A legal dispute has now erupted in Uddhav Thackeray v. the Rebels.

Shiv Senas are negotiating to claim to be the rightful owner of Maharashtras ruling party . Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray and Sena rebel MLA leader Eknath Shinde are negotiating .

Mumbai: The fight for Shiv Senas rule has moved from the streets to the drawing room, where the legal teams of Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray and Sena rebel MLA leader Eknath Shinde are negotiating to claim to be the rightful owner of Maharashtra's ruling party, which is based in Guwahati and claims to have the support of almost 40 Sena MLAs and ten others.