Upon representations from various industry bodies by way of writ petitions in various State High Courts challenging the retrospective effect from FY 2014-15, several high courts have stayed the retrospective operation temporarily.
|S. No.||Court/ Office Concerned||Case Title & No.||Date of Passing Interim Stay Order|
|1.||Kerala High Court||The United Planters’ Association of Southern India & Anr. V. Union of India
W.P. (C) No. 3025/ 2016 (C)
|January 27, 2016|
|2.||Karnataka High Court||Karnataka Employees Association V. Union of India
W.P. 5272/ 2016
|February 2, 2016|
|3.||Madhya Pradesh Labour Office||Following the orders given by the Kerala and Karnataka High Courts||February 4, 2016|
|4.||Allahabad High Court (Uttar Pradesh)||Benara Udyog Ltd. V. Union of India & 3 Ors.
WRIT (C) No. 6098/ 2016
|February 12, 2016|
|5.||Gujarat High Court||Federation of Gujarat Industries V. Union of India & Anr.
Special Civil Application No. 5207/ 2016
|April 5, 2016|
|6.||Punjab & Haryana High Court||Faridabad Industries Association & Anr. V. Union of India C.W.P. No. 2859/ 2016 AND Gurgaon Industries Association & Anr. V. Union of India C.W.P. No. 2999/ 2016.||April 8, 20|