The rules for what international lawyers can and can't do in India are confusing, in part because the situation there is fluid. To wit: A recent Indian law school grad has filed a suit in the high court in Madras seeking to ban foreign firms from practicing in India, even though they are already banned. Why? For one, A.K. Balaji, who names 32 law firms as defendants, claims that international firms are not properly abiding by the ban on practicing in India.
Blocking a Passage to India, Again
The American Lawyer
April 19, 2010