Corporate law has taken legal practice from the mustiness of courtrooms
to the airconditioned sophistication of boardrooms,
with engineering, medicine and
civil services, the legal profession, that third wing of the democratic system,
is one of the better-known and more sought-after careers. Law is one of the
most basic social institutions. It establishes the rules that define how
society will live, and each individual's rights and obligations. It also
determines how the state will enforce the rules to maintain law and order, and
prescribes penalties for those who break these laws. It is one of the oldest
professions known to man.
Indian law firm Asia's 4th for M&A deals
You know I want to simplify the workflow. Please take this and meet the plant manager, branch manager, accounts manager, marketing manager... then bring it for my approval.
The recent fee hike by the IIMs and others may push up the
demand for education loans by over 25 pc, writes S.C.
recent hike in the fees of IIMs and IITs is bound to push
up the demand for education loans. This would be in addition to the loans being
sought by the students rushing overseas and those seeking admission to private
colleges, enabling banks to further build up this portfolio.
Small towns big on talent
is a growing market in small towns and many companies are
setting up base in Tier-II and III cities, as revealed by the surveys below:
The key findings of The Ernst & Young's report on “The
Great Indian Retail Story” revealed the following trends, according to a
Q. Our son is very good with computers. He has been
designing small programmes ever since he was a kid. He is at present studying
in a boarding school. What can we do to sustain his interest?
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ICWAI to launch course in accounting
Institute of Cost and Works Accountants of India recently
said it is launching a 'Certificate Course in Accounting Technician' to cater
to junior accounting job requirements in rural areas. The course is being
introduced in both English as well as Hindi languages and the fee is Rs 8,600,
the institute said in a statement.
IIM-K to have facilities for
Indian Institute of Management-Kozhikode(IIM-K) is working
on a plan to create physical and academic infrastructure to play a major role
in post-doctoral studies in management in the country,its Director Krishnakumar
Youth not keen on career in
exception of the money-spinning game of cricket, a
majority of India's urban youth is disinclined toward taking up sports as a
career and prefer jobs in sectors like finance, retail and IT, according to an