The notable judgments of Gopal Sri Ram

FORMER Federal Court judge Gopal Sri Ram is well known for giving on-the-spot oral judgments and landmark rulings relating to constitutional, public, contract, and industrial law.

Sri Ram, 79, had the distinction of being the first lawyer in private practice to be appointed to the Court of Appeal when it was set up in 1994 when he had never served as a judicial commissioner or a High Court judge.