SG Mohan Parasaran takes 'guard' in Shell case

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Well, now the Shell case is slowly acquiring all the characteristics of the famous Vodafone legal battle. First the huge Rs. 15,000cr odd addition, then Senior Advocate and Vodafone tax counsel Harish Salve representing Shell in Bombay HC and now comes the news that Solicitor General Mohan Parasaran will be appearing for Revenue in the matter, assisted by Special Counsel - Girish Dave ( Former DIT ). 

Salve and Parasaran, both legal heavyweights, squared off in the Vodafone case  as well . Salve, arguably the best and surely the costliest lawyer in India and Parasaran crafty with his strategy, that has seen the Revenue win many high profile tax and other big legal disputes. This one promises to be another classic