Jidesh Kumar Shares Insights On CCI’s Move To Enhance Secrecy Rules In The Telegraph Online

Posted On - 1 March, 2024 • By - King Stubb & Kasiva

In a recent article published by The Telegraph Online (India), Jidesh Kumar shared his expert views on the Competition Commission of India’s (CCI) bid to tighten secrecy rules. The article, titled “CCI Bid to Tighten Secrecy Rule,” discusses the potential impact of the proposed changes on legal proceedings and the implications for individuals.

Jidesh Kumar highlighted the potential risks associated with the introduction of filing documents through an affidavit. According to him, this approach carries the inherent danger of prosecution for perjury and submitting false documents during judicial or quasi-judicial proceedings. He emphasized that such a move could expose individuals to criminal liability under various laws, including the Bharatiya Nyaya Sanhita, 2023.

Article:  https://www.telegraphindia.com/business/competition-commission-of-india-proposes-changes-in-confidential-clauses-in-bid-to-tighten-secrecy-rule/cid/2003468