Tag: internal complaints committee

ICC and its Members

10 instances of biases which may impact ICCs while investigating ...

While legislation mandates that one external member must be a part of the Internal Complaints Committee, the rest of the Committee members are from the workplace in context. While there are advantages to this, there is a corresponding pitfall, as ...
ICC and its Members

External Member of ICC- moving to an Expert Advisor role ...

  Finding an appropriately qualified individual to fulfill the role of the external member in the Internal Complaints Committee is one particular task that poses quite a few difficulties for organisations. The ambiguity and vagueness in the guidelines for the ...
Case Reviews

Court will not interfere unless the order of the ICC ...

Citation: Vidya Akhave v. Union of India and Ors. (Bombay High Court WP No. 196 of 2015) Highlights: Court will not interfere in the punishment imposed by the ICC unless the order of the ICC is “shockingly disproportionate to the Act ...
Case Reviews

Interest of Justice can be met only when the Internal ...

Citation: Jaya Kodate v. Rashtrasant Tukdoji Maharaj Nagpur University (Bombay High Court WP 3449, 3450, 3451 of 2013) Highlights: The Court laid down that during the constitution of the ICC, the members chosen ought to be committed to the cause of ...
Case Reviews

ICC reports shall substantiate their findings with a definitive conclusion ...

Citation: Ashok Kumar Singh v. University of Delhi (Delhi High Court WP 7371 of 2016) Highlights: Where the report of the ICC states that the case has substance, it is also required for them to clarify the same, failing which, they ...
Case Reviews

ICC proceedings cannot be challenged during interim stages of inquiry. ...

Citation: Shashi Bala v SBM Secondary School (Delhi High Court WP 706 of 2014) Highlights: During the interim stage of the complaint, prior to the finding of any conclusions, no challenge is to be made against the findings in such a ...
Case Reviews

An inquiry is considered to be final, only when the ...

Citation: Sunil Manuprasad Jani v. High Court of Gujarat and Ors. (Gujarat High Court Special Civil Application 14566 of 2015) Highlights: The Court held that the inquiry conducted by the appropriate body can only be held to be final when it ...
Case Reviews

ICC to be reconstituted if not in compliance with the ...

Citation: Linda Eastwood v Union of India and Ors. (Delhi High Court WP 1904 of 2013) Highlights: ICC was reconstituted as the previous ICC was not in compliance with the POSH Act. Facts: The Petitioner filed the petition in order for the ...
Case Reviews

Procedure of Cross-Examination should adhere to principles of Natural Justice: ...

Citation: Manjeet Singh v Indraprastha Gas (Delhi High Court, W.P.(C) 6352/2016) Highlights Cross Examination must be written not verbal. It is important to treat the goodwill, fair name and dignity of the innocent with utmost care Facts The petitioner (Manjeet Singh) ...
Case Reviews

The ICC to be treated as an Inquiry Committee under ...

Citation: L.S. Sibu v Air India Ltd (Kerala High Court, WP(C).No. 4001 of 2016 (A)) Highlights: The enquiry to be conducted under Section 13 is not a preliminary enquiry but should be a full-fledged enquiry as to the finding of fact ...
Subscribe to Ungender Insights!
Stay on our mailing list to get legal updates, industry insights and more on creating safe, gender neutral and inclusive workplaces in India.
Superb! Now check your email and confirm your email address before we can send you any industry updates or insights.
We respect your privacy. Your information is safe and will never be shared.
Don't miss out. Subscribe today.
×
×
WordPress Popup Plugin