Krida Legal

India

Analysis

Overview

A unique firm in the market, Krida Legal is a boutique that specialises in sports and gaming law. Its key pillars are corporate and M&A, dispute resolution and IP. It was founded in 2014 and is led by Vidushpat Singhania, a long-time trusted legal counsel by many of the country’s various sporting boards and associations. For example, the firm is a member of the regulatory commission of the Indian Super League, Sportscom’s managing committee, the legal committee of the All India Gaming Federation, the E-Gaming Federation and the election oversight panel of World Athletics, among many others.

Media and entertainment

Work highlights

Advised the IPG Group on the structuring of the “Lanka Premier League” for a T20 cricket league in Sri Lanka.

Representing athlete Manika Batra in the High Court against the International Table Tennis Federation over allegations of illegal match manipulations and corruption.

Defending athlete Vijay Singh before the anti-doping disciplinary panel and anti-doping appeal panel with regards to allegations of a presence of a prohibited substance in the client’s body.

Acting for the All India Gaming Federation against a public interest litigation gambling ban.

Key clients

Baazi Networks, Golden Gaming International, Grid Logic Games, Uttar Pradesh State Rifle Association