Astha is a Senior Resident Fellow working in the area of Corporate Law and Financial Regulation. Her research interests include company law, corporate governance and financial regulation. She completed her B.A.,LL.B. (Hons.) from the NALSAR University of Law in 2014 and her LL.M from the University of Cambridge in 2015. She has served as an editor of the NALSAR Student Law Review and the Cambridge Journal of International and Comparative Law. Prior to joining Vidhi, she was an associate at AZB & Partners, Mumbai.
India needs a financial crisis agency to handle impact of Covid and future disasters
The Financial Stability and Development Council was set up by the Indian govt to safeguard against crises, but its non-statutory status poses major limitations.
COVID-19 Crisis Calls for Safeguards for Company Directors
Potential unearthing of corporate frauds and stricter enforcement could unfairly target directors