Sectors & Practice Areas / Sectors / Commercial & Industrial

Brief overview on Commercial & Industrial

Commercial & Industrial conflicts can trigger a slew of serious issues for any organisation in any market, anywhere in the world, if they aren't settled easily, successfully, and cost-effectively.

Commercial disputes can jeopardize profitability, reputation, and sometimes the very existence of a business. Our approach to commercial disputes is straight-forward: quickly learn the cause and parameters of the dispute, work proactively with the client to develop a desired outcome and a strategy to achieve that outcome, and then make it happen.


Relevant Commercial & Industrial Laws:

  •       Factories

o    The Factories Act, 1948

  •       Plantations

o    The Plantations Labour Act, 1951

  •       Mines

o    The Mines Act, 1952

  •       Transport

o    The Indian Railways Act 1890

o    The Dock Workers' (Regulation of Employment) Act, 1948

o    The Merchant Shipping Act, 1958

o    The Motor Transport Workers' Act, 1961

  •       Shops and Commercial Establishments

o    The Shops & Commercial Establishments Act (Central & State Acts)

  •       Safety and Welfare

o    The Limestone and Dolomite Mines Labour Welfare Fund Act, 1972

o    The Mica Mines Labour Welfare Fund Act, 1976

o    The Iron Ore Mines, manganese Ore Mines and Chrome Ore Mines Labour

  •       Welfare Fund Act, 1976

o    The Iron Ore Mines, Manganese Ore Mines and Chrome Ore Mines Labour Welfare Cess Act, 1976

o    The Bidi Workers Welfare Fund Act, 1976

o    The Bidi Workers Welfare Cess Act, 1976

o    The Dock Workers' (Safety, Health & Welfare) Act, 1986

o    The Labour Welfare Fund Laws (Amendment) Act, 1987

  •       Wages and Bonus

o    The Payment of Wages Act, 1936

o    The Minimum Wages Act, 1948

o    The Payment of Bonus Act, 1965

  •       Social Security

o    The Workmen's Compensation Act, 1923

o    The Employees' State Insurance Act, 1948

o    The Employees' Provident Funds & Miscellaneous Provisions Act, 1952

o    The Maternity Benefit Act, 1961

o    The Employees' Family Pension Scheme, 1971

  •       Industrial Relations

o    The Trade Unions Act, 1926

o    The Industrial Employment (Standing Orders) Act, 1946

o    The Industrial Disputes Act, 1947

  •       Miscellaneous

o    The Children's (Pledging of Labour) Act, 1933

o    The Child Labour (Prohibition and Regulation) Act, 1986

o    The Collection of Statistics Act, 1953

o    The Employment Exchanges (Compulsory Notification of Vacancies) Act, 1959

o    The Apprentices Act, 1961

o    The Bidi and Cigar Workers (Conditions of Employment) Act, 1966

o    The Contract Labour (Regulation and Abolition) Act, 1970

o    The Equal Remuneration Act, 1976

o    The Bonded Labour System Abolition Act, 1976

o    The Sales Promotion Employees' (Conditions of Services) Act, 1976

o    The Inter-State Migrant Workmen (Regulation of Employment and Conditions of Service) Act, 1979

o    The Emigration Act, 1983