservation service is likely to be deployed on January 26 by MCA Infosys launches Business Assurance Store to drive productivity and accelerate business agility Budget 2018: Steel industry demands removal of Customs duty on raw materials (See 'TOG News') India to adopt Israeli techniques in boosting crops & water efficiency (See 'TOG News') Companies Act - Scheme of amalgamation and arrangement between Vodafone and Idea satisfies provisions of sections 230 to 232 of Act and appears to be bona fide and is in interest of shareholders and creditors and therefore, calls for approval: NCLT (See 'Leagl Desk') Arbitration and Conciliation Act - When petitioner fails to comply with instructions issued from time to time and large number of discrepancies were found regarding quality of work and speed of rural electrification, decision of contractee PVVNL for terminating contract along with forfeiture of bank guarantees is justified: HC (See 'Legal Desk') IPR Competition for students launched (See 'Corp Brief')