Constitutionalisation of Private Law Disputes: Horlicks Ltd and Anr. v. Heinz India Pvt. Ltd.

Judgments of Indian courts are often criticised for their use of convoluted language, verbosity, and tendency to digress into avoidable terrains (for instances of courts employing barely decipherable language, see this). A recent order of the Delhi High Court (‘Order’), in the matter of Horlicks Limited and Anr. v. Heinz India Private Limited falls into the third category- crossing into the territory of fundamental rights in a private law dispute. The Order was made in an application filed by Horlicks … Continue reading Constitutionalisation of Private Law Disputes: Horlicks Ltd and Anr. v. Heinz India Pvt. Ltd.