Managing Partner, Pavani Reddy, comments in relation to Vijay Mallya's extradition hearing, due at Westminster Magistrates' Court on Monday 10 December 2018.
The below comments were published in The Economic Times, 10 December 2018. The full article can be found here.
"LONDON: Embattled liquor tycoon Vijay Mallya, wanted in India on alleged fraud and money laundering charges amounting to an estimated Rs 9,000 crores, is set to appear before the Westminster Magistrates' Court here on Monday when his extradition trial is listed for a judgment hand-down.
"If the judge is satisfied that all of the procedural requirements are met, and that none of the statutory bars to extradition apply, he or she must send the case to the Secretary of State for a decision to be taken on whether to order extradition", explains Pavani Reddy, a UK-based legal expert and Managing Partner of Zaiwalla & Co.
"This will also apply if an appeal lodged by either party in the High Court is unsuccessful, but the 28 days will commence from the date when the appeal hearing was concluded," said Reddy."
In addition to the above, Pavani's comments have also been published widely in a range of further publications, including: