Vires of Section 122(1), 122(5-A) and 210 of Income Tax Ordinance

Mr. Justice Athar Minallah in his judgment has decided the issue regarding vires of section 122(1), 122(5-A) and 210 of Income Tax Ordinance in Writ Petition No. 4001 of 2012. 1. The facts, in brief, are that the petitioners are juridical persons and were served with respective notices under sections 122(5-A) read with 122(9) of Read more about Vires of Section 122(1), 122(5-A) and 210 of Income Tax Ordinance[…]

Statutory Body under Employees’ Old-Age Benefits Act, 1976

Mr. Justice Faisal Arab in his judgment has decided the issue as to what is a statutory body under Employees’ Old-Age Benefits Act, 1976 in Civil Appeal No. 908 OF 2012. 1. Telegraph & Telephone Department was originally a department of the Federal Government. Under Pakistan Telecommunication Corporation Act, 1991 (Act XVIII of 1991) the Read more about Statutory Body under Employees’ Old-Age Benefits Act, 1976[…]

Principle of Master and Servant

Mr. Justice Ejaz Afzal Khan in his judgment has decided the issue regarding principle of master and servant in Criminal Review Petition Nos. 247 to 249 of 2011. 1. These civil review petitions have arisen out of the judgment dated 11.8.2011 of this Court whereby Civil Appeals Nos.239, 240 and 241 of 2011 were allowed Read more about Principle of Master and Servant[…]

Amalgamation of Mobilink and Warid

The Competition Commission of Pakistan has decided phase II review regarding amalgamation of Mobilink and Warid on 18 March 2016 in Merger Case No. 773 of 2015. 1. The Competition Commission of Pakistan (the “Commission”) is mandated under the Competition Act 2010′ (the “Act”) and the Rules and Regulations made thereunder, to ensure free competition Read more about Amalgamation of Mobilink and Warid[…]

Vires of Access Promotion Rules 2004

Mr. Justice Ejaz Afzal Khan in his judgment has decided the issue regarding vires of Access Promotion Rules 2004 in Civil Appeals No. 139 of 2013 etc. 1. Vires of Access Promotion Rules, 2004 was challenged on the grounds that they are outside the orbit of Section 57 of the Pakistan Telecommunication (Re-organization) Act, 1996; Read more about Vires of Access Promotion Rules 2004[…]